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Secure Your Spot at PoCo Biz Alley at May Days – May 12

Port Coquitlam businesses are invited to secure their spot at the fourth annual PoCo Biz Alley on Saturday, May 12. Biz Alley provides local businesses with an opportunity to showcase their products and services to the thousands of people who attend the annual May Day...

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Blakeburn Lagoons Park Opens Apr 28 with Community Party

A community celebration on Apr. 28 will officially take the wraps off the award-winning Blakeburn Lagoons Park in northeast Port Coquitlam. Residents can enjoy refreshments and activities – and check out the park’s trails and vistas for the first time – at the...

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Recycle Drop-Off Day in Port Coquitlam Apr. 21

Port Coquitlam residents doing their spring cleaning will be able to drop off plastic bags, glass containers, electronics, small appliances and other recyclables at a single convenient location on Apr. 21. Held during Earth Week, the city’s Recycling Drop-offs are...

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Get Funding for Your Project in Port Coquitlam

Port Coquitlam non-profit groups and individuals seeking operating or project funds to benefit the community are invited to apply for a grant from the city. The City of Port Coquitlam is accepting applications until Apr. 30 for its Self-Help Matching Grant Program and...

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Poco’s Got Talent – Coming To A Centre Near You!

Want to say you knew them when? Come check out PoCo’s Got Talent – a variety show for all ages on Saturday, April 14 (2-4pm) at the Port Coquitlam Recreation Complex. Local entertainer, Toshi Jackson, is organizing a two hour variety show featuring acts from all...

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Budget Meets Priorities While Keeping Taxes Down

Port Coquitlam’s 2018 budget is responding to citizen requests for road improvements while keeping taxes down for residents and businesses. Council recently amended the draft budget to add an extra $450,000 to street maintenance in this year’s budget, which already...

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Celebrate Easter on March 31

Hop on over to Port Coquitlam’s for the City’s annual Easter Arts Carnival on March 31. The event takes place from 1-3 pm in the Leigh Square Community Arts Village (2248 McAllister Avenue). The carnival is a fun, creative and active way to celebrate Easter. The event...

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Secure Your Spot At PoCo Biz Alley At May Days – May 12

Port Coquitlam businesses are invited to secure their spot at the fourth annual PoCo Biz Alley on Saturday, May 12. Biz Alley provides local businesses with an opportunity to showcase their products and services to the thousands of people who attend the annual May Day...

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Mark Your Calendar for the 95th Annual May Days May 4-13

Mark your calendar for May 4 to 13, when Port Coquitlam celebrates its 95th annual May Day Festival with free family activities, local culture, live entertainment and more. Dating back to 1923, May Days is Port Coquitlam’s annual spring festival and one of its...

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Sign Up By April 11 For City-Wide Garage Sale

The City of Port Coquitlam’s City-wide garage sale is coming up on April 21, giving residents a chance to declutter, make some cash and find a new home for reusable items. Held during Earth Week, the tenth annual event is part of the City’s ongoing waste-reduction...

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Contact

Pardeep Purewal
Manager of Communications & Admin Services
City of Port Coquitlam
Tel 604.927.5335 Cel 604.218.0533
Email purewalp@portcoquitlam.ca

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2580 Shaughnessy Street
Port Coquitlam BC
V3C 2A8

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