Alex Butler

The new mayor and council took office in Abbotsford on Monday.

New mayor and council take office in Abbotsford

Inaugural meeting of new council held at Matsqui Centennial Auditorium

The new mayor and council took office in Abbotsford on Monday.
Community members add to a pile of toys at the Toy for Tots event

Toys for Tots event collects gifts for local children

Event supports the Christmas Bureau, providing local families with Christmas supplies

Community members add to a pile of toys at the Toy for Tots event
The new MCC Centre has opened on Gladys Avenue in Abbotsford.

MCC Centre opens on Gladys Avenue

New facility will provide more support locally and internationally

The new MCC Centre has opened on Gladys Avenue in Abbotsford.
The city has not released legal costs associated with the removal of a homeless camp in Jubilee Park.

Privacy office upholds withheld legal costs

News denied request for city to release legal fees for homeless camp injunction

The city has not released legal costs associated with the removal of a homeless camp in Jubilee Park.
Abbotsford's new mayor Henry Braun and his wife Velma celebrate at city hall.

Henry Braun ready to serve as Abbotsford’s mayor

Bruce Banman says he is proud of accomplishments during time as mayor

Abbotsford's new mayor Henry Braun and his wife Velma celebrate at city hall.
The city has denied a plan to consolidate agricultural equipment dealers in Abbotsford.

Council denies agri-centre project

A proposal to move agricultural equipment dealers to east Abbotsford was defeated by council on Monday

The city has denied a plan to consolidate agricultural equipment dealers in Abbotsford.

Extreme weather beds open in Abby

An extreme weather alert was issues on Nov. 11

Henry Braun is Abbotsford's new mayor

VIDEO: Abbotsford election brings changes to mayor and council

New mayor-elect by slim margin, four new councillors from slate

Henry Braun is Abbotsford's new mayor
Henry Braun

Election 2014: Mayoral candidate releases donation list

Mayoral candidate and current councillor Henry Braun released his campaign donation list on his website last Friday

Henry Braun
Bruce Banman

Election 2014: Mayor Bruce Banman seeks re-election in Nov. 15 election

Banman won the 2011 mayoral race and is seeking re-election

Bruce Banman
Henry Braun

Election 2014: Henry Braun seeks mayor’s seat in Nov. 15 election

Braun has served one term on council

Henry Braun
A high-profile ‘protest’ homeless camp has been the subject of much discussion and criticism in the city for much of the year.

Election 2014: Candidates focus on issues of homelessness

Supportive housing, dignity village and other solutions discussed

A high-profile ‘protest’ homeless camp has been the subject of much discussion and criticism in the city for much of the year.
A school trustee all candidates meeting was held on Wednesday.

Election 2014: School trustees met for all candidates meeting

16 candidates vie for seven trustee positions in Abbotsford

A school trustee all candidates meeting was held on Wednesday.
Election 2014: Twitter post causes controversy in mayoral race

Election 2014: Twitter post causes controversy in mayoral race

Banman denies involvement, condemns slanderous comments

Election 2014: Twitter post causes controversy in mayoral race
The city has put Fraser Highway on a list of transit priorities submitted to the province.

City’s transportation priorities include highway widening

Priorities include Highway 1 and Fraser Highway

The city has put Fraser Highway on a list of transit priorities submitted to the province.
An artist’s rendering of the Abby Digs project.

Temporary cabins for homeless on Valley Road postponed

Group withdrew application for now, but plans to resubmit

An artist’s rendering of the Abby Digs project.
A proposal for an Agri-mall was discussed at a public hearing on Monday.

Agri-Centre debated at public hearing

Proposal would create a 33-acre project near Sumas Mountain in east Abbotsford

A proposal for an Agri-mall was discussed at a public hearing on Monday.
The location on Gladys Avenue received third reading for rezoning that would allow supportive housing.

Rezoning for supportive housing receives council approval

Despite community opposition at public hearing, council passes third reading

The location on Gladys Avenue received third reading for rezoning that would allow supportive housing.
An all-candidates meeting was held at Matsqui Centennial Auditorium on Wednesday.

Election 2014: Candidates talk police, fire, transit

Chamber event brings together council hopefuls

An all-candidates meeting was held at Matsqui Centennial Auditorium on Wednesday.
Vince Dimanno

Election 2014: ‘Satire’ article draws apology from Dimanno and website partner

Council candidate says column was not intended for publication

Vince Dimanno