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July 23, 2019

2018 Financial Statements

The Oliver Community League’s 2018 financial statements are now available. They have been prepared and reviewed by RSM Canada. We will be having a Special General Meeting on July 31st at 6:00 pm at Grace Lutheran Church for the community to review and approve these statements. Any questions can be emailed to treasurer@olivercommunity.com. Please click on the link below to view the statements: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5hKAN6D1kTfWUo1WGRYVjdhZ1Bwa0hKWEdEcEJZTG55RWV3/view?usp=sharing
July 9, 2019

Why the Oliver Community League did not support the land swap

On April 29, 2019, the City of Edmonton Council voted against the proposed land swap of the former St. John’s School site on 120 Street, currently zoned Urban Services (US), for an equal portion of the northeast corner of Oliver Park on 104 Avenue and 118 Street. The corner of Oliver Park was to be rezoned into a high density residential development, specifically, Site Specific Development Control (DC2), and the […]
March 14, 2019

Imagine what OCL’s recreation and open spaces can be for a chance to win a $500 cash prize!

The Oliver Community Survey has received many great ideas from our community members about what Oliver’s recreation and open spaces can be, and now we want you to bring those possibilities to life! We currently have two green spaces in Oliver that we would like our neighbours’ help to reimagine.   The first, Oliver Park, found on 118 Street and 104 Ave, is a whole city block that currently houses […]
March 14, 2019

Finding Oliver: Ligtvoet’s art is a celebration of Oliver’s best

In his music, Cadence Weapon would often point to popular Edmonton watering holes ― from a drunken stupor at the Black Dog or a slice of pizza at the Funky Pickle. No matter where the night would take him, this former city poet laureate, would always make his way back to Oliver Square. “See me on the billBetter follow me thereI solemnly swearI’ll make it back to Oliver Square” Paul […]