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Delta North MLA to help craft transportation plan

Delta North MLA to help craft transportation plan

MLA Scott Hamilton will consult local government officials, First Nations, chambers of commerce and community leaders south of the Fraser.

Delta North MLA to help craft transportation plan
Executive Hotels and Resorts announced last week that it will renovate and reopen Splashdown Waterpark in June 2017

Tsawwassen waterpark makes ‘Big Splash’ with news of upcoming reopening

Big Splash waterpark will open in June 2017 at the former Splashdown site.

Executive Hotels and Resorts announced last week that it will renovate and reopen Splashdown Waterpark in June 2017
Ice bombs have hit several cars

Ministry to use chopper as temporary solution for snow clearing on Alex Fraser Bridge

In order to minimize closures due to falling "ice bombs," a heavy-lift helicopter will be used to blow the snow off the bridge's cables.

Ice bombs have hit several cars
Delta MP Carla Qualtrough and Parliamentary Secretary for Environment and Climate Change Jonathan Wilkinson were at Canadian Coast Guard Base – Sea Island on Nov. 25 to announce specific initiatives from the federal government’s Oceans Protection Plan that will benefit Lower Mainland communities and B.C. as a whole.

Federal government to restore regional planning forum for lower Fraser River

The government is looking to reinstate regional planning forums that were cancelled by the previous Conservative administration.

Delta MP Carla Qualtrough and Parliamentary Secretary for Environment and Climate Change Jonathan Wilkinson were at Canadian Coast Guard Base – Sea Island on Nov. 25 to announce specific initiatives from the federal government’s Oceans Protection Plan that will benefit Lower Mainland communities and B.C. as a whole.
Burns Bog Escape: Spectral Soldiers starts on Friday

Burns Bog escape returns this Halloween

The Burns Bog Conservation Society is hosting its inaugural Halloween Bog Escape: Spectral Soldiers, an outdoor escape room-type experience.

Burns Bog Escape: Spectral Soldiers starts on Friday
Delta Police Sgt. Sarah Swallow accepts a donation of 30 blankets from Fraser Valley Quilters’ Guild President Carole Hando on Sept. 19. The quilt shown here was hand-made by guild member Carmie Kozak.

Local quilters sew up a storm to help sick kids in the Fraser Valley

Cops for Cancer-Tour de Valley riders will be giving sick kids hand-made blankets donate by the Fraser Valley Quilters' Guild.

Delta Police Sgt. Sarah Swallow accepts a donation of 30 blankets from Fraser Valley Quilters’ Guild President Carole Hando on Sept. 19. The quilt shown here was hand-made by guild member Carmie Kozak.