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For media inquiries, please contact Jennifer Kinneman, Manager of Communications.
- New Deroche Office Hours September 21, 2016 The new hours for the Deroche office are Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
- Hope Recreation Facilities REOPEN September 15, 2016 We are pleased to report that all facilities at the Recreation Centre in Hope have reopened after yesterday's electrical issue. Thanks to all involved who worked so quickly to get us up and running again.
- Dan Sharrers Aquatic Centre CLOSED until further notice September 14, 2016 Due to an unexpected electrical issue, the Dan Sharrers Aquatic Centre and fitness centre in Hope will be closed until further notice.
- Coastal Fire Centre Lifts Campfire and Open Fire Bans September 1, 2016 Effective at noon today, campfires and Category 3 open fires will once again be permitted throughout the Coastal Fire Centre’s jurisdiction, which includes the FVRD.
- BC Transit Fare Products Available Online August 30, 2016 In light of the pending agreement between Canada Post and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers, the FVRD has resumed online sales of BC Transit fare products.
- Evacuation RESCINDED August 29, 2016 Great news! Emergency crews have successfully vented the liquefied natural gas from the vehicle at the accident scene and the evacuation has been rescinded.
- LNG Spill On Highway 1 Prompts Evacuation August 29, 2016 Due to a traffic incident on Highway 1, emergency officials are evacuating residents and businesses within approximately 650 m of the site.
- Release the Hounds! August 26, 2016 New gates and latches have been installed at the Island 22 Dog Park. The off leash area is now secure and ready for your fur baby to enjoy.
- Online FVX Fare Product Sales Temporarily Suspended August 25, 2016 In light of potential job action between Canada Post and the Union of Postal Workers, online sales of BC Transit fare products have been temporarily suspended.
- FVRD Offices Closed at 3 pm August 26 August 24, 2016 Pleased be advised that the FVRD main office in Chilliwack will be closed at 3 p.m. this Friday, August 26. The office will reopen on Monday, August 29 at 8:30 a.m.