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Membership dues make up nearly 100% of our income. They pay for all of our events and organizational costs. Without a sufficient number of paying members, we simply can’t provide you with the benefits you’ve become used to.

Please take a minute and pay your dues — just click on the button at the top right of this page.

It’s only $20/year per household - less than 6 cents a day. You get an awful lot for that!


And welcome to our website
. This is the place to come for constantly updated news, event information, contacts, history, and fun stuff about our West River area.

We hope you enjoy it and tell your neighbours about it.

If you have any questions, comments or suggestions about this website or about the WRRA, please contact us.

Ladies!

Treat yourself to an evening out with friends!

The next
West River Ladies Night Out
is coming up Thursday, May 4 at
Mo's Kitchen & Tavern (234 Lakeshore)

Mos kitchen and tavern

Read more...

 
WRRA
COMMUNITY STREET SALE

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Our Annual Community Street Sale
will be held on
Saturday, May 6 from 8 a.m. to noon.

It's an opportunity to do some Spring cleaning,
clear out your garage or basement or discover a new treasure.

There is no cost to participate.

If you’ll be selling items, please contact
Barb Stewart (905-844-3055 / This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
before April 30 to add your street address
to the public communications for this event.

 

WRRA Spring 2017 newsletter p1Our Spring 2017 Newsletter has now been posted online.

To keep costs reasonable, the newsletter is duplicated in black and white for distribution to neighbourhood homes. But you can see it here in glorious colour, as it was produced!

You can find it here.

 

Ali Qamar - Kerr St clinic

There is a new doctor at the Kerr Street Medical Clinic. His name is Dr. Ali Qamar, and he says he is "very excited to start his practice in beautiful Kerr Village."

The emphasis of the clinic is on comprehensive family medicine, preventative care, chronic disease management and counselling. They will take the time to listen to your issues - no problem is too big or too small.

The Kerr Street Mecdical Clinic is located at 344 Kerr Street. Free parking is available behind the clinic.

 

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Breed: Domestic short hair
Sex: Male, Neutered
Age: 12 years

My name is Sammy and I'm a lovable guy who is only 12 years young.

I love to talk and get attention from people. I'm a very social cat.

Don't let my age or size fool you, I can be an active boy and love to play with string toys and laser pointers. Come visit me at the shelter today!

The Oakville Milton Humane Society is located at 445 Cornwall Road.
905 845-1551

 

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Maddy Beese is offering a dogwalking service to West River residents.

You can find her listing and other neighbour helpers here.

 

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Loose leaves will be collected in our area between April 24 and April 28.

  • Place all loose leaves on the boulevard or on the shoulder, not over catch basins or in the ditches in front of your house
  • Ensure leaves are free of garbage or other yard waste materials
  • Put leaves out no earlier than 7 days before the first day of pickup and no later than 7 a.m. on the the first day of collection.

Read more...

 

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Oakville bus

Per WRRA member Miguel Gomes, who arranged the session with Oakville transit regarding speeding buses on Queen Mary a few months ago:

Oakville Transit Supervisors will be parked on side streets and Queen Mary for the next few weeks monitoring the speed of buses again as it is getting out of control. Buses have been clocked doing up to 70kms/hr.

 

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Starting Thursday, January 5, you'll notice some changes when driving through downtown Oakville. Navy Street between Lakeshore and Rebecca/Randall has been permanently converted to a two-way street.

As well, the town's first pedestrian crossover will be added at Navy and Church.

Read more...

 

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Your WRRA has some new Board members and officers. You can read all about them here.

 

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West River is lucky to have a number of lovely parks. Do you know how many there are, and where?

You can find out here.

 

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Did you know that some of our neighbourhood's best shops and businesses
advertise right here on our website?

You can see them all by clicking here.

And please - support our local businesses!

 
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If you're a little behind with stuff and
you could use a hand (and you're willing to pay for it, of course),
take a look at our updated Neighbour Helpers section.
It's in our main menu under "Community"..

Or you can just click here.

 

tendollar Little things like the flowers that the WRRA plants in the neighbourhood can bring a smile to a person. Can you volunteer just a few hours a year to help out?

If you can't spare the time, please support your Residents Association by paying your $10.00 annual membership. You can drop your dues off at any Street Captain's home. Locate your nearest Street Captain by clicking here.

Or simply and easily pay your dues online by clicking here.

 

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