The Cochrane Street United Church will be renovating to better serve its congregation and community. In 2016, the annex will be redeveloped into 10 supportive housing units, a commercial kitchen, and non-profit office and communtiy spaces.
Happy City is co-hosting a neighbourhood engagement session to hear ideas from the community about how this space could work, and how it could be the biggest possible asset to St. John's.
Want to participate in this conversation? Drop by the Church Annex (Bannerman Street door) from 7-9 PM on Tuesday, December 1st. This...
The council agenda from this week is worth a look - there are a few pretty interesting tidbits in the 110-odd page document. That said, we skimmed it, so that you don't have to! Here's what we saw:
Big plans for Quidi Vidi
Looks like the folks at Mallard Cottage have some big dreams for the old Flake House property on the Quidi Vidi gut. They're proposing to build a new restaurant/event space there that will be quite a bit bigger and include a big ol' waterside deck. Here's a couple pictures.