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UBCM Award
ABBOTSFORD RECEIVES UBCM AWARD
Mayor Henry Braun received the UBCM Award for 'Best Practices Community Connections' for the Abbotsforward Official Community Plan project.

Events in Abbotsford
LOTS OF THINGS TO DO THIS WEEKEND IN ABBOTSFORD!
View our events calendar for listings of community events in Abbotsford this weekend, including the Roadside Harvest Social, Ride for India 2016, BC Hops Fest and Culture Days!

Culture Days
CULTURE DAYS
Join the artists, organizations and community groups, as they raise awareness for the arts and cultural life of Abbotsford.

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PROPOSED REVISED PERMISSIVE TAX EXEMPTION POLICY
For those who wish to express their views to City Council regarding the proposed revised Permissive Tax Exemption Policy, they may do so on Monday, October 3, 2016, during the Executive Committee Meeting of Council at 3:00pm, in the Matsqui Centennial Auditorium, 32315 South Fraser Way.

5210 Playbox Launch
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!  

Fire Prevention Week 2016
FIRE PREVENTION WEEK 
Join Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service for their annual Fire Hall open houses during Fire Prevention Week, which takes place October 9-16, 2016.

LinkedIn Page
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 Publications
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
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
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.

Mt Lehman Announcement
BE BEAR AWARE
Bear sightings have increased in the City of Abbotsford over the last several days specifically in the Sumas Mountain and Auguston areas.

Mt Lehman Announcement
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.

Mt Lehman Announcement
FUNDING ANNOUNCEMENT
Federal, provincial and municipal governments support the Mount Lehman Road 4-Laning project in Abbotsford

Think Before You Toss
THINK BEFORE YOU TOSS
Abbotsford Police, Fire Rescue and Bylaw Services are asking smokers to “Think before they Toss” their cigarette butts this summer.

Aerospace & Technology Cluster
AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGY CLUSTER
The Abbotsford International Airport (YXX) in conjunction with industry partners is proud to launch the new Aerospace & Technology Cluster.

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CITY OF ABBOTSFORD INSTAGRAM
Keep up with what's happening in Abbotsford. Follow us: @cityofabbotsfordevents.

OCP Video
ABBOTSFORD OFFICIAL COMMUNITY PLAN VIDEO
View the video that premiered at the 2nd Annual Mayor's Breakfast, featuring Sunee Dhaliwal and Cliff Prang exploring some of what makes Abbotsford great today and uncover the City's plan for the future. 

Check Before You Burn
CHECK BEFORE YOU BURN 
Check your address to determine if you are eligible to apply for a permit.

Wildfire Firesmart
WILDFIRE PREVENTION 
Help reduce the risk of wildfire near your home and neighbourhood. 

Watering Restrictions
STAGE ONE WATERING RESTRICTIONS ARE NOW IN EFFECT 
More information is available at Our Water Matters Our Water Matters.

Bevan Avenue Wells
BEVAN AVENUE WELLS OPERATIONS
The City of Abbotsford has a permit to run four drinking water wells at the southwest corner of Mill Lake Park in order to meet the demand for water during the summer months. 

AgRefesh
AGREFRESH
The City is reviewing its agricultural policies, bylaws, and regulations for land in the Agricultural Land Reserve. 

Abbotsford Curb Collection
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.

Ebilling2015
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.

Garbage Schedules
Garbage Collection

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. 

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