Friday, March 19, 2010

General Meeting, March 24, 2010

7:00 pm
Holy Trinity Cathedral – Lounge, Parish Hall
514 Carnarvon Street, New Westminster


On the Agenda

Speakers

Mike Degelder, Plaza 88 Developer
Will bring us up to date on merchants, theatre and other tenants in this exciting new addition to our downtown.

Mark Shieh and Mia Ciric, River Market at the Quay
Update on renovations, tenants, and opening date.

Andrew Boyd
On Maria Keary Cottage, (now complete and residents moving in), programs offered and what they hope to achieve.

Break for coffee and cookies

Other Items
  • 10th Annual Barbecue and Street Festival, July 29. Update and your input. What would you like to see included? Excluded? Price?
  • Community Policing
  • Markets (Farmers, Winter, Night)
  • Any matters you bring forward for discussion

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Petition to BC Government to Reinstate Gaming Charity Grants

Roslyn Cassells has sent a link to a petition asking the provincial government to reinstate gaming charitable grants.

http://www.petitiononline.com/VCBS2010/petition.html

Thursday, March 4, 2010

Westminster Pier Park Open House & Workshop- Park Design

The City invites you to attend an open house and workshop regarding the new Downtown waterfront park. The preliminary park master plan will be presented and everyone is encouraged to attend and share their comments/suggestions on this exciting project. For more information please visit the project's website at http://www.newwestcity.ca/business/planning_development/projects_on_the_go/articles213.php.


Date:Wednesday, March 17, 2010
Time:Open House 4:30-6:00 pm (drop-in, Front foyer)
Workshop 6:00-8:30 pm (Council Chamber)
Location:City Hall, 511 Royal Avenue, New Westminster


ERIC WESTBERG, MCIP
Planning Analyst
City of New Westminster

[Note: This is your last chance to contribute your ideas and opinions. J Story]