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.

Media Inquiries

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Updates on City Response to COVID-19

City of Port Coquitlam services, programs and events continue to run as currently scheduled. The public is advised to go www.portcoquitlam.ca/covid19 for updates about any impacts to City programs, services and events. The city is guided by local, provincial and...

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Feedback on Leash Optional Pilot Areas Wraps Up April 1

Port Coquitlam residents and park users have until April 1 to give their “pawsition” on the leash optional areas located at Skyline and Chelsea Parks. Skyline and Chelsea Parks were the selected locations for leash optional areas as part of a one-year pilot to meet...

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Port Coquitlam Increases Bear Safety Measures

PORT COQUITLAM, BC – Mar. 4, 2020…Cart locks in more sizes and increased fines are among the new measures in Port Coquitlam to keep neighbourhoods and bears safe. Tuesday night, City Council gave approval to the City’s efforts to further manage wildlife that will make...

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Sign Up by April 14 for City-Wide Garage Sale

Port Coquitlam residents who are cleaning out their closets this spring can find a new home for their unwanted items by taking part in the City-wide garage sale on April 25. Held to coincide with Earth Week, this is Port Coquitlam’s twelfth annual community garage...

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Port Coquitlam Stands for Kindness on Feb. 26

Port Coquitlam will take a stand against bullying on Feb. 26 with a free breakfast, activities and resources aimed at raising awareness and providing tools to address bullying and promote the importance of choosing kindness. The City’s Youth Services staff are hosting...

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Celebrate the New Leisure Pool Opening at PCCC Mar. 7

PORT COQUITLAM, BC – Feb. 12, 2020… Port Coquitlam residents are invited to celebrate the grand opening of the new leisure pool downtown along with the city’s 107th birthday with a day of festivities and family fun on Mar. 7. The opening of the city’s second indoor...

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Get Funding and Help for Your Project in Port Coquitlam

The City of Port Coquitlam is now accepting applications for the following grant program. Self-Help Matching Grant Program – Application Deadline – March 31, 2020 Non-profit Port Coquitlam organizations, including sport, arts, environmental, parent/teacher and...

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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

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)