CITY: 1% Levy Tax Returns 2021

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Dec 2, 2020 3:31 PM By: Theresa McManus | New Westminster RECORD A 1% climate action levy is returning after being shelved as part of the city’s initial response to COVID-19. New Westminster is reinstating the 1% climate action levy that was shelved earlier this year because of the pandemic. During last year’s budget process, council supported the introduction of … Read More

Indigenous ‘Place of Learning’ Coming

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Dec 3, 2020 3:19 PM By: Theresea McManus New Westminster RECORD The Musqueam Indian Band and Fraser River Discovery Centre Society team up to address the historic, cultural and contemporary aspects of the Fraser River from First Nations perspective. The Musqueam Indian Band and Fraser River Discovery Centre Society are teaming up on a long-term project that aims to address … Read More

CITY: ‘Shine Bright’ Dec 5-Jan 3

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We are excited to introduce the Shine Bright New West holiday campaign. Residents, businesses, and community organizations are encouraged to collectively light up the city with bright and festive holiday light displays on homes and storefronts. Shine Bright and unite in the spirit of the season while respecting the current Public Health Orders. Please note: Until further notice, gatherings or … Read More

NW POLICE JOIN ‘Next Door’

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With Nextdoor, you can join your neighbours to keep your communities safe, access trusted information, and collaborate with the New Westminster Police Department. The New Westminster Police Department will not be monitoring Nextdoor 24/7 and will respond to replies only as capacity allows. Police would like to remind residents not use Nextdoor to request emergency services. If anyone is in … Read More

CITY AVENUE MARKET: Take Over Donald’s

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We have a new name, but the same team you know and love continues to serve New West! City Avenue Market (formerly Donald’s Market now with only one location on Hastings St.) is still a locally independent grocery store that is 100% Canadian owned and operated by the same family and team. The same team will continue to serve you … Read More

Q2Q LAND BRIDGE: Not Dead According To City

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In regards to whom to direct development enquiries at the City, our Development Services division normally assigns a staff member to each resident association. I understand that the QCB’s development services rep is currently unassigned due to staff turnover. In the interim, I’ve cc’d Rupinder Basi, Supervisor of Development Planning, as he is best positioned to answer any questions relating … Read More

BC: Pattullo Bridge Replacement

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Please click here to view the Spring 2020 Project Overview for the Pattullo Bridge Replacement Project. The Pattullo Bridge is a key connection between the communities of Surrey and New Westminster. The new four-lane toll-free bridge will provide important improvements for everyone using the bridge, including people who are driving, cycling or walking, as well as communities on either side … Read More

CITY: RC Recycling Champs! Programme

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Did you know that Master Recycler Vancouver is hosting a program in New Westminster? It’s called the Royal City Recycling Champions Program. Check out http://www.royalcityrecyclingchampions.ca/ for full details. The first program will be held online this fall. The Royal City Recycling Champions program is a free adult education program on waste prevention and reduction for residents of New Westminster. The … Read More

PSA: Health Referrals Delayed?

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Separate and apart from those well publicized “elective-surgery” delays, one of COVID-19’s hidden implications is its impacting access to a Medical Specialist consultation. Known as “Wait One”, BC’s Ministry of Health attempts to track the time between the date a Medical Specialist receives a Patient’s referral from their Family Physician and the first consultation date with the Specialist. However, a … Read More