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Public Input – Yarrow/Greendale Weekday Transit Plan

Chilliwack – Join us in building a better Transit Future for Chilliwack! BC Transit and the City of Chilliwack are hosting a public engagement process that will include both online and in-person opportunities to participate. The City of Chilliwack recently…





BC Supports Canada Pension Plan Enhancement

Victoria – The Government of British Columbia has confirmed support for the proposed Canada Pension Plan enhancement after considering feedback received through an online consultation during the summer, Finance Minister Michael de Jong announced on Tuesday. This historic agreement strengthens…


FVRD, Abbotsford Among Winners At UBCM Community Excellence Awards

Victoria – The Union of British Columbia Municipalities presented its 2016 Community Excellence Awards Thursday morning at the UBCM’s 113th annual Convention in Victoria. The awards recognize communities that have demonstrated exemplary leadership through policies, decision-making or actions that have…


Cause Of Major Hydro Fail In Fraser Valley

Fraser Valley – THURSDAY UPDATE – Simi Heer of BC Hydro told FVN – Initially we thought the outage was caused by a fault on one of our transmission lines that caused a major circuit to go out of service….


Expect A Five Cent Spike In Gas Prices

Fraser Valley – Here we go again ! This past Wednesday, OPEC made the decision to cut its oil output. That creates the call for drivers to fill up as gas prices are expected to soar by Thursday night. Dan…



Pacific NorthWest LNG Project Gets Green Light – With Hoops

Richmond — The federal Liberal government has given conditional approval to the massive Pacific NorthWest LNG project planned for British Columbia’s northwest coast. The Environment Minister Catherine McKenna, Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr and Fisheries Minister Dominic LeBlanc traveled to…