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SPR: Emerge Artist – Sofia Capettini

By Megan Lala | 16 September 2021

Tell us more about the piece you will be submitting to SPR:Emerge.  This piece was inspired by the phrase “a window of opportunity”. It represents the vibrant community that is the Stony Plain Road area, enriched by the local businesses available. I highlighted the growth and potential of the area by using a vivid colour palette…

SPR: Emerge Artist – Angel Poon

By Megan Lala | 16 September 2021

Tell us more about the piece you will be submitting to SPR: Emerge For my piece, I was inspired by the idea that it is the people/individuals in a person’s life that make them feel at home or like they belong to a community. Each of the silhouettes in my piece belongs to a close…

SPR: Emerge Artist – Paul Twa

By Megan Lala | 16 September 2021

Tell us more about the piece you will be submitting to SPR:Emerge. The piece I am submitting is a graphic colour-blocked painting that is inspired by the street pole banners that line Stony Plain Road. The stars and rectangles that decorate these banners have been deconstructed and re-arranged in the painting, creating an implied central…

SPR Marketing Survey

By Megan Lala | 26 August 2021

Stony Plain Road Business Association is currently taking initiative in creating a desirable atmosphere for the visitors of Stony Plain Road. We understand that there are certain frustrations which withhold people’s preference for choosing to shop in our area in comparison to other shopping and service areas. To begin our journey of improvement, we must…

ETS Transit Routes – Stony Plain Road Area

By Megan Lala | 20 August 2021

Community Routes: Connect seniors’ residences with nearby services. The buses come every 60 minutes or better during midday. They run seven days a week. Crosstown Routes: Connect suburban areas without going through downtown. The buses come every 30 minutes or better on weekdays and midday on weekends. The rest of the time, they come every 60 mins…

SPR Gone to the Dogs Event Map

By Kyle Tibayan | 16 August 2021

Use this map to find the businesses and murals that you can take selfies with for submission into the Gone to the Dogs grand prize draw!  Included on the map are also determined paths for fun summer walks with your friends, family, or fur companion where you will find QR codes posted.  Make sure to…

Gone to the Dogs (Aug 19 TO Sep 16, 2021)

By Kyle Tibayan | 12 August 2021

Explore the Stony Plain Road area this summer! What? SPR Gone to the Dogs is a community engagement project that aims to increase pedestrian traffic along Stony Plain Road. Predetermined routes will be mapped along the Stony Plain Road area and along these paths, QR codes will be placed periodically. Scanning the QR codes will…

How can SPR attract more diverse businesses other than pawn shops?

By admin | 20 July 2021

This spring, Stony Plain Road Business Association started developing a Business Recruitment and Retention Plan to support keeping businesses within our BIA and to also recruit new businesses to our area. We are keenly aware that growth of businesses will increase customer attraction and traffic in our area and we believe this to be an…

WATCH: Valley Line West LRT Planning & Construction

By Megan Lala | 14 July 2021

 

SPR Welcomes New Marketing Assistant!

By admin | 8 July 2021

Cole Gerritsen will be the Marketing Assistant for the Stony Plain Road Business Association for the summer of 2021. Cole is passionate about forward thinking and contributing to sustainable growth. He appreciates the beauty of creative thinking and imagination and attempts to combine the two with business practices to create advancements in marketing opportunities. Alongside…