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Former Grace Site to Become Urgent Care Centre

Friends,

Some more excellent news for the west-end. It was recently announced that the former Grace site on University Avenue will become the future Urgent Care Centre under the Mega Hospital Plan.

Between this announcement, the new medical centre announcement (see previous post), penalty box opening and some University of Windsor campuses moving downtown, it looks like University Avenue will shortly be a booming and bustling street!

This is all great news for the west-end and could be the catalyst of many more positive developments. We should all be very happy and hopeful with this great news.

Here are some links featuring the plans.

Fabio

http://blogs.windsorstar.com/news/former-grace-site-to-become-urgent-care-centre-under-mega-hospital-plan

http://blogs.windsorstar.com/news/grace-metropolitan-land-swap-deal-brings-multiple-benefits

http://blogs.windsorstar.com/news/neighbours-react-to-urgent-care-centre-proposal-for-grace-site


Some Community Events

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Friends,

Please see below for some upcoming community events.

Fabio




University Avenue Medical Centre - @murraytamaral

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Friends,

There is some amazing news that you may already know. On Tuesday, there was an announcement that a new Medical Centre will be locating on University Avenue just west of Crawford.

Below are some news links along with the press conference. It is expected to come to fruition in spring of 2016.

Plans Unveiled for new University Ave Medical Centre

CBC Story

West-end Work In Porgress







United Way Summer Lunch Program - @UnitedWayWE

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Friends, 
Please see info below regarding the summer lunch program I mentioned in an earlier blog post. Thanks. 
Fabio


Volunteers Needed for Summer Nutrition Program in the West End - @UnitedWayWE

Friends,

Please see an email from United Way looking for volunteers. Please spread the word as this is a great cause for our community.

If you can volunteer or know of someone who can, please email Tammy Murray at TMurray@lifeafterfifty.ca 

This initiative will provide an excellent opportunity for our wonderful workplaces to participate in volunteering and engage with some wonderful children. This Summer Lunch Program will ensure children receive a healthy meal during the summer. It will be offered Monday through Friday starting July 6th until August 28th (excluding the Civic Holiday on Monday, August 3rd). There are two opportunities available:
1) Meal Serve: ·As a valuable volunteer, you will set-up the serving station, serve a cold lunch to the children and youth and clean the lunch area. Lunch serving team members, who are interested, may have the opportunity to sign up to lead the Reading Time Circle and other literacy activities available to the lunch program participants. ·Volunteer…