Westerra is pleased to be the only New Mixed-Use Community approved for the next phase of Regina’s Growth Plan to reach 300,000 people. A Complete Community is a great place to Live, Work, Shop and Play. This means local options for food, multimodal transportation, housing, recreation, education, shopping and employment. Westerra is located close to many west side amenities, services and employers.
About The Name: Westerra [west|terra]: “West” which is for the location within the city and “terra” which is Latin for land.
About The Community: The design concept for Westerra supports the City of Regina’s Official Community Plan Vision Statement: “Regina will be Canada’s most vibrant, inclusive, attractive, sustainable community, where people live in harmony and thrive in opportunity.” Westerra is committed to sustainable development. The green leaf icon in the Westerra Logo symbolizes renewal and growth. The street naming theme within Westerra was inspired by the regional environment including names of local farm crops, tree species, native plants and flowers, prominent provincial minerals and the city skyscape.
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Westerra is an urban community in a suburban location with a variety of housing options to fit any budget or lifestyle, including both ownership and rental choices.
Westerra is designed to include a potential future joint use school site with related community sports fields.
Westerra is the closest new community to the downtown core along an express transit route.
Westerra is pleased to offer a variety of housing types in phase one: Single Family Homes, Semi-Detached Homes and Townhomes.
For more information, please contact our exceptional builder group.
Westerra offers convenient employment opportunities within the retail site (along Dewdney and Pinkie Road) and a future business park (along Dewdney and Courtney Street).
Westerra is surrounded by major west side employers, such as:
Global Transportation Hub (GTH: current businesses), Brandt – Agricultural Products Division, Pasqua Hospital, Pioneer Village, Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) Depot, Evraz Place and Regina International Airport.
Westerra is excited to introduce you to Horizons. Providing 700,000 square feet of retail uses, Horizons will be the only Regional Retail Site servicing West Regina.
Horizons will offer a wide range of goods and services consisting of large format and community retail featuring a grocery store, gas station, drug store, banks, hotels and fast-casual & dine-in restaurants.
The central access point into Westerra will be complimented by boutique shops on West Market Street which will enhance the pedestrian friendly design of the community.
Retail announcements coming soon!
Westerra is a walkable community focused around a central community park, complimented by neighbourhood parks and connected by local and regional pathway systems.
The pathways promote a healthy environment and active lifestyle. Residents have the option to bicycle and/or walk to and from work and shopping within the community.
The parks bring residents together as gathering places throughout the community to promote social and recreational interaction. Residents will enjoy easily accessible playgrounds, sports fields and green spaces.
Cricket is one of the fastest growing sports in Regina and Western Canada. Westerra is proud to be home to Regina’s first purpose-built Cricket Pitch designed specifically for the players and spectators of the sport.
At this time, the residents of Westerra have the following options for schools:
- English Elementary: McLurg – 125 Paynter Crescent
- French Elementary: Ecole Centennial Community School – 6903 Dalgliesh Drive
- High School: Martin Collegiate – 1100 McIntosh Street
- English Elementary: St. Francis Community School – 45 Mikkelson Drive
- French Elementary: E’Cole St. Mary – 140 N McIntosh Street
- High School: Dr. Martin LeBoldus – 2330, 25 Avenue
Transportation for students attending Kindergarten to Grade 8 is available – please contact the school division directly for more information:
Regina Public School Division or Regina Catholic School Division.
There are also two private high schools available to Regina residents:
Luther College High School is a community committed to quality education, the growth of human knowledge, and service to the world. The College aims to provide an intellectual and Christian environment in which people can develop their individual potentials, expand their awareness of God’s world, and serve the wider needs of society. Luther College High School is located 3 km east of Westerra.
Athol Murray College of Notre Dame is a Catholic boarding and co-educational College dedicated to the primacy of the spiritual in true Christian education located in Wilcox, SK. The program of the College is developed according to the teaching and the moral and liturgical practice of the Roman Catholic Church.
The West Zone Board is made up of volunteer representatives from the following Community Associations: Dieppe, McNab, Normanview, Normanview West, Prairie View, Regent Park, Rosemont / Mount Royal, Sherwood / McCarthy, Twin Lakes and Walsh Acres / Lakeridge. Zone boards provide zone-wide programming to their residents.
Grow Regina enhances the social, economic and cultural well-being of Regina residents through community gardening. The North West Community Gardens (NWCG), located at A.E. Wilson Park off Dorothy Street, offers gardening plots to West Zone members. Inquiries can be made through The West Zone Board office.
In addition to Westerra’s parks and pathways, there are numerous facilities close by to stay fit and healthy all year round.
Sportplex is located nearby at 1717 Elphinstone Street and includes the Fieldhouse and the Lawson Aquatic Centre.
Fieldhouse Amenities: 200m oval track with 6 lanes (Impact-absorbing synthetic floor), 4 indoor tennis courts, 5 badminton courts, Strength and Conditioning Area, Cycling area, 1 basketball court, 2 classrooms available for booking and Babysitting available weekday mornings.
Lawson Aquatic Centre Amenities: 65-metre pool ranging (eight lanes), 1 and 3-metre diving boards, Diving tower (5 m,7.5 m & 10 m), Swirlpool (adult only), Warm Toddler Pool, Strength & Conditioning Area, Men’s and Women’s Dry Sauna and Chair lift.
The Royal Regina Golf Club is conveniently located in west central Regina at 5401 – 11th Avenue West. Established in 1899, The Royal Regina Golf Club is Saskatchewan’s first and oldest golf club. Situated on 121 acres of land, this prestigious, semi-private golf club holds the distinction of being one of only six courses in Canada to have received official “Royal” designation.
City of Regina Neighbourhood Recreation Centres can accommodate groups from 3 to 300 for almost every occasion. All neighbourhood centres are wheelchair accessible. Located in west Regina at 1264 Athol Street, the Albert Scott Centre includes the following amenities: Multi-purpose room, (capacity: 250 people), 1 board room (capacity: 20 people), Games room, Craft room (capacity: 30 people) and Kitchen.
Connaught Branch, located at 3435 – 13th Avenue, is one of Regina Public Library’s inner-city branches, and it offers visitors a variety of services and diverse collections. This branch also offers after-school programming for children, as well as an eclectic selection of programming for teens and adults that reflects the diversified interest of this area of Regina.
Central Library, located at 2311 – 12th Avenue, the largest of the nine Branches in the Regina Public Library system, is a social and informational hub in the heart of downtown Regina. The Library maintains an extensive calendar of programs, training opportunities, art exhibits in the Dunlop Art Gallery, along with film screenings in the Library’s very own repertory film theatre!
The Pasqua Hospital is recognized for provision of quality health care in several specialized areas. Highly qualified physicians and staff, along with advanced diagnostic equipment, have enabled the Pasqua Hospital to stay in the forefront of many programs, such as ophthalmology, orthopedics and cancer services. During 1997-98 many other programs and service areas at the Pasqua Hospital were enhanced. The arrival of the new Spiral CT Scanner and advanced nuclear medicine equipment were landmark occasions that greatly improved the diagnostic capabilities available for District clients. The Pasqua Hospital, located at 4101 Dewdney Avenue, is 4 km east of Westerra.
The Regina Police Service (RPS), located at 1717 Osler Street, is dedicated to building a safe and caring community in cooperation with the citizens of Regina.
The Regina Fire & Protective Services is a dynamic, highly-trained and competent team that responds to more than 9,000 service incidents annually, including: fire suppression; technical rescue; hazardous material (hazmat); and emergency medical services (EMS). Closest to Westerra…Fire Station #4, located at 3855 Dewdney Avenue beside the Pasqua Hospital.