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Got pallets? We’ll take ’em!

SBIA is partnering with Recycling Alternative and Wood Shop Workers Co-op to collect unused pallets from Strathcona businesses. The first collection date is August 29th. During the pilot program, businesses can register for collection using the form below, and will receive a discounted collection service through this unique partnership. Conventionally,Read More ..

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Security Audits

In Partnership with the Vancouver Police Department, the SBIA is coordinating security audits for member businesses. Constable Graham Edmunds, Strathcona Neighbourhood Police Officer, will conduct security audits at the request of members. The security audit will advise on: -The placement of cameras, signs and gates -How regular property maintenance canRead More ..

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Made In Strathcona 2016

Made In Strathcona, SBIA’s major campaign to market independent businesses in the area, is ready to launch for 2016! New and improved destination pins will start appearing around Strathcona soon, highlighting restaurants and cafes, breweries, locally-made goods, and retailers who have made their home in our excellent business district. ThisRead More ..

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HUTN new planters painted

Two new planters installed in the Hastings Urban Tree Nursery this summer just got a fresh new look. Artists Sandeep Johal and Rachael Stableford have applied their artistic skills to the planters (located at 477 Powell Street and 901 E Hastings, respectively) and the results are fantastic! Johal’s mandela-inspired tilingRead More ..

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Recycle in Strathcona

The Strathcona Business Improvement Association has partnered with Recycling Alternative and Shift Delivery to provide SBIA members with an innovative and cost effective recycling program. Recycle in Strathcona offers SBIA members: Exclusive discounted rates for SBIA members Comprehensive and flexible recycling services, including on call pickup for non-regular collection items,Read More ..

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Small Biz- BC Job Grant Program

Small businesses (fewer than 50 employees) looking to hire or train staff can receive one-on-one assistance to help understand and access funds from the Canada- B.C. Job Grant program. The program is a partnership between the Province of BC and Read More…

Security Audits

In Partnership with the Vancouver Police Department, the SBIA is coordinating security audits for member businesses. Constable Graham Edmunds, Strathcona Neighbourhood Police Officer, will conduct security audits at the request of members. The security audit will advise on: -The placement Read More…