News from Eastglen Leisure Centre

     Jan. 20, 2017 – The pool is busy with many new programmes and many lane swimmers. Our usership was up 18% in 2016. The staff and patrons continue to enjoy a family atmosphere as the pool continues to be a place for meeting friends and enjoying healthful activities. Check the City website for […]

MNO proposed amendments released

October 3, 2016 – On Sept. 29, 2016, City Administration released the draft proposed amendments to the Mature Neighbourhood Overlay (MNO) – the special regulations for low density housing in the mature areas of the city. See the attached document or visit the City’s website to read the proposed changes.   Community leagues and residents are […]

What changed my mind about Northlands Vision 2020 proposal

By CHERIE KLASSEN Highlands resident and Director of Civic Affairs, Highlands Community League August 5, 2016 – When the Northlands Vision 2020 flyer hit my mailbox, I quickly scanned it and was somewhat unimpressed. But since I live in the area, I wanted to learn a bit more about the proposal, so I started reading […]

Join us in building a better community for all

March 22, 2016:  Are you looking for a meaningful way to give back to the Highlands Community?  Looking to volunteer in the community or get to know your neighbours better?  Or maybe you would just like to share your skills or learn new skill. If any of these resonate with you, consider joining us.   […]

On the hunt for some garden elves

March 15, 2016: Does the sight of a well-maintained or unique front garden make you smile? Maybe it’s one that shows off the beauty of a “natural” garden or an edible front yard that appeals to your sense of truly eating local.   We have the perfect opportunity for you to get up close and […]

Adventures in Neighbourliness

March 1, 2016:  How you can get involved We have over 50 “Block Connectors” in our neighbourhood. They have been asked to help build stronger links between their neighbours on their blocks and with the neighbourhood as a whole. Highlands blocks are starting to double up block connectors and Bellevue and Virginia Park are currently […]