Fresh off the tails of Made In Strathcona’s Most Walkable Street initiative, we’re gearing up for our 2018 Walk Strathcona campaign: 10 Blocks of Passion. 10 Blocks of Passion will highlight 10 unique art pieces inspired by intimate personal stories from Strathcona. Showing a human look at tales from behind the scenes of our diverse… (Read More)
The Strathcona BIA is taking part in the BIA BC 5th annual Turn Down the Heat Week happening November 4 – 10, 2017. Turn Down the Heat Week is the annual initiative that brings BIAs together across to province to raise awareness of the environmental and economic benefits of reducing energy consumption in the workplace… (Read More)
Year One Recap! We’ve launched an initiative to make East Hastings Vancouver’s most walkable street by 2021. Our primary area of focus is East Hastings between Campbell Ave and Princess Ave. For this year we focused on building familiarity with the Strathcona neighbourhood among people in the Lower Mainland, attracting people and businesses to come… (Read More)
Photo credit: Kellan Higgins The Holiday Social at Pat’s Pub in December was a huge success. Around 100 SBIA members and partners came out to enjoy some holiday cheer. Attendees enjoyed the wonderful atmosphere created by Pat’s Pub, great beer from onsite Hastings Mill Brewing Company, yummy bites from Railtown Catering, and of course the… (Read More)
Our guide to exploring Strathcona this holiday season. Whether you consider Strathcona your neck of the woods or a new area to discover, make some time to explore the neighbourhood in the next few days. There is plenty of holiday action to enjoy. Start your winter stroll off right with a cup of freshly brewed… (Read More)
We are pleased to announce that at the 2016 Annual General Meeting held on September 28, 2016 at the Pink Pearl Restaurant, members unanimously voted in support of the renewal term of 7 years, the cap of $7.449M and the 17/18 budget. The Board of Directors expresses its thanks and gratitude to the many members… (Read More)
Read SBIA’s July newsletter here for information about the association’s upcoming renewal and other events.
Download the SBIA October 2015 newsletter to stay up to date with upcoming events and SBIA news.
Dear Strathcona BIA members, Please join us at the Annual General Meeting & Members’ Luncheon: Date: Thursday, September 24 Time: 11:00am – 1:00pm Location: Pink Pearl Chinese Restaurant – 1132 East Hastings Street Please contact the Strathcona BIA office for a copy of the membership form to be eligable to vote at the AGM. Forms must… (Read More)
Meet the Makers Expo 2015 On June 13, 2015, the Strathcona Business Improvement Association (SBIA) is inviting the public to a “Meet the Makers Expo” to celebrate the innovative businesses in the Strathcona community. Click here to volunteer for this fabulous event! Read on for more details. The event will feature business from the restaurant,… (Read More)