News & Events

News Headlines


Daffodils in spring
The daffodils are out to announce that spring has finally arrived in Richmond. © Robert Plowman

New Richmond facility comes to life as Minoru Centre for Active Living
The facility will include an aquatic centre, seniors centre and other recreation and sports amenities.

Richmond bylaw amendments address snowfall safety concerns
Bylaw amendments outline guidelines for snow and ice removal.

Alan Doyle and The Beautiful Gypsies to headline Ships to Shore King of the Sea
Ships to Shore King of the Sea is part of Richmond Canada 150, a year-long celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary of confederation.

Province invests $12 million for new housing project in Richmond
Provincial funding of $12 million will bring approximately 80 new affordable homes

City to adopt PerfectMind platform for program registration
The new platform will improve customer experience by providing an effortless way for citizens to take advantage of the City’s offerings.

Richmond offers second opportunity for 2017 child care grant applications
Applications will be accepted from April 5 to May 5, 2017.

Local Government matters in this year's Provincial election
Metro Vancouver aims to engage the political parties in public discussions around issues relevant to the region.


See our Calendar of Events to find family events, concerts, meetings and conventions, sports tournaments, and more. 

Event Search
Add An Event


Boarding passes now available for Japan’s spectacular “King of the Sea”
Free boarding passes are now available for the King of the Sea Festival May 5 - 7.

Public input sought for updated Community Wellness Strategy for Richmond
Help identify strengths, gaps, opportunities and priorities for maximizing community wellness.

Call for nominations for Richmond Heritage Awards
Nominations for the annual Richmond Heritage Awards are being accepted until noon on Friday, April 28, 2017.

Richmond’s 2017 Lulu Series: Art in the City line-up announced
This free event happens at Richmond City Hall on May 4 at 7:00 p.m.

Japan’s spectacular King of the Sea en route to Richmond
The Kaiwo Maru will be available for free public viewing from May 3 to May 8.

Past News Releases

Subscribe to be notified about updates to this page
Receive regular email updates with links to the latest news releases and information notices, you can also subscribe to many popular sections of the City of Richmond Website and get regular updates sent to the mailbox of your choice. You can change your subscriptions or unsubscribe at any time. Click the "Subscribe Via Email" link on the right side of this page.