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Monday, March 27, 2017 10:24 AM
Naomi Yamamoto, Minister of State for Emergency Preparedness, announced $5 million in one-time funding to provide essential supports and equipment renewals for the B.C. Search and Rescue Association (BCSARA).
Friday, December 9, 2016 11:30 AM
VICTORIA – Minister of State for Emergency Preparedness Naomi Yamamoto announced Emergency Management BC’s (EMBC) endorsement of a one-year pilot project for the use of unmanned aerial vehicles – “UAVs” or drones – by search and rescue crews in Coquitlam and Kamloops.
Friday, December 2, 2016 10:30 AM
The Evergreen extension, which will bring efficient rapid transit service between Coquitlam, Port Moody, Burnaby and Vancouver, was officially opened by B.C. Premier Christy Clark, and Dan Ruimy, Member of Parliament for Pitt Meadows-Maple Ridge, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Federal Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and representatives of the project’s partners.
Thursday, November 24, 2016 9:15 AM
Elders and members of the Kwikwetlem First Nation and special guests revealed a collection of First Nations cultural pieces at Coquitlam Central Station, one of the new stations on the soon-to-open Evergreen extension.
Thursday, September 8, 2016 10:15 AM
The Province is investing $5 million to build 150 new parking spaces for the Evergreen Line Project, which will now open before Christmas.
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 11:30 AM
Positive traffic changes will come into effect tomorrow at the Fawcett Road off-ramp from Highway 1 in Coquitlam, allowing general traffic to travel westbound onto United Boulevard during off-peak times of day, and all day on the weekends.
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 11:00 AM
As part of the public safety funding announced in February 2016, the Province is committing $7.65-million in funding towards upgrading the Coquitlam dike and protecting homes and land at risk of flooding from high water levels in the Pitt River.
Wednesday, March 23, 2016 10:00 AM
Progress on the Evergreen Project continues as construction of the station plaza areas begins this spring.
Friday, January 8, 2016 2:30 PM
Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development Peter Fassbender and ministry officials gave a sneak peek tour of the Evergreen Line’s new Burquitlam and Moody Centre stations, highlighting the innovative designs and features of the two stations.
Friday, November 27, 2015 8:30 AM
Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development Peter Fassbender on behalf of Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Todd Stone was joined by Ron McKinnon, MP for Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam and TransLink board chair Barry Forbes to celebrate the completion of the tunnel boring, an important milestone in the construction of the Evergreen Line.