Mayor Sharon Gaetz

Digging And Chipping Out

Fraser Valley (Ann Soutar/Don Lehn) – The sweet sounds of tree chippers chowing down on broken tree branches. The scrape of snow plows and the crackling of ice falling off of hydro lines. This is the aftermath of the February…





City Of Chilliwack Employee Killed In Traffic Accident

Chilliwack – The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a male who died after a motor vehicle incident in Rosedale on Aug. 12, 2016. He is James Hendrick Lindhout, aged 23, of Chilliwack. Mayor Sharon Gaetz opened the…


Molson Confirming Chilliwack As New Brewery Site

Chilliwack/Vancouver – It’s a good day for the beer business in Chilliwack.  Molson Coors has confirmed that they will relocate their Vancouver/Burrard brewery to Chilliwack. President and Chief Executive Officer Stewart Glendinning stated in their press release, “Chilliwack met all…


More Cops For Chilliwack

Chilliwack – Over the past six months, a number of crime reduction initiatives have taken place, especially in the Downtown core to combat crime. While the occasional street light has been added (notably Nowell and Victoria by the Chilliwack Alano…


Chilliwack Mayor Homeless Pledge At Federal Conference

Winnipeg/Chilliwack – Chilliwack Mayor Sharon Gaetz along with three councilors were recently at the Federation of Canadian Municipalities Conference in Winnipeg. One measure that Geatz tabled and as soundly endorsed by many other municipalities, was that more attention must be…


Home Sales Double In Chilliwack – No Surprise

Chilliwack – The headlines from Vancouver media make the big proclamation. More people are giving up, trying to fins an affordable home in Metro and heading out to the Fraser Valley. Locals in the Fraser Valley Real Estate industry have…