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Surrey may help homeless peacocks pack up and leave to Langley sanctuary

A Surrey councillor said the city might looking into moving some controversial peacocks out of a Sullivan-area neighbourhood.

Mike Starchuk, city councillor for Surrey, said the city is wrestling with the idea to possibly act as a “facilitator” to move the birds to a sanctuary in Langley. 309 more words


Surrey mayor, councillors under fire over trip to Phoenix to learn about LRT

Surrey’s mayor, TransLink’s CEO and five municipal councillors are facing new criticism over a trip to Phoenix, Arizona last week.

The trip was aimed at helping the Surrey councillors get a better understanding of what a light rail transit (LRT) system would look like in their hometown by experiencing it in Phoenix. 307 more words


Surrey Bridgeview residents call for an end to the city's 'blind eye'

Overflowing ditches with garbage, ramshackled homes full of rats and broken down roads. This is what City of  Surrey’s Bridgeview residents live in every day, and they say they’re tired of it. 459 more words


City of Surrey withdraws 'statement of opposition' in Trans Mountain pipeline route hearings

As the City of Burnaby and the provincial government dig in their heels over the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, another Lower Mainland city is retreating its “statement of opposition.” 278 more words


City seeks public input on Guildford Town Centre - 104 Avenue Plan

The City of Surrey held a public open house last week on the in-progress, Guildford Town Centre – 104 Avenue Plan. The plan, which has been under study since last year, is… 652 more words


Surrey says it will be ready to roll when pot is legalized in July

When marijuana is legalized in July, at least one B.C. municipality says it will be ready to roll.

Officials at Surrey City Hall say they have been working around the clock to ensure an implementation plan will be in place when the federal government approves legislation legalizing recreational cannabis. 205 more words