WATCH COUNCIL MEETINGS ONLINE
View the October 24, 2016 Council Meeting online.
FIREWORKS AND FIRECRACKERS ARE BANNED IN ABBOTSFORD.
Celebrate Diwali and Halloween safely.
THE REACH GALLERY MUSEUM WINS GOVERNOR GENERAL'S AWARD
The Reach Gallery Museum Abbotsford has won the 2016 Governor General's History Award for Excellence in Community Programming, for its work to engage the local community.
AGE FRIENDLY ABBOTSFORD SURVEY
Please complete our survey to help us find out how to make Abbotsford a more age friendly community. Surveys are due by November 9, 2016.
Complete the Online Survey
Age Friendly Survey PDF
Punjabi Age Friendly Survey PDF
The City is continuing an emergency pipe repair at Gladwin Road and Townshipline Road. Traffic will be affected at the Harris Road and Gladwin Road intersection. Residents are advised to expect delays with single lane traffic and are asked to avoid the area.
ICBC ROAD SAFETY
Busy intersections and shorter days mean that both pedestrians and drivers need to be extra careful during fall and winter. Whether driving or walking, pedestrian safety is up to all of us.
FENTANYL PUBLIC FORUM
Join the Abbotsford Police and partners for the public forum being held on Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 7:00-9:00pm at the MCA Auditorium. This is an important session for all members of the community.
NEW REQUIREMENTS TO USE GROUNDWATER
If you divert and use groundwater (e.g., from a well) for non-domestic purposes such as irrigation or commercial purposes, you must now obtain a water licence and pay water fees and rentals.Well owners using water for domestic purposes only are exempt from licensing and paying provincial fees and rentals but are encouraged to register their wells to make their use known so it can be protected.
The Stage 1 Background Research Report for AgRefresh was received by City Council on October 3, 2016.
ABBOTSFORD RECEIVES UBCM AWARD
Mayor Henry Braun received the UBCM Award for 'Best Practices Community Connections' for the Abbotsforward Official Community Plan project.
PLAYBOXES IN ABBOTSFORD PARKS
With Fall here it’s a great time to play outside! Abbotsford has 3 Live 5210 Playboxes where you can access all the things you need to play games outside, for free! Sign up today to get your unlock code!
CITY OF ABBOTSFORD LINKEDIN PAGE
Follow the City of Abbotsford on LinkedIn for great career opportunities. Be part of the team. Join our team today.
VIDEOS AND CORPORATE PUBLICATIONS
A variety of City of Abbotsford videos and corporate publications are now available for viewing.
PLASTICS AND COMPOSTABLE WASTE DON'T MIX
Plastic is NOT accepted in the compostable waste bin, including biodegradable and compostable plastics.
SETTING THE RECORD STRAIGHT
The City of Abbotsford strives to ensure that accurate information about all City-related activities in our community is available to the public. On occasion, we find a correction or clarification is needed when a media story or letter to the editor contains a factual error.
TAKE A 2 MINUTE SURVEY
More than 60% of waste is not garbage—it’s time to Sort It Out. Take the FVRD's 2 minute survey and help with the decisions for the new regional requirements.
CITY OF ABBOTSFORD INSTAGRAM
Keep up with what's happening in Abbotsford. Follow us: @cityofabbotsfordevents.
CHECK BEFORE YOU BURN
Check your address to determine if you are eligible to apply for a permit.
ABBOTSFORD CURB COLLECT
Residents can use the mobile waste app to schedule weekly reminders, access the digital collection calendar, receive service notifications and access the online disposal library, Waste Wizard.
SIGN UP FOR EBILLING
Ebilling is a new service offered by the City of Abbotsford to receive your bills for utilities and taxes through email.
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.