AFTER HOURS EMERGENCY NUMBER HAS CHANGED
The City of Abbotsford After Hours Emergency number has changed to 604-864-5552. This number can now be called for City services required outside of Monday to Friday regular business hours.
REGIONAL RECEPTION CENTRE IN CHILLIWACK FOR EVACUEES
Abbotsford is supporting the Provincial response to the BC wildfires by welcoming and assisting the evacuees through the Regional Reception Centre in Chilliwack. For up-to-date information on the Regional Reception Centre in Chilliwack, visit chilliwack.com/wildfire.
CITY COUNCIL MEETINGS WILL NOT BE BROADCAST ON SHAW TV AFTER AUGUST 15
Residents can still view live council meetings through the City's website at www.abbotsford.ca/livecouncil. All regular Council and Executive Committee meetings are live streamed on the day they are scheduled.
ICBC IMPAIRED DRIVING CAMPAIGN
ICBC is encouraging drivers to plan ahead for a safe ride home.
SHADBOLT PARK OPENING: AUGUST 4, 2017, 10AM
Join Mayor and Council for the official opening of Shadbolt Park.
UTILITY RATE INCREASE
Council approved a 3.75% rate increase on May 10, 2017. This rate increase went into effect July 1 and will be reflected on the September 2017 utility bills.
2017 PROPERTY TAXES & HOME OWNER GRANTS
2017 Property Taxes were due Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at midnight.
A penalty equal to 5% of unpaid 2017 property taxes has been applied to accounts as of Tuesday, July 5, 2017.
2017 PROPERTY TAXES AND BC ASSESSMENT PROPERTY ASSESSMENT NOTICES
This information is being provided to assist residents in understanding changes in their 2017 Property Tax Notices.
2017 MAYOR'S BREAKFAST
Watch the video from the 2017 Annual Mayor's Breakfast.
Full Length Version
ORDER OF ABBOTSFORD 2017 RECIPIENT
Abbotsford City Council is proud to announce that Lynne Harris is this year’s recipient of the Order of Abbotsford.
ABBOTSFORD AIRPORT CELEBRATES WESTJET'S 20TH ANNIVERSARY AT YXX
The City of Abbotsford, and Abbotsford International Airport are privileged to be celebrating WestJet’s 20th anniversary of service in Abbotsford.
2016 ANNUAL REPORT
View the 2016 Annual Report, including a financial overview, highlights and accomplishments, and progress being made on Council’s strategic goals.
WATERING RESTRICTIONS NOW IN EFFECT!
We are in Stage ONE. Lawn Sprinkling is permitted twice a week, mornings only. Visit Our Water Matters for more information.
BURNING BAN NOW IN EFFECT
The open air burning ban is now in effect, from June 1 to September 30.
WHAT'S NEW AT THE CITY NEWSLETTER
A newsletter providing an update from City Council and City highlights from 2016.
Newsletter in Punjabi
2017 WATERWISE WORKSHOPS
A well designed waterwise garden and properly installed and maintained irrigation system will help you save water! Join us at one of our workshops and learn how to be waterwise this summer.
COMMUNITIES IN BLOOM
The City of Abbotsford is proud to participate in the Communities in Bloom competition. Find out how to get involved.
View our list of current and upcoming road closures.
Now that we have the vision in our updated Official Community Plan, it’s time to put the plans in place for the future that you envisioned! Visit Plan200K for details on the plans and studies currently underway.
AGRICULTURE IN ABBOTSFORD IS CHANGING
Agrefresh is a comprehensive three stage planning process, to review agricultural policies, bylaws, and regulations, and to establish a framework for ongoing bylaw compliance for land within the Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR).
VIDEOS AND CORPORATE PUBLICATIONS
A variety of City of Abbotsford videos and corporate publications are now available for viewing.
Now that we have the vision in our updated Official Community Plan, it’s time to put the plans in place for the future that you envisioned!
Single-family and duplex residences receive curbside collection of compostables, recyclables and garbage. Collection is weekly for compostables and recyclables, and bi-weekly for garbage.