Category: Community Centre

The Greek Community of Oshawa and District

Community Centre Red-Tape

There has been a huge delay in building the long desired Community Centre. It’s not for lack of trying but rather due to an enormous amount of red-tape (city by-laws, environmental issues, future area development, CLOCA water concerns and watershed maintenance etc. . .). The Board of Directors has been diligent in seeking out potential…
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July 15, 2016 0

Community Site Concerns & Why

WATER . . . because there is a Creek that flows through the property which automatically involves CLOCA. GAS . . . because the Trans Northern Pipeline is located within the property which involves ENBRIDGE. STORM WATER MANAGEMENT . . . because the entire area along Stevenson Rd. requires a Storm Management System to handle…
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July 15, 2015 0

Celebrating Canada’s 150th

The Greek community of Oshawa and its surrounding area celebrated 150 years of Canada in a festive event with guests mayors and politicians: Lorne Coe, MP Oshawa / Whitby, Dan Carter, Councillor City of Oshawa, Steve Yamada, town of Whitby, And the dear Greek Consul of Toronto, Alexander Ioannidis, with the education representative dr. Maria…
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June 13, 2017 0

New Community Site Chosen

The property is 13.5 acre development site for a new COMMUNITY CENTRE. Its location is in a very desirable, high growth area in the region near the University. It is owned by the Greek Community of Oshawa & District and defined as 1490 Stevenson Road N. Oshawa, Plan 357 Sheet 15E Lot 9 Now, RP…
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July 15, 2012 0

Community Centre

The Board met with Laurie McCulloch to purchase 4 Portables (formerly from a High School) and a Septic System. The idea was to have something where we could have meetings, arrange dance lessons for the dancers, etc. The Members approved the purchase but our proposal was rejected by the city planner claiming that our zoning…
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July 15, 2010 0