What's New

City News
Hot Topics

2016 Financial Plan Community Engagement

We want your feedback on the 2016-2025 Financial Plan.

Financial Plan 2016 (CMP Budget)

The Financial Plan for the City of Chilliwack was presented at the February 2, 2016 Regular Council Meeting.

2016 - 02: February Greenheart News

Information on current events, announcements and more from your City Council for the month of February 2016.

Car Battery Recycling

Please take lead acid/car batteries for free recycling to the Chilliwack bottle Depot or the Sardis Bottle Depot.

Special Occasion Licences

If you want to serve liquor in a public place or sell liquor anywhere, you will need either a private or public Special Occasion Licence. This includes public and private events (e.g., Weddings, Tastings and Community Festivals).

Christmas Card Contest

We’re changing our annual Christmas card contest to better capture the holiday by holding the contest during the Christmas season!
Bid Opportunities

RFEI - Biosolids Management Services

The City of Chilliwack is requesting Expressions of Interest from qualified Proponents to provide Biosolids Management Services.

2016 Transportation Plan & Engineering Preliminary Design

The City of Chilliwack is requesting Expressions of Interest from qualified engineering consulting firms who possess the required personnel, experience and resources to provide transportation design services for: Updated Transportation Plan Vedder Road/South Sumas Road Intersection - preliminary design services Chilliwack River Road/Knight Road Intersection - preliminary design services

Tender 2016-07 Light Service Vehicles

The work consists of the supply and delivery of the following equipment: One (1) New 2015/2016 Regular Cab 4 x 4 Cab and Chassis Truck Complete with Service Body; Two (2) New 2015/2016 Regular Cab 4 x 4 Cab and Chassis Trucks Complete with Flat Decks and Cross Boxes.

Tender 2016-05 Chilliwack Library Skylight Glass Replacement

To supply all labour, materials and equipment necessary to replace all the glass sealed units on thirteen (13) skylights at the Chilliwack Public Library located at 45860 First Avenue in Chilliwack. 

Tender 2016-06 Security Guard Services

To supply all labour, materials and equipment necessary to provide the services of 3 (three) mobile and 1 (one) static security guard as stated in the Tender document.

2016 Crack Sealing

The City of Chilliwack is requesting Quotations for the provision of the supply of all labour, supervision, equipment, and material necessary to conduct the installation of Crack Sealing work in accordance with the specifications, quantities and locations specified within the RFQ Document.

Tender 2016-03 Baseball Infield Grooming

WORK:  To provide grooming services for twenty-five (25) baseball infields at eleven (11) locations throughout the City of Chilliwack, including all labour, materials and equipment. 

2016 Water & Sewer Combo Project

The City of Chilliwack is seeking Expressions of Interest from qualified Proponents to develop, design and construct the "2016 Water & Sewer Combo Project".

Chilliwack Public Works Fibre Optics Link

The City of Chilliwack is seeking Expressions of Interest from qualified Repondents to design and construct the "Chilliwack Public Works Fibre Optics Link Project". The Project involves the installation of a fibre optic cable between the old Public Works Yard located at 8300 kiernan Drive in Chilliwack and the new Public Works Yard to be located at 44390 Luckakuck Way in Chilliwack. 

Tender 2016-04 Light Vehicles

The Work consists of the supply and delivery of the following Equipment: One (1) new 2016/2016 4 x 2 regular cab, cab and chassis truck Three (3) new 2016/2016 half ton 4 x 4 extended cab pickup trucks three (3) new 2015/2016 three quarter ton 4 x 4 regular cab pickup trucks Two (2) new 2015/2016 4x4 crossover/sport utility vehicles

Tender 2016-01 Backhoe Loader

The Work consists of the supply and delivery of the following Equipment: One (1) New Backhoe Loader.

Tender 2016-02 Garbage Packer

The Work consists of the supply and delivery of the following equipment: One (1) New 2015-2016 4 x 2 Garbage Packer.
Traffic Notifications

There are currently 1 full road and 42 lane closures

Council Meetings

The next Regular Council Meeting will be Tuesday February 16, 2016 in Council Chambers, City Hall at 3:00PM

Notices

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Public Hearing to be held in Council Chambers at City Hall on Tuesday, February 16, 2016

New pages in the last 60 days:

Updated pages in the last 60 days:

2014 Fourth Quarter Reports

View the fourth quarter reports from all departments to see how much has been accomplished!

2016 Financial Plan Community Engagement

We want your feedback on the 2016-2025 Financial Plan.

Adopt a Catch Basin

During the fall and winter seasons, please help clear street drains in front of your home.

Annual Burn Awareness Week

Annual Burn Awareness Week is from January 31 to February 6.

Be Smart around Rising Water

As our local rivers swell due to rain, the City of Chilliwack reminds residents to be smart around fast flowing waterways.

Boiler Upgrade at CLLC

All CLLC pools will be closed from September 14 – 16 and there will be no hot water in the showers and taps.

Browne Creek Wetlands Grand Opening

Join us for the grand opening of the Browne Creek Wetlands on Thursday, May 14, 2015.

Canada Post Community Mailbox Delivery

Canada Post presentation about the changes coming to mail delivery service in Chilliwack.

Car Battery Recycling

Please take lead acid/car batteries for free recycling to the Chilliwack bottle Depot or the Sardis Bottle Depot.

Chilliwack Walks

Do eight walks in eight weeks and be entered to win great prizes. We hope you get out and walk, Chilliwack!

Christmas Card Contest

We’re changing our annual Christmas card contest to better capture the holiday by holding the contest during the Christmas season!

Don't let a preventable fire ruin your Christmas

Nothing ruins Christmas like a fire that could have been prevented. Enjoy a fire safe holiday by following these guidelines.

Downtown Revitalization Plan Update

Over a year ago, Chilliwack City Council voted unanimously to adopt a redevelopment concept put forward by the Downtown Plan Implementation Committee. As part of this concept, the City is actively pursuing improvements to downtown Chilliwack.

Family Day Activities

Don't miss all the great activities happening in Chilliwack on Family Day!

Fraser River - Flood Protection Information

Learn more and receive important updates on Fraser River flood protection and the seasonal melt of the snow pack.

Fraser Valley Express Regional Transit Service

View a short presentation from BC Transit on the FVX Service.

Free Christmas Tree Composting

There is free Christmas tree composting for residents receiving curbside collection between January 2 to 14, 2016!

Halloween Fire Safety Tips

Learn what to do to have a safe and happy Halloween.

Jim Diers Community Presentation

In September 2015, Jim Diers presented a workshop on community building in Chilliwack

National Seniors Day

Hosted by the Chilliwack and District Seniors Resources Society on October 1, 2015 from 9 am to 3 pm at the Landing Sports Centre (45530 Spadina Avenue)

New and updated pages in the last 60 days

A List of all the new and updated pages on the website for the last 60 days.

Organics Collection Survey Raffle Winner

A raffle was held to encourage residents to participate in the Organics survey.

Prevent Vehicle Break Ins

Remember to lock your vehicle and remove all valuables to prevent theft.

Puzzle Sale

The Friends of the Chilliwack Libraries Society is holding a puzzle sale on Feb. 6.

Rain Storms and Fast Moving Water

Please take special care during significant rain events and specifically where there are high stream-flow advisories in effect.

Roundabouts Information

Do you have questions about how to use roundabouts? Do you want to learn more about how they affect traffic flow or safety? Visit the Roundabouts page for more information.

RSS Feeds / XML

You can now get your news from the City of Chilliwack via our RSS/XML feeds.

Rural Community Open House

The Rural Engagement Advisory Committee is hosting a series of Open Houses to share information and hear from residents in rural communities.

Storm Information

Tuesday's storm impacted Chilliwack and some roads may be closed due to fallen trees.

Street Tree Program

The City's street tree program replaces plum trees nearing the end of their life.

Syrian Refugees

On Tuesday, December 15 there will be a presentation to Council from local groups that are planning to sponsor refugee families in Chilliwack.

Third Quarter Departmental Reports

Each quarter all City departments submit quarterly reports to Council highlighting significant projects in the department.

Urban Town Hall Meetings

City Council is interested in hearing from you! The City of Chilliwack is hosting two Town Hall Meetings to share information and hear residents’ feedback in urban communities. If you have feedback or questions about your neighbourhood, you are encouraged to attend a Town Hall Meeting.

Volunteers Needed: Auxiliary Constable Program

The Upper Fraser Valley Regional Auxiliary Constable Program is looking for Volunteers in Chilliwack, Agassiz, Hope and Boston Bar.

Volunteers Needed: Emergency Social Services Team

Emergency Social Services provides for the various needs of evacuees in a disaster or emergency situation. Services provided by the team include food, clothing, lodging, family reunification, personal services and other specialized needs.

Western Tent Caterpillars

Learn more about tent caterpillars, which are a short-term nuisance in some locations in Chilliwack.