Mayor Sharon Gaetz

New Incinerator Rules Fires Up FVRD – They Are Not Happy

Fraser Valley/Vancouver (Black Press) – The B.C. government is poised to approve new standards for how Metro Vancouver’s garbage incinerator must operate and report its emissions. And the Fraser Valley Regional District is objecting, saying the revised rules will not…


Old Chilliwack Safeway Will Finally Face Wrecking Ball

Chilliwack, BC  (With files from Chilliwack Progress) -UPDATE – At Tuesday night’s Chilliwack City Council meeting, Council heard from the Safeway owners, Sobey’s. The owner will voluntarily tear down the Old Safeway on Main Street. That effectively defers the City…



Tweaking The Vedder Bridge Lights – Be Patient

Chilliwack, BC (With files from Star FM) – Just as the hoopla started to morph into reality that the old mechano set known as the Vedder Bridge would be replaced, came a shock (How old? It was built in 1947)….


Experience The Fraser Trail System Receives Provincial Money

Chilliwack – The Experience the Fraser trail system will continue to be expanded, thanks to five people gaining work experience in trail building and construction and more than $320,000 in provincial funding. During the six-month project, the workers will clear…


Barber Park Ribbon Cutting

Chilliwack BC – You’re invited to Barber Park at 3:30 pm Friday afternoon (June 12) to join Mayor Sharon Gaetz and members of Council for an official ribbon cutting as they reopen Barber Park. The City of Chilliwack has been…


Chilliwack Mayor Invitation To Bike To Work

Chilliwack, BC – This week is Bike to Work Week BC. , you are invited to Bike to Work & School with Mayor Sharon Gaetz on Wednesday, May 27. Below are details for the ride and the route. We hope…


New Chair Appointed To Agricultural Land Commission

Victoria (With files from CBC) – Richard Bullock, the Chair of the Agricultural Land Commision (ALC) has been fired by the provincial government. Former Saanich Mayor Frank Leonard takes over. Here is the official media release from the Province: The…