June 25, 2013

Molson Call To Action

We recently had a very disappointing conversation with Scott Mackie, Manager of the City’s Current Planning Branch. It appears as though the city administration is going to recommend that the rezoning of the Molson/Crosstown site gets approved by Council. We are very dismayed by this decision and it raises significant concerns about how the decision making mechanism within the City administration works given the overwhelming response of local citizens and even professionals within the […]
May 29, 2013

Summer Swim Times 2015

We are excited to offer our members access to outdoor community swim times. The schedule for the summer is:   Queen Elizabeth (Sunday through Wednesday, 5-7 PM, from May 23 to Sept 18) Oliver Pool (Sunday through Wednesday, 5-7 PM, from June 1 to Sept 2) Mill Creek (Sunday through Saturday, 7-9 PM, from May 23 to Sept 18) Fred Broadstock (Sunday through Wednesday, 5-7 PM, from May 23 to […]
May 27, 2013

Join us at the Oliver Community Festival!

Oliver Community Festival is coming up on June 1, and promises to be a good time for all ages. Rain or shine, join us for free food, bake & rummage sales, and TONNES of live local entertainment. The Community League is also looking for volunteers to help out on the day of the Festival – we’ll be selling memberships and history books (cash only!) and sharing information about the League. Please email […]
May 13, 2013

Proposed Community Development Themes

On Saturday May 11th the league hosted a community consultation around the proposed plans for the Molson/Crosstown site located at 121 St and 104 Ave. The event was highly successful with over 50 people attending – this would place it as one of the larger events of this type in the city in recent years. A key component of the consultation was articulating a set of community characteristics that Oliver should strive to reflect.  […]