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Walk Abbotsford
WALK ABBOTSFORD
Join our city-wide walking program where volunteers lead walks every week in neighbourhoods throughout Abbotsford.

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WEBSITE MAINTENANCE
The City of Abbotsford and Airport websites will be undergoing system maintenance on Sunday, December 17, from 5:00am-6:00am, and will be unavailable during this time. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

Cst John Davidson
THANK YOU ABBOTSFORD! COMMUNITY APPRECIATION DAY
The Abbotsford Police Department would like to express their gratitude to the entire community for their tremendous encouragement and support, as we honour and remember our fallen hero, Cst. John Davidson.
Abbotsford Police Department - News Release

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ABBOTSFORD RECEIVES GENEROUS DONATION
The City of Abbotsford received a generous donation of 50 CITYPAK’s from Wolfe Auto Group to be distributed throughout the community to those in need.

Plan 200k Surveys
PLAN 200K SURVEYS:
NOVEMBER 20 - DECEMBER 22

Take our surveys and be entered to win 1 of 2 $500 gift cards!  AgRefresh, Housing Strategy and Quality of Life surveys available now. 

Dog Licence Update
DOG LICENCE UPDATES BY FRASER VALLEY REGIONAL DISTRICT
The due date to obtain a dog licence has changed from February 15 to December 31. A 25% penalty will apply after December 31. Dog licences can be purchased at Abbotsford City Hall in person before the December 22 holiday closure or online.

Parks
METRO VANCOUVER PARKLAND AMENDMENT
Metro Vancouver Regional District (MVRD) has reached an agreement with the City of Abbotsford, which enables the City to withdraw from Metro Vancouver’s regional parks function and explore new park partnerships with the Fraser Valley Regional District (FVRD).

Green Fleet Funding
GREEN FLEET MANAGEMENT PLAN RECEIVES FUNDING 
The City of Abbotsford has received $57,600 in funding from the Municipalities for Climate Innovation Program through the Federation of Canadian Municipalities and $12,000 from the Fraser Valley Regional District for a Municipal Green Fleet Management Plan.

Business Walks 2015
ABBOTSFORD NAMED MOST BUSINESS FRIENDLY MUNICIPALITY 
The Commercial Real Estate Development Association (NAIOP) has named the City of Abbotsford Most Business Friendly Municipality, highlighting the City's accomplishments in attracting businesses, encouraging the growth of existing businesses and promoting industrial development.

Auxiliary Firefighers
APPLY TO BE AN AUXILIARY FIREFIGHTER
Abbotsford Fire Rescue Services is currently recruiting auxiliary firefighters.

Vye Road
VYE ROAD/HIGHWAY 11 PROJECT UPDATE
Construction will soon begin on this project, which will see the widening of Highway 11, by extending the Nexus lane to the U.S. border and constructing a two-lane overpass on Vye Road, between Highway 11 and Riverside Road.

Land Use Information Letters
APPLY ONLINE FOR LAND USE INFORMATION LETTERS
The City of Abbotsford is moving to an online process for land use information requests or “comfort letters.” This will increase our ability to efficiently process these requests.

Business Walks 2015
ABBOTSFORD GIS WEBSITE - NEW FEATURES
To continue its support for innovative business interest in Abbotsford, the City has upgraded and is re-launching their award winning GIS site selector website.

@Abbotsford Mobile App
@ABBOTSFORD - CITY SERVICES APP
Download the NEW City Services App to your mobile device to connect with City Hall, report issues, view amenities and directions for parks, trails and bike routes and much much more!

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BUILDING SMART WITH THE BC ENERGY STEP CODE 
BC Housing is providing a province wide training series for the BC Energy Step Code requirements coming into effect December 15, 2017.

Smart Wash
WASH SMART AND SAVE WATER AND MONEY! 
Online rebate on qualifying ENERGY STAR washing machine.

EDAC Awards
THE BEST OF THE BEST 
The City of Abbotsford's Economic Development team has been awarded the Marketing Canada Award for "AG Tech Video", for promotional videos.

Plan200k Video
PLAN 200K VIDEO: VIBRANT NEIGHBOURHOODS
Plan 200K is about bringing to life the vision established in Abbotsford’s new Official Community Plan. On June 15, 2017, the City hosted two urban experts, Jillian Glover and Charles Montgomery, to provoke and inspire us as we work on building better neighbourhoods for all residents. Here is a highlight video from that special evening: https://youtu.be/NMsdTBOG8rU

Council Meetings
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
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. 

MCA
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.

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2016 ANNUAL REPORT
View the 2016 Annual Report, including a financial overview, highlights and accomplishments, and progress being made on Council’s strategic goals.

Road Closures
ROAD CLOSURES
View our list of current and upcoming road closures.

Master Plan Top Story
PLAN200K 
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.

Videos and Publications
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! 

TAKE OUR SURVEYS

Curbside Collection
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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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