Complete Streets Strathcona

Complete Streets Strathcona (CSS) was a working group composed of members of the Old Strathcona Business Association, Strathcona Centre Community League, University of Alberta students and staff, and other community residents, as well as interested stakeholders and the Edmonton Bicycle Commuters’ Society.

CSS advocated for safe and comfortable bicycling infrastructure in Old Strathcona.

Upcoming dates
Past dates
  • August 31, 2012: Isaak Kornelsen Memorial Ride
  • September 25, 2012: Cyclist Town Hall Meeting – Whyte Avenue Corridor Bike Paths
  • October 3, 2012: Working group initial meeting
  • October 15, 2012: Campus 2 Campus (C2C) planning meeting
  • November 2, 2012: C2C Public Forum on Bike Infrastructure
  • November 3, 2012: Complete Streets Strathcona Action Plan meeting
  • November 8, 2012: Complete Streets Strathcona Open House
  • December 5, 2012: Complete Streets Strathcona Presentation of Open House Summary Results
  • December 11, 2012: Complete Streets Strathcona working group meeting
  • June 29, 2013: Complete Streets Strathcona Open Street Open House
  • Time: 7pm to 9pm
    Location: Old Strathcona Business Association Office (#202, 10345 Whyte Ave)

    Everyone is welcome to attend this meeting. We will review the findings from the November 8 open house, discuss the upcoming meeting with the City on December 19, and update the progress of the sub-groups.

  • December 19, 2012: Complete Streets Strathcona meeting with the City of Edmonton

Get in touch with us & get involved

If you have any questions about the working group or its activities, please contact Steve Andersen, chair of the Edmonton Bicycle Commuters’ advocacy committee.

Name: Steve Andersen
E-mail: [email protected]

Interactive Map

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Presentation


First Open House

On November 8, 2012, Complete Streets Strathcona held an open house at the Strathcona Community League Hall. The map below includes feedback received during the open house. A summary report of what we heard is available here:

Complete Streets Strathcona – November 2012 Open House Summary Report


Stakeholders

Strathcona Centre is one of the oldest community leagues in the city of Edmonton.

If you live between Whyte Avenue and the North Saskatchewan River, Mill Creek and 107 Street, you’re a Strathcona Centre community member.

Join the league to meet your neighbours and continue making Strathcona Centre one of Edmonton’s best communities.

Live music and theatre, shopping, festivals, restaurants and services, Old Strathcona has it all. With over 600 of Edmonton’s coolest businesses, Old Strathcona has everything you need for a modern lifestyle in a historical district. The area offers a variety of choices including fashion, music shops, lodging, food, salons & spas, gifts, books, decor, health, sporting goods, professional services and even vehicles. (read more…) »


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Complete Streets Strathcona Updates

Direct routes for cyclists & pedestrians

ISL Engineering has been selected to design bike infrastructure for 102 Ave (from 136 St to 96 St) and 83 Ave (from 112 St to Mill Creek Ravine).

From the City of Edmonton:

These routes are intended to be high quality, allā€seasons routes that will be comfortable to a wide range of users, particularly families.

(read more…) »

United Cycle

Our next monthly meeting of our advocacy committee (of which you can be a part!) is on April 3, 2013, at 6:30pm in the United Cycle community room.

Thanks to United for hosting! They’re located at 7620 Gateway Blvd. The meeting room is upstairs–ask the staff for directions.

This meeting is open to anyone interested in helping advocate for a better city for cycling.

The next meeting of the Complete Streets Strathcona working group will be on Tuesday, December 11, at 7pm at the Old Strathcona Business Association Office (#202, 10345 Whyte Ave). Please go to http://edmontonbikes.ca/strathcona for full details.

On Thursday, November 8, 2012, the Complete Streets Strathcona working group hosted an open house at the Strathcona Community League Hall from 7-9pm. (read more…) »

campus2campus

Campus 2 Campus (C2C) is a student initiative raising awareness of the lack of safe and inclusive cycling infrastructure between U of A campuses and advocating for policy change.

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The Edmonton Journal recently published an article on the inadequacy of sharrows. You can get involved now to help us get better, real bike infrastructure.

C2C Forum on Bike Lanes

Campus 2 Campus, a group of public health student advocates concerned about safe cycling infrastructure in our university community, invites you to a forum on safe bike transport between Campus Saint Jean and North Campus. (read more…) »