COMMUNITIES IN BLOOM
The City of Abbotsford is proud to participate in the Communities in Bloom competition. Find out how to get involved.
EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS WEEK: MAY 7-13
Prepare yourself with resources, information and put together an emergency kit.
The City of Abbotsford's website will be undergoing system maintenance
Sunday, April 30, 2017 between 6:00 and 10:00am. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.
CHANGES COMING TO NOISE REGULATIONS
Noise is an important issue for many people and contributes to a healthy and safe living environment and quality of life. Find out more about the proposed changes coming to noise regulations.
MAYOR'S BREAKFAST: JUNE 28, 2017
Registration starts May 10, 2017. Further details to follow at abbotsford.ca/mayorsbreakfast.
The City Centre Neighbourhood Plan has moved to Stage 2 – Exploring Concepts.
CALL FOR CANADA DAY PARADE ENTRIES
Register your "Happy 150th Birthday Canada" themed parade entry now through our online registration site.
Tips for Decorating your Parade Entry
SIGN UP FOR TASTE OF ABBOTSFORD WEEK
We invite you and your business to join us in this week long promotion and celebration of local food production, taking place May 28, to June 3, 2017.
View our list of current and upcoming road closures.
LEAVE YOUR PHONE ALONE WHILE DRIVING
More than 800 crashes occur every day in B.C., many of these caused by distracted driving. Police across the province will be stepping up enhanced enforcement.
BUILDING PERMIT APPLICATION PROCESS CHANGES
The City of Abbotsford has streamlined our building permit process to provide better customer service and decrease wait times.
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.
ABBOTSFORD TO JOIN MULTI-MATERIAL BC RECYCLING PROGRAM
NEW! Changes to curbside recycling program take effect April 3, 2017. Find out more!
2016 REPORT TO THE COMMUNITY
View the 2016 Report to the Community which highlights some of our key accomplishments from 2016.
PROVINCE OF BC ANNOUNCES NEW COURTHOUSE FOR ABBOTSFORD
The Province and City of Abbotsford are moving forward with the development of a new Abbotsford courthouse that will create new jobs, increase access to justice and build a brighter future for British Columbia.
RECORD SETTING YEAR FOR THE ABBOTSFORD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
2016 was a record setting year in passenger numbers for the Abbotsford International Airport (YXX)
SALTON ROAD PEDESTRIAN/CYCLE BRIDGE PROJECT
You live here, and your opinion matters. Visit the project page and provide your feedback!
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.
BECOME AN AUXILIARY FIREFIGHTER
We are currently recruiting individuals who are interested in helping others and serving the community. Review the auxiliary recruitment information to learn what it takes to become a auxiliary firefighter and apply online.
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).
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.
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.