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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


ICBC and Surrey RCMP to crack down on ‘distracted walking’

We all know about distracted driving but ICBC and Surrey RCMP are now turning their attention to “distracted walking.”

According to ICBC, 40 per cent of traffic deaths in Surrey involve pedestrians, so officials are hoping to crack down on both motorists and those on foot. 228 more words


City of Surrey tracking empty home ownership as rental vacancy rate remains below zero

The City of Surrey says empty home ownership is at 6.2 per cent, and while it’s not at the same level as Vancouver, they’re keeping the issue “on the radar.” 155 more words


‘It’s very traumatizing,’ says Surrey resident as city cuts last trees for Hawthorne Park road

An area equal to about four city blocks has been cleared of trees over the last few days at Hawthorne Park to make way for a new road that will link Guildford and Surrey Central. 280 more words


Opponents gearing up as City of Surrey begins work on road through Hawthorne Park

Fences are in place and the “no trespassing” signs are up near 104 Avenue and 144 Street as work begins for the new road that will run through Hawthorne Park. 197 more words