How You Can Help

How You Can Help

How You Can Help   We appreciate how our community has supported us for the past five years as we have fought this challenging and frustrating battle. Your e-mails, letters, tweets and calls to Park Board Commissioners have worked. You’ve come out to community meetings. You are a vital part of our getting this far… Continue Reading

Kerrisdale Community Centre Society turns to community for input on Park Board Joint Operating Agreement

Kerrisdale Community Centre Society turns to community for input on Park Board Joint Operating Agreement

  To sign or not to sign? Kerrisdale Community Centre Society turns to community  for input on Park Board Joint Operating Agreement Vancouver, B.C. – The Kerrisdale Community Centre Society has called a community meeting to ask for public feedback on a proposed Joint Operating Agreement (JOA) that the Park Board requires Kerrisdale and all… Continue Reading

View the Proposed JOA Agreement Here

View the Proposed JOA Agreement Here

  View the Proposed JOA Contract Here On April 10, 2017 Park Board Commissioners approved the proposed Joint Operating Agreement (JOA) with modifications to include: support of either an Opt In or Opt Out membership model; increasing the initial term to 10 years; expanding conditions for use of revenue to include CCA “purposes”; and amending… Continue Reading

KCCS Summer 2017 Report to the Membership

KCCS Summer 2017 Report to the Membership

  KCCS Summer 2017 Report to the Membership   Kathleen Bigsby, our hard working president, has been on vacation for the past few weeks so as Past-President it is my pleasure to provide an update on recent events and achievements at the Kerrisdale Community Centre. The most important, and pressing issue of course is the… Continue Reading

Negotiations Update Article

Vancouver Park Board grants community centres added time to reach deal Decision returns to commissioners April 30  Megan Stewart / Vancouver Courier March 6, 2017 11:57 PM – Read the full article on the Vancouver Courier website here: http://www.vancourier.com/news/vancouver-park-board-grants- . . . Continue Reading

CCAs say they are increasingly alarmed about current JOA draft -Mar 2

CCAs say they are increasingly alarmed about current JOA draft -Mar 2

Community Centre Associations say they are increasingly alarmed about current draft of Joint Operating Agreement Vancouver, B.C. – Community Centre Associations (CCAs) are calling on Park Board Commissioners to refer the current draft of the Joint Operating Agreement (JOA) back to staff at an upcoming public meeting on March 6, 2017. The group of 14… Continue Reading

JOA Negotiations with PB-Feb 8

JOA Negotiations with PB-Feb 8

Please Note: Special meeting tonight postponed to tomorrow night at Thursday February 9 at 6pm. As you may be aware, Environment Canada has issued a winter storm warning that identifies a risk of freezing rain for this evening.  Out of an abundance of caution for public safety, and in response to feedback received from a… Continue Reading