When Strathearn resident Madeline Rainey wanted to do something about cars cutting across her lawn as they turn from a laneway adjacent to her house onto the 85 Street access road she was advised by city officials that it was better to beg forgiveness than ask permission. So, she and […]

Traffic Calming 101


  The inaugural Strathearn Trivia Night hosted at Juniper’s Bistro was a huge success. It was the brainchild of newly appointed social director Chris Samuel. Here, we find out a bit more about the Strathearn resident and what makes him tick… Favourite website? The folks at CanLII.org provide a phenomenal […]

Volunteer Profile – Chris Samuel – Social Director



 Hi Neighbours, Perhaps you’ve recently seen me smiling at your front door, minus the fluffy white pup! Let me introduce myself; I’m Alicia and I’m the membership director for the Strathearn Community League. I have recently completed the 2017 Fall Strathearn membership drive and I am thrilled to report that […]

Volunteer Profile – Alicia Lewis – Membership Director


 The Hall is coming on leaps and bounds! As you can see from the photos, the roof is on and it’s really starting to take shape. The large windows of the main room can be seen and the double high ceiling will create a warm, welcoming atmosphere inside. Some of […]

The New Hall is Taking Shape!



 Tell us a bit about yourself. I’m Yasir, I have been a resident of Strathearn since 2003.  Since that time, I have worked in the inner city at Boyle Street Community Services and Bent Arrow Traditional Healing Society.  More recently I have worked as a Registered Massage Therapist at the Edmonton General […]

Meet Yasir Syed! Strathearn community member and SECLA VP


 Back in fall, the City of Edmonton sent out surveys gauging interest for new streetlights as part of the neighbourhood renewal, and a few months later the streetlights were approved. After this accomplishment, Strathearn launched a design competition for the street signs that would hang on the streetlights for the […]

Street sign competition winner: Kristine MacDonald!