Posts Categorized: Renewal

Council turns down amendment Mezzo

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We are very pleased with the outcome of todays council meeting in regards to the Mezzo development and the request from the developer to have the affordable housing provision changed. Council turned down the amendment request telling Westoak the developer to meet the provisions approved in the DC2 provision in April of 2016. We are… Read more »

Mezzo Development Back to Council |Nov 15, 2017

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I am not sure if you are aware but the Mezzo development is going back to council on November 15, 2017 as the affordable housing agreement with Habitat for Humanity has fallen through. It is our understanding that it was not a firm agreement when presented to council April 2016 when the Mezzo project was… Read more »

Renewal Open House Well Attended By Community

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On March 8 our committee hosted an open house to showcase the student team’s vision for Strathcona’s Neighbourhood Renewal. About 75 people turned out to see what the students had come up with and to discuss the wonderful potential that neighbourhood renewal has for Strathcona. University students Kaylyn, Aaron, Nelson and Stephanie were gathering input for… Read more »

Open House Strathcona Renewal – March 6, 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

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Did you know that Strathcona Centre Neighbourhood is due to be renewed in 2019-2021? The city will be investing about $25 million in our streets and sidewalks (more info here). This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to redesign our community to better accommodate walking and biking. Students from the University of Alberta’s Urban Planning Department have created three… Read more »