Media Centre

Clear and on-going communication with residents is a top priority for the City of Port Coquitlam. As part of this process, we issue news releases to the local media with important information on City programs, services and other initiatives.

This page includes current and archived media releases, links of interest to the media, and media contact information.

Requests for interview and responses are coordinated through our Communications department. We do our best to make spokespeople available and to respond to inquiries in a timely fashion.

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Media Inquiries

For media requests and inquiries please complete a media inquiry form here.

Veterans Park Upgrades Begin After Remembrance Day

After honouring the country’s veterans at its annual Remembrance Day service, Port Coquitlam will immediately begin construction on a major upgrade to Veterans Park. Perimeter fencing is scheduled to go up Nov. 14, marking the beginning of the downtown park’s...

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Winter 2023 Program Registration Begins Nov. 15

​Our Winter 2023 season is almost here, and the City is excited to offer a wide variety of programs for all ages to move, create and connect. Port Coquitlam residents are invited to register for winter programing on Tuesday, Nov. 15 at 8 a.m., and the general public...

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Community Invited To Port Coquitlam Council Inauguration

The City of Port Coquitlam is inviting residents to attend the inauguration of the City Council that will lead the community for the next four years. The inauguration will take place on Nov. 8, 6 p.m. at the Port Coquitlam Community Centre – Mabbett Hall (2150 Wilson...

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Know The Fireworks Rules And Stay Safe This Halloween

While fireworks can add excitement to a Halloween event, the City is reminding residents they can also cause serious injury and property damage. Before planning a fireworks event in Port Coquitlam, make sure you know the regulations and safe handling procedures. Port...

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City Encourages Residents To Prepare For Storm Season

With a couple of heavy precipitation storms predicted for this week– it is likely to be the first of many this fall and winter – Port Coquitlam is encouraging residents to make sure they are prepared for any emergency. The influx of heavy rainfall can overwhelm...

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City of Port Coquitlam Councillors Officially Declared

​PORT COQUITLAM, BC – Oct. 17, 2022… Port Coquitlam’s Chief Election Officer declares the City’s 2022 General Local Election official results for the six councillors who will serve their City for a four-year term. ACCLAIMED Brad West – Office of the Mayor...

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Ximena Ibacache
Manager of Communications & Administrative Services
Tel: 604.927.5499

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)