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Fraser Valley traffic congestion going under the microscope

Growing FV region needs ‘mobility enhancements’ for economic growth, livability, say provincial reps


Vedder River gets reprieve from gravel removal this summer

Applications withdrawn by river management committee and process concluded for 2020


Husband of Abbotsford Coun. Falk apologizes for ‘All Lives Matter’ comment

Arnold Falk now says he ‘misunderstood’ phrase


Husband of Abbotsford Coun. Falk upset ‘All Lives Matter’ comment was deleted

Arnold Falk shared his ‘All Lives Matter’ opinion on a Downtown Abbotsford post

First heat of the season to hit the Fraser Valley

Highest temperatures so far this summer expected this week according to special weather statement

Two videos for Seniors Week cover health and gardens

Presentations posted as part of Seniors Week in Abbotsford

  • Jun 8, 2020

UFV students present City of Abbotsford projects on CityStudio Hubbub website

More than 100 students present response online to 4 civic challenges

  • Apr 23, 2020

City introduces #AbbyCares online resource to keep residents connected

Social media content includes kids’ activities, ideas to keep busy and more

  • Apr 13, 2020

120 more recreation staff laid off by City of Abbotsford

Job cuts from closure of public facilities, city will re-hire after health emergency passes

‘Not pro-active at all’: City Hall criticized by employee for COVID-19 work policy

Staff receive little communication, denied work from home

Traffic ‘gong show’ or perfect location? Different views on Abbotsford council as daycare approved

Some councillors worried about dangerous drop-offs, but others say many parents will walk

Cities shouldn’t be on hook for highway interchanges they don’t own, Abbotsford mayor says

‘We’re supposed to pay for infrastructure that we don’t own,’ Abbotsford mayor says

Retail renovations, townhomes and mansion: January’s biggest building projects

About $24 million worth of building permits were issued in Abbotsford in January of 2020.

How ‘historic’ is Ivana Tea House actually?

Heritage BC warns about demolition of downtown fixture, but owner says current facade isn’t history

City of Abbotsford hit with $318,000 fine after workers exposed to chlorine at water plant

WorksafeBC says repeated violations and lack of proper plans and assessments led to large penalty

New apartment & townhouse projects may trigger South Fraser Way extension

Apartment and townhouse projects along Eleanor Avenue would lead to road connections

New six-storey apartment proposed along Marshall Road

Building would be second new apartment on dead-end Eleanor Avenue

How an Abbotsford neighbourhood got – and lost – its gold-plated hydrants

Staff warned 25 years ago that it was a bad idea to allow developer to install golden hydrants

COLUMN: Cities should enlist teenagers to clear sidewalks for absentee owners

Connecting shovelers with property owners could make cities more walkable after a snow storm

VIDEO: Highway One to be widened east to 264th Street in Langley

The $235 million project includes upgrades to overpasses and a rail bridge