QCB: Crossing Makes Rail Noise Worse!

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Ever since the City and Rail companies have installed the new rail crossing with signals and arms on Quayside Drive, residents expected the sound of train horns would have stopped – but in fact the opposite appears to have happened. An increasing number of residents say the noise has not only increased but is fast approaching intolerable with the noise … Read More

CITY: Speed Bump & Parking Open House Apr 17

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Hello Quayside Community Board, Please come out to our open house on Quayside Drive Parking and Speed Humps! If you’re unable to make it out in person, feel free to review information and complete the survey online here. Please note we will be posting the open house information boards online shortly. Please help spread the word about this session and … Read More

Fraser Grain Terminal: Construction Update

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Dear Neighbour, We are writing to provide a construction update for the Fraser Grain Terminal Export facility at 11041 Elevator Road, adjacent to Fraser Surrey Docks. • Trucks transporting concrete, gravel and construction materials will access the Project site • All trucks accessing and exiting the site will use designated truck routes • The Project will monitor traffic and respond … Read More

CITY: River Market Tug 2B Replaced

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Starting April 1st, the City of New Westminster will begin work to remove the long-standing Tug boat from the Waterfront Esplanade at River Market. The concept, according to the Coty, is inspired by a tugboat hauling a large barge loaded with materials. Completion date set for May 1st, 2019. CLICK HERE read more by clicking the link to access the … Read More

AGM19: An Electric Success

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On Wednesday, February 6th, 2019 the Quayside Community Board held its AGM in a new and exciting location: The Hyack North Ballroom at 900 Quayside Drive. According to the nearly fifty Quay residents who attended, it was a preferred location to the welcoming but noisy River Market main floor where it had been traditionally held. While the presentation from the … Read More

METRO VANCOUVER: Major Water Supply Tunnel Construction Set For Quay In 2020

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Stay tuned for more on this significant constructionMetro Vancouver is constructing a new water supply tunnel called the Annacis Water Supply Tunnel deep under the Fraser River, between the City of New Westminster and the City of Surrey. Metro Vancouver is constructing a new water supply tunnel called the Annacis Water Supply Tunnel deep under the Fraser River, between the … Read More

RIVERBEND Installs Public Defibrillator

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Congratulations to Riverbend Co-Op (1050 Quayside Dr.) for their forward-thinking with the installation of a Automated External Defibrillator in a box outside their common room. This life-saving medical equipment is available to anyone in need. Please walk by to familiarize yourself to it and its location – you never know when you may be called on to use it. Sudden … Read More

RAIL SIGNAL IN. WHISTLE STILL BLOWS! Why?

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It was assumed that once the rail signal with arms was working on Quayside Drive, that the incessant whistle blowing would stop as trains cross the Drive. Many have asked way this is and we have found out the answer for you. We reached out to SRY Rail who operated the train which crosses at this crossing and this is … Read More

FRASER GRAIN TERMINAL: Get Ready For MORE Pile Driving

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RE: Construction Update – Fraser Grain Terminal Export Facility at 11041 Elevator Road, Surrey Following our December 2018 Construction Start Update letter, we are writing to provide information on upcoming construction activities for the Fraser Grain Terminal Export facility at 11041 Elevator Road, adjacent to Fraser Surrey Docks. We are committed to keeping our neighbours informed about construction activities and … Read More