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Port Coquitlam Expands Seating at Craft Breweries

More customers may be able to sample the wares at Port Coquitlam craft breweries and distilleries following changes to city regulations last night. Following a public hearing on Dec. 11, City Council approved a zoning bylaw change that would allow liquor manufacturers...

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Holiday Festivities Continue in Port Coquitlam

The holiday fun continues this month in Port Coquitlam with a line-up of family friendly festivities for all ages. Friday, Dec. 7 10:15-11:15 p.m. – Youth Late Night Skate at Port Coquitlam Recreation Complex for ages 11-18. Youth are invited to dress in their ugly...

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New Biz Hub is a One-stop Shop for Businesses

Doing business in Port Coquitlam is easier than ever with the introduction of the city’s new Biz Hub. Officially launched at the PoCo Best Biz Awards last month, Biz Hub is a one-stop shop that brings together all the city services required to start and operate a...

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Get Prepared for Winter Weather

With temperatures dropping this week, Port Coquitlam residents are advised to make sure they are prepared for the winter weather. City snow and ice removal  The City’s snow and ice removal fleet and equipment are ready to go when needed. The City is monitoring road...

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Watch Your Mailbox for Scenic Port Coquitlam 2019 Calendar

Port Coquitlam’s natural beauty, captured by local photographers, is featured in the 2019 city calendar that will start arriving in mailboxes this week. The city’s annual calendar will be mailed directly to all Port Coquitlam households and businesses this week. Note...

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Local Businesses Celebrated At Poco Best Biz Awards

Port Coquitlam’s business community was celebrated Thursday evening at the sixth annual PoCo Best Biz Awards event. The City of Port Coquitlam event attracted approximately 100 people to the PoCo Inn & Suites on Nov. 22 to network and honour the city’s...

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Kick Off the Holiday Season in Port Coquitlam Nov. 23 and 24.

Port Coquitlam’s Winter in the City celebrations kick off on November 23 and 24 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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Port Coquitlam Announces Council Committee Changes

Port Coquitlam’s newly elected Mayor Brad West kicks off his four-year term with changes to the Council committee structure and meeting start times. At Tuesday’s Council meeting, Mayor West announced the creation of a new committee which will be known as Committee of...

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New Guide Helps Port Coquitlam Residents Prepare for Disasters

Port Coquitlam, BC – Nov. 7, 2018…With weather events, earthquakes off the B.C. coast and natural disasters becoming more common, emergency preparedness is top-of-mind for many Port Coquitlam residents. A comprehensive new guide is now available to help prepare for a...

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Recycle Your Pumpkin After Halloween

After the treats have been collected and the costumes put away, what do you do with your pumpkin? Port Coquitlam residents are reminded to place their pumpkins into their green carts for curbside pickup immediately following Halloween festivities, along with their...

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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

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Monday to Friday (excluding statutory holidays)