Posts Categorized: Neighbourhood

PlanWhyte survey: Add your voice

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There’s a lot of good that can come from looking at the density in and around Whyte Avenue’s historic blocks. And we want to make sure your voice is heard as part of this look at Edmonton’s best neighbourhood, because it’s about more than just Whyte. Please fill in your thoughts on the latest survey… Read more »

ArtSpirit Festival – November 17-20

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The Arts to Soar at Holy Trinity’s ArtSpirit Festival With the days growing shorter, now’s a good time to revive one’s spirit at Holy Trinity’s ArtSpirit Festival, from November 17 through November 20. The four-day festival of music, literature, film, dance and theatre provides the perfect venue for spirituality and creativity to interconnect. “This month’s… Read more »

Holy Trinity Anglican Church – Community Remembrance Day

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You are invited to join us on Friday, November 11, 2016 @ 9:45 AM for a Remembrance Day Prayer Service at Holy Trinity along with the soldiers of the South Alberta Light Horse (SALH) regiment. Also joining us are our special guests Trinity Lutheran Church, Councillor Ben Henderson, Hon. Linda Duncan MP Edmonton-Strathcona, and Premier… Read more »

Healing and Remembrance Service

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  Have you or your family been impacted by the affects of war or conflict? Does November 11th leave you the feeling of being left out? Do you carry with you the scars created by it? Well, you are not alone, and this is a service for you to attend in a reverent and safe place, to… Read more »

City of Edmonton Sand for the Winter

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October 28, 2016 Memorandum Last year, when the City was looking for efficiencies to reduce costs, the Community Sandboxes program was identified as a potential reduction. This decision was approved as part of the budget process in 2015 (see page 27), and will save approximately $300,000 in taxpayer dollars annually. Instead of offering free sand… Read more »

3 Mill Creek Meetings

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Mill Creek Ravine has a lot going on this fall, with three meetings coming up seeking input and providing information on different projects. Mill Creek Daylighting Stakeholder Visioning Workshop The City of Edmonton is currently evaluating the feasibility of re-establishing a natural channel between Mill Creek north of 94 Avenue and the North Saskatchewan River… Read more »

Bottle Drive Sat Oct 22 (9-2:30)

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The Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers and Rovers of the 6th Edmonton Scouts in Old Strathcona are holding a bottle drive this Saturday, Oct 22nd.  If you wish to contribute, but do not want us to knock on your door, you can put bottles on your front step and we will gratefully collect them. Otherwise the… Read more »

Public meeting: Festivals and events

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Here’s a notice from the City of Edmonton about a public meeting where feedback is requested on festivals and events in our neighbourhood (and Old Strathcona). Every year, the community around Old Strathcona inclusive of Strathcona, Queen Alexandra and Ritchie host a number of festivals and events. As such, the City of Edmonton’s Civic Events… Read more »

Epcor working in the neighbourhood

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rtu-construction-notice-oct-2016 Click on the link for information about road closures. Note too that there are temporary trail closures in Mill Creek Ravine this week.  Signs are posted in the ravine.