The Rotary Club of Richmond Sunset’s 22nd edition of Winter Wonderland is back at Richmond City Hall.
Posted: November 29, 2023
Two exceptional recipients in the categories of Coach and Team are among the local sports heroes to be honoured on Monday, November 27
Posted: November 21, 2023
Richmond residents are invited to share their input on safety enhancement options for the No. 3 Road Bark Park and adjacent dike trail.
Posted: November 20, 2023
The City of Richmond has launched a new online permit portal, providing customers with the flexibility to apply for and manage their building-related permits online, eliminating the need to visit City Hall in-person.
Three Japanese black pine trees now adorn Richmond City Hall to commemorate a 50-year bond between the City of Richmond and its Japanese Sister City, Wakayama.
Posted: November 17, 2023
To facilitate the event, streets will be closed and traffic patterns will be changed between 8:00am and 1:30pm on Sat, Nov 11.
Posted: November 10, 2023
Residents that would like the services of Snow Angels are asked to apply by Fri, Dec 1.
Posted: November 7, 2023
The public can participate in engagement and help shape the final Plan from Nov 6 to Dec 3, 2023.
Posted: November 6, 2023
For those wishing to reflect and remember with the community, there will be a Remembrance Day ceremony on Saturday, November 11 at Richmond City Hall.
Posted: October 30, 2023
The City of Richmond is launching Energize Richmond and is looking for Community Leaders to host climate conversations with their peers.
Posted: October 25, 2023
Canada’s biggest pumpkin this year was grown in Richmond and will be part of the City’s Firework Festival on Tuesday, October 31.
Posted: October 24, 2023
the City is seeking input from residents, to help identify current and future child care needs for Richmond over the next 10 years
Posted: October 23, 2023
Over 20 spook-tacular Halloween-inspired events and activities are now on through Tuesday, October 31.
Posted: October 16, 2023
The Freedom of the City is the highest honour a local government can bestow on an individual.
Posted: October 11, 2023
Richmond City Council has issued the following statement on recent events in Israel.
Visitors to the Richmond Animal Shelter at 12071 No. 5 Road are now welcomed by the new public art installation, Leaping Home by artist Celan Bouillet.
Posted: September 27, 2023
The City of Richmond’s 2023 Business and Partner Appreciation Event was held Tuesday, September 26.
Events recognizing Positive Aging Week and National Seniors Day take place during the first week of October.
Posted: September 26, 2023
Vote for your favourite 2024 street banners by 11:59pm on Sun, Oct 8, 2023.
Posted: September 25, 2023
Saturday, September 30 is National Day for Truth and Reconciliation and Orange Shirt Day.
The City of Richmond has opened applications to its annual City Grant Programs. Applications for grants are open until 5:00pm on Wed, Oct 18, 2023.
Posted: September 19, 2023
The exhibition opens to the public on Saturday, September 23 at 10 a.m.
Posted: September 18, 2023
70 free events and activities offered during Richmond Culture Days from Friday, September 22 to Sunday, October 15.
The City of Richmond is accepting applications to fill vacancies on a number of Advisory Committees, Boards and Commissions.
Posted: September 12, 2023
After a three-year hiatus, the Lulu Series: Art in the City speakers series is back to explore the relationship between art and our urban environment.
Posted: September 5, 2023
The City of Richmond is delighted to announce the return of its highly anticipated tree sale for residents. This year there will be double the amount of trees available to 1,000, all at a reduced price of $10 each
Posted: August 28, 2023
Ms. Thomas will be offering a series of events, workshops and mentorship opportunities to aspiring writers in Richmond from September 23 to November 30.
City of Richmond seeks high profile walls for community murals.
Posted: August 21, 2023
Celebrate Steveston’s unique maritime heritage on on Saturday, August 26 and Sunday, August 27 from 11am to 6pm.
Posted: August 15, 2023
The City’s 2024 Street Banner Contest is now open for submissions for artists of all ages and abilities
Posted: August 14, 2023
The festival will be celebrated August 20 from 10:00am to 3:00pm at Richmond's Sharing Farm.
Posted: August 8, 2023
Richmond residents, like everyone across Metro Vancouver, are reminded to keep those taps turned off a bit more.
Posted: August 4, 2023
Want to escape the hustle and bustle of urban life this BC Day weekend without the stress of traffic congestion and long line-ups? The City of Richmond has just the spot.
Posted: August 3, 2023
Travelling along No. 3 Road, residents and visitors can now enjoy a new art exhibition near the Aberdeen and Lansdowne Canada Line stations.
Posted: August 2, 2023
If you once dedicated a park bench to a loved one or lost friend and haven’t updated your contact information, the City of Richmond wants to hear from you!
Posted: August 1, 2023
Richmond’s art and creative community is invited to register and host free events during the 14th annual Culture Days.
Posted: July 31, 2023
After a four year hiatus of collaborating with a local artist, the 2023 Richmond Maritime Festival has a new image to celebrate its 20th anniversary.
Posted: July 27, 2023
The revitalized South Arm Community Park playground is officially open.
Posted: July 26, 2023
Winners announced for the 2023 Richmond Heritage Awards
Posted: July 25, 2023
Richmond City Council has approved the implementation of a pilot program to allow the responsible consumption of liquor in designated areas in a limited number of City parks.
A hotter, drier summer combined with over 870 hectares (2,150 acres) of park lands, makes Richmond extremely vulnerable to fires.
Posted: July 18, 2023
Richmond residents and community members are invited to celebrate Pride Week with free events and programs.
Posted: July 17, 2023
The Government of Canada invests in expansion of cycling network in Richmond City Centre
Traffic near Hugh Boyd, Minoru and South Arm parks may be heavier than normal July 14-16.
Posted: July 14, 2023
The City of Richmond has unveiled two new interpretive signs to honour the history of Sikhs in Richmond.
Posted: July 13, 2023
Are you passionate about art in public spaces? If so, the City’s Public Art Program would like to hear from you.
Posted: July 10, 2023
City of Richmond civic services will be closed on Monday, July 3 for the Canada Day statutory holiday.
Posted: June 30, 2023
Exploring Richmond this summer is easier than ever thanks to the return of two car-free transportation options.
Posted: June 29, 2023
Richmond property owners are reminded that property taxes are due on Tuesday, July 4, 2023.
Posted: June 23, 2023
You are invited to visit LetsTalkRichmond.ca to learn more and share your thoughts.
Posted: June 12, 2023
The Steveston Salmon Festival returns for its 76th year on Saturday, July 1, and it’s set to once again be a grand celebration of the spirit of the community.
To commemorate National Indigenous History Month in June and National Indigenous Peoples Day on June 21, a variety of events and activities are taking place throughout the City.
The Minoru Lakes Park in Richmond’s City Centre officially re-opened on Friday, June 9 following a major renewal to create a more modern and welcoming environment.
Posted: June 9, 2023
From its location on the dock at Fisherman’s Wharf in Steveston Village, the trash-skimmer will collect both solid and liquid waste that floats on the water’s surface.
Posted: June 8, 2023
The Pop Ups will take place every second Thursday of the month from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Brighouse Library, 7700 Minoru Gate.
Posted: June 6, 2023
Grab your bicycle and helmet, and register for the City of Richmond’s 21st Island City, by Bike tour, taking place on Sunday, June 11.
The City is updating its Social Development Strategy and is seeking input from those who live and work in Richmond.
Posted: June 5, 2023
Purchase a $29 Summer Active Pass starting Tuesday, June 6 and use it to swim, skate, golf and work out from June 10 through September 4.
Canada invests over $9 million in rapid housing for Richmond.
Posted: June 2, 2023
The doors officially opened to the Hummingbird Child Care Centre, the City of Richmond’s newest child care facility located in the Oval Village.
Posted: June 1, 2023
City receives a BCEDA Award recognizing achievement in initiatives to support economic development.
Over 50 activities in Richmond for the ParticipACTION Community Challenge
Posted: May 30, 2023
Three youth to represent Richmond at the BC Provincial Heritage Fair.
Posted: May 29, 2023
2023 Richmond Arts Awards recipients celebrated
for achievements and contributions
Celebrate BC Seniors Week in Richmond June 5 to June 11.
Posted: May 23, 2023
The 16th annual Doors Open Richmond takes place on Saturday, June 3 and Sunday, June 4, 2023.
Posted: May 18, 2023
City of Richmond civic services will be closed on Monday, May 22 for the Victoria Day statutory holiday.
Call for artists for Richmond Maritime Festival artwork
Posted: May 15, 2023
Richmond Celebrates Child Care Month and significant growth in licensed child care spaces
Posted: May 10, 2023
The annual award recognizes an outstanding facility design or redesign that reflects community culture, innovation and community need.
Posted: May 9, 2023
Richmond seeks input on new community gardens in Hamilton and West Cambie Neighbourhoods
The City has launched a new program for youth and adult residents who are interested in a career or position as an Aquatics Instructor/Lifeguard.
MyRichmond includes enhancements that capitalize on capabilities available on most Android and iOS devices.
Posted: May 8, 2023
Selected community partners can provide participants with a safe and inclusive space for individual and collective creative expressions.
The free, interactive event takes place on Saturday, May 13 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the City Operations Yard
Posted: May 4, 2023
Typha, the new public artwork by artists Charlotte Wall and Puya Khalili, is now installed and on display near the Richmond Olympic Oval.
May is Asian Heritage Month, which offers an excellent opportunity to learn about and celebrate Asian cultures.
Posted: May 1, 2023
The City has announced Garry Point Grill & Fish ‘N’ Chips as the new food vendor to operate the concession at Garry Point Park.
Posted: April 27, 2023
Celebrate Youth Week in Richmond with more than 10 activities and events
Stage 1 watering restrictions are in place until Sunday, October 15.
Posted: April 26, 2023
Nominations for the 2023 Richmond Heritage Awards are now being accepted until Sunday, May 28, 2023.
During the summer operation of the Richmond Night Market, traffic on No. 3 Road may be heavier than normal.
Posted: April 24, 2023
This four-day event is a global initiative that encourages friendly competition between cities to make the most observations of biodiversity.
The City of Richmond is hosting its popular Capital Projects Open House, where residents and businesses can come out to City Hall on Wednesday, April 19 from 3 to 7 p.m. to learn about new and on-going capital construction works.
Posted: April 6, 2023
City of Richmond civic services will be closed Friday, April 7 and Monday, April 10 for the Easter long weekend. Civic services will resume at 8:15 a.m. on Tuesday, April 11, including public access to City Hall.
Celebrate Earth Week from April 15 to 23.
Posted: April 4, 2023
World Leisure Day is being celebrated in Richmond on Sunday, April 16 with more than 30 free and low-cost activities for all ages and interests.
The City of Richmond has been recognized with multiple top honours for its financial reporting and budgeting
Posted: April 3, 2023
Residents invited to help design artwork for the Steveston Community Centre and Library construction site
Posted: March 29, 2023
Ten newly designed banners were unveiled at the council meeting on Monday, March 27, the first in-person unveiling celebration in three years.
Posted: March 28, 2023
The Richmond Cherry Blossom Festival returns to Garry Point Park on Sunday, April 2
Posted: March 27, 2023
The City of Richmond is pleased to announce a partnership with the Blue Cabin Floating Artist Residency to provide artist-led public programs at Branscombe House.
Posted: March 13, 2023
The City of Richmond is excited to announce that nominations are now open for the 2023 U-ROC (Richmond Outstanding Community) Awards.
Posted: February 27, 2023
The City of Richmond is seeking public input from now until March 26 as it creates a Community Wayfinding Strategy to help residents and visitors navigate through Richmond with ease—by foot, on wheels or via public transit.
Posted: February 22, 2023
The City of Richmond is pleased to announce the 2023 launch of Art at Work, a series of free, professional development workshops designed for professional artists and arts organizations.
Posted: February 21, 2023
The 2023 Community Services Needs Assessment Study is underway.
Posted: February 17, 2023
Wednesday, February 22 is a day to honour Pink Shirt Day, a day dedicated to promoting kindness and anti-bullying.
Posted: February 14, 2023
Beginning Tuesday, February 14 through Sunday, April 2, 2023, there are a number of ways people can comment on the strategy’s priorities and action plan.
A new permanent exhibit about Interurban rail travel and how it changed the lives of Richmond residents will be unveiled on Family Day weekend, February 17 to 20.
Posted: February 13, 2023
Over 60 free or low cost family-friendly activities will be available throughout Richmond over the upcoming Family Day weekend.
No. 3 Road art columns celebrate Richmond’s heritage, cultural diversity and connected communities
Posted: February 7, 2023
Richmond-based neighbourhood groups, not-for-profit organizations, local artists, Parent Advisory Committees, Community Associations and Student Councils are encouraged to apply for a Richmond Neighbourhood Celebration Grant by Sunday, February 26, 2023.
Posted: January 31, 2023
The City of Richmond is recognizing and celebrating the legacy of Black Canadians and their contributions to Canada’s history and culture during Black History Month.
The City of Richmond is launching a collection of 10 compelling videos that beautifully weave archival film and photographs with new footage to tell some of Richmond’s most fascinating stories.
Posted: January 30, 2023
The City of Richmond is inviting the public to take part in shaping three neighbourhood park playground replacement projects.
Posted: January 23, 2023
The popular Richmond Children’s Arts Festival is returning in full form with a program of free, hands-on fun on BC Family Day, Monday, February 20 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Posted: January 18, 2023
The two-session conversation will focus on the circumstances of homelessness in Richmond.
Posted: January 16, 2023
The public is invited to submit nominations for the 15th annual Richmond Arts Awards until Monday, March 13, 2023
The free drop-in sessions offer a safe and welcoming space for members of the community to ask questions about available resources, in a comfortable, accessible location – the library.
Posted: January 3, 2023