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Minoru Park in winter snow
Enjoy winter and connect with nature at Minoru Park.
© Robert Plowman

City of Richmond to crackdown on short term rentals
Expect limitations on the types of rental activity permitted to homeowners.

City takes the LEED with Gold community centre
Richmond’s City Centre Community Centre has achieved Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold status.

Traffic bylaw changes enhance safety for pedestrians
Changes also encourage use of lower emission transportation.

New community centres, animal shelter top Richmond’s building list
Five projects have been identified as Council’s key priorities within Richmond’s Major Facilities Plan.

Richmond adds more police officers in 2017 budget
2017 Capital budget also approved.

Richmond prepared for winter weather conditions
Crews will be ensuring all major arterial roads are cleared and salted/sanded.

Richmond Fire-Rescue opens new live-fire training facility
Located in east Richmond, it features a burn building specifically designed for training on extinguishing live-fire scenarios.

City of Richmond’s “Green Fleet” Makes it the First Municipality to Receive a Platinum Award from E3 Fleet
E3 Fleet is a national program that recognizes excellence in fleet management.

Richmond seeks to join in appeals of Harvest Power’s air quality permit
The City is continuing to take action to seek an end to the ongoing odour issue.


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Don’t let your new year’s resolution to quit smoking go up in smoke
Free help for B.C. residents who want to quit.

Mayor Malcolm Brodie to chart Richmond’s continued evolution in Annual Address
Hosted by the Richmond Chamber of Commerce, the Annual Address will take place on Thursday, January 26.

Public invited to comment on Richmond’s proposed 5 Year Financial Plan
Provide your feedback by Sunday, February 5.

Richmond invites public to comment on second phase of single family dwelling massing regulations
Six open houses will take place throughout January and February. Information and survey available on from January 18 to March 5.

Have your say in developing Richmond’s Integrated Rainwater Resource Management Strategy
Learn more and share feedback on by Sunday, January 29.

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