Bylaw No. 342, which authorizes the borrowing of up to $64.6 million to support the re-development of the Strathcona Gardens recreation complex was adopted earlier this week by the Strathcona Regional District’s Board of Directors. The Strathcona Regional District (SRD) initiated an Alternative Approval Process (AAP) on August 23rd for Bylaw No. 342. The elector… read more
The Strathcona Regional District (SRD) initiated an Alternative Approval Process (AAP) on August 23rd for Bylaw No. 342 enabling the borrowing of funds up to $64.6 million to support the redevelopment of the Strathcona Gardens recreation complex. A total of 106 electors (0.32%) submitted valid forms through the Alternative Approval Process (AAP) to oppose the… read more
The future of the Strathcona Gardens REC-REATE project was a topic of discussion during the August 16th, 2023 Regional Board meeting. Following approval from the Inspector of Municipalities, the Strathcona Regional District (SRD) Board has been given the green light to initiate an Alternative Approval Process (AAP) for Bylaw No. 342. This bylaw enables borrowing… read more
HCMA Architecture + Design has been awarded the contract to provide architectural and engineering services for the REC-REATE project at Strathcona Gardens. After an extensive procurement process evaluating numerous proposals from architectural firms with experience in pool design and major renovations, HCMA represented the best overall value to the Strathcona Regional District (SRD). HCMA will… read more
The SRD has received over $4.6 million from the federal Gas Tax Fund to install several new heating and cooling systems at Strathcona Gardens. This money will support the work in the planned upgrades and renovations proposed through the REC-REATE project and may help reduce the project cost. See the official news release here.
On Wednesday, October 4, the Strathcona Regional District and HCMA presented the Community Advisory Committee and user groups with an updated feasibility study – outlining three potential options for new construction. The revised Appendix is available through this website, and printed copies can be requested from the Strathcona Regional District by calling 250-830-6700, or visiting… read more
Celebrating 45 years, Strathcona Gardens is inviting the community to its annual fall kick-off event on September 15th.
The Strathcona Regional District (SRD) is continuing its planning efforts to revitalize the Strathcona Gardens recreation complex. The project, called REC-REATE Strathcona Gardens, has investigated how best to renew the facility to address aging infrastructure and deliver recreation services in an exciting, modern, safe and inclusive environment.
The Recreate Strathcona Gardens project has an important update available to the public for comments and feedback. Click the link to download the panels from our open house and please provide your feedback to email@example.com by May 25th. To view, click the link below: Recreate Strathcona Update May 2017
Strathcona Gardens Commission Chair Michele Babchuk speaks to 2Day FM about the revitalization project.