MILL LAKE SPRAY PARK TEMPORARILY CLOSED
The Mill Lake Splash Park is closed due to mechanical issues. We apologize for the inconvenience and will notify residents when it will be reopened. Spud Murphy spray park is open for use during this unexpected closure of Mill Lake spray park.
QUALITY OF LIFE SURVEY
How do you rate your quality of life in Abbotsford? Help us guide new program delivery, services and amenities by telling us what you think. Complete the survey at Abbotsford.ca/QualityofLife. A Punjabi version is available at Abbotsford.ca/QualityofLifePunjabi.
SUMAS MOUNTAIN TRAILS CLOSURE
Metro Vancouver and FVRD have closed the trails in Sumas Mountain Interregional Park effective Friday, August 4, 2017 due to fire concerns.
SIKH PARADE ROAD CLOSURES
Road closures will be in place on Sunday, September 3, 2017 for the Nagar Kirtan procession from 9am to 5pm. Please use alternate routes to and from the procession area during this time.
CULTURE DAYS: SEPTEMBER 29, 30 & OCTOBER 1, 2017
A national celebration of culture featuring three days of free arts and culture activities, with a variety of events taking place in Abbotsford.
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.
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.
ICBC IMPAIRED DRIVING CAMPAIGN
ICBC is encouraging drivers to plan ahead for a safe ride home.
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.
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.