Parks/ Trails

Community Centre – November 28 Update

Following a recent 'think tank' on the land uses available to the Town, the attached report has been presented to council outlining the options available. The report can be found at Further...

Community Centre Update – Success!!

After months of diligent work and residents’ support, we are extremely pleased to announce that the first phase of our efforts has been 100% successful. At a meeting of Town Council on October 29, a revised Parks, Recreation and Libraries Master Plan was submitted by...

Why support a community centre on the Hospital Lands?

Dear Neighbourhood Residents, In deciding where to support the construction of a much needed community facility in Southern Oakville, the JCRA Board of Directors undertook a number of initiatives including survey's, meetings with other Residents’ Associations, reviews...


South East and South Central Oakville both need Community Centres that provide services for residents and become a hub for our neighbourhoods and families. Let’s stop the madness of driving across town to get to community facilities.

Survey about Community Centres in SE Oakville

In May/June 2011, JCRA conducted a survey of residents to find out their views about Community Centres. Its objective was to determine residents’ opinions and beliefs about a community centre for SE Oakville – what should be a part of it, where it may be located, and issues that accompany this development. We appreciate everyone who responded and also those who made their views known in telephone calls, emails and conversations. The Community Centre issue is important and as you will read below, the survey confirmed there is overwhelming support for a community centre below the QEW.