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Deliberations Begin Dec. 11 for Budget Renewal

Port Coquitlam taxpayers interested in hearing what’s in store for 2018 and 2019 may attend City Council’s budget deliberation sessions starting Dec. 11. A more streamlined budget process will take place for 2018 – year two of the 2017-18 operating budget adopted last...

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Scenic 2018 Port Coquitlam Calendar Arriving in the Mail

Port Coquitlam’s natural beauty, captured by local photographers, is featured in the 2018 city calendar that will start arriving in mailboxes this week. New this year, the city’s annual calendar will be mailed directly to all Port Coquitlam households and businesses....

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Waste Sorting and Zone Change Info Mailed to Homes

Port Coquitlam residents checking their mailboxes this week will find a colourful new waste-sorting guide along with information about collection zone changes coming in 2018. The city’s 2018 Sort it Right! flipguide to waste sorting and services features colour-coded...

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Kick Off the Holiday Season in Port Coquitlam Nov. 24 and 25

Port Coquitlam’s Winter in the City celebrations kick off on November 24 and 25 with Christmas in Leigh Square. Families can shop local for the holidays at the Winter Artisan Market, take part in the official lighting of Leigh Square ceremony, holiday craft making,...

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Annual Awards Celebrate Port Coquitlam Businesses

Port Coquitlam, BC – NOVEMBER 10, 2017… Eleven Port Coquitlam businesses were honoured and over 30 others were recognized at the fifth annual PoCo Best Biz Awards celebration on Thursday. The City of Port Coquitlam event attracted over 140 city and business...

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Investments Make Port Coquitlam More Bike Friendly

Bike racks as public art, green pavement paint marking and more signed bike routes are among the City of Port Coquitlam’s latest steps to be more bike-friendly. The improvements are part of the City`s investment in active transportation – that is, human-powered...

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Get Prepared for Winter Weather

Port Coquitlam residents are advised to make sure they are prepared for the early winter weather forecasted for the region. The City of Port Coquitlam provides the following tips: Before the snow arrives: Make sure you have a snow shovel and other snow removal...

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Vote for Your Favourite PoCo Business and Win

Voting for the People’s Choice winner in the PoCo Best Biz Awards is now open until Oct. 22. Anyone can vote for their favourite nominated business, and those who live, work or do business in Port Coquitlam will be entered in a draw for a $100 gift card. 47 local...

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Share Your Waste Tips Online to Win an iPad Mini

Are you a Port Coquitlam resident with a helpful tip for reducing or sorting waste? Share it through social media Oct. 16 to Nov. 20 for a chance to win an iPad Mini and other prizes. The City of Port Coquitlam’s new Sort it Right! Tips Contest – kicking off on the...

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Pardeep Purewal
Manager of Communications & Admin Services
City of Port Coquitlam
Tel 604.927.5335 Cel 604.218.0533

Location and Mailing Address

2580 Shaughnessy Street
Port Coquitlam BC
V3C 2A8

Business Hours: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Monday to Friday (excluding statutory holidays)