News Flash

Posted on: October 3, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1510 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1510 Johnston Road

Date:  October 3 - 14, 2022

Time: 7:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Russell Avenue for the purpose of gas valve maintenance on be...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 3, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 923 Stayte Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 923 Stayte Road

Date:  October 3 - 14, 2022

Time: 7:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Stayte Road for the purpose of gas service installation on behal...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 3, 2022

Attend the regular Council Meeting on Monday, Oct. 3 at 7:30 p.m.

White Rock City Council Meeting on Oct. 3, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.

Attend the upcoming Regular Council Meeting on Monday, Oct. 3, 2022 at 7:30 p.m. at the White Rock Community Centre (15154 Russell Avenue). Unable to attend? You can watch a livestream of the meeting starting at 7 p.m. at whiterockcity.ca/agenda. ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 30, 2022

City of White Rock permanently raises Semiahmoo First Nation flag at City Hall

Semiahmoo Flag 2

The City of White Rock permanently raised the Semiahmoo First Nation flag today at City Hall. The flag will serve as an enduring visual reminder of White Rock’s location on the traditional territory of the Semiahmoo people and of the City&rs...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 29, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 14400 - 15200 Block North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 14400 - 15200 Block North Bluff Road

Date:  September 29 - October 31, 2022

Time: various.

Partial road closures along North Bluff Road for the purpose of milling ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 23, 2022

2022 Municipal Election

White Rock Votes - Use Your Voice

On Saturday, October 15, 2022 eligible voters will cast their ballot to elect one (1) Mayor and six (6) Councillors.

Additional Info... Latest News
Posted on: September 23, 2022

City Hall & Facility Closures - National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

White Rock City Hall

White Rock City Hall and facilities will be closed on Friday, September 30, 2022 for National Day for Truth and Reconciliation and will reopen on Monday, October 3.

City facilities include:

  • Engineering and Municipal Operations – 877 Kiel Street
  • Cen...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 23, 2022

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Events September 30

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Semiahmoo First Nation Flag Raising at White Rock City Hall, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. on the west side of City Hall near the cenotaph. Chief Chappell and members of the Semiahmoo Nation will lead the ceremony, followed with remarks from the Chief and the Mayor....

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 22, 2022

Full Road Closure: 15409 Royal Avenue

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15409 Royal Avenue

Date:  September 22, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Full road closure at Royal Avenue, between Cypress Street and Dolphin Street for the purpose ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 22, 2022

Council Meeting Summary – September 20, 2022

Council Chamber City Hall - City of White Rock

MOMENT OF SILENCE

Council observed a moment of silence in honour of the passing of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II.

DELEGATIONS

Two (2) delegations appeared before Council:

  • To discuss the permit process for a paved driveway at 15510 Columbia Street. ...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 22, 2022

Council Meeting Summary – September 20, 2022

Council Chamber City Hall - City of White Rock

MOMENT OF SILENCE

Council observed a moment of silence in honour of the passing of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II.

DELEGATIONS

Two (2) delegations appeared before Council:

  • To discuss the permit process for a paved driveway at 15510 Columbia Street. ...
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Council Meeting Summaries
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Partial & Full Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial & Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  September 21, 2022

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Perform partial and full road closures and sidewalk closures, once per week, al...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Full Road Closure: Semiahmoo Avenue and Cypress Street

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: Semiahmoo Avenue and Cypress Street

Date:  September 21, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Full road closure along Semiahmoo Avenue at Cypress Street due to the instal...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 18, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1456 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1456 Johnston Road

Date:  September 18 - November 17, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Johnston Road, on an as needed basis, fo...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 16, 2022

Attend the regular Council Meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 20 at 7 p.m.

White Rock City Council Meeting - Sept. 20, 2022

Attend the upcoming Regular Council Meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2022* at 7 p.m. in Council Chambers (15322 Buena Vista Avenue). Unable to attend? You can watch a livestream of the meeting starting at 7 p.m. at whiterockcity.ca/agenda

Download ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 15, 2022

Full Road Closure: Semiahmoo Avenue and Cypress Street

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: Semiahmoo Avenue and Cypress Street

Date:  September 15, 2022

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Full road closure along Semiahmoo Avenue at Cypress Street due to the instal...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 15, 2022

Full Road Closure: Stevens Street and Pacific Avenue

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: Stevens Street and Pacific Avenue

Date:  September 19, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Full road closure at the intersection of Stevens Street and Pacific Avenue to ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 15, 2022

Partial & Full Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial & Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  September 15, 2022

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Perform partial and full road closures and sidewalk closures, once per week, al...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 14, 2022

Filming continues in White Rock from Sept. 15 to 17

film crew infront of museum

Filming continues in our beautiful City by the Sea from Thursday, Sept. 15 to Saturday, Sept. 17, 2022 at the waterfront.

The Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN) will be filming the documentary series, “Red Earth Uncovered” in ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 14, 2022

White Rock City facilities closed September 19, 2022 to observe the National Day of Mourning

Queen Elizabeth II

The Prime Minister of Canada has declared a National Day of Mourning to mark the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. In recognition of the federal holiday, White Rock city hall and facilities will be closed on Monday, September 19, 2022 and will re...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 13, 2022

Full & Partial Road Closure: 15109 Royal Avenue

Please note that Full & Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15109 Royal Avenue

Date:  September 13, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Foster Street and Full road closure at the ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 12, 2022

Full Road Closure: 1456 Johnston Road

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1456 Johnston Road

Date:  September 12, 2022

Time: 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Full road closure along Johnston Road (between Thrift Avenue and Russell Avenue for the purp...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 12, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15920 Goggs Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15920 Goggs Avenue

Date:  September 12 and 13, 2022

Time: 7:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along 15800 – 15900 block of Goggs Avenue for the pu...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 9, 2022

City of White Rock receives $320,000 grant to operate daytime warming shelter

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock has received a $320,000 grant from the Union of BC Municipalities’ (UBCM) Strengthening Communities’ Services program to operate a daytime warming shelter during the winter of 2022 – 2023. This funding ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 8, 2022

Partial & Full Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial & Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  September 8, 2022

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Perform partial and full road closures and sidewalk closures, once per week, alo...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 8, 2022

Full Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  September 8, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Full road closure and sidewalk closure along George Street for the purpose of dismantling an o...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 8, 2022

City of White Rock mourns the loss of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II

The City of White Rock joins Britain and the rest of the world in mourning the loss of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the longest-reigning monarch in British history and Canada's head of state.

“On behalf of City Council and the residen...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 7, 2022

Full Road Closure: 1172 Parker Street

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1172 Parker Street

Date:  September 7 and 8, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Full road closure on 1100 block of Parker Street for the purpose of installing ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 6, 2022

Full Road Closure: 1481 Nichol Road

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1481 Nichol Road

Date:  September 6 - 13, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Full road closure, local traffic only on Malabar Avenue to perform service abandonment at 1...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 6, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1270 Foster Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1270 Foster Street

Date: September 6, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Foster Street and a full lane closure for the purpo...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 6, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15115 Prospect Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15115 Prospect Avenue

Date:  September 6, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Full lane closure along Prospect Lane for the purpose of hydro electrical ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 6, 2022

4th level of West Beach Parkade closes September 7 for fall/winter

parkade at street corner

The 4th level of the West Beach Parkade will close on Wednesday, September 7, as the summer season ends.

Level 4 opens annually from the Victoria Day long weekend in May to the Labour Day long weekend in September to accommodate the busy summer season. It ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 6, 2022

Filming at the White Rock Waterfront starts Sept. 8

film crew infront of museum

White Rock’s picturesque waterfront will be a film location for two upcoming productions starting on Thursday, Sept. 8. Film crews will be setting up and filming around the White Rock Pier and Promenade on September 8 and September 10 to 14, 202...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 2, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street

Date:  September 2-3 and September 5-6, 2022

Time: 7:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Foster Street, south of Russell Avenue betwe...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 2, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15494 Victoria Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15494 Victoria Avenue

Date:  September 2, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Victoria Avenue for the purpose of hydro electr...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 2, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  September 2, 2022

Time: 6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Partial road closure and sidewalk closure along Johnston Road for the purpose of c...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 2, 2022

Enjoy the September long weekend in White Rock

kids playing in a water spray park

This Labour Day weekend, stay local and enjoy many of White Rock’s free activities.

Shop local at the White Rock Farmers’ Market

Visit the White Rock Farmers’ Market this Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and shop local. Vendors include a mix of makers, bakers ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 1, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1322 Martin Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1322 Martin Street

Date:  September 1, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Martin Street for the purpose of hydro electrical ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 1, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15385 Semiahmoo Ave

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15385 Semiahmoo Avenue 

Date: September 1, 2022 - February 28, 2023

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Periodic partial road closures along Buena Vista Avenue for the ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 1, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15385 Semiahmoo Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15385 Semiahmoo Avenue 

Date: September 1, 2022 - February 28, 2023

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Partial road closures along Buena Vista Ave for the purpose of o...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 1, 2022

Reminder: Stage 1 lawn watering regulations are in place

sprinkler watering lawn

The City of White Rock’s lawn watering regulations permit one day per week watering for all properties. These regulations support and promote sustainable water use.

Residents and businesses must follow the following Stage 1 watering restrictions:...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 1, 2022

Reminder: Stage 1 lawn watering regulations are in place

sprinkler watering lawn

The City of White Rock’s lawn watering regulations permit one day per week watering for all properties. These regulations support and promote sustainable water use.

Residents and businesses must follow the following Stage 1 watering restrictions:

For&nb...

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Latest News
Posted on: August 31, 2022

Full Road Closure: 14929 Blackwood Lane

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 14929 Blackwood Lane

Date:  August 31, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Full road closure along Blackwood Lane (between Everall Street and Martin Street) to ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 31, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15100 Block North Bluff Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15100 Block North Bluff Road

Date: August 31, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along North Bluff Road (between Foster Street and...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 14867 Prospect Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14867 Prospect Avenue

Date:  August 30, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

14867 Prospect Avenue

Emergency vehicles will have access. Signage and traffi...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 14900 Block North Bluff Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14900 Block North Bluff Road

Date:  August 30, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along 14900 block of North Bluff Road for the pu...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 14530 Mann Park Crescent

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14530 Mann Park Crescent

Date: August 30 - September 12, 2022

Time: 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Partial road closure at 14530 Mann Park Crescent for the pu...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15409 Royal Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15409 Royal Avenue

Date: August 30 - September 12, 2022

Time: 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Partial road closure at 15409 Royal Avenue for the purpose of ins...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15861 Goggs Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15861 Goggs Avenue

Date: August 30 - September 12, 2022

Time: 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Partial road closure at 15861 Goggs Avenue for the purpose of ins...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Partial Road Closure:14342 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14342 Marine Drive

Date: August 30 - September 12, 2022

Time: 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Partial road closure at 14342 Marine Drive for the purpose of ins...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 30, 2022

City Hall & Facility Closures - Labour Day

White Rock City Hall

White Rock City Hall and facilities will be closed on Monday, September 5, 2022, for Labour Day and will reopen on Tuesday, September 6.

City facilities include:

  • Engineering and Municipal Operations – 877 Kiel Street
  • Centennial Park Leisure Centre ...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Extended: Cooling centre and misting station to operate in White Rock until Fri. Sept. 2

alert, stay cool in White Rock

The City of White Rock will operate a cooling centre and a misting station beginning tomorrow, Tuesday August 30, in response to warm weather forecasted. Locations are open to the public as follows:

  1. White Rock Community Centre, 15154 Russell Avenue, will o...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 29, 2022

Full Road Closure: 1456 Johnston Road

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1456 Johnston Road

Date:  August 29, 2022

Time: 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Full road closure along Johnston Road (between Thrift Avenue and Russell Avenue for the purpose...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 29, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 13820 Blackburn Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 13820 Blackburn Avenue

Date:  August 29 - September 9, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Blackburn Avenue for the purpose o...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 29, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  August 29 - 31, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure and sidewalk closure along George Street  for the purpose ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 26, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street

Date: August 26 - September 26, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure, sidewalk closures and curb lane parking clo...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 26, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15900 Block Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15900 Block Thrift Avenue

Date:  August 29 - September 2, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Curb lane parking closure along 15900 block Thrift Avenue ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 25, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 952 Kent Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 952 Kent Street

Date:  August 25, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Kent Street to perform hydro electrical work, pole repl...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 24, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15275 Victoria Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15275 Victoria Avenue

Date:  August 25, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Victoria Avenue for the purpose of placing a cran...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 23, 2022

Cooling centre and misting station to operate in White Rock starting Tues. Aug. 23

alert, stay cool in White Rock

The City of White Rock will operate a cooling centre and a misting station beginning Tuesday, August 23, 2022 in response to warm weather forecasted. Locations are open to the public as follows:

  1. White Rock Community Centre, 15154 Russell Avenue, will opera...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 19, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1308 Everall Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1308 Everall Street

Date:  August 19, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Everall Street (between Roper Avenue and Hardie Ave...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 19, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15913 Columbia Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15913 Columbia Avenue

Date:  August 19, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Columbia Avenue for the purpose of hydro electric...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 18, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 976 Lee Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 976 Lee Street

Date:  August 18 - August 25, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Lee Street to install gas service to 976 Lee Street.&n...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 15, 2022

Cooling centre and misting station to operate in White Rock starting Aug. 16

alert, stay cool in White Rock

The City of White Rock will operate a cooling centre and a misting station beginning Tuesday, Aug.16 in response to warm weather forecasted. Locations are open to the public as follows:

  1. White Rock Community Centre, 15154 Russell Avenue, will operate starti...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 13, 2022

Full & Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Full & Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date: August 13, 2022

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Full road closure along North Bluff Road, closed both east and west bound traffic ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 12, 2022

Expression of Interest: Centennial Arena Concession Operator

Exterior building, Centennial Arena Ice Rink

The City is seeking an operator for the Centennial Arena Concession from Sept. 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023, with the possibility of an extension. 

There will be a site visit to view the Concession on Monday, Aug. 22 at 11 a.m.

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 10, 2022

Fall Recreation in White Rock

two seniors in an icea cream store holding ice cream cones

The 2022 Fall Recreation Guide is now available. View all the available Fall programs including day excursions, ice skating, and fitness courses. You won't believe all the things you can do!

Registration for Fall programs opens on Monday, Aug. 22 at 8:30 a...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 5, 2022

Cooling centre and misting station to operate in White Rock from Saturday until Monday

alert, stay cool in White Rock

The City of White Rock will operate a cooling centre and a misting station beginning Saturday in response to warm weather forecasted. Locations are open to the public as follows:

  1. White Rock Community Centre, 15154 Russell Avenue, will operate Saturday, Sun...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 4, 2022

Full Road Closure: 14455 Marine Drive

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 14455 Marine Drive

Date:  August 4, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Full road closure at 14400 block of Sunset Drive to install new water service to 14455 M...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 3, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  August 3, 15 and August 16,17 and 18, 2022

Time: 6:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Partial road closure and sidewalk closure along Johnston Road for ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 2, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  August 2 - October 19, 2022

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Mon - Fri)

Various road and sidewalk closures for the purpose of i...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 30, 2022

Full & Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Full & Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  July 30, 2022

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Full road closure along North Bluff Road, closed both east and west bound t...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 30, 2022

Partial & Full Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial & Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  July 30, 2022

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Full road closure along North Bluff Road, closed both east and west bound traffic an...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 29, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  July 29, 2022

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along North Bluff Road, closed eastbound traffic and sidewalk on ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 29, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  July 29, 2022

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along North Bluff Road, closed eastbound traffic and sidewalk on North Blu...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 26, 2022

Council Meeting Summary - July 25, 2022

Council Chamber City Hall - City of White Rock

SPECIAL PRESENTATION

Council acknowledged the 2022 recipients of the Outstanding Canadians on the Peninsula Legacy Award: Ramona Kaptyn, Marie Sabine and Upkar Singh Tatley. 

The White Rock Outstanding Canadians on the Peninsula represents the high...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 26, 2022

Council Meeting Summary - July 25, 2022

Council Chamber City Hall - City of White Rock

SPECIAL PRESENTATION

Council acknowledged the 2022 recipients of the Outstanding Canadians on the Peninsula Legacy Award: Ramona Kaptyn, Marie Sabine and Upkar Singh Tatley. 

The White Rock Outstanding Canadians on the Peninsula represents the high...

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Council Meeting Summaries
Posted on: July 22, 2022

Attend the regular Council Meeting on Monday, July 25 at 7 p.m.

White Rock City Council Meeting on July 25, 2022

Find out what’s happening in your City by attending the upcoming Regular Council Meeting on Monday, July 25, 2022 at 7 p.m. in Council Chambers (15322 Buena Vista Avenue). Please note there are no Council meetings in August and Council meetings return Sep...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 22, 2022

City of White Rock receives award for excellence in budget presentation

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock has been granted the Government Finance Officers Association’s Distinguished Budget Presentation Award, which recognizes the City’s commitment to meeting the highest principles of governmental budgeting for the City’s 2022 annual fi...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 21, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15062 Beachview Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15062 Beachview Avenue

Date:  July 21, 2022

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Partial road closure at 15062 Avenue for the purpose of repairing a leak on ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 21, 2022

White Rock Sea Festival & Semiahmoo Days are back July 29 - 31

White Rock Sea Festival and Semiahmoo Days

The annual White Rock Sea Festival and Semiahmoo Days celebration is back this year following a two-year hiatus, with plenty of free family entertainment and activities, including fireworks on Saturday evening. 

Kicking things off on Friday July 2...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 20, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1259 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1259 Johnston Road

Date:  July 21, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Partial road closure at 1259 Johnston Road for the purpose of repairing a leak on...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 20, 2022

Notice of Work: Water Main Flushing Program

water main flushing in White Rock

The City of White Rock’s Water Main Flushing Program aims at maintaining the City's water system. The 2022 Dead End Flushing Program is now underway.

Dead end water mains occur at the end of a pipe when it does not loop back into the sys...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 15, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1172 Parker Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1172 Parker Street

Date:  July 15 - August 31, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Parker Street for the purpose of off-site servicing as p...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 13, 2022

Newly renovated pickleball courts officially open at Centennial Park

Pickleball Courts

White Rock Pickleball and the City of White Rock officially opened newly renovated pickleball courts at Centennial Park this afternoon. 

As a part of the project, the courts were cleaned, resurfaced and pickleball lines painted; mid-court dividers...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 12, 2022

Celebrate Pride in White Rock

rainbow flag flying

Join in White Rock Pride Week activities from July 15 to 23, 2022 to celebrate our community’s diversity and promote inclusiveness and equality.

In recognition of White Rock Pride, the City is installing a Pride banner at the White Rock Pier entrance, will...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 12, 2022

Council Meeting Summary – July 11, 2022

Council Chamber City Hall - City of White Rock

Question and Answer Period

There was one (1) question with an answer from staff included in the agenda package about fireworks for Canada Day. While there were no fireworks for Canada Day this year, there will be fireworks on Saturday, July 30 to celebrate...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 12, 2022

Council Meeting Summary – July 11, 2022

Council Chamber City Hall - City of White Rock

Question and Answer Period

There was one (1) question with an answer from staff included in the agenda package about fireworks for Canada Day. While there were no fireworks for Canada Day this year, there will be fireworks on Saturday, July 30 to celebrate...

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Council Meeting Summaries
Posted on: July 11, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1221 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1221 Johnston Road 

Date:  July 11 - September 2, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Parking lane and sidewalk closures for the purpose of operating a man l...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 11, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 14523 Marine Drive

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 14523 Marine Drive

Date:  July 11 - August 1, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Periodic full sidewalk and curb lane parking road closures for approximately 1 hr de...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 11, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1521 Blackwood Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1521 Blackwood Street

Date:  July 11 - July 15 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road along 1500 block of Blackwood Street for the purpose of placing a cran...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 11, 2022

Notice of Helicopter Flying at Low-Level over White Rock July 11 – Aug 31

Aerial Shoreline White Rock Beach

The City of White Rock has been notified that a low flying helicopter will periodically fly over the city from July 11 to August 31 as per special authorization issued by Transport Canada. This will occur during daytime hours only.

The work is for FortisBC...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 8, 2022

2021 Annual Report available for viewing and comment

Memorial Park at White Rock Waterfront and Promenade

The City’s draft 2021 Annual Report is now available for public review and comment. The 2021 Annual Report will be presented at the Monday July 25, 2022 Council meeting. Public comments are invited by emailing clerksoffice@whiterockcity.ca before 12 p.m. ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 8, 2022

Attend the regular Council Meeting on Monday, July 11 at 7 p.m.

White Rock Council Chambers, regular Council meeting on July 11, 2022

Find out what’s happening in your City by attending the upcoming Regular Council Meeting on Monday, July 11, 2022 at 7 p.m. in Council Chambers (15322 Buena Vista Avenue). Unable to attend? You can watch a livestream of the meeting starting at 7...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 5, 2022

Full Road Closure: 15057 Marine Drive

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15057 Marine Drive

Date:  July 7 - 12, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Full road closure on Marine Lane for 2 – 4 hours each day for the purpose o...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 4, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1209 Anderson Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1209 Anderson Street

Date:  July 4 - July 15, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Marine Drive for the purpose of installing gas service at...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 4, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15000 Block North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15000 Block North Bluff Road

Date:  July 4, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along North Bluff Road for the purpose of accessing manholes to p...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 4, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15721 Buena Vista Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15721 Buena Vista Avenue

Date:  July 4 - July 15, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Buena Vista Avenue for the purpose of installing gas ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 4, 2022

Emerson Park Playground re-opens to the delight of neighbourhood kids

Mayor Walker and Kiana, ribbon cutting, Emerson Pay Playground

Emerson Park Playground removed its construction fence this morning to make way for eager neighbourhood children who quickly put it to use.

Several neighbourhood families joined the re-opening event, which was also attended by special guest, White Rock res...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 29, 2022

City of White Rock announces its 2022 Outstanding Canadians on the Peninsula Award recipients

Pier with arch, City of White Rock skyline

Local residents, Ramona Kaptyn, Marie Sabine, and Upkar Singh Tatlay, have been selected as recipients of 2022 Outstanding Canadians on the Peninsula Awards for their remarkable volunteer contributions to making the City of White Rock a successful, vibran...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 28, 2022

Council Meeting Summary – June 27, 2022

Council Chamber City Hall - City of White Rock

QUESTION AND ANSWER PERIOD

One (1) submission was received On Table for Question and Answer Period regarding the tax increase for White Rock as well as expenses and surpluses noted in the 2021 year audited financial statements.

Comments and questions were a...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 28, 2022

Council Meeting Summary – June 27, 2022

Council Chamber City Hall - City of White Rock

QUESTION AND ANSWER PERIOD

One (1) submission was received On Table for Question and Answer Period regarding the tax increase for White Rock as well as expenses and surpluses noted in the 2021 year audited financial statements.

Comments and questions were a...

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Council Meeting Summaries
Posted on: June 27, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15900 Block North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15900 Block North Bluff Road

Date:  June 27 - July 8, 2022

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along North Bluff Road for the purpose of abandon gas s...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 27, 2022

Full Road Closure: 1350 Johnston Road

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1350 Johnston Road

Date:  June 27 - December 27, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Full road closure along the lane for the purpose of periodic concrete pours...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 27, 2022

Full Road Closure: 15987 Pacific Avenue

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15987 Pacific Avenue

Date:  June 27 - July 8, 2022

Time:  7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Full road closure along Pacific Lane for the purpose installing gas service t...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 27, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1400 Bergstrom Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1400 Bergstrom Road

Date:  June 27 - July 7, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Bergstrom Road for the purpose of civil works and directio...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 27, 2022

Partial Road Closure: Nichol Road and Laurel Avenue Intersection

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: Nichol Road and Laurel Avenue Intersection

Date:  June 27 - July 29, 2022 (1 day only, various locations)

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure and park...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 27, 2022

City Hall & Facility Closure - Canada Day

White Rock City Hall

White Rock City Hall and all City facilities will be closed on Friday, July 1, for Canada Day. We will reopen on Monday, July 4, 2022.

Closed facilities include:

  • Engineering and Municipal Operations – 877 Kiel Street
  • Centennial Park Leisure Centre – 14600 No...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Attend the regular Council Meeting on Monday, June 27 at 7 p.m.

White Rock City Council Chambers

Find out what’s happening in your City by attending the upcoming Regular Council Meeting on Monday, June 27, 2022 at 7 p.m. in Council Chambers (15322 Buena Vista Avenue). Unable to attend? You can watch a livestream of the meeting starting at 7...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Daytime cooling station operating at White Rock Community Centre, Saturday – Monday

Cooling Centre at the White Rock Community Centre

The White Rock Community Centre (Gallery Room) will be open to the public as a drop-in daytime cooling station from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday June 25, Sunday June 26 and Monday June 27. 

The air-conditioned building will provide respite from t...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Waste Collection Changes – Canada Day

green bin, recycling bin, garbage bin

Garbage, recycling and green waste collection will change for the week of June 27 to July 1 due to the Canada Day holiday.

Make sure your carts are out on the right days for pick up by following the below changes:

Sign up for collection change notifications...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 22, 2022

Full Road Closure: 15861 Goggs Avenue

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15861 Goggs Avenue

Date:  June 22, 2022

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Full road closure at 15861 Goggs Avenue for the purpose of installing new water service.

E...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 22, 2022

Summer Concert Series returns to White Rock June 23 to Aug. 25!

Two female singers on stage at the White Rock waterfront

The summer TD Concerts at the Pier is back for 2022! White Rock’s free outdoor concert series features national touring acts, local artists, and tribute bands at three locations in White Rock, including Memorial Park at West Beach, Grand Chief B...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day with Semiahmoo First Nation and the City of White Rock

Semiahmoo First Nation dancer

The Semiahmoo First Nation (SFN) and City of White Rock are joining to celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day with a community celebration that will include a performance by SFN’s children’s dancers, and remarks from Chief Harley Chappell. 

The...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day with Semiahmoo First Nation and the City of White Rock

Semiahmoo First Nation dancer

The Semiahmoo First Nation (SFN) and City of White Rock are joining to celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day with a community celebration that will include a performance by SFN’s children’s dancers, and remarks from Chief Harley Ch...

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Semiahmoo First Nation and City of White Rock
Posted on: June 13, 2022

Council Meeting Summary – June 13, 2022

Council Chamber City Hall - City of White Rock

Question and Answer 

The following questions were asked in person regarding:

  • Request to use the remaining pickleball funds to construct a permanent divider net on the northeast pickleball court. Council supported a resolution to allocate funds towa...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 13, 2022

Council Meeting Summary – June 13, 2022

Council Chamber City Hall - City of White Rock

Question and Answer 

The following questions were asked in person regarding:

  • Request to use the remaining pickleball funds to construct a permanent divider net on the northeast pickleball court. Council supported a resolution to allocate funds towa...
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Council Meeting Summaries
Posted on: June 10, 2022

Attend the regular Council Meeting on Monday, June 13 at 7 p.m.

Night time at White Rock City Hall, Next Regular Council Meeting

Find out what’s happening in your City by attending the upcoming Regular Council Meeting on Monday, June 13, 2022 at 7 p.m. in Council Chambers (15322 Buena Vista Avenue). Unable to attend? You can watch a livestream of the meeting starting at 7...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 6, 2022

Partial & Full Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial & Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  June 6 - October 31, 2022

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Perform partial and full road closures and sidewalk closures, once per w...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 6, 2022

Full Road and Partial Closure: 15521 Russell Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15521 Russell Avenue

Date:  June 6 - June 10, 2022

Time:  7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Vine Street and Hospital Street for the purpose of exte...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 6, 2022

Property Taxes are due July 4, 2022

2019 Property Taxes are due July 2, 2019.

The 2022 property tax notices have now been mailed and are due Monday, July 4, 2022. All property owners, even new owners, are responsible for payment of property taxes by July 4, 2022 to avoid penalties, regardless of whether a tax notice is received. An...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 2, 2022

Celebrate BC Seniors’ Week in White Rock

Seniors standing infront of recreation building sign

This year Seniors’ Week runs from June 5 to 11, 2022. BC Seniors’ Week is a time to celebrate seniors and their many contributions to our city by the sea. Seniors are an integral part of our community, with over 29% of White Rock&r...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 1, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 13780 Blackburn Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 13780 Blackburn Avenue

Date:  June 1 - 8, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along 13700 Blackburn Avenue for the purpose of paving works on beh...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 1, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15346 Pacific Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15346 Pacific Avenue

Date:  June 1 - 8, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along 15340 - 15370 Pacific Avenue for the purpose of paving works on...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 31, 2022

Council Meeting Summary – May 30, 2022

Council Chamber City Hall - City of White Rock

Question and Answer Period

One (1) On Table submission was received with questions regarding the delay in applications and processing times for building permits, renovations and business licences. 

The following questions were asked in person regar...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 31, 2022

Council Meeting Summary – May 30, 2022

Council Chamber City Hall - City of White Rock

Question and Answer Period

One (1) On Table submission was received with questions regarding the delay in applications and processing times for building permits, renovations and business licences. 

The following questions were asked in person regar...

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Council Meeting Summaries
Posted on: May 28, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 14718 North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 14718 North Bluff Road

Date:  May 28 - June 24, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 Perform partial road closure along Vine Avenue for the purpose of perfor...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Attend the regular Council Meeting on Monday, May 30 at 7 p.m.

White Rock Council chambers

Find out what’s happening in your City by attending the upcoming Regular Council Meeting on Monday, May 30, 2022 at 7 p.m. in Council Chambers (15322 Buena Vista Avenue). Unable to attend? You can watch a livestream of the meeting starting at 7 ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 23, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  May 23 - September 23, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Perform a partial road closure and sidewalk closure, on an as needed basis, along...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1526 Finlay Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1526 Finlay Street

Date: May 20 - June 30, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Finlay Street and Russell Avenue to install road works. Emergency veh...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 20, 2022

City of White Rock welcomes new Director of Finance

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock is pleased to announce the appointment of Candice Gartry as its new Director of Finance beginning June 14, 2022. Candice is a seasoned Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) with extensive senior-level finance and leadership experi...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 19, 2022

City Hall Closure – Victoria Day

White Rock City Hall Summer Day

White Rock City Hall and facilities will be closed on Monday, May 23, 2022, for Victoria Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, May 24.

The facilities include:

  • White Rock City Hall – 15322 Buena Vista Avenue
  • Engineering and Municipal Operations &ndash...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 19, 2022

Summer Recreation in White Rock

woman doing yoga on the beach

The City of White Rock is proud to support and facilitate the active, healthy lifestyles of our residents and guests by offering classes for toddlers to excursions for those over the age of 55. Whether you're interested in sports, arts, fitness, ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 18, 2022

Applications are now open for stand-up paddleboard and/or kayak rental concession vendors

paddle board activity at white rock waterfront

The City of White Rock is seeking stand-up paddleboard and/or kayak rental concession vendors in designated areas along the White Rock Beach from June 1, 2022 to October 31, 2022.  

Vendors are required to provide all temporary storage, structures...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 17, 2022

Full Road Closure: Phoenix Street and Malabar Avenue

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: Phoenix Street and Malabar Avenue

Date:  May 17 - 19, 2022

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Full road closure of the intersection of Phoenix Street and Mal...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street

Date:  May 16 - June 17, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure and parking lane closures along Martin Street and Prospect Avenue...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 13, 2022

White Rock Fire Rescue respond to an apartment fire – 1300 Block of Winter Street

Fire Truck, White Rock Fire Rescue

White Rock Fire Rescue responded to an apartment fire in the 1300 block of Winter Street shortly after 5:00 a.m. this morning.

People were evacuated from the three-storey building and were temporarily sheltered at a City community centre. Most residents ha...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1454 - 1464 Finlay Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1454 - 1464 Finlay Street

Date: May 12 - June 2, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. weekdays, 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Saturdays

Partial road closure along 1400 block o...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Full Road Closure: 1215 Parker Street

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1215 Parker Street

Date:  May 11, 2022

Time:  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM  

Full road closure of the 1200 block of Parker Street for the purpose of install ne...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Grand Chief Bernard Robert Charles (Pa-Kwach-Tun) Memorial Plaza Name Confirmation Ceremony

Semihamoo First Nation and members of White Rock City Council

Descendants of Grand Chief Bernard Robert Charles, members of Semiahmoo First Nation, and community residents gathered to honour the memory and confirm the name of “Grand Chief Bernard Robert Charles (Pa-Kwach-Tun) Memorial Plaza” at W...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Grand Chief Bernard Robert Charles (Pa-Kwach-Tun) Memorial Plaza Name Confirmation Ceremony

Semihamoo First Nation and members of White Rock City Council

Descendants of Grand Chief Bernard Robert Charles, members of Semiahmoo First Nation, and community residents gathered to honour the memory and confirm the name of “Grand Chief Bernard Robert Charles (Pa-Kwach-Tun) Memorial Plaza” at White Rock’s east bea...

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Semiahmoo First Nation and City of White Rock
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Council Meeting Summary – May 9, 2022

Council Chamber City Hall - City of White Rock

Question and Answer Period

One (1) submission was received for Question and Answer Period regarding the lighting at the Foster Martin Building.

The following questions were asked in person regarding:

  • The 2022-2026 Financial Plan, in particular why funding an...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Council Meeting Summary – May 9, 2022

Council Chamber City Hall - City of White Rock

Question and Answer Period

One (1) submission was received for Question and Answer Period regarding the lighting at the Foster Martin Building.

The following questions were asked in person regarding:

  • The 2022-2026 Financial Plan, in particular why funding an...
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Council Meeting Summaries
Posted on: May 9, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street

Date:  May 9 - 13, 2022

Time: 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. (Approved Noise Bylaw Extension)

Partial road closure and parking lane closures along Marti...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 9, 2022

Full Road Closure: 15165 Marine Drive

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15165 Marine Drive

Date:  May 9 - May 13, 2022

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Full road closure on Marine Lane adjacent to 15165 Marine Drive and corresp...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 6, 2022

Attend the regular Council Meeting on Monday, May 9 at 7 p.m.

City of White Rock Coat of Arms

Find out what’s happening in your City by attending the upcoming Regular Council Meeting on Monday, May 9, 2022 at 7 p.m. in Council Chambers (15322 Buena Vista Avenue). Unable to attend? You can watch a livestream of the meeting starting at 7 p...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 6, 2022

Grand Chief Bernard Robert Charles (Pa-Kwach-Tun) Memorial Plaza official naming event May 11

Grand Chief Bernard Robert Charles Memorial Plaza

Please attend the official naming event of Grand Chief Bernard Robert Charles (Pa-Kwach-Tun) Memorial Plaza. Members of Semiahmoo First Nation, including Chief Harley Chappell, will be present to provide remarks.

The plaza was dedicated in 2009 to the memo...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 6, 2022

Grand Chief Bernard Robert Charles (Pa-Kwach-Tun) Memorial Plaza official naming event May 11

Grand Chief Bernard Robert Charles Memorial Plaza

Please attend the official naming event of Grand Chief Bernard Robert Charles (Pa-Kwach-Tun) Memorial Plaza. Members of Semiahmoo First Nation, including Chief Harley Chappell, will be present to provide remarks.

The plaza was dedicated in 2009 to the memo...

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Semiahmoo First Nation and City of White Rock
Posted on: May 2, 2022

Full Road Closure: 15911 Cliff Avenue

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15911 Cliff Avenue

Date:  May 2, 2022

Time:  8:30 AM - 4:30 PM  

Full road closure at 15911 Cliff Avenue for the purpose of install new water servic...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 2, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1526 Finlay Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1526 Finlay Street

Date: May 2 - Extended from May 6 to May 10, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along 1400 block of Finlay Street to perform ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 1, 2022

Support White Rock in the Mayors’ Food Bank Challenge

Mayors' Food Bank Challenge

Did you know that our local Sources Food Bank provides weekly support to more than 600 people living our community? For the month of May, Mayor Walker is joining forces with other Metro Vancouver mayors in the Mayors’ Food Bank Challenge to make...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 28, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1590 Archibald Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1590 Archibald Road

Date: April 28 - May 3, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure at 1590 Archibald Road and Saturna Drive for the purpose of off-s...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 27, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street

Date:  April 27 - May 13, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure and parking lane closures along Martin Street and Prospect Avenu...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 27, 2022

New water restrictions in White Rock start May 1

sprinkler watering lawn

The City of White Rock will be implementing new watering restrictions starting on May 1, 2022 to align with Metro Vancouver’s lawn watering regulations. Lawn watering is now permitted one day per week for all White Rock properties. Residents and...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 26, 2022

Council Meeting Summary – April 26, 2022

Council Chamber City Hall - City of White Rock

Special Presentation

Council recognized three (3) community photographers for their promotion of our community through their photographs:

  • Christy Fox;
  • Corry Kriticos; and,
  • Donna Wooldridge.

Question and Answer Period

One (1) submission was received via email re...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 26, 2022

Council Meeting Summary – April 26, 2022

Special Presentation

Council recognized three (3) community photographers for their promotion of our community through their photographs:

  • Christy Fox;
  • Corry Kriticos; and,
  • Donna Wooldridge.

Question and Answer Period

One (1) submission was received via email re...

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Council Meeting Summaries
Posted on: April 25, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15134 Royal Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15134 Royal Avenue

Date:  April 25, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure on Royal Avenue for the purpose of performing hydro electrical work, pole...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 25, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15503 Pacific Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15503 Pacific Avenue

Date:  April 25 - May 6, 2022

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Pacific Avenue for the purpose of installation...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 24, 2022

Full Road and Partial Closure: 15154 Russell Avenue

Please note that Full and Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15154 Russell Avenue

Date:  April 24  - October 16, 2022

Time:  7:00 AM to 3:30 PM  

Full road closure along Russell Avenue and...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 22, 2022

Stay up to date with your City by attending the Council Meeting on Monday April 25 at 7 p.m.

White Rock City Council Meeting - April 25, 2022

Attend the upcoming Regular Council Meeting in-person or via livestream on Monday, April 25, 2022 at 7 p.m. Download the meeting agenda.

Delegations to Council

Have an idea or initiative that you would like to share with Council? Make a delegation request &...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 21, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1200 - 1500 Block Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1200 - 1500 Block Martin Street

Date:  April 21 - 30, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure and parking lane closures along1200 - 1500 block of Mar...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 20, 2022

Make everyday Earth Day

Earth Day - Two girls holding a tree

April 22 is Earth Day. It’s an opportunity to remind ourselves that everyday really should be Earth Day! Adopt these five good habits to take care of our Earth: 

  1. Fill your green bins! The City collects green waste (yard trimmings and foo...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 14, 2022

The City of White Rock is re-starting the Busker Program!

busker singing and playing guitar

Keep a lookout this Spring for musicians and other entertainers animating our streets as the City of White Rock’s Busking Program is set to restart after a hiatus to keep gatherings to a minimum. Registered performers can be seen in over ten loc...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 12, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15458 Royal Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15458 Royal Avenue

Date:  April 12, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure on Royal Avenue for the purpose of storm and sanitary connection to 15458...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 12, 2022

City Hall & Facilities Closure - Easter

White Rock City Hall

City Hall & Facilities Closure

White Rock City Hall (15322 Buena Vista Avenue) and Engineering and Operations (877 Keil Street) will be closed on Good Friday (April 15) and Easter Monday (April 18). We will reopen on Tuesday, April 19, 2022.

Recreation ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 12, 2022

Council Meeting Summary - April 11, 2022

Question and Answer 

One (1) submission was received by email:

  • Request for a status update on municipal waste and recycling collection for Strata Buildings in White Rock. 
  • Answer: Staff are reaching out to the approximately 350 commercial a...
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Council Meeting Summaries
Posted on: April 12, 2022

Council Meeting Summary - April 11, 2022 Council Meeting

Council Chamber City Hall - City of White Rock

Question and Answer 

One (1) submission was received by email:

  • Request for a status update on municipal waste and recycling collection for Strata Buildings in White Rock. 
  • Answer: Staff are reaching out to the approximately 350 commercial a...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 923 Stayte Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 923 Stayte Road

Date:  April 11, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure on Stayte Road for the purpose of storm and sanitary connection to 923 Stayt...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 14786 Thrift Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 14786 Thrift Avenue

Date:  April 8, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure on Thrift Avenue for the purpose of storm and sanitary connection to 1478...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Find out what’s happening in your City. Attend the Council Meeting on Monday April 11 at 7 p.m.

council-meeting-04-11-22

Attend the upcoming Regular Council Meeting in-person or via livestream on Monday, April 11, 2022 at 7 p.m. Download the meeting agenda.

Delegations to Council

Have an idea or initiative that you would like to share with Council? Make a delegation request &...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 7, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 14774 Oxenham Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 14774 Oxenham Avenue

Date:  April 7, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure on Oxenham Avenue for the purpose of storm and sanitary connection to 14...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 6, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1336 Oxford Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1336 Oxford Street

Date:  April 6, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure on Oxford Street for the purpose of storm and sanitary connection to 1336 ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 6, 2022

Notice of Waste Collection Change – week of April 11 to 15

green bin, recycling bin, garbage bin

Garbage, recycling and green waste collection will change for the week of April 11 to 15 due to the Good Friday holiday.

Sign up to receive collection notices

Receive notifications directly to your phone or inbox of upcoming collection days. Sign up at whit...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 5, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1215 Parker Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1215 Parker Street

Date:  April 5, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure on Parker Street for the purpose of storm and sanitary connection to 1215 ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 5, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1526 Finlay Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1526 Finlay Street

Date:  April 1 - 20, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Finlay Street and Russell Avenue to install road works. Emergen...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 5, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15300 - 15400 Block of Buena Vista Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15300 - 15400 Block of Buena Vista Avenue

Date:  April 5 - 6, 2022

Time:  7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Partial road closure along Buena Vista Avenue for the purpose of de...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 5, 2022

Summer Camps registration opens Friday, April 8

kids summer camp, boy holding soccer ball, 2022

Summer Camps return this July, including the City’s signature Land n’ Sea summer camp! A complete list of offerings can be found in the City’s Summer Camps Kid Guide.

Registration begins on Friday, April 8 at 8:30 a.m. and can...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 5, 2022

White Rock Victim Services Clothing Drive Takes Place April 4 - 22

White Rock RCMP

In recognition of “Prevention of Violence Against Women” week, White Rock RCMP Victim Services, the City of White Rock, and Sources Community Resource Centre, are hosting a new and gently used women’s clothing drive starting ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 4, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 13780 Blackburn Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 13780 Blackburn Avenue

Date:  April 4 - 14, 2022

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Blackburn Avenue for the purpose of underground ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 4, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15346 Pacific Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15346 Pacific Avenue

Date:  April 4 - 14, 2022

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Pacific Avenue for the purpose of underground util...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 1, 2022

Full Road Closure: 1051 Finlay Street

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1051 Finlay Street

Date:  April 1 - 15, 2022

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:)0 PM  

Full road closure along Moffat Lane to service abandon gas station. No drive...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 1, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15631 Russell Avenue and 1509 - 1559 Maple Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15631 Russell Avenue and 1509 - 1559 Maple Street

Date:  April 1, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closures along Russell Avenue and Maple St...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 1, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 923 Stayte Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 923 Stayte Road

Date:  April 1 - October 1, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure and site ingress/egress along Stayte Road for the purpose of conc...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 31, 2022

Call for nominations: Outstanding Canadians on the Peninsula Award

Nominate an Outstanding Canadian on the Peninsula

Do you know an outstanding citizen who has contributed to the success, well-being and livability of White Rock? If so, celebrate them with a nomination for a White Rock “Outstanding Canadians on the Peninsula” Award.

Nominations are ope...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 30, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1526 Finlay Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1526 Finlay Street

Date:  March 30 - April 1, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Finlay Street and Russell Avenue to install road works. E...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 29, 2022

Council Meeting Summary - March 28, 2022

Question and Answer

  • Comments expressing concern regarding the proposed $10 application fee for Freedom of Information (FOI) requests and that the FOI files had not been updated on the City website.
  • The recommendation from the Finance and Audit Committee reg...
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Council Meeting Summaries
Posted on: March 29, 2022

Council Meeting Summary - March 28, 2022 Council Meeting

Council Chamber City Hall - City of White Rock

Council Meeting Summary - March 28, 2022

Question and Answer

  • Comments expressing concern regarding the proposed $10 application fee for Freedom of Information (FOI) requests and that the FOI files had not been updated on the City website.
  • The recommendation ...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 28, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1526 Finlay Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1526 Finlay Street

Date:  March 28 - 30, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure and use of pay parking stalls #521 - #525 along Finlay Street for th...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 28, 2022

Call for entertainers: White Rock Sea Festival & Canada Day by the Bay

Performers on stage at Canada Day by the Bay - Call for Entertainers

The City of White Rock is now accepting applications for the 2022 Call for Entertainers. Anyone who can sing, dance, and otherwise entertain audiences – whether they are young newcomers or seasoned professionals – are invited to apply for a chance to take...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 25, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15291 Victoria Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15291 Victoria Avenue

Date:  March 25 - 31, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Victoria Avenue for the purpose of installation of gas serv...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 25, 2022

Interested in what is happening in your City? Attend our Council Meeting on Monday March 28 at 7 p.m

White Rock City Council Meeting - March 28, 2022

Attend our upcoming Regular Council Meeting in-person or via livestream on Monday, March 28, 2022 at 7 p.m. Download the meeting agenda. 

Delegations to Council

Have an idea or initiative that you would like to share with Council?...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 23, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15300 Block of Buena Vista Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15300 Block of Buena Vista Avenue

Date:  March 23, 2022

Time:  7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Partial road closure along Buena Vista Avenue for the purpose of deliveries to...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 22, 2022

Tour de White Rock postponed until 2023

Tour de White Rock

The City of White Rock’s Tour de White Rock cycling event will be postponed this summer with plans to return in 2023.

The uncertainty remaining as a result of the pandemic, specifically around international travel for race participants and spons...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 21, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1200 - 1500 Block Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1200 - 1500 Block Martin Street

Date:  March 21 - April 15, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure and parking lane closures along Martin Street for...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 21, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 14234 Malabar Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 14234 Malabar Avenue

Date:  March 21 - September 21, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Partial road closure and sidewalk closure along Malabar Avenue and Phoenix St...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 18, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 14616 West Beach Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 14616 West Beach Avenue

Date:  March 18 - 25, 2022

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along West Beach Avenue for the purpose of service to abandon g...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 17, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1456 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1456 Johnston Road

Date:  March 17- 18, 2022

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Partial curb lane parking closure along Johnston Road for the purpose of BC Hydro Civil Wo...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 17, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1456 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1456 Johnston Road

Date:  March 17- September 17, 2022

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Partial road closure along Johnston Road for the purpose of concrete pours at 14...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 16, 2022

Full Road Closure: 900 Block Lee Street

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 976 Lee Street

Date:  March 16, 2022

Time:  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM  

Full road closure in the 900 block of Lee Street to install new water servi...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 14, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1526 Finlay Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1526 Finlay Street

Date:  March 14 - 25, 2022

Time:  7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Periodic partial road closures along Russell Avenue for the purpose of installa...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 14, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 14342 Marine Drive

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 14342 Marine Drive

Date:  March 14 - September 11, 2022

Time:  7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Partial road closure at 14342 Marine Drive for the purpose of periodi...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 14, 2022

Partial Road Closure: Intersection Marine Drive and Vidal Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: Intersection Marine Drive and Vidal Street

Date:  March 14 - April 8, 2022

Time:  7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sidewalk and road closure at the intersection of M...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 11, 2022

Change Your Clocks, Change Your Batteries

Change Your Clocks, Change Your Batteries

On Sunday, March 13, daylight saving time returns at 2 a.m., so get ready to put your clocks forward.

White Rock Fire Rescue wishes to remind residents of the importance of changing and testing the batteries in smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors wh...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 11, 2022

City of White Rock files court affidavits including third-party Workplace Investigation Report

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock has filed a Petition Response and affidavits in the Supreme Court of British Columbia in response to the petition filed by White Rock Councillor Erika Johanson. 

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 11, 2022

Updated COVID-19 Public Health Orders effective March 11, 2022

Man taking off face mask.

Effective March 11, 2022, the Public Health Officer has lifted the indoor mask order. This means that masks will no longer be required in City of White Rock facilities. People may want to continue wearing a mask based on personal choice.

Proof-of-vaccinati...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 11, 2022

Updated COVID-19 Public Health Orders effective March 11, 2022

Man taking off face mask.

Effective March 11, 2022, the Public Health Officer has lifted the indoor mask order. This means that masks will no longer be required in City of White Rock facilities. People may want to continue wearing a mask based on personal choice.

Proof-of-vaccinati...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: March 10, 2022

Spring Recreation in White Rock

2022 Spring Recreation Guide - man and woman hiking on an outdoor trail

The Spring 2022 Recreation Guide is now available. You won't believe all the things you can do!

Registration opens March 14, 2022 at 8:30 a.m. There are three ways to register:

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 10, 2022

Stay Local this Spring Break

Boy playing on zipline at Generations Playground at Ruth Johnson Park

Stay local with these free fun activities to enjoy during Spring Break in White Rock.

Explore the new trails at Ruth Johnson Park

Explore the newly rehabilitated trails in Ruth Johnson Park and Centennial Trails. Walk down the rebuilt boardwalk and staircas...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 8, 2022

Council Meeting Summary – March 7, 2022

Question and Answer

  • Citizens questions and comments were presented to Council regarding:
    • Tree cutting in the City and the importance of maintaining and increasing the tree canopy by following the City Tree Protection Bylaw and Policy
    • Concern with a recent de...
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Council Meeting Summaries
Posted on: March 8, 2022

Council Meeting Summary – March 7, 2022 Council Meeting

City of White Rock - logo

Question and Answer

  • Citizens questions and comments were presented to Council regarding:
    • Tree cutting in the City and the importance of maintaining and increasing the tree canopy by following the City Tree Protection Bylaw and Policy
    • Concern with a recent de...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 7, 2022

Citizen alert: reports of phone scam “spoofing” the City of White Rock

senior on phone holding credit card

The City of White Rock has received reports of fraudulent telephone calls made to citizens from numbers “spoofing” (appearing as) City of White Rock numbers. Callers pose as City of White Rock staff and ask for personal financial infor...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 4, 2022

Attend and Provide Feedback on the draft 2022 Financial Plan

city of white rock 2022 proposed financial plan

Council is currently in the midst of a comprehensive review process prior to finalizing and approving the financial plan by the legislated May 15 deadline. 

Provide your feedback, comments, and review the draft 2022 Financial Plan at www....

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 4, 2022

Regular Council Meeting takes place on Monday, March 7, 2022 at 7 p.m.

City Council Meeting on March 7, 2022 at 7 p.m.

Attend our upcoming Regular Council Meeting in-person or via livestream on Monday, March 7, 2022 at 7 p.m. Download the meeting agenda. 

The City of White Rock is committed to the health and safety of our community and has COVID-19 safety procedur...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 4, 2022

White Rock re-opens Ruth Johnson Park and Centennial Trails following 2020 landslide

Ruth Johnson Park Reopening

On Friday afternoon, Mayor Darryl Walker and members of Council officially re-opened the rehabilitated trails located in Ruth Johnson Park and Centennial Trails. 

The new amenity comprises a rebuilt boardwalk and staircase made necessary by a Janu...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 3, 2022

City breaks ground on Emerson Park Playground redesign

Emerson Park under construction

The City of White Rock has begun construction to upgrade the playground at Emerson Park. The redevelopment of the park will include new playground equipment and a refresh to the surrounding landscaping and upgrade the current irrigation system. Completion...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 2, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1265 Kent Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1265 Kent Street

Date:  March 2 to 16, 2022

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM  

Partial Road Closure on Kent Street for the purpose of installation of a n...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 1, 2022

City of White Rock welcomes new Director of Planning and Development

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock is pleased to announce the appointment of Anne Berry as its new Director of Planning and Development Services beginning April 4. Anne is a registered professional planner with 17 years of local government planning and leadership exp...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Council Meeting Summary – February 28, 2022

Question and Answer

  • Two (2) submissions were received by Council by email:
  • Question regarding neon light strips on new property developments and whether they fall within the City’s allowable parameters for brightness levels.
  • Comments/ feedback rece...
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Council Meeting Summaries
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Council Meeting Summary – February 28, 2022 Council Meeting

City of White Rock - logo

Question and Answer

  • Two (2) submissions were received by Council by email:
  • Question regarding neon light strips on new property developments and whether they fall within the City’s allowable parameters for brightness levels.
  • Comments/ feedback received from ...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Full Road Closure: 14887 Hardie Avenue

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 14887Hardie Avenue

Date:  March 1, 2022

Time:  7:30 AM - 3:30 PM  

Full road closure on Hardie Avenue at Everall Street for the purpose of installat...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Attend Proposed 2022 Financial Plan Presentations

Council Chamber City Hall - City of White Rock

Council is currently in the midst of a comprehensive review process prior to finalizing and approving the financial plan by the legislated May 15 deadline. The draft 2022 White Rock Financial Plan is available for preview at www.talkwhiterock.ca/financial...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 25, 2022

Regular Council Meeting takes place on Monday, February 28, 2022 at 7 p.m.

White Rock City Council Meeting - Feb. 28, 2022

Attend our upcoming Regular Council Meeting in-person or via livestream on Monday, February 28, 2022 at 7 p.m. Download the meeting agenda. 

The City of White Rock is committed to the health and safety of our community and has COVID-19 safety pro...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 25, 2022

Statement from the City of White Rock on Ukraine

City of White Rock - logo

Mayor Darryl Walker, on behalf of White Rock City Council, would like to offer his solidarity with those in the Ukraine. The unprovoked war that Russia has declared on the Ukraine is deplorable and upsetting. We offer our support to those with family and ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 24, 2022

Apply to be a food vendor along the White Rock Promenade

White Rock Promenade

The City of White Rock is seeking food and beverage cart vendors in designated areas along the White Rock Promenade from April 1, 2022 to March 31, 2023.

Vendors will be limited to existing business licence holders in the White Rock Business Areas and/or f...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 22, 2022

Pro-D-Day Skate in White Rock

Skate at Centennial Arena

Lace up your skates and have some fun on the ice on Friday, February 25 at Centennial Arena (14600 North Bluff Rd)

Two skating sessions are available:

  • Family Stick N Puck at 10:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. 
  • Family Skate at 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

Adm...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 17, 2022

City Facilities Closure - Family Day February 21

White Rock City Hall

White Rock City Hall will be closed on Monday, February 21, 2022, for Family Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, February 22.

City facilities will also be closed on Monday, February 21, 2022, for Family Day and will reopen on Tuesday, February 22. The faciliti...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 16, 2022

Updated COVID-19 Public Health Orders effective February 16, 2022

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

Effective February 16, 2022, the Public Health Officer has lifted several COVID-19 indoor and outdoor gathering restrictions.

This means that City of White Rock:

  • Recreation programs, including fitness, arenas, and tournaments return to full capacity, with n...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 16, 2022

Updated COVID-19 Public Health Orders effective February 16, 2022

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

Effective February 16, 2022, the Public Health Officer has lifted several COVID-19 indoor and outdoor gathering restrictions.

This means that City of White Rock:

  • Recreation programs, including fitness, arenas, and tournaments return to full capacity, with n...
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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: February 9, 2022

Family Day Activities in White Rock

ice skating at Centennial Arena

Celebrate Family Day on Monday, Feb. 21, 2022, by staying local with these free fun activities for the family in White Rock.

Free Skating at Centennial Arena 

The City of White Rock is hosting a free Family Skate on Monday, February 21 at Centennia...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 8, 2022

White Rock councillor and community advocate Helen Fathers passes away

Councillor Helen Fathers

It is with very heavy hearts that the City of White Rock acknowledges the passing of Councillor Helen Fathers yesterday following a lengthy illness.

A White Rock resident for more than 30 years, Councillor Fathers was a passionate community advocate and a ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 4, 2022

Attend the Regular Council Meeting on Monday, Feb. 7, 2022 at 7 p.m.

regular Council Meeting - Feb. 7, 2022

Attend our upcoming Regular Council Meeting in-person or via livestream on Monday, Feb. 7, 2022 at 7 p.m. Download the meeting agenda. 

The City of White Rock is committed to the health and safety of our community and has COVID-19 safety procedure...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 2, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15503 Pacific Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15503 Pacific Avenue

Date:  February 2-3, 2022

Time:  7:00 AM - 5:00 PM  

Partial road closures and single lane alternating traffic at 15503 Pacific Avenu...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 1, 2022

Salish Sea Gull research at White Rock waterfront

Salish Sea Gull - Enviroment Canada

This month, researchers from Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) will be at the White Rock waterfront studying local Glaucous-winged and California Gulls as part of an investigation into the health of the Salish Sea. The Salish Sea is a critical ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 1, 2022

Waterfront Pay Parking Returns Feb. 1

parking lot at White Rock waterfront

The City of White Rock’s Waterfront lots, which provided free parking in November, December and January to help local businesses and encourage outdoor activity, return to pay parking starting Tuesday, Feb. 1.

Waterfront rates during the shoulder ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 31, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 13836 Marine Drive

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 13836 Marine Drive

Date:  January 31-February 1, 2022

Time:  7:00 AM - 5:00 PM  

Partial road closures and single lane alternating traffic at 13836 Marine...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 28, 2022

White Rock readies daytime warming centre for extreme cold weather events

warming centre - Centennial Arena parking lot

Beginning February 1, an emergency daytime warming centre will be ready to operate on sub-zero temperature days in White Rock. The centre will be located in a modular building in the Centennial Park parking lot and can accommodate up to 30 people needing ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 27, 2022

Full Road Closure: Cliff Ave btw Parker Street and Kent Street

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Cliff Avenue between Parker Street and Kent Street

Date:  January 27, 2022

Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00PM

Full road closure along Cliff Avenue between Parker Street and ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 27, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 15346 Pacific Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15346 Pacific Avenue 

Date:  January 27-28 2022 

Time:  7:00 AM - 5:00 PM  

Partial road closures and single lane alternating traffic at ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 27, 2022

Public review and comment invited on City of White Rock’s financial plan

city of white rock 2022 proposed financial plan

City of White Rock staff presented Council with a draft 2022 financial plan at a Finance & Audit Committee meeting on Monday evening. Council now begins a comprehensive review process finalizing the plan prior to final approval by the legislated May 1...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 25, 2022

Full Road Closure: 900 Block of Parker Street

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 932 Parker Street

Date:  January 25, 2022

Time: 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Full road closure in the 900 block of Parker Street for the purpose of installing water at 932 ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 21, 2022

Regular Council Meeting takes place on Monday, Jan. 24, 2022 at 7 p.m.

White Rock City Council Meeting - Jan. 24, 7 p.m.

Attend our upcoming Regular Council Meeting in-person or via livestream on Monday, Jan. 24, 2022 at 7 p.m.  Download the meeting agenda. 

The City of White Rock is committed to the health and safety of our community and has COVID-19 safet...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 19, 2022

White Rock indoor fitness and sports activities resume Jan. 20

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

The current Public Health Order has been updated and adult group and individual exercise programs and dance classes will return on Thursday, January 20, 2022.

All programs for adults, children and youth, recreational education and classes and senior activi...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 19, 2022

White Rock indoor fitness and sports activities resume Jan. 20

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

The current Public Health Order has been updated and adult group and individual exercise programs and dance classes will return on Thursday, January 20, 2022.

All programs for adults, children and youth, recreational education and classes and senior activi...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  January 10, 2022 - May 6, 2022

Time: As Per Noise Bylaws -7:30 AM - 7:00 PM (Monday - Friday) ; 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM (Saturday)

Partial road closure alon...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 23, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 13629 Marine Drive

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 13629 Marine Drive

Date:  December 23, 2021

Time:  8:00 AM - 3:00 PM  

Partial road closures and single lane alternating traffic eastbound at 13629 Marine...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 23, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15510 Columbia Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15510 Columbia Avenue 

Date:  December 23 - 24, 2021

Time:  7:00 AM - 5:00 PM  

Partial road closures and single lane alternating traffic on Colu...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 22, 2021

New Public Health Orders effective Dec 22: Changes to White Rock programs and activities

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

New Public Health orders to help slow the spread of COVID-19 have been put in place until January 18, 2022

Please be advised of the following changes to White Rock programs and activities.

Programs and activities that are cancelled:

  • Cardi...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 22, 2021

New Public Health Orders effective Dec 22: Changes to White Rock programs and activities

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

New Public Health orders to help slow the spread of COVID-19 have been put in place effective midnight December 22, 2021 until January 18, 2022.

Regular recreational programs will not be affected, with the exception of a few chan...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: December 17, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1293 Best Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1293 Best Street 

Date:  December 17 - 23, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Partial road closures along the Eastbound parking lane, Southbound park...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 17, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14551 Marine Drive

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 14551 Marine Drive 

Date:  December 17 - 23, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday and 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM on Saturday

Partial closure of the Westb...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 17, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1526 Finlay Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1526 Finlay Street  

Date:  December 17 - 23, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Partial road closures along Finlay Street to perform trench and side...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 17, 2021

Peace Arch Hospital on-street paid parking to be reinstated January 1

Hospital free parking ends

At the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, Council carried a motion to temporarily waive charges for City on-street parking around Peach Arch Hospital to offer health care staff convenient parking free-of-charge. Under normal circumstances, the City&rsquo...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 16, 2021

Tree Chipping for Charity on Jan. 2

tree chipping event

The White Rock Firefighters Charity Association will be hosting the annual tree chipping for charity event on Sunday, Jan. 2 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Centennial Arena (14600 North Bluff Rd.)

This event is by donation with all proceeds going to local charit...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 16, 2021

White Rock City Facilities - Holiday Closure

White Rock City Hall - Christmas Lights

Here is what’s open and closed at the City of White Rock for the holidays in December 2021 and January 2022.

White Rock City Hall

City Hall, 15322 Buena Vista Ave., will be closed for the holidays from Dec. 27 to Jan. 3, reopening on Jan. 4. Many ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 15, 2021

White Rock adopts bylaw to preserve and increase city tree canopy

City of White Rock - logo

White Rock City Council adopted a Tree Protection Bylaw this week improving the effectiveness and outcomes of the previous bylaw and policy. It augments protection of all trees and ensures that City practices align with current environmental standards. No...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 10, 2021

Curbside collection of glass collection resumes December 13

Glass collection resumes

The City of White Rock will resume curbside glass (red bin) collection starting Monday, December 13. Please place a safe amount in your red bin for pick up as glass can break easily. Find out more information about curbside recycling.

The cause of the temp...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 10, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14379 Blackburn Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14379 Blackburn Avenue

Date: December 16-17, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along 14379 Blackburn Avenue for the purpose of performing Long side ga...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 10, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15671 Roper Ave

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15671 Roper Avenue

Date:  December 16th-17th, 2021 

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along Roper Avenue for the purpose of perf...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 6, 2021

White Rock is ready for snow, begins brining operations

snow truck clearing snow on roadway

As weather forecasters predict below-zero temperatures for the Lower Mainland this week, the City of White Rock is ready for snow.

White Rock has a snow and ice control plan in place and has road salt ready to use at the City’s works yard&mda...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 2, 2021

Full Road Closure: Cypress Street and Cliff Avenue

Please note that a  Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Cypress Street and Cliff Avenue. 

Date: December 1, 2021 - December 23, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Full road closure will occur along Cypress Street and Cliff...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 2, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14379 Blackburn Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 14379 Blackburn Avenue   

Date: December 2, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Blackburn Avenue for the purpose to perform OH ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 2, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15082 Victoria Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15082 Victoria Avenue 

Date:  December 13 - December 31, 2021 

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Partial road closure along 15082 Victoria A...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 2, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1526 Finlay Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1526 Finlay Street  

Date:  December 6 - 10, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Partial road closures along Finlay Street to perform trench and sidew...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 1, 2021

Full Road Closure: 1157 Kent Street

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1157 Kent Street

Date:  December 2, 2021

Time: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Full road closure, sidewalk closures and curb lane parking closures f...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 30, 2021

Bright Walk in White Rock lights up the White Rock Waterfront on Dec. 10

woman walking under Christmas lights drinking hot chocolate

The City of White Rock presents an evening of festive, family fun on Friday, Dec. 10.

The Bright Walk in White Rock inaugural light up event runs from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at Memorial Park on Marine Drive. Join Mayor Darryl Walker and White Rock City Council for...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 26, 2021

Notice of Event and Road Closures: Christmas on the Peninsula Festival & Parade

Please be advised of road closures and traffic changes to accommodate the Christmas on the Peninsula Festival Parade.

Date: Saturday November 27, 2021

Full Road Closures: from approximately 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Parade route starts in south parking lot in Centr...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 26, 2021

Winter Recreation in White Rock

2022 Winter Recreation Guide

The Winter 2022 Recreation Guide is now available. Click here to view all the available Winter programs including health, fitness and wellness courses. You won't believe all the things you can do!

Registration for Winter programs opens on Monday, ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 25, 2021

Holiday Events in White Rock

Holiday Events in White Rock

Check out these exciting free, or low cost activities taking place this holiday season around the community in White Rock.  

White Rock Museum and Archives' Christmas Craft Fair, Nov. 20 – Dec. 19 

Celebrate the magic of...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 22, 2021

2022 Council Meeting Schedule

white rock coat of arms in council chamber

Mark your calendars - The 2022 Council meeting schedule has been established.  Regular Council meetings will be held on the following dates:

  • January 10 & 24
  • February 7 & 28
  • March 7 & 28
  • April 11 & 25
  • May 9 & 30
  • June 13 & 27
  • July ...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14853 Prospect Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14853 Prospect Avenue 

Date: November 23-24, 2021 

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure will occur along 14853 Prospect Avenue in order to perform gas...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15503 Pacific Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15503 Pacific Avenue 

Date: November 23-24, 2021 

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure will occur along 15503 Pacific Avenue in order to perform gas a...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  December 6, 2021 - May 6, 2022

Time: As Per Noise Bylaws -7:30 AM - 7:00 PM (Monday - Friday) ; 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM (Saturday)

Partial road closure alon...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Partial Road Closure: Prospect Avenue and Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Prospect Avenue and Johnston Road

Date: November 19, 2021- December 31, 2021 

Time: 7:30AM - 7:00 PM 

Partial road closure on Prospect Avenue and Johnston Roa...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Glass Collection Temporarily Suspended

glass collection suspended

The City of White Rock will be suspending the collection of Red Bin materials (glass bottles and jars) beginning Monday, Nov. 22 until further notice. 

Recycle BC, the organization managing glass collection for much of the province, has been impac...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Regular Council Meeting takes place on Monday, Nov. 22, 2021 at 7 p.m.

2021 Council Meeting - Nov. 22

A Regular Council Meeting takes place on Monday, Nov. 22, 2021 at 7 p.m. Click here to download the meeting agenda and watch the livestream at 7 p.m. 

White Rock City Hall Council Chambers are now open for in-person meetings.  The City of...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 12, 2021

Bright Walk in White Rock! – A Winter Lights Display at the White Rock Waterfront starts Dec. 10

White Rock Pier, lights in blue

Bright Walk in White Rock, a new winter light display will start at the White Rock Waterfront at Memorial Park this winter on Dec. 10, 2021.

As a City of White Rock event supporter, we express gratitude to the White Rock Lights Society for bringing the Fes...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 10, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1526 Finlay Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1526 Finlay Street

Date:  October 27, 2021 - December 31, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closures along Finlay Street and Russell Avenue ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 10, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  November 22, 2021 - May 22, 2022

Time: As Per Noise Bylaws -7:30 AM - 7:00 PM (Monday - Friday) ; 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM (Saturday)

Partial road closure a...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 9, 2021

White Rock City Hall Closure Notice – Remembrance Day

White Rock City Hall

The City of White Rock will be observing Remembrance Day on Thursday, November 11. We honour the veterans who have served our country and those who are protecting our rights and freedoms today.

City Facilities will be closed on Thursday, November 11 and wi...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 8, 2021

White Rock RCMP Clothing Drive-Through Event Takes Place Nov. 27

boy wearing face mask donating clothing to santa claus

The White Rock RCMP, White Rock Community Policing and Victim Services, and Semiahmoo Community Safety Society are hosting the 4th Annual Children's Clothing Drive at the White Rock RCMP Detachment on Saturday, Nov. 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to support loc...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 5, 2021

Full Road Closure: Cypress Street and Cliff Avenue

Please note that a  Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Cypress Street and Cliff Avenue. 

Date: November 4, 2021  - November 30, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Full road closure will occur along Cypress Street and Clif...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 5, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15385 Semiahmoo Ave.

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15385 Semiahmoo Avenue 

Date: November 8 - November 12, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Partial road closures along Semiahmoo Avenue and Dolphin Street for the...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 5, 2021

Regular Council Meeting takes place on Monday, Nov. 8, 2021 at 7 p.m.

2021 Council Meeting - Nov. 8

A Regular Council Meeting takes place on Monday, Nov. 8, 2021 at 7 p.m. Click here to download the meeting agenda and watch the livestream at 7 p.m. 

White Rock City Hall Council Chambers are now open for in-person meetings with limited capacity. ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 4, 2021

Remembrance Day Ceremony in White Rock Returns to In-Person on Nov. 11

Remembrance Day wreaths and poppies

The City of White Rock will be supporting the White Rock Legion Branch 8 for an in-person Remembrance Day Ceremony on Thursday, November 11, 2021, at the Cenotaph at White Rock City Hall to honour the sacrifices made by Canadian war veterans.

The Remembran...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 1, 2021

Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week: Prevent CO in Your Home

carbon monoxide awareness week, Nov. 1 - 7, 2021

British Columbia’s annual Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week runs from November 1 to 7 and White Rock Fire Rescue is reminding you to prevent carbon monoxide (CO) build up in your home by properly maintaining all fuel-burning appliances and installing CO alar...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 29, 2021

Weekday Free Parking Returns to White Rock Waterfront

free-waterfront-parking-weekday

The City of White Rock invites people to visit the Waterfront to support local businesses, enjoy restaurants and a variety of shops—all while parking for free during the week.

Free parking is available at the Waterfront, Monday through Friday from Nov. 1, ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 28, 2021

Pick up your Annual Pay Parking Decals and Permits

parking lot with parked cars

The 2022 resident pay parking decals and resident parking permits are now available for purchase. 

Parking decals and permits can be purchased at:

  • City Hall – 15322 Buena Vista Ave. Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (except statutory...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 26, 2021

Double Vaccination Requirements for Recreation Programs starting October 24

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

The City of White Rock, following Provincial Health Officer (PHO) orders, will require patrons 12 years and older to be fully vaccinated with two doses for access to certain activities and events starting October 24, 2021. 

Only the BC Vaccine car...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 26, 2021

Double Vaccination Requirements for Recreation Programs starting October 24

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

The City of White Rock, following Provincial Health Officer (PHO) orders, will require patrons 12 years and older to be fully vaccinated with two doses for access to certain activities and events starting October 24, 2021. 

Only the BC Vaccine car...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: October 25, 2021

Help Clear Leaves and Catch Basins this Fall

red and yellow leaves on trees, Fall season

The Fall season is underway, which means additional rain and fallen leaves. The City of White Rock encourages residents to locate storm drains on or near their property or business and help keep catch basin covers free of leaves and debris to prevent road...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 25, 2021

Stay Safe this Halloween from the City of White Rock

two girls holding pumpkins, halloween decorations

Stay safe this Halloween by following the City of White Rock’s rules for fireworks, and practice the suggested COVID-19 safety tips for trick-or-treaters of all ages. White Rock Fire Rescue is also reminding drivers, pedestrians and homeowners of safety t...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 22, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14470 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14470 Marine Drive  

Date: October 25 - 29, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM 

Perform partial road closures for the purpose of highway grade W-Beam installation....

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 22, 2021

Regular Council Meeting takes place on Monday, Oct. 25, 2021 at 7 p.m.

2021 Council Meeting Oct.25

A Regular Council Meeting takes place on Monday, Oct. 25, 2021 at 7 p.m. Click here to download the meeting agenda and watch the livestream at 7 p.m. 

White Rock City Hall Council Chambers are now open for in-person meetings with limited ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 22, 2021

Water Main Flushing Program

water main flushing in White Rock

The City of White Rock’s annual Water Main Flushing Program takes place from Wednesday, Oct. 20 through to Tuesday, Nov. 30. Water main flushing is a common process to maintain a City's water distribution pipe system, it also increases the quality of the ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 21, 2021

Last Week to Provide Feedback on White Rock’s Draft Transportation Plan

Crossing guard holding stop sign, parent walking across street with child

This is the last week to provide your feedback on White Rock’s draft Integrated Transportation and Infrastructure Master Plan (ITIMP).

A public survey launched Sept. 23 on the Transportation project page at talkwhiterock.ca/transportation

The ful...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 21, 2021

Mayoral addresses take place Nov. 16 in White Rock

2021-state-of-the-city

White Rock Mayor Darryl Walker, on behalf of City Council, will deliver the 2021 State of the City Address at a business brunch hosted by the South Surrey and White Rock Chamber of Commerce on Nov. 16. Mayor Walker will also deliver a virtual address to t...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 18, 2021

City of White Rock thanks small businesses during Small Business Week

The City of White Rock Thanks Small Businesses this Small Business Week

The City of White Rock is thanking small businesses during Small Business Week from Oct. 17 to 23 for the critical role they play in serving the White Rock community.

White Rock has more than 300 small businesses, in addition to home-based businesses. Each...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 15, 2021

Have you registered for the Great British Columbia ShakeOut?

ShakeOutBC Drop, Cover and Hold On

On Thursday, October 21 at 10:21 a.m., millions of people worldwide will practice how to “Drop, Cover and Hold On” during Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills.

More than 3,000 earthquakes occur in British Columbia each year. Most are too s...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Full Road Closure: 15082 Victoria Avenue

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15082 Victoria Avenue 

Date:  October 19, 2021 

Time: 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM 

Full road closure along 15082 Victoria Avenue for the purpose...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 12, 2021

Full Road Closure: 15082 Victoria Avenue

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15082 Victoria Avenue 

Date:  October 14, 2021 

Time: 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM 

Full road closure along 15082 Victoria Avenue for the purpose...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 8, 2021

City Hall Closure – Thanksgiving Day

White Rock City Hall

Happy Thanksgiving from the City of White Rock.

White Rock City Hall Closure

White Rock City Hall will be closed on Monday, October 11 for Thanksgiving Day.

All City facilities will be closed and will reopen on Tuesday, October 12. The facilities include:

  • Eng...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 7, 2021

City Seeking Input on Zoning Bylaw Review and Update

Zoning Bylaw Review

The City of White Rock is currently reviewing its Zoning Bylaw and is seeking public input. The existing Zoning Bylaw, No. 2000, was last adopted in 2013. 

A Zoning Bylaw sets rules that determines how land can be used and how much of that land ca...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 4, 2021

Fire Prevention Week – Oct. 3 – 9, 2021

Fire Prevention Week 2021

This year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety” works to educate everyone about simple but important actions they can take to keep themselves and those around them safe.

White Rock Fire Rescue enc...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 1, 2021

Regular Council Meeting takes place on Monday, Oct. 4, 2021 at 7 p.m.

Regular Council Meeting on Mon. Oct. 4

A Regular Council Meeting takes place on Monday, Oct. 4, 2021 at 7 p.m.

Click here to download the meeting agenda and watch the livestream at 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 4.

White Rock City Hall Council Chambers are now open for in-person meetings with limited ca...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 24, 2021

Celebrate National Seniors Day on October 1

Senior couple walking holding hands

October 1 of each year is National Seniors Day. This is an occasion for Canadians to celebrate and recognize the contributions of seniors in our homes, communities and workplaces.

National Seniors Day is a great opportunity to demonstrate your appreciation...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 24, 2021

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation - White Rock City Hall Closure

National Day of Truth and Reconciliation

On September 30, the City of White Rock will commemorate National Day of Truth and Reconciliation Day, known in recent years as Orange Shirt Day. The City will be observing this day to honour the children who suffered in the residential school system, and...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 24, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15918 Roper Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15918 Roper Avenue 

Date:  September 28, 2021

Time: 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Partial road closure along Roper Avenue to install new services. Signage and ce...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 23, 2021

Notice of Helicopter Flying at Low-Level over White Rock

Aerial Shoreline White Rock Beach

The City of White Rock has been notified that Talon Helicopters will be performing low level flying over White Rock on Friday, Sept. 24 and Sunday, Oct. 31, 2021 (weather permitting) during daylight hours. The purpose of the low flying helicopter is for F...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 22, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1392 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1392 Johnston Road 

Date: September 22, 2021 

Time:  12:00 PM - 7:00 PM 

Partial road closures, sidewalk closures and curb lane parking ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 17, 2021

Waste Collection Change: Week of Sept. 27

Waste Collection change week of Sept. 27 to Oct. 1, 2021

Garbage, recycling and green waste collection will be collected a day before regular schedule for the week of Sept. 27 to Oct. 1 due to the Truth and Reconciliation Day holiday.

Never miss a collection day

Keep track of your garbage, recycling and green was...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 16, 2021

Partial Road Closure: On Oxford Street at Prospect Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: On Oxford Street at Prospect Avenue 

Date:  September 20 - 24, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along Oxford Street for water main w...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 16, 2021

Regular Council Meeting takes place Monday, Sept. 20 at 7 p.m.

White Rock Council Chamber - Council Meeting Mon. Sept. 20 at 7 p.m.

A Regular Council Meeting takes place on Monday, Sept. 20, 2021 at 7 p.m.

Click here to download the meeting agenda and watch the livestream at 7 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 20.

White Rock City Hall Council Chambers are now open for in-person meetings with limite...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 16, 2021

The City of White Rock wants your feedback on a 20-year transportation plan

2021-09-ITIMP

The City of White Rock is ready to share a draft of its Integrated Transportation and Infrastructure Master Plan to help address current transportation challenges and help shape the future of transportation in White Rock.

An online survey, open from Decemb...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 14, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1456 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 1456 Johnston Road

Date: September 16, 2021 - March 16, 2022

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday , 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM Saturdays 

Partial road closure al...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 14, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1456 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 1456 Johnston Road

Date: September 16, 2021 - March 16, 2022

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday , 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM Saturdays 

Utilize adjacent curb l...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 14, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1526 Finlay Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1526 Finlay Street

Date:  September 3 - October 29, 2021 

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closures along Finlay Street and Russell Ave...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 14, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15385 Semiahmoo Ave.

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15385 Semiahmoo Avenue 

Date: September 1 - February, 2022

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Periodic partial road closures along Buena Vista Avenue for the purpose o...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 14, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15918 Roper Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15918 Roper Avenue 

Date:  September 29 - October 8, 2021

Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Partial road closure along Roper Avenue for the purpose gas service...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 13, 2021

White Rock recreation users must show BC Vaccine Cards starting Sept. 13

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

With the new BC Vaccine Card requirements as of Sept. 13 for some non-essential indoor public spaces, the City of White Rock has put new rules in place for visitors.

Beginning Monday, Sept. 13, all entrances to recreation centres will be opened for BC Vacc...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 13, 2021

White Rock recreation users must show BC Vaccine Cards starting Sept. 13

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

With the new BC Vaccine Card requirements as of Sept. 13 for some non-essential indoor public spaces, the City of White Rock has put new rules in place for visitors.

Beginning Monday, Sept. 13, all entrances to recreation centres will be opened for BC Vacc...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: September 9, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14491 Magdalen Crescent

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14491 Magdalen Crescent 

Date:  September 16, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM to 7:00 PM  

Partial road closure along Magdalen Crescent to perform hydro ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 9, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1526 Finlay Streeet

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1526 Finlay Street

Date: September 20, 2021 - October 1, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

A partial road closure is in effect along Finlay Street to faci...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 9, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  September 17-17, 2021

Time:  8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Partial road closure along 16th avenue for the purpose of performing scaffolding stair remova...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 1, 2021

Partial Road Closure: North Bluff Road from Bergstrom Road to Lancaster Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: North Bluff Road from Bergstrom Road to Lancaster Street  

Date:  September 2, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Partial road closure along North Bluff to install...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 31, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1589 Martin Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1589 Martin Street 

Date: September 2, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM Monday to Friday

Partial road closure along Martin Street to decommission and old water service.&am...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 31, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 873 Maple Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 873 Maple Street 

Date:  September 7, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Partial road closure along Maple Street to install new water service.  Emergency ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 31, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 873 Maple Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 873 Maple Street 

Date:  September 1, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Partial road closure along Maple Street to install new services.  Emergency vehic...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 27, 2021

White Rock Arts Festival Postponed to 2022.

City of White Rock - logo

The White Rock Arts Festival, scheduled for Sept. 24 to 26, 2021, has been postponed to September 2022 for the safety of residents and visitors, following the release Aug. 24, 2021, of a new order from the Provincial Health Officer,

For information on the ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 26, 2021

Think you know White Rock? Get ready to ‘Search the Rock’ and win

Search the Rock - City of White Rock scavenger hunt #searchtherock

Get ready to explore White Rock, a popular seaside destination, while having fun with friends and family and winning prizes.

The White Rock online scavenger hunt, Search the Rock, begins on Sept. 1 and features prizes that include dinner for two at a local...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 25, 2021

Masks required in City buildings starting Aug. 25

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

As of Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2021, the City of White Rock requires visitors to City buildings to wear a mask. This follows the release Aug. 24, 2021, of a new order from the Provincial Health Officer which requires people 12 and older to wear masks in indoor...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 25, 2021

Masks required in City buildings starting Aug. 25

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

As of Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2021, the City of White Rock requires visitors to City buildings to wear a mask. This follows the release Aug. 24, 2021, of a new order from the Provincial Health Officer which requires people 12 and older to wear masks in indoor...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: August 25, 2021

Residents, businesses invited to help shape White Rock’s post-pandemic economy

Uptown White Rock store fronts, pedestrian walking

The City of White Rock is hosting online workshops on Sept. 8 and 9 to invite residents and local businesses to provide input into a draft of the City’s post-pandemic Economic Development Strategic Plan.

The draft plan, to be shared at the workshops, comes...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 25, 2021

Residents, businesses invited to help shape White Rock’s post-pandemic economy

Uptown White Rock store fronts, pedestrian walking

The City of White Rock is hosting online workshops on Sept. 8 and 9 to invite residents and local businesses to provide input into a draft of the City’s post-pandemic Economic Development Strategic Plan.

The draft plan, to be shared at the workshops, comes...

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Economic Development News
Posted on: August 24, 2021

Full Road Closure: 15377 Marine Drive (lane)

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15377 Marine Drive (lane)

Date:  August 25, 2021

Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Full road closure along Marine Lane for the purpose of new water installation. Emergency...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 23, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15918 Roper Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15918 Roper Avenue 

Date:  August 23, 2021

Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Full road closure along Roper Avenue for the purpose of new water installation. Em...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 20, 2021

Full and Partial Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that a Full and Partial Road Closures is in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street

Date:  August 21 -  September 21, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday and 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM on Saturdays

Full...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 20, 2021

Full Road Closure: 1500 Block Brearley Street

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1500 Block Brearley Street

Date:  August 20, 2021

Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Full road closure along Brearley Street for the purpose of new water installation. Emer...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 20, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1257 Stayte Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1257 Stayte Road 

Date:  August 24, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Stayte Road for the purpose of concrete pours.  Emergenc...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 20, 2021

White Rock Community Policing host successful shred-a-thon

Whtie Rock RCMP shred-a-thon event

White Rock Community Policing, with the support of the Semiahmoo Community Safety Society and White Rock Baptist Church, held a successful Shred-a-Thon event on Sat. Aug. 14, 2021.  The event helped to promote fraud awareness by providing free sh...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 19, 2021

Fall Recreation in White Rock: Guide Now Available

2021 Fall Recreation Guide - woman stretching at yoga

The Fall 2021 Recreation Guide is now available. Click here to view all the available Fall programs including health, fitness and wellness courses. You won't believe all the things you can do!

Registration for fall programs opens on Monday, Aug. 2...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 13, 2021

Full Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street

Date:  August 24, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Full road closure along Martin Street for the purpose of placing a mobile crane on the street t...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 13, 2021

Full Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street

Date:  August 23, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Full road closure along Foster Street for the purpose of stationing a crane on the street to re...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 13, 2021

Join the Virtual Global Block Party on Aug. 14

2021-global-block-party

Join the White Rock Multicultural Society and the City of White Rock, in celebrating the diversity of White Rock at the Virtual Global Block Party at 12 p.m. online on Saturday, Aug. 14, 2021.

Performances include Shiamak Vancouver’s famous Bollywood dance...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 13, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14234 Malabar Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14234 Malabar Avenue

Date:  August 20, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Malabar Avenue for the purpose of performing hydro electrical work. Eme...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 13, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15200-15900 BLK North Bluff Rd

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15200-15900 Block of North Bluff Road

Date:  August 16 - September 10, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along North Bluff Road for the purpose of asp...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 13, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15536 Columbia Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15536 Columbia Avenue

Date:  September 1 - 11, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along Columbia Avenue for the purpose of abandoning gas service to 15...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 13, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  August 18 - 19, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along North Bluff Road for the purpose of the partial removal of an ESC sy...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 13, 2021

West Beach Parkade closed Aug. 17 for repair work

West Beach Parkade

The West Beach Parkade at White Rock’s waterfront will be closed between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 17 for repair work.

The 180-space, covered, four-storey lot at Vidal Street and Victoria Avenue is a spacious alternative to parking on Marine Drive...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 11, 2021

Full Road Closure: 14900 - 15600 BLK of Marine Drive

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14900 - 15600 Block of Marine Drive

Date:  August 11 - 12, 2021

Time: 9:00 PM - 7:00 AM

Full road closure along Marine Drive (from Vidal Street to Maple Street) ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 11, 2021

Partial Road Closure: Best St & North Bluff Rd

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Intersection of Best St & North Bluff Rd

Date:  August 16 - 19, 2021

Time:  7:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Partial road closure along North Bluff Road (at Best Street) for the ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 10, 2021

Full Road Closure: 15200 Block of Roper Avenue

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15200 Block of Roper Avenue

Date:  August 10 - 13, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Full road closure along Roper Avenue (between Johnston Rd & Fir St) for the p...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 9, 2021

Keep cool at the White Rock Community Centre

cooling centre wave 2 copy

With temperatures expected to top 30 C on Thursday and Friday, the City of White Rock is opening a cooling centre at the White Rock Community Centre on Thursday, Aug. 12 and Friday, Aug. 13 from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Everyone is welcome to come in, cool off,...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 6, 2021

Have your say about the Marine Drive temporary lane closure

Marine Drive One Way

The City of White Rock is looking for public input into the temporary closure of one lane of Marine Drive this season to expand patio space for restaurants during the pandemic.

The lane closure took place from June 7 to Aug. 11 and was approved wh...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 4, 2021

Full Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street

Date:  August 18, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Full road closure along Foster Street for the purpose of stationing a crane on the street to re...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 4, 2021

Full Road Closure: 1500 BLK Stevens & 1500 BLK Chestnut

Please note that Full Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1500 BLK Stevens St & 1500 BLK Chestnut St

Date:  August 7 - 31, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Full road closures along Chestnut Street and Stevens Street for...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 4, 2021

Intermittent Road Closures: 1257 Stayte Road

Please note that Intermittent Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1257 Stayte Road

Date:  July 30 - August 30, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Intermittent road closures along Stayte Road for the purpose of concr...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 4, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1510 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1510 Johnston Road

Date:  August 30 - September 1, 2021

Time:  8:00 AM - 6:00 PM (Monday to Friday)

Partial road closure along Russell Avenue for the purpose of conduc...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 4, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15503 Pacific Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15503 Pacific Avenue

Date:  August 9 - 13, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along Pacific Avenue for the purpose of installing gas service to 15503 P...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 4, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15800 - 15900 BLK North Bluff Rd

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15800 - 15900 BLK North Bluff Rd

Date:  August 6th, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along North Bluff Road for the purpose of performing work on beh...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 3, 2021

White Rock Council adopts new Official Community Plan height, density and housing policies

Welcome to White Rock, City by the Sea

The City of White Rock’s Official Community Plan review has concluded after a two-year process. On July 12, 2021, White Rock City Council adopted the Official Community Plan Amendment Bylaw No. 2387 (PDF), the bylaw that updates the City's OCP.

Ch...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 29, 2021

City of White Rock and CUPE 402-01 ratify two-year Collective Agreement

city hall copy flash

The City of White Rock and members of CUPE 402-01, municipal workers, have ratified a two-year collective agreement. CUPE 402-01 ratified the agreement on July 15, 2021, followed by the City ratifying on July 26, 2021.

The settlement includes wage increase...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 29, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closures and Sidewalk Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street

Date:  August 1 - 31, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closures and sidewalk closures along Martin Street and Foster...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 27, 2021

Full and Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that full and partial road closures, sidewalk closures, and curb lane parking closures in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date:  July 20 to August 20, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Full and partia...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 27, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1122 Vidal Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure and East Sidewalk Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1122 Vidal Street

Date:  August 16, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure and east sidewalk closure along Vidal Street ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 27, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15561 Oxenham Ave

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15561 Oxenham Avenue

Date:  August 10 - 20, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along Oxenham Avenue for the purpose of gas service abandonment. Emergen...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 27, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15721 Buena Vista Ave

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15721 Buena Vista Avenue

Date:  August 9 - 20, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along Buena Vista Avenue for the purpose of gas service abandonment. ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 23, 2021

City Hall Closure – B.C. Day

White Rock City Hall

White Rock City Hall will be closed on Monday, Aug. 2, 2021, for B.C. Day and will reopen on Tuesday, Aug. 3.

All City facilities will be closed on Monday, Aug. 2, and will reopen on Tuesday, Aug. 3. These include:

  • Engineering and Municipal Operations – 877...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 23, 2021

Council voting records dashboard now available

Council Voting Dashboard

As part of its commitment to open government, the City of White Rock has introduced the interactive Council Voting Dashboard, which includes information about how individual members of City Council voted on a particular item.

The dashboard also includes to...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 23, 2021

Regular Council Meeting takes place Monday, July 26 at 7 p.m.

2021-07-26-Council-Meeting

A Regular Council Meeting takes place on Monday, July 26, 2021 at 7 p.m.

Click here to download the meeting agenda and watch the livestream at 7 p.m.

The City of White Rock is committed to the health and safety of our community. At this time, City Council m...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 19, 2021

Marine Drive returns to two-way traffic on Aug. 12 following temporary lane closure

Marine Drive oceanfront

The City of White Rock will reopen two-way traffic on Marine Drive on Aug. 12, more than two months after temporarily closing the westbound lane of traffic to help restaurants by expanding patio space.

The temporary closure of the north lane from Vidal Str...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 16, 2021

Partial and Full Road Closure: North Bluff Road between Bergstrom Road and Lancaster Street

Please note that a Partial and Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address:  North Bluff Road between Bergstrom Road and Lancaster Street 

Date:  July 19- August 2, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Par...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 15, 2021

Celebrate Pride in White Rock

pride flag blue sky

Join the City of White Rock and the White Rock Pride Society for the Pride flag-raising ceremony at White Rock City Hall (15322 Buena Vista Ave.) on Friday, July 16 at 5 p.m.

Following the City Hall flag-raising, the White Rock RCMP will be holding a flag-...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 15, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1273 Fir Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1273 Fir Street 

Date:  July 24, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure and east sidewalk closure along Fir Street to perform el...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 15, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15291 Victoria Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15291 Victoria Avenue

Date:  July 22 - 23, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along Victoria Avenue for the purpose of installing gas...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 15, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that a Temporary Loading Zone and Sidewalk Use in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  August 4, 2021 - February 4, 2022

Time:  7:30 AM - 4:00 PM Monday to Friday and 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM on Saturdays&...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 15, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road and Sidewalk Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  July 19- December 5, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure and sidewalk closure along George stre...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 14, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15156 Victoria Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15156 Victoria Avenue

Date:  August 4-13, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along the lane for the purpose of installing gas service...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 13, 2021

Fraser Health and TransLink roll into White Rock with the Mobile Vaccine Bus

2021-mobile-vaccine-bus

This Wednesday, Fraser Health, TransLink and the City of White Rock are joining forces to help increase vaccine coverage in our communities by deploying the Mobile Vaccine Bus, a specially-equipped transit bus that will stop at ‘Vaccination Stat...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 13, 2021

Marine Drive returns to two-way traffic as soon as Aug. 7 following temporary closure

Marine Drive One Way

The City of White Rock will reopen two-way traffic on Marine Drive as early as Aug. 7 after closing the westbound lane of traffic to help restaurants by expanding patio space.

The temporary closure of the north lane from Vidal Street to Maple Street began ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 9, 2021

The City of White Rock to receive $25,000 in Emergency Preparedness Funding

emergency prepardness

The City of White Rock has been approved to receive $25,000 in provincial emergency preparedness funding from the Province of B.C. to support the work of emergency operations centres.

The intent of this funding stream is to buy equipment and supplies to ma...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 8, 2021

Special Council Meeting and Regular Council Meeting takes place Monday, July 12

Special and Regular Council Meeting on Mon. July 12

A Special Council Meeting has been called to begin at 4 p.m. on Monday, July 12, 2021, pursuant to the Community Charter.

This Special Council Meeting has been called for Council to hear from the business owners /operators of West Beach on Marine Drive in ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 7, 2021

The City Reminds Residents Stage 1 Water Restrictions are in Effect.

sprinkler on lawn

The City of White Rock is experiencing record water consumption with the ongoing warm weather and would like to remind residents that Stage 1 outdoor water restrictions are in effect.

The lawn watering regulations are in place to help significantly reduce ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 6, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1441 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1441 Johnston Road

Date:  July 8-9, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Thrift Avenue for the purpose of hoisting furniture to t...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 6, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15177 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15177 Thrift Avenue

Date:  July 5-16, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Thrift Avenue for the purpose of construct works on be...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 6, 2021

Partial Road Closure: Columbia Ave & Kent St

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Columbia Ave & Kent St

Date:  July 9-16, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closures and sidewalk closures along Columbia Ave and Kent St...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 6, 2021

Partial Road Closure: Pacific Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Pacific Ave (between Balsam St & Dolphin St)

Date:  July 9-16, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closures and sidewalk closures along Pa...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 5, 2021

City of White Rock buildings to reopen July 19

2021-07-City-Hall

The City of White Rock will reopen City buildings to the public on July 19 following direction from the Provincial Health Officer that encourages a transition to normal beginning July 1.

The Province of British Columbia confirmed on June 29 that B...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 5, 2021

City of White Rock buildings to reopen July 19

2021-07-City-Hall

The City of White Rock will reopen City buildings to the public on July 19 following direction from the Provincial Health Officer that encourages a transition to normal beginning July 1.

The Province of British Columbia confirmed on June 29 that B...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: July 5, 2021

Full Road Closure: 15456 Victoria Avenue

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15456 Victoria Avenue

Date:  July 19 - 20, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Full road closure along Balsam Street (between Victoria Avenue and Marine Lane) for the p...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 5, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 13836 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 13836 Marine Drive

Date:  July 7 - 8, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Marine Drive for the purpose of performing hydro overh...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 5, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1441 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1441 Johnston Road

Date:  July 7-9, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Thrift Avenue for the purpose of hoisting materials to t...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 5, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14491 Magdalen Crescent

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14491 Magdalen Crescent

Date:  July 5 - 6, 2021

Time:  10:00 PM - 6:00 AM

Partial road closure along Magdalen Crescent for the purpose of performing ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 5, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15456 Victoria Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15456 Victoria Avenue 

Date:  July 19 - 20, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Victoria Avenue for the purpose of tree...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 5, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15881 Roper Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15881 Roper Avenue

Date:  July 5 - September 3, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Roper Avenue for the purpose of constructing...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 2, 2021

Special Council Meeting takes place Mon. July 5 at 4 p.m.

Special Council Meeting - July-5, 2021 at 4 p.m.

A Special Council Meeting has been called to begin at 4 p.m. on Monday, July 5, 2021, pursuant to the Community Charter.

The purpose of this meeting is to provide an opportunity for Council to hear from the businesses of East Beach along Marine Drive. With...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 29, 2021

City Hall Closure - Canada Day

White Rock City Hall

White Rock City Hall will be closed on Thursday, July 1, 2021, for Canada Day. We will reopen on Friday, July 2.

City facilities will be closed on Thursday, July 1, 2021, for Canada Day and will reopen on Friday, July 2. The facilities include:

  • Engineering ...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 28, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1267 High Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1267 High Street

Date:  July 8 - October 7, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along High Street for the purpose of improving the exi...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 28, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14234 Malabar Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14234 Malabar Avenue

Date:  July 13-23, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along Malabar Avenue for the purpose of installing gas ser...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 28, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14755 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14755 Thrift Avenue

Date:  July 12-13, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Thrift Avenue for the purpose of installing a gas ser...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 28, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15165 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15165 Thrift Avenue

Date:  June 26 - July 2, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Thrift Avenue for the purpose of construct work...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 28, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1526 Finlay Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1526 Finlay Street

Date:  July 10 - September 3, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closures along Finlay Street and Russell Avenue for the p...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 28, 2021

Wear orange on Canada Day in White Rock

2021 Virtual Canada Day by the Bay

The City of White Rock is encouraging people to wear orange on July 1 to remember the victims of residential schools across the country.

The City will present the second White Rock Virtual Canada Day by the Bay on July 1 through the City’s Facebo...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 25, 2021

Cooling Station at White Rock Community Centre this weekend

cooling centre wave 2 copy

In response to Environment Canada’s heat warning issued for June 25 to 29, the City of White Rock will open the White Rock Community Centre as a cooling station on Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

White Rock residents are welcome...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 25, 2021

Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that partial road closures, sidewalk closures, and curb lane parking closures in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date:  July 1 - 31, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closures, sidewalk c...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 24, 2021

Full and Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that full and partial road closures, sidewalk closures, and curb lane parking closures in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date:  June 22 - July 16, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Full and partial r...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 24, 2021

Full Road Closure: 15600 Block Semiahmoo Avenue

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15600 Block Semiahmoo Avenue

Date:  July 12 - 23, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Full road closure along Semiahmoo Avenue for the purpose of final pavement restora...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 24, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1157 Kent Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1157 Kent Street

Date:  July 12 - 23, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along Kent Street for the purpose of final pavement restorat...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 24, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14230 Wheatley Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14230 Wheatley Avenue

Date:  July 12 - 23, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along Wheatley Avenue for the purpose of final pavement...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 24, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15377 & 15381 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15377 & 15381 Marine Drive

Date:  July 12 - 23, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along Marine Lane for the purpose of ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 24, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15503 Pacific Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15503 Pacific Avenue

Date:  July 7 - 21, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along Pacific Avenue for the purpose of gas service insta...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 23, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15291 Victoria Ave

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15291 Victoria Avenue

Date:  June 24, 2021

Time:  7:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Partial road closure along Victoria Avenue for storm and sanitary installation. E...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 23, 2021

Waste Collection Changes – Canada Day

Garbage, waste, recycling bins - notice of collection change - Canada Day

Garbage, recycling and green waste collection will change for the week of June 28 to July 2 due to the Canada Day holiday.

Make sure your carts are out on the right days for pick up by following the below changes:

Sign up for collection change notifications...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 18, 2021

National Indigenous Peoples Day: Recognizing Semiahmoo First Nation

National Indigenous Peoples Day - June 21, 2021

The City of White Rock and the Semiahmoo First Nation continue to build trust and forge a strong relationship, acknowledging their progress as they approach June 21, National Indigenous Peoples Day.

White Rock is recognized as being located on the traditio...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 18, 2021

National Indigenous Peoples Day: Recognizing Semiahmoo First Nation

National Indigenous Peoples Day - June 21, 2021

The City of White Rock and the Semiahmoo First Nation continue to build trust and forge a strong relationship, acknowledging their progress as they approach June 21, National Indigenous Peoples Day.

White Rock is recognized as being located on the traditio...

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Semiahmoo First Nation and City of White Rock
Posted on: June 15, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15859 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15859 Thrift Avenue

Date:  July 5 - July 9, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Thrift Avenue to move a service valve. Emergency...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 15, 2021

Partial Road Closure: Oxford Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Oxford Street (Between Thrift Avenue and Buena Vista Avenue)

Date:  June 21, 2021

Time:  7:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Partial road closure along Oxford Street (...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 15, 2021

The City wants the community's thoughts on parking in White Rock

parking lot at White Rock waterfront

The City of White Rock is looking for public input to include in a citywide parking strategy that is being developed to improve parking management across the city.

The parking strategy, which will go before City Council for consideration in July, is being ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 14, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 972 Lee Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 972 Lee Street

Date:  June 14 - 18, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along Lee Street for the purpose of gas service installations....

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 11, 2021

City of White Rock’s 2020 Annual Report meeting on June 28

2021 City of White Rock Annual Report

The City of White Rock’s 2020 Annual Report is now available for public review on the City’s website or in print in the community.  

The report includes a summary of 2020 milestones, a progress report on the revised 2021-2022 Council Stra...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Full Road Closure: 15671 Roper Avenue

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15671 Roper Avenue

Date:  June 11, 2021

Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Full road closure along Roper (from Maple Street to Lee Street) to install new water service. Eme...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Full Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street

Date:  June 16 - 22, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM (June 16-18)

          7:00 AM - 8:00 PM (June ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Full Lane Closure: 15291 Victoria Avenue

Please note that a Full Lane Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15291 Victoria Avenue (Closure in Victoria Lane) 

Date:  June 9, 2021

Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM 

Full lane closure along Victoria Lane to instal...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Full Road Closure: 1500 Block of Brearley Street

Please note that a Full Road closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1500 Block of Brearley Street 

Date:  June 7 - 11, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Full road closure along Brearley Street to perform line painti...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14888 Hardie Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14888 Hardie Avenue

Date:  June 7 - June 11, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Perform a partial road closure along Everall Street for the purpose of tre...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15491 Columbia Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15491 Columbia Avenue

Date:  June 7 - June 14, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Perform a partial road closure along Columbia Avenue for the purpose of ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15671 Roper Ave

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15671 Roper Avenue

Date:  June 8, 2021

Time:  7:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Partial road closure along Roper Avenue for the purpose of service connections. Emerg...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Residents invited to share their pandemic stories at COVID-19 Town Hall

2021 COVID19 Townhall

MP Kerry-Lynne Findlay, MLA Trevor Halford and White Rock Mayor Darryl Walker are co-hosting White Rock’s COVID-19 Town Hall for residents on June 18 from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.

White Rock residents will be asked to share by email or telephone answers...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Full Road Closure: 972 Lee Street

Please note that a Full Road closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 972 Lee Street    

Date:  June 7 - 8, 2021 

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Full road closure along Lee Street to install new water,...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 877 Keil Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 877 Keil Street

Date:  June 8 - June 15, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Single lane alternating traffic with northbound lane closure along Keil Street...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Property Taxes Are Due July 2, 2021

townhouses with blue skies in White Rock - Property Taxes due July 2

The 2021 due date for property taxes is Friday, July 2, 2021. The 2021 property tax notices have now been mailed to all registered property owners. If you do not receive your notice by the second week of June, please contact the Financial Services Departm...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 3, 2021

White Rock’s Virtual Canada Day by the Bay brings music and laughs

2021 Virtual Canada Day by the Bay July 1 at 1pm and 7pm

The City of White Rock presents the second White Rock Virtual Canada Day by the Bay celebration on July 1 with performances by country band The Heels, pop duo Fionn and comedy group Hilarapy.

The theme for 2021 is “White Rock Together.”...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Are you a renter? White Rock wants to hear from you on June 10

Are you a renter? The City of White Rock wants to hear from you! Vector illustration of White Rock

The City of White Rock wants to hear from renters or potential renters who can share their experiences about renting in White Rock during an online forum on June 10.

The City wants to hear from you regarding your experiences, as follows:

  • Are you able to fin...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Full Road Closure: 1500 BLK Stevens & 1500 BLK Chestnut

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1500 Block Stevens Street & 1500 Block Chestnut Street

Date:  June 1 - July 31, 2021 - Full Road Closure along Chestnut Street

    &nb...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15165 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15165 Thrift Avenue

Date:  June 1 - June 25, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Perform a partial road closure along Thrift Avenue for the purpose of cons...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Temporary Marine Drive lane closure to expand patio space begins June 7

Marine Drive in White Rock on sunny day

The City of White Rock will temporarily close one lane of Marine Drive starting June 7, extending patio space to help Waterfront restaurants impacted by the pandemic.

City Council made the decision at a May 10 Council meeting, adding at a May 31 Council me...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 31, 2021

City of White Rock honours the 215 children lost at a Kamloops residential school

Every Child Matters

The City of White Rock is flying all City flags at half-mast for 215 hours to remember the 215 children whose remains were found at a former Kamloops residential school.

Here is a statement from Mayor Darryl Walker:

“The City of White Rock shares ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 31, 2021

City of White Rock honours the 215 children lost at a Kamloops residential school

Every Child Matters

The City of White Rock is flying all City flags at half-mast for 215 hours to remember the 215 children whose remains were found at a former Kamloops residential school.

Here is a statement from Mayor Darryl Walker:

“The City of White Rock shares the pain o...

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Semiahmoo First Nation and City of White Rock
Posted on: May 31, 2021

Partial Road Closure: Johnston Road at Pacific Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Five Corners - Johnston Road at Pacific Avenue 

Date:  May 31, 2021

Time:   7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Johnston Road for t...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 25, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1122 Vidal Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1122 Vidal Street

Date:  May 26, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Vidal Street for the purpose of performing overhead electri...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 25, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15445 Vine Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure and sidewalk closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15445 Vine Street

Date:  May 25, 2021 to May 28th, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure and sidewalk closure along Vine Street f...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 24, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1520 Vidal Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1520 Vidal Street

Date:  May 24 - June 4, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Vidal Street for the purpose of placing a crane on...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 20, 2021

City Hall Closure - Victoria Day

White Rock City Hall

White Rock City Hall will be closed on Monday, May 24, 2021, for Victoria Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, May 25.

City facilities will be closed on Monday, May 24, 2021, for Victoria Day and will reopen on Tuesday, May 21. The facilities include:

  • Engineerin...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 19, 2021

Open-air burning, beach fires, not permitted in White Rock

Beach fires are banned in White Rock.

White Rock Fire Rescue is reminding visitors to the beach at the city’s Waterfront that beach fires put people at risk and can earn you a fine of $150 or more.

Each spring and summer, White Rock Fire Rescue and the White Rock RCMP respond to beach fires at...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 19, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 13922 Marine Drive

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 13922 Marine Drive 

Date:  May 25, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Marine Drive to perform overhead electrical work on behalf of ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 19, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14524 Magdalen Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 14525 Magdalen Avenue 

Date:  May 31 - June 11, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along Magdalen Avenue to install gas service. Emergency...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 19, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15229 Marine Drive

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15229 Marine Drive 

Date:  May 25, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Marine Drive to perform overhead electrical work on b...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 19, 2021

The Summer 2021 Recreation Guide is now available

2021 Summer Recreation Guide

The City of White Rock is proud to support and facilitate the active, healthy lifestyles of our residents and guests by offering classes for all-ages. Whether you're interested in sports, arts, fitness, health and wellness, or personal developmen...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 18, 2021

Full and Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Full and partial road closures, sidewalk closures and curb lane parking closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date:  May 21 - 29, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM - May 21,25, and 27 &...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 14, 2021

City of White Rock Committee Volunteer Opportunities

Committee Volunteers at table

Volunteering is a great way for residents to get involved, provide input and expertise on important issues and make a positive contribution to our community.  The City is currently accepting applications to fill vacancies on the committees below:...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 13, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1257 Stayte Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1257 Stayte Road  

Date:  May 24 - June 4, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along Stayte Road to install gas service. Emergency vehicles...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 13, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 859 Maple Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 859 Maple Street 

Date:  May 28 - June 11, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along Maple Street to install gas service. Emergency vehicle...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 12, 2021

Full and Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Full and partial road closures, sidewalk closures and curb lane parking closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date:  May 17 - June 18, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday &am...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 12, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15031 Victoria Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15031 Victoria  Avenue 

Date:  May 20 , 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Martin Street to replace hydro pole. E...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 12, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15165 Thrift Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15165 Thrift Avenue 

Date:  May 26 - 27 , 2021

Time:  10:00 PM to 6:00 AM

Partial road closure along Thrift Avenue and Foster Street for underground elect...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 12, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road and sidewalk closures in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road 

Date:  May 26, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along North Bluff Road for the purpose of a C-can deliver. Emer...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 12, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road and sidewalk closures in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road 

Date:  May 21 to November 21 , 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, and 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM on Saturday

Partial road and...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 11, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1300 Block of Oxford Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1300 Block of Oxford Street 

Date:  May 12, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Oxford Street for hydro overhead electrical works Eme...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 11, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15315 Pacific Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15315 Pacific Avenue 

Date:  May 12, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Pacific Avenue and Fir Street for tree pruning. Emergency ve...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 11, 2021

White Rock to close one lane of Marine Drive to extend restaurant patio space

marine news flash

The City of White Rock will close one lane of Marine Drive this season to extend patio space for restaurants, which are financially struggling during the pandemic. 

City Council made the decision at a May 10 Council meeting. The Council motion is ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 11, 2021

White Rock to close one lane of Marine Drive to extend restaurant patio space

marine news flash

The City of White Rock will close one lane of Marine Drive this season to extend patio space for restaurants, which are financially struggling during the pandemic. 

City Council made the decision at a May 10 Council meeting. The Council motion is ...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: May 7, 2021

Regular Council Meeting takes place Mon. May 10 at 7 p.m.

White Rock Council Chambers, 2021 Council Meeting May 10, 2021 at 7 p.m.

A Regular Council Meeting takes place on Mon. May 10, 2021 at 7 p.m.

Click here to view the meeting agenda and watch the livestream at 7 p.m.

The City of White Rock is committed to the health and safety of our community.  In keeping with Health Min...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date:  May 10, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday  

Partial road closure along Martin Street for the purpose of el...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 5, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1526 Finlay Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1526 Finlay Street  

Date:  May 10 - July 9, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday and Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Saturdays 

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 5, 2021

White Rock welcomes local visitors, encourages others to enjoy being close to home

Stay Local. COVID-19 Travel Restrictions from the Province of B.C.

The City of White Rock is welcoming visitors from White Rock and South Surrey, encouraging others to stay close to home in line with the current Provincial travel restrictions.

Restrictions for non-essential travel in B.C. are in place until May 25 to help...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 5, 2021

White Rock welcomes local visitors, encourages others to enjoy being close to home

Stay Local. COVID-19 Travel Restrictions from the Province of B.C.

The City of White Rock is welcoming visitors from White Rock and South Surrey, encouraging others to stay close to home in line with the current Provincial travel restrictions.

Restrictions for non-essential travel in B.C. are in place until May 25 to help...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15881 Roper Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15881 Roper Avenue 

Date:  May 4 - 7, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Roper Avenue for storm main inspections.  Emergenc...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Engineer wins design award for 2019 repair of White Rock Pier

Construction on White Rock Pier

Westmar Advisors has won an award of merit from the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies of B.C. for its design work in repairing the White Rock Pier in 2019.

On Dec. 20, 2018, a powerful storm swept over B.C.’s Lower Mainland. ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Vendor Applications Now Open for Stand-Up Paddleboard and/or Kayak Rental at White Rock Waterfront

paddle board activity at white rock waterfront

The City of White Rock is seeking stand-up paddleboard and/or kayak rental concession vendors in designated areas along the White Rock Waterfront from May 21 to Oct. 31, 2021.

There are three designated Stand-up Paddleboards and/or Kayak Rental concessions...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 3, 2021

White Rock launches notification app during Emergency Preparedness Week

Alertable Emergency Notification App

During the week of May 2 to 8, National Emergency Preparedness Week, the City of White Rock is launching the use of a new app residents and visitors can use to get important notices in real time. The City will use “Alertable,” a mass n...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 30, 2021

Full and Partial Road Closures: 15154 Russell Avenue

Please note that a Full and Partial Road Closures is in effect as follows:

Address: 15154 Russell Avenue  

Date: May 2 - October 24, 2021 (Sundays)

Time: 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM 

Full road closure along  Russell Avenue a...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 30, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1510 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1510 Johnston Road

Date:  May 3, 2021

Time:  8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Partial road closure along Johnston Road and Russell Avenue for repairing monitoring wells. &nbs...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 30, 2021

Partial Road Closure: Johnston Road and Russell Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road and Sidewalk Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Intersection of Johnston Road and Russell Avenue 

Date:  May 4 - 14, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM to 7:00 PM Monday - Friday and 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM Saturd...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 30, 2021

Special Council Meeting takes place Mon. May 3 at 4 p.m.

2021 Special Council Meeting on May3, 2021

A Special Council Meeting has been called to begin at 4 p.m. on Monday, May 3, 2021, pursuant to the Community Charter.

The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the impacts and considerations due to the COVID-19 Pandemic and COVID-19 Proposed Prevention M...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 29, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1122 Vidal Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1122 Vidal Street 

Date:  April 30, 2021 

Time:  7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Partial road closure along Victoria Avenue to install new water service to 112...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 29, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  May 7, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure and sidewalk closure along Johnston Road for the purpose of concrete pours. &am...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 29, 2021

Stage 1 Water Restrictions begin May 1

sprinkler on lawn

Outdoor water restrictions are automatically implemented each year. To support and promote sustainable water practices, outdoor watering restrictions will be in effect from May 1 to October 15.

STAGE 1 RESTRICTIONS | MAY 1

Residential lawn sprinkling is per...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 26, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 13644 North Bluff Road

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 13644 North Bluff Road 

Date: May 13 - 27, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM Monday to Friday  

Periodic partial road closures along North Bluff Road for the pur...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 23, 2021

City of White Rock asks youngest residents to choose park playground equipment

Playground slide - Emerson Park

The City of White Rock is asking the city’s youngest residents to choose new playground equipment for Emerson Park, a small park in southeast White Rock.

Emerson Park is a neighbourhood park on Columbia Avenue at Lee Street. It serves nearby resi...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 23, 2021

Full Road Closure: 15600 block of Semiahmoo Ave.

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15600 block of Semiahmoo Avenue 

Date: April 26 - May 7, 2021 

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Periodic full road closure along Semiahmoo Avenue to in...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 23, 2021

Full Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that a Full Road and Sidewalk closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road   

Date:  May 17-18, 2021 

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Full road and sidewalk closures along Geo...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 23, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14807 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 14807 Marine Drive 

Date: April 26 - May 7, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM to 7:00 PM Monday to Friday and 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Saturdays. 

Periodic partial road closures a...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 23, 2021

Regular Council Meeting takes place Mon. April 26 at 7 p.m.

2021 City Council Meeting on April 26

White Rock City Council meet on Monday, April 26 at 7 p.m. for a Regular Council Meeting.

Click here for the meeting agenda and watch the livestream at 7 p.m.

The City of White Rock is committed to the health and safety of our community.  In keepi...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15445 Vine Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15445 Vine Avenue    

Date: April 21 to 30, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday 

Partial road closure and sidewalk closure along ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Special Council Meeting takes place Wed. April 21 at 5 p.m.

City of White Rock Coat of Arms - Special Counci Meeting on April21, 2021.

A Special Council Meeting has been called to begin at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, April 21, 2021, pursuant to the Community Charter.

The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the impacts and considerations due to the COVID-19 Pandemic and COVID-19 Proposed Preven...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 18, 2021

National Volunteer Week - A Message from Mayor and Council

Mayor-and-Council-2018-2022

April 18 to 24, 2021 marks National Volunteer Week, Celebrating the Value of One, the Power of Many.

Volunteerism is important to our community. It builds a strong sense of belonging for volunteers and provides care for those in need.

Whether you volunteer ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 16, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14825 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 14825 Thrift Avenue 

Date: May - June 30, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM to 7:00 PM Monday to Friday and 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Saturdays. 

Partial road closure along Thrift ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 15, 2021

Partial Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street and adjacent streets

Date:  April 15 -  May 14, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday - Saturdays 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 14, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1157 Kent Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1157 Kent Street

Date:  April 27 - May 11, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Kent Street for the purpose of abandoning the gas service...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 14, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14230 Wheatley Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14230 Wheatley Avenue

Date:  April 26 - April 30, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Wheatley Avenue for the purpose of installing a ne...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 13, 2021

City Hall remains open, many services offered online, as pandemic continues

White Rock City Hall

The City of White Rock remains open by appointment, with essential services continuing and many services offered online, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues.

The City has taken safety measures that include:

  • Employees working from home, when possible, and mee...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 13, 2021

City Hall remains open, many services offered online, as pandemic continues

White Rock City Hall

The City of White Rock remains open by appointment, with essential services continuing and many services offered online, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues.

The City has taken safety measures that include:

  • Employees working from home, when possible, and mee...
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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: April 12, 2021

2021 Sanitary and Storm Sewer Inspection Program

notice of work - sewer maintenance

The City of White Rock will be conducting inspections and maintenance of the Sanitary and Storm Sewer Infrastructure from April 12 to August 1, 2021 between Johnston Road and Stayte Road, south of Buena Vista Avenue and north of Marine Drive.  

Du...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 12, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14947 Buena Vista Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 14947 Buena Vista Avenue 

Date: April 27 - 28, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Buena Vista Avenue to install gas service.  ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 12, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14968 Buena Vista Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 14968 Buena Vista Avenue

Date: November 29, 2021 - December 10, 2021

Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM (Monday to Friday)

Partial road closure along Buena Vista Avenue to install gas se...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 12, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15859 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15859 Thrift Avenue 

Date: April 26 - 27, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Thrift Avenue to install gas service.  Emergency ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 9, 2021

City of White Rock mourns the loss of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock joins countries and people from across the globe in mourning the loss of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, who has passed at the age of 99.

City Hall flags will fly at half-mast and the lights at the White Rock Pier will be lit in re...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 9, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15177 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15177 Thrift Avenue    

Date:  April 12 - 16, 2021 

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Perform a partial road closure at the intersection of...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 9, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15385 Semiahmoo Ave.

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15385 Semiahmoo Avenue 

Date: April 12 - August 31, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Periodic partial road closures along Buena Vista Avenue for the purpose of ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 9, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road   

Date:  April 28, 2021 

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Partial road and sidewalk closures along Johnston Road for t...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 9, 2021

Partial Road Closure: Various Locations

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: Various Locations 

Date: April 12 - July 12, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday and 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Saturdays 

Partial road closures for conduct...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 1, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1456 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1456 Johnston Road 

Date:  April 9-10, 2021

Time: 10:00 PM TO 6:00 AM 

Partial road closure along Johnston Road for underground hydro electrical work...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 31, 2021

Full and Partial Road Closure: 1500 Block Brearley Street

Please note that a Full and Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1500 Block Brearley Street

Date:  April 6 to 16, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM to 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM Saturday

Full road closure on Brearley Str...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 31, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14491 Magdalen Crescent

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14491 Magdalen Crescent 

Date:  March 31, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM  

Partial road closure along Magdalen Crescent to install new services. &...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 31, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1510 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1510 Johnston Road 

Date:  May 3, 2021

Time: 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM  

Partial road closure along Russell Avenue to repair monitoring wells.  Eme...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 31, 2021

Pay Parking Changes to Summer Season Rates on April 1

parking lot with parked cars

Pay parking in White Rock changes to summer season rates at all Waterfront parking locations starting April 1.

The hourly rate for all spaces is $3.75 an hour. A four-hour limit applies to parking from the White Rock Pier to Oxford Street. 

For all...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 30, 2021

City Hall & Facilities Closure and Waste Collection Schedule - Easter

White Rock City Hall Summer Day

City Hall & Facilities Closure

White Rock City Hall (15322 Buena Vista Avenue) and Engineering and Operations (877 Keil Street) will be closed on April 2, 2021 for Good Friday and April 5, 2021 for Easter Monday. We will reopen on Tuesday, April 6.

Recr...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14120 Magdalen Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14120 Magdalen Avenue 

Date:  April 12 - April 23, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Magdalen Avenue for an abandon gas servi...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Partial Road Closure: Various Locations

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: Various Locations 

Date: April 1 -  30, 2021 

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Mann Park Crescent, Sunset Drive, and Mal...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 30, 2021

White Rock Recreation and Culture Spring Classes Paused

female senior sitting on yoga mat stretching - recreation classes cancelled due to COVID-19

In light of the updated public health order in effect March 29 at midnight to April 19, 2021, at midnight, White Rock Recreation and Culture has paused all indoor group fitness, dance, and yoga classes.  

The new Health Orders were issued...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 30, 2021

White Rock Recreation and Culture Spring Classes Paused

female senior sitting on yoga mat stretching - recreation classes cancelled due to COVID-19

In light of the updated public health order in effect March 29 at midnight to April 19, 2021, at midnight, White Rock Recreation and Culture has paused all indoor group fitness, dance, and yoga classes.  

The new Health Orders were issued...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: March 29, 2021

Waste collection changes: March 29 to April 2

gargabe waste recycle on curbside for pick-up

Garbage, recycling and green waste collection has changed for the week of March 30 to April 2 due to the Easter holiday.

The schedule for this week is:

 

Please visit whiterockcity.ca/waste for more information, including a waste collection...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 25, 2021

Full Road Closure: 15523 Victoria Avenue

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 15523 Victoria Avenue 

Date:  March 25, 2021

Time:  8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Full road closure of Victoria Lane to install a new water service.  Emergency vehicles ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 25, 2021

Partial Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street and adjacent streets

Date:  April 1 - 31, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday - Saturdays 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM 

Partial road cl...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 24, 2021

Dogs on White Rock’s Promenade season ends April 1, returns in October

Dog on leash walking on the waterfront Promenade

The City of White Rock reminds people to find alternative locations other than the waterfront walkway between April 1 and Sept. 30 to walk their dogs.

Dogs are not allowed on White Rock’s Promenade from April 1 to Sept. 30. Byla...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 24, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15385 Semiahmoo Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15385 Semiahmoo Avenue  

Date: April 6 - May 7, 2021 

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Semiahmoo Avenue and Dolphin Street for th...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 24, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road   

Date: March 26 - April 2, 2021 

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Partial road closure along North Bluff Road for the purpose ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 22, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15165 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15165 Thrift Avenue

Date:  March 30   - April 1, 2021

Time: 10:00 PM - 6:00 AM 

Partial road closure along Thrift to perform hydro underground electr...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 22, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15700 Block Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15700 Block Marine Drive  

Date: March 23-25, 2021

Time: 7:00 AM - 4:30 PM 

Partial road closure along Marine Drive for the purpose of installing water servi...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 19, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15200 - 15400 Block Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15200-15400 Block Marine Drive 

Date: March 22 - April 17, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday  and 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM on Saturdays&nbs...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 18, 2021

Semiahmoo First Nation, City of White Rock sign three utility service agreements

Semiahmoo First Nation and City of White Rock sign three utility service agreements

The Semiahmoo First Nation and the City of White Rock are pleased to announce that they have signed three utility service agreements, two for water supply and one for sewer services.

The City and the Nation meet regularly as Councils to discuss matters aff...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 18, 2021

Semiahmoo First Nation, City of White Rock sign three utility service agreements

Semiahmoo First Nation and City of White Rock sign three utility service agreements

The Semiahmoo First Nation and the City of White Rock are pleased to announce that they have signed three utility service agreements, two for water supply and one for sewer services.

The City and the Nation meet regularly as Councils to discuss matters aff...

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Semiahmoo First Nation and City of White Rock
Posted on: March 17, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15900 Block North Bluff Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15900 Block of North Bluff Road 

Date: March 22- 26, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday 

Perform a partial road closure along North Bluff ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 16, 2021

New phone numbers for RCMP’s White Rock detachment

White Rock RCMP detachment

The RCMP’s White Rock detachment has changed its key phone numbers starting today (March 16) following a technology upgrade. The 911 emergency number is not affected. 

The new key numbers are:

The White Rock RCMP continues to provide the same profe...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 15, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15377 and 15381 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15377 and 15381 Marine Drive  

Date: March 18-31, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Marine Lane for the purpose of installing gas serv...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 11, 2021

Change Your Clocks, Change Your Batteries

Change Your Clocks, Change Your Batteries

On Sunday, March 14, daylight saving time returns at 2 a.m., so get ready to put your clocks forward.

White Rock Fire Rescue wishes to remind residents of the importance of changing and testing the batteries in smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors wh...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 11, 2021

City of White Rock is planning the 2021 Virtual Canada Day by the Bay

2021 Virtual Canada Day by the Bay

The City of White Rock is planning the 2021 Virtual Canada Day by the Bay and inviting the community to share ideas using an online guestbook.

With the COVID-19 pandemic expected to limit gathering this July 1, the City is working on details for a second o...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 11, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1257 Stayte Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1257 Stayte Road  

Date: December 12, 2020  - April 12, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday  and 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM on Saturdays&a...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 10, 2021

Full Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  March 13, 2021

Time:  9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Full road closure and sidewalk closure along Johnston Road for the purpose of erecting an on site crane. &...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 10, 2021

Spring Recreation in White Rock

2021 Spring Recreation in White Rock

The Spring 2021 Recreation Guide is now available. Click here to view all the available Spring programs from April to JuneYou won't believe all the things you can do!

Due to COVID-19, our programs have been designed to ensure all provin...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 8, 2021

Notice of Work at Cypress Street entrance on Promenade

White Rock Promenade Cyspress Street entrance - Notice of Work

Recent storms at the Waterfront have damaged the shoreline and partially undermined the Promenade south of Cypress Crossing at East Beach.

Emergency repair is scheduled for the week of Monday, March 8, 2021 and is expected to be complete during the week of...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 5, 2021

Poppy-like rose honouring military service will grow in White Rock

Liberty Rose

The Liberty Rose, created by acclaimed rose breeder Brad Jalbert of Langley, B.C. to honour those who have served, will brighten some White Rock streets starting this spring. 

Declining roses on Johnston Road and near White Rock City Hall are bein...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 3, 2021

Full Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  March 6-7, 2021

Time:  9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Full road closure and sidewalk closure along Johnston Road for the purpose of erecting an on site crane. &am...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 26, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14780 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 14780 Marine Drive  

Date: March 8-10, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM 

Partial road closure along Marine Drive for the purpose of installing water services. Em...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 26, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 972 Lee Street

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 972 Lee Street   

Date: March 3 - 5, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Lee Street for the purpose of installing new water con...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 26, 2021

Residents encouraged to share comments on White Rock’s draft Financial Plan

City of White Rock Budget 2021

The City of White Rock invites residents to review the City’s draft financial plan and provide comments as the City prepares for a budget public meeting on March 8.

The City’s proposed 2021-2025 Consolidated Financial Plan will be presented to the City’s F...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 25, 2021

Partial Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street and adjacent streets

Date:  March 1 - 31, 2021 

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday - Saturdays 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM 

Parti...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 25, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15576 Columbia Ave

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15576 Columbia Avenue 

Date: February 26, 2021

Time: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Columbia Avenue for maintenance. Emergency vehicles will h...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 22, 2021

Apply to be a food vendor along the White Rock Promenade

White Rock Promenade with White Rock Museum in background.

The City of White Rock is seeking food and beverage cart vendors to operate in designated areas along the White Rock Promenade from April 1, 2021 to March 31, 2022.

Vendors will use carts only, no motorized vehicles, and will sell food and beverages only, ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 22, 2021

Committee Volunteer Opportunity for the City of White Rock

Committee Volunteers

Volunteering is a great way for residents to get involved, provide input and expertise on important issues and make a positive contribution to our community.  The City is currently accepting applications to fill vacancies on the committee below.

A...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 19, 2021

Full Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  February 28, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Full road closure and sidewalk closure along Johnston Road for the purpose of erecting an on site crane. &...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 19, 2021

Spring Break Camps open for registration

Young boy playing with LEGO

The City of White Rock’s Spring Break Camps Guide is now available, including soccer camps, tennis camps, LEGO camps, and more, offering choices for kids aged 5 to 12 starting on March 15, 2021.

Online registration is open at whiterockcity.ca/regi...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 16, 2021

Survey responses will help shape White Rock’s future economic plan

Person using laptop to fill out survey - have your say!

The City of White Rock is updating its Economic Development Strategic Plan with a new vision, objectives and strategies based on current conditions and long-term trends affecting White Rock’s economic strength. 

The updated Econ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 16, 2021

Survey responses will help shape White Rock’s future economic plan

Person using laptop to fill out survey - have your say!

The City of White Rock is updating its Economic Development Strategic Plan with a new vision, objectives and strategies based on current conditions and long-term trends affecting White Rock’s economic strength. 

The updated Economic Devel...

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Economic Development News
Posted on: February 12, 2021

Full Road Closure: 15381 Marine Drive

Please note that a Full Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15381 Marine Drive 

Date:  February 16-17, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM 

Full road closure along Marine Lane for the purpose of installing a new water ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 12, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15177 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15177 Thrift Avenue    

Date: February 15 -  March 1, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday and Saturday at 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM 

Par...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 12, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 873 Maple Street

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 873 Maple Street 

Date: March 8 - 12, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Maple Street for the purpose of abandoning gas service. Emerge...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 11, 2021

Full Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  February 21, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Full road closure and sidewalk closure along Johnston Road for the purpose of erecting an on site crane. &...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 11, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15510 Oxenham Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15510 Oxenham Avenue 

Date: February 15 - 19, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Oxenham Avenue for the purpose of abandoning gas servi...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 8, 2021

Happy Family Day: Stay Connected

Mother, Father and Child sitting on floor with laptop

Celebrate this Family Day on Monday, Feb. 15, 2021 by staying local, practising physical distancing and connecting virtually this year.

White Rock Connects

The City has a selection of online activities and resources to enjoy while staying safe at home. Enjo...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 5, 2021

Partial Curb Lane Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Curb Lane Closures is in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road    

Date: February 5- August 3, 2021

Time: Monday to Friday, 7:30am to 4:00pm, Saturdays 9:00am to 4:00pm

Temporary loading ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 5, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road    

Date: February 5 - 6,  2021

Time: 10:00 PM - 7:00 AM 

Partial road closure along Johnston Road (on North Bluff Road)...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 4, 2021

Recognizing Black History Month - A Message from White Rock City Council

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock recognizes the important contributions Black Canadians have made to Canada, beginning in the early 1600s with the first arrival of people of African descent. The story and history of Black pioneers is an important part of understand...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 3, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 13987 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 13987 Marine Drive     

Date: February 5, 2021

Time: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Marine Drive for the purpose of sanitary...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 1, 2021

Waterfront Pay Parking Returns Feb. 1

parking lot with parked cars

The City of White Rock’s Waterfront lots, which provided free parking in November, December and January to help local businesses and encourage outdoor activity, return to pay parking starting Monday, Feb. 1.

Waterfront rates during the shoulder season—Feb....

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 29, 2021

Full Road Closure: 15385 Semiahmoo Ave.

Please note that a Full Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15385 Semiahmoo Avenue 

Date: February 1 - 2 , 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Full road closure along Semiahmoo Avenue for the purpose of erecting an on site cra...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 29, 2021

Full Road Closure: 1588 Johnston Road

Please note that Full Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1588 Johnston Road

Date:  February 7, 2021

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Full road closure and sidewalk closure along Johnston Road for the purpose of erecting an on site crane. &a...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 29, 2021

Partial Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closure in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street and adjacent streets

Date:  February 1-12, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday 

Partial road closures along Martin Street and...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 29, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 14373 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 14373 Marine Drive     

Date: January 29, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Marine Drive for the purpose of placing ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 26, 2021

Full Road Closure: 14379 Blackburn Avenue

Please note that a Full Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 14379 Blackburn Avenue

Date: January 26, 2021

Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM 

Full road closure along Blackburn Avenue for the purpose of installing a new water connection at 1...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 25, 2021

White Rock weathers pandemic storm with refined Strategic Priorities

City of White Rock - logo

In response to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the City of White Rock has refined Council’s Strategic Priorities, releasing the City’s top priorities for 2021 to 2022.

The six priorities approved by City Council in December 2020 include the Community, Enviro...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Call for Civic Grant Applications

paint brushes and tools - civic grant applications

The City of White Rock is accepting applications for the 2021 Civic Grants-in-Aid.  

Annually, City Council awards a limited amount of General Grant-in-Aid funds to recipients performing work in the community that either benefits residents of the ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 20, 2021

White Rock is ready for snow, begins brining operations

snow truck clearing snow on roadway

The City of White Rock is ready for below-freezing temperatures and any potential snow falls this winter. The City has a snow and ice control plan in place and has road salt ready to use at the City’s works yard—ordering extra salt, just in case. ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 18, 2021

Full Road Closure: Blackburn Lane

Please note that a Full Road is in effect as follows:

Address: Blackburn Lane from Nichol Road to Bishop Road 

Date: January 19, 2021

Time: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM 

Full road closure along Blackburn Lane from Nichol Road to Bisho...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Marine Drive stabilization construction finishes in January

Marine Drive Retaining Wall Stabilization Project - White Rock Waterfront

Construction to stabilize Marine Drive at White Rock’s Waterfront will be finished at the end of January, weather permitting, with the closed portion of the eastbound lane at “the hump” reopening for traffic.

The City of White Rock is performing retaining ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1257 Stayte Road

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 1257 Stayte Road   

Date: January 14, 2021 - April 12, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Stayte Road for the purpose of concr...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 15177 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15177 Thrift Avenue    

Date: January 14 - 29, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday and Saturday at 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM 

Partial road closur...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 12, 2021

2021 Parking Decals and Pay Parking Update

parking lot with parked cars

2021 Resident Pay Parking Decals and Resident Parking Permits are now available for sale. The 2019 and 2020 decals and permits expired Dec. 31, 2020.

Yellow Resident Pay Parking Decals are for use in any of the City’s pay parking areas—including the Waterf...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 11, 2021

The City of White Rock wants to hear from you

Person using laptop to fill out survey - have your say!

The City of White Rock wants to hear from you. Whether it’s housing needs, transportation issues and opportunities or building heights outside of the Town Centre, your opinion can help shape the future of our city.

Here are some opportunities to provide in...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 7, 2021

Partial Road Closure: 1267 High Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1267 High Street 

Date: January 7 - July 7, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday  and 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM on Saturdays 

Perform a partial roa...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 4, 2021

Have ideas about the future of transportation in White Rock? Tell the City

motorcycle and truck driving down hill towards waterfront - transportation survey

White Rock residents are invited to begin giving input into the City of White Rock’s Integrated Transportation and Infrastructure Master Plan.  

The City is developing the plan to help address the transportation challenges of today and sh...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 29, 2020

Registration for Winter Recreation in White Rock starts Jan. 4

2021 Winter Guide

The Winter 2021 Recreation Guide is now available. Click here to view all the available Winter programs from January to March. You won’t believe all the things you can do!

Our programs have been designed to ensure all provincial health and safety requireme...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 23, 2020

Merry Christmas from White Rock City Council

Council Christmas 2020 22

Holiday Messages from City Council

This holiday season, White Rock City Council is reaching out to the community virtually before the holiday season and is sharing inspiring, positive messages. Watch the videos here.

Helpful Links:

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Additional Info... City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Polar Bear Plunge goes virtual for Jan. 1, 2021

Polar bear plunging into water - Polar Plunge 2021

The annual tradition of jumping into the cold waters of Semiahmoo Bay on New Year’s Day is taking a different turn during the COVID-19 pandemic.  

The annual Polar Bear Plunge, like so many events in 2020, is going virtual instead of in-...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 22, 2020

White Rock is ready for snow, begins brining operations

snow truck clearing snow on roadway

The City of White Rock is ready for below-freezing temperatures and any potential snow falls this winter. The City has a snow and ice control plan in place and has road salt ready to use at the City’s works yard—ordering extra salt, just in case. ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 18, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15340 Pacific Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15340 Pacific Avenue   

Date: December 21, 2020 - January 19, 2021

Time: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Pacific Avenue for the purpos...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 18, 2020

What’s Open and Closed for the Holidays

city-hall-holiday-closure

Here is what’s open and closed at the City of White Rock for the holidays in December 2020 and January 2021.

White Rock City Hall

City Hall, 15322 Buena Vista Ave., will be closed for the holidays from Dec. 25 to Jan. 3, reopening on Jan. 4. City Hall is cl...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 16, 2020

COVID-19 Safe Holiday Events in White Rock

Holiday Events in White Rock

Check out these exciting activities taking place online, or in limited numbers with safe protocols in place, this holiday season.

Download the Holiday Events in White Rock PDF 

Winter Break Skates returns Dec. 21 to 31

The popular Winter Break Skate...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 15, 2020

2021 Council Meeting Schedule

White Rock City Hall

Mark your calendars for the City of White Rock’s 2021 City Council meeting schedule. Regular Council meetings will be held:

  • Jan. 11 and 25
  • Feb. 8 and 22
  • March 8 and 29
  • April 12 and 26
  • May 10 and 31
  • June 14 and 28
  • July 12 and 26
  • Sept. 20
  • Oct. 4 and 25
  • Nov. 8 and 22
  • D...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 14, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1500 Block Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1500 Block of Johnston Road

Date: December 15-16, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Johnston Road between North Bluff Road and Russell ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 10, 2020

City launches ‘Shop the Rock’ to encourage buying local in White Rock

Shop the Rock with shopping bag

As more people are shopping online or having items delivered during the COVID-19 pandemic, White Rock City Council wants to encourage residents and visitors to buy from local businesses and “Shop the Rock.”

According to the White Rock B...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 10, 2020

City launches ‘Shop the Rock’ to encourage buying local in White Rock

Shop the Rock with shopping bag

As more people are shopping online or having items delivered during the COVID-19 pandemic, White Rock City Council wants to encourage residents and visitors to buy from local businesses and “Shop the Rock.”

According to the White Rock BIA, White Rock, the ...

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Economic Development News
Posted on: December 10, 2020

Happy Hanukkah from White Rock City Council

Happy Hanukkah from White Rock City Council

Happy Hanukkah. Warmest wishes from White Rock City Council. Stay safe and healthy this celebration.

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 10, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 13987 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 13987 Marine Drive  

Date: December 17, 2020

Time: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Marine Drive for the purpose of sewer main work. Emergency v...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 10, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 13987 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 13987 Marine Drive  

Date: December 16, 2020

Time: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Marine Drive for the purpose of installing new service conne...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 10, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14230 Wheatley Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 14230 Wheatley Avenue   

Date: December 15, 2020

Time: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Wheatley Avenue for the purpose of installing n...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 10, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14379 Blackburn Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 14379 Blackburn Avenue   

Date: December 14, 2020

Time: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Blackburn Avenue for the purpose of installing...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 10, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14555 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 14555 Marine Drive  

Date: December 10 - 17, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure and sidewalk closures alo...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 9, 2020

Full Road Closure: 1500 Block Johnston Road

Please note that a Full Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 1500 Block of Johnston Road

Date: December 9-10, 2020

Time: 10:00 PM - 6:00 AM 

Full road closure along Johnston Road between North Bluff Road and Russell Avenue for the...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 4, 2020

Partial Road Closure: Johnston Road between Thrift Avenue and Russell Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Johnston Road between Thrift Avenue and Russell Avenue  

Date: December 14 , 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday 

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 4, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14825 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14825 Thrift Avenue 

Date: December 4 - 11, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday  and 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM on Saturdays 

Perform a partial road...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 4, 2020

Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date: December 21, 2020 - April 21, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial
...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 3, 2020

City of White Rock approves policy against racism and anti-racist discrimination

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock has approved a Human Resources policy that publicly acknowledges the existence of racism and commits to taking action to ensure an inclusive, respectful and welcoming environment.

City Council on Nov. 23 approved the Anti-Ra...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 3, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15177 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15177 Thrift Avenue 

Date: December 7 - 31, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday  and 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM on Saturdays 

Perform a partial road...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 3, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15241 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15241 Thrift Avenue 

Date: December 2, 2020 - February 26, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday - Saturdays 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM 

Utilize curb...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 27, 2020

Full Road Closure: 15054 Royal Avenue (Columbia Lane)

Please note that a Full Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15054 Royal Avenue (Columbia Lane)

Date: December 3- 11, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Full road closure along Columbia Lane for the purpose of installing gas service to...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 27, 2020

New ‘Please wear a mask’ signs pop up around White Rock

Stay 2 metres apart and please wear a mask.

The City of White Rock is encouraging people to wear masks in outdoor spaces during the global pandemic when it’s hard to stay two metres apart from others.

The City has posted signs in public places, including in parks, on the White Rock Pier an...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 27, 2020

New ‘Please wear a mask’ signs pop up around White Rock

Stay 2 metres apart and please wear a mask.

The City of White Rock is encouraging people to wear masks in outdoor spaces during the global pandemic when it’s hard to stay two metres apart from others.

The City has posted signs in public places, including in parks, on the White Rock Pier and Waterfro...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: November 27, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 13987 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 13987 Marine Drive  

Date: December 3 - 11, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Marine Drive for the...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 27, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14555 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 14555 Marine Drive  

Date: December 4 - 7, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Marine Drive for the ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 27, 2020

Update for the Marine Drive Stabilization Project

Marine Drive Retaining Wall Stabilization Project - White Rock Waterfront

The City of White Rock’s Marine Drive Stabilization Project is ahead of schedule. 

The project, planned for completion by the end of January 2021, will be substantially finished by mid-December with final road resurfacing in the spring. ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 24, 2020

Committee Volunteer Opportunities for the City of White Rock

Committee Volunteers

Volunteering is a great way for residents to get involved, provide input and expertise on important issues and make a positive contribution to our community.  The City is currently accepting applications on the following committees:

  • Advisory Desig...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 24, 2020

Response from City of White Rock: Sales agents testing water in homes

sink faucet running water

The City of White Rock has received calls from residents who have been approached by sales agents who ask to come into their homes to test their water. The agents give the impression that they're from the City. 

The City conducts ongoing ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 23, 2020

Cancellation of fitness, yoga and dance classes continues until further notice.

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

Following the Provincial public health order issued on Nov. 19, the City of White Rock’s indoor group fitness, yoga and dance classes will remain cancelled until further notice.

The City will send an update to all participants and will a...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 23, 2020

Cancellation of fitness, yoga and dance classes continues until further notice.

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

Following the Provincial public health order issued on Nov. 19, the City of White Rock’s indoor group fitness, yoga and dance classes will remain cancelled until further notice.

The City will send an update to all participants and will a...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: November 23, 2020

The White Rock Museum & Archives presents: The White Rock History Quiz Episode 2

white rock museum news flash

The wait is over! Episode two is now here! The White Rock Museum & Archives is proud to present the second episode of a series of video quizzes being developed.

The second White Rock History Quiz can be found on YouTube.

White Rock Museum & Archives...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 19, 2020

Full and Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Full and Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date:  September 30 - December 31, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

F...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 19, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1456 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 1456 Johnston Road

Date: November 18, 2020 - May 12, 2021

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday , 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM Saturdays 

Utilize adjacent curb lane parking ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 19, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14825 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 14825 Thrift Avenue 

Date: November 20 - 26, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure and sidewalk closures alo...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 17, 2020

November 17 Wind Impacts in White Rock

Wind impacts in White Rock - Nov. 17, 2020

The City of White Rock is keeping an eye on extreme windy conditions today. Environment Canada has issued a wind warning, with possible gusts of up to 90 kilometres an hour.

Currently closed:

  • Ravine trails
  • All public washrooms without power

Please use caution...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 13987 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 13987 Marine Drive 

Date: November 25, 2020

Time: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Partial road closure on Marine Drive for the purpose of replacing a hydro pole. Emergency vehicles...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 13987 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 13987 Marine Drive    

Date: November 13, 2020

Time: 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Partial road closure on Marine Drive for the purpose of conducting sewer work near ab...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15520 Columbia Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15520 Columbia Avenue

Date: November 24, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure on Columbia Avenue for the purpose of conducting tree pruning. Emergency vehicles wi...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 905 Habgood Street

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 905 Habgood Street  

Date: November 24, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure on Columbia Avenue for the purpose of conducting tree pruning near above add...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 12, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 13616 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 13616 Marine Drive    

Date: November 13, 2020

Time: 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Partial road closure on Marine Drive for the purpose of conducting sewer work near abo...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 12, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 13987 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 13987 Marine Drive    

Date: November 12, 2020

Time: 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Partial road closure on Marine Drive for the purpose of conducting sewer work near abo...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 12, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14524 Magdalen Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 14524 Magdalen Avenue     

Date: November 13, 2020

Time: 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Partial road closure on Magdalen Avenue for the purpose of conducting sew...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 10, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14478 Sunset Drive

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 14478 Sunset Drive  

Date: November 10-20, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM 

Partial road closure on Sunset Drive for the purpose of installing a gas main extens...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 9, 2020

City of White Rock launches housing survey aimed at future housing needs

Housing Needs Survey

The City of White Rock is asking all current and potential residents to complete a brief housing survey to help the City better understand housing needs.  

The City is preparing a Housing Needs Report that will go to Council in the summer or fall ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 7, 2020

White Rock indoor fitness and sports activities affected by new Provincial Health Orders

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

The City of White Rock is responding to Provincial health orders issued today for the Fraser Health and Vancouver Coastal Health regions by cancelling all group fitness classes and sports competitions at all indoor City recreation facilities until Nov. 23...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 7, 2020

White Rock indoor fitness and sports activities affected by new Provincial Health Orders

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

The City of White Rock is responding to Provincial health orders issued today for the Fraser Health and Vancouver Coastal Health regions by cancelling all group fitness classes and sports competitions at all indoor City recreation facilities until Nov. 23...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: November 6, 2020

Full Road Closure: 1480 Vidal Street

Please note that a Full Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 1480 Vidal Street  

Date: November 10, 2020

Time: 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM 

Full road closure on Vidal Street for the purpose of conducting sewer work. Emergency vehic...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 5, 2020

White Rock RCMP Clothing Drive a Drive-Through Event

clothes drive donation

White Rock Community Policing and White Rock RCMP are hosting this year’s Annual Children's Clothing Drive at the White Rock RCMP Detachment on Saturday, Nov. 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

This year’s event is going to be drive-thro...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 4, 2020

City of White Rock welcomes $3.8 million in funding for COVID-19 restart

City of White Rock waterfront and the White Rock

The City of White Rock will receive a grant of $3.769 million under the Provincial government’s COVID-19 Safe Restart Grant for Local Governments.

The City received a letter yesterday from the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing. The Province is prov...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 4, 2020

City of White Rock welcomes $3.8 million in funding for COVID-19 restart

City of White Rock waterfront and the White Rock

The City of White Rock will receive a grant of $3.769 million under the Provincial government’s COVID-19 Safe Restart Grant for Local Governments.

The City received a letter yesterday from the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing. The Province is prov...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: October 30, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 13616 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 13616 Marine Drive  

Date: October 30, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM 

Partial road closure on Marine Drive for the purpose of conducting sewer work. Emergency...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 30, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1480 Vidal Street

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 1480 Vidal Street  

Date: October 30, 2020

Time: 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM 

Partial road closure on Vidal Street for the purpose of conducting sewer work. Emergency ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 30, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15523 Victoria Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15523 Victoria Avenue   

Date: October 30, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM 

Partial road closure on Victoria Avenue for the purpose of conducting sewer...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 30, 2020

Water Main Flushing Program

water main flushing in White Rock

The City of White Rock’s annual Water Main Flushing Program takes place from Wednesday, Oct. 28 through to Friday, Dec. 11. Water main flushing is a common process to maintain the City's water quality and increase the capacity of the wa...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 27, 2020

Park for free at White Rock’s Waterfront from Nov. 1 to Jan. 31

Free Parking at the White Rock Waterfront Nov. 1 - Jan. 31

The City of White Rock invites people to visit the Waterfront for  breathtaking sunsets, fabulous restaurants and a variety of shops—all while parking for free.

Free parking is available at the Waterfront, seven days a week, with a limit...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 27, 2020

Stay Safe this Halloween

Boy and girl carving pumpkins for Halloween

Stay safe this Halloween. Follow the City of White Rock rules for fireworks, the  COVID-19 safety tips from the BC Centre for Disease Control and safety tips for drivers, pedestrians and homeowners from White Rock Fire Rescue.

Fireworks in White R...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 23, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14479 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14479 Marnie Drive  

Date: October 28 - 29, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM to 7:00 PM 

Perform partial road closures for the purpose of placing equipment on the street to...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 23, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15177 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15177 Thrift Avenue 

Date: October 26 - November 6, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday  and 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM on Saturdays 

Perform a part...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 23, 2020

Remembrance Day in White Rock goes virtual on Nov. 11

2020 Remembrance Day

The traditional Remembrance Day ceremony that takes place at the Cenotaph at White Rock’s City Hall is going virtual this year due to COVID-19.

The City is working with the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 8, to record a ceremony, complete with the traditiona...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 22, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14524 Magdalen Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 14524 Magdalen Avenue 

Date: October 26, 2020

Time: 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM 

Partial road closure on Magdalen  Avenue for the purpose of conducting sewer ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 22, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15859 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road is in effect as follows:

Address: 15859 Thrift Avenue 

Date: October 22, 23 and 26, 2020

Time: 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM 

Partial road closure along Thrift Avenue for the purpose of conducting sewer ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 20, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1335 Stayte Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1335 Stayte Road

Date: October 20-27, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM Monday to Friday

Partial road closure along Stayte Road for the purpose of pavement restoration. Emergency ve...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 20, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14098 NorthBluff Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14098 North Bluff Road

Date: October 20-27, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM Monday to Friday

Partial road closure along North Bluff Road for the purpose of pavement restoration. E...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 20, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15767 Roper Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15767 Roper Avenue

Date: October 20-27, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM Monday to Friday

Partial road closure along Roper Avenue for the purpose of pavement restoration. Emergency...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 19, 2020

City of White Rock thanks small businesses during Small Business Week

City of White Rock waterfront and the White Rock

The City of White Rock is thanking small businesses during Small Business Week from Oct. 19 to 23 for the critical role they play in serving the White Rock community.

White Rock has more than 300 small businesses, in addition to home-based businesses. Eac...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 19, 2020

City of White Rock thanks small businesses during Small Business Week

City of White Rock waterfront and the White Rock

The City of White Rock is thanking small businesses during Small Business Week from Oct. 19 to 23 for the critical role they play in serving the White Rock community.

White Rock has more than 300 small businesses, in addition to home-based businesses. Each...

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Economic Development News
Posted on: October 19, 2020

Outdoor table tennis a partnership with the City and Kent Street seniors

Councillor Johanson and members of Kent Street Activity Centre holding table tennis paddle boards

The City of White Rock, the Kent Street Seniors Society and the Kent Street Table Tennis Activity Group have partnered to offer outdoor table tennis outside of the Kent Street Activity Centre.

On Sept. 28, 2020, White Rock City Council approved the constru...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Full Road Closure: 1500 Block Johnston Road

Please note that Full Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1500 Block Johnston Road  

Date:  October 17, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00  PM

Full road closure of the 1500 Block of Johnston Road betwe...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Traffic Disruption at Thrift Avenue and Johnston Road

orange construction work sign and flag

The City of White Rock is aware of the traffic disruption caused by construction at Thrift Avenue and Johnston Road.

The City is working with the developer to ensure that line-painting on the road takes place as soon as possible to help reduce confusion. T...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 8, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14022 North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 14022 North Bluff Road 

Date: October 13 - 20, 2020 

Time: Monday to Friday - 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM; Saturday 9:00AM to 7:00PM

Perform partial road closures along Nichol Ro...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 8, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15200-15500 Block North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 15200 - 15500 North Bluff Road 

Date: October 19- October 30, 2020 

Time: Monday to Friday - 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM; Saturday 9:00AM to 7:00PM

Change the traffic pattern alo...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 8, 2020

Partial Road Closure: Intersection of Johnston Rd. and Russell Ave.

Please note that a Partial Road and Sidewalk Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Johnston Road and Russell Avenue 

Date: October 12 - December 31, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday - Saturdays 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM 

P...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 7, 2020

Fire Prevention Week – Oct. 4 – 10, 2020

Fire Prevention Week Banner in-front of White Rock Fire Rescue

This year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Serve Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen!” works to educate everyone about simple but important actions they can take to keep themselves and those around them safe.  According to the Office of the Fire Commi...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 7, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14825 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road and Sidewalk Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14825 Thrift Avenue 

Date: October 13 - November 19, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday - Saturdays 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM 

Partial road a...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 5, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15470 Oxenham Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15470 Oxenham Avenue

Date: October 7-14, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM Monday to Friday

Partial road closure along Oxenham Avenue for the purpose of installing a new gas service...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 2, 2020

Businesses, parking lots open during City of White Rock construction on Marine Drive

City of White Rock Construction Sign

The City of White Rock will begin work to stabilize Marine Drive retaining walls at “the hump” starting Oct. 5, with businesses and parking lots remaining open during the construction.

A City report from July 27, 2020, states that the r...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 28, 2020

Full Road Closure: 1371 Lee Street

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1371 Lee Street 

Date: September 28, 2020

Time: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM 

Full road closure on Lee Street for the purpose of installing a new water connection at 1371 L...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 28, 2020

Partial & Full Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Full & Partial Road, Sidewalk & Curb Lane Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street and adjacent streets

Date:  September 30  - October 30, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 25, 2020

Full Road Closure: 1300 Block Oxford Street

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1300 Block Oxford Street 

Date: September 25 - October 9, 2020

Time: Monday to Friday  7:30 AM to 7:00 PM, Saturday 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM.

Perform full road closure...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 25, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15241 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15241 Thrift Avenue 

Date: September 26 - November 6, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday - Saturdays 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM 

Partial road closure along...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 24, 2020

City of White Rock’s first Economic Development Officer starts Sept. 28

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock has hired its first Economic Development Officer. Carolyn Latzen will lead the refresh of the City’s Economic Development Strategic Plan and develop strategies to support local businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Latze...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 24, 2020

City of White Rock’s first Economic Development Officer starts Sept. 28

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock has hired its first Economic Development Officer. Carolyn Latzen will lead the refresh of the City’s Economic Development Strategic Plan and develop strategies to support local businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Latze...

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Economic Development News
Posted on: September 22, 2020

Full Road Closure: 15894 Roper Avenue

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15894 Roper Avenue

Date: September 22, 2020

Time: 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM 

Perform full road closures on Roper Avenue for the purpose of installing a new water service. Emerge...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 21, 2020

Full Eastbound Lane & South Sidewalk Closure on Marine Drive (Johnston Rd to Cypress St)

Address: East bound lane and south sidewalk of Marine Drive between Johnston Road and Cypress Street

Date: October 1, 2020 to January 2021

Time: Monday to Friday 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM, Saturday 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

The City is performing retaining wall stabilizatio...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 18, 2020

The Fall 2020 Recreation Guide is now available online and registration starts Sept. 22

Fall Recreation Guide 2020

The City of White Rock’s Fall Recreation Guide is now available online, offering modified programs for people of all ages, including sports, dance, music, health, fitness, ice skating and more.

Online registration starts on Tues. Sept. 22 at 8:30...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Dogs on leashes allowed on White Rock’s Promenade from October to March

Man walking a dog on a leash along the White Rock promenade

The City of White Rock will allow dogs on two-metre leashes on White Rock’s Promenade between Oct. 1 and March 31.

On Sept. 14, City Council voted to continue the bylaw approved in 2019 for the pilot project. The trial took place from Oct. 1, 201...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1544 Fir Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1544 Fir Street 

Date: September 21 - 24, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM to 7:00 PM 

Perform curb lane road closures and sidewalk closures adjacent to site for the purpos...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15611 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15611 Thrift Avenue 

Date: September 21 - 25, 2020

Time: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM 

Perform partial road closures along Victoria Avenue for the purpose of blot repla...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 8, 2020

Video of White Rock’s Strategic Priorities discussion available online

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock held Governance and Legislation Committee meetings on Sept. 3 and 4 to begin the process of updating Council’s 2018-2022 Strategic Priorities to ensure they meet the future needs of the community.

The recorded discussion is...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 4, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15683 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15683 Thrift Avenue 

Date: September 8, 2020

Time: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM 

Perform partial road closures Along Thrift Avenue for the purpose of replacing a power ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 2, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14022 North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 14022 North Bluff Road 

Date: September 7 to 18, 2020 

Time: Monday to Friday - 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM; Saturday 9:00AM to 7:00PM

Perform partial road closures along North B...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 1, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15141 Russell Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15141 Russell Avenue

Date:  September 1-4, 2020

Time: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along Russell Avenue for the purpose of removal a...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 1, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15576 Columbia Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15576 Columbia Avenue

Date: August 28 to September 15, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure along Columbia Avenue for the purpose of installing a gas service. Emer...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 1, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15894 Roper Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15894 Roper Avenue

Date:  September 2 to October 2, 2020

Time: Monday to Friday, 7:30am to 7:00pm, Saturdays 9:00am to 7:00pm

Partial road clo...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 31, 2020

City of White Rock 2019 Annual Report available for review

2019 Annual Report

The City of White Rock’s 2019 Annual Report is available for public review, giving the public 14 days to provide submissions and comments or ask questions in time for the City Council meeting on Sept. 14.

Under B.C.’s Community Charter,...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 31, 2020

Full Road Closure: 1500 Block of Oxford Street

Please note that Full Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1500 Block Oxford Street 

Date:  September 1, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00  PM

Full road closure of the 1500 Block of Oxford Street for t...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 31, 2020

Partial & Full Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Full & Partial Road, Sidewalk & Curb Lane Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street and adjacent streets

Date:  September 14 - 23, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 31, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14088 North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14088 North Bluff Road

Date:  August 31 to September 3, 2020

Time: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial curb, road and sidewalk closure along North Bluff...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 31, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15177 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15177 Thrift Avenue 

Date: August 29 - November 1, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday  and 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM on Saturdays 

Utilize the cur...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 28, 2020

Partial & Full Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Full & Partial Road, Sidewalk & Curb Lane Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street and adjacent streets

Date:  August 31-September 30, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Mo...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 28, 2020

Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date:  September 1 - 31, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial
road closur...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 25, 2020

Full Road Closure: 1100 Block of Martin Street

Please note that Full Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1100 Block of Martin Street 

Date: August 28, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 3:30  PM

Full road closure of the 1100 Block of Martin Street between Royal ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 25, 2020

Full Road Closure: 1500 Block Johnston Road

Please note that Full Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1500 Block Johnston Road

Date: August 29, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Full road closure of the 1500 Block of Johnston Road between North Bluff Road and Russell ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 25, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14022 North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 14022 North Bluff Road 

Date: August 31 - September 4, 2020 

Time: Monday to Friday - 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Perform partial road closures along Coldicutt Lane and Nichol Ro...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 25, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15033 Buena Vista Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15033 Buena Vista Avenue

Date: August 31 - September 4, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure and sidewalk closure along Buena Vista Avenue for the purpose of repla...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 25, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15928 North Bluff Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15928 North Bluff Road

Date: September 3, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along North Bluff Road for the purpose of concrete sidewalk repair. Emergency vehicl...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 25, 2020

Sea creatures remind White Rock visitors to stay 2 metres apart

Blue heron sign at White Rock Waterfront reminding visitors to stay 2 metres apart.

Pacific harbour seals, blue herons and sea stars (starfish) are featured on signage that reminds visitors to stay two metres apart from others while enjoying the natural beauty of White Rock’s Waterfront.

The two-metre signs are among those remin...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 25, 2020

Sea creatures remind White Rock visitors to stay 2 metres apart

Blue heron sign at White Rock Waterfront reminding visitors to stay 2 metres apart.

Pacific harbour seals, blue herons and sea stars (starfish) are featured on signage that reminds visitors to stay two metres apart from others while enjoying the natural beauty of White Rock’s Waterfront.

The two-metre signs are among those remin...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: August 25, 2020

The White Rock Museum & Archives presents: The White Rock History Quiz

white rock museum news flash

August 19, 2020 – White Rock, BC: The White Rock Museum & Archives is proud to present to the community and beyond the first of a series of video quizzes that are in development. The first White Rock History Quiz can be found on YouTube at: ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 24, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1510 Johnston Raod

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1510 Johnston Road

Date: August 24, 2020

Time: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Partial road closures along Russell Avenue to facilitate well monitoring. Emergency vehicles will have...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 24, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15241 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15241 Thrift Avenue 

Date: August 24 - September 25, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday - Saturdays 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM 

Partial road closure along ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 20, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15928 North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 15928 North Bluff Road 

Date: August 20, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Perform partial road closures along North Bluff Road for the purpose of sidewalk concrete repairs...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 17, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1300 Block Stayte Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1300 Block Stayte Road

Date: August 17, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure will occur along Stayte Road between Thrift Avenue and Roper Avenue for the purpose of...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 13, 2020

Partial & Full Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Full & Partial Road, Sidewalk & Curb Lane Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street and adjacent streets

Date:  August 15-29, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Fr...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 13, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14022 North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 14022 North Bluff Road 

Date: August 17-28, 2020 

Time: Monday to Friday -7:30 AM - 7:00 PM, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Perform partial road closures along North Bluff...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 13, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14825 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14825 Thrift Avenue

Date: August 15, 2020

Time: 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Partial road closure on Thrift Avenue to facilitate demobilization of on-site crane. Emergency vehic...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 12, 2020

Full Road Closure: 15729 Cliff Avenue

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15729 Cliff Avenue

Date:  August 12, 2020

Time: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM 

Full road closure on Cliff Avenue for the purpose of installing a new water connectio...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 5, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15241 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15241 Thrift Avenue 

Date: August 5 - December 5, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday - Saturdays 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM 

Partial road closure along the...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 4, 2020

Fall Recreation in White Rock

2020 Fall Recreation Guide

The Fall 2020 Recreation Guide is now available. Click here to view all the available Fall programs from August to OctoberYou won’t believe all the things you can do!

Due to COVID-19, all classes will take place outside with physical d...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 31, 2020

Full Road Closure: 14088 North Bluff Road (Coldicutt Lane)

Please note that Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14088 North Bluff Road (Coldicutt Lane) 

Date:  August 5-6, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Full
road closure along Coldicutt Lane for the purpose ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 31, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15177 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15177 Thrift Avenue 

Date: August 10, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Johnston Road for the purpose of placing a crane on the street. Emergency...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 31, 2020

Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date:  August 1-14, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial
road closures, s...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 31, 2020

Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Raod Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date:  August 1-31, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial
road closures an...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 31, 2020

White Rock revisits Strategic Priorities to meet community needs after COVID-19

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock will revisit Council’s Strategic Priorities to ensure the future needs of the community are met during and after the COVID-19 global pandemic.

City Council voted July 27 to host workshops in September 2020 to make any neede...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 28, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14022 North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 14022 North Bluff Road 

Date: July 28 - 31, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00PM

Perform partial road closures along Coldicutt Lane and Nichol Road for the purpose of altering ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 28, 2020

Scheduled appointments available at City Hall

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White Rock City Hall has reopened for scheduled appointments, with safety and cleaning measures in place to protect employees and visitors from the spread of COVID-19.

City Hall was closed to the public starting in March 2020 to keep employees and visitors...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 28, 2020

Scheduled appointments available at City Hall

city-hall-appointment-only

White Rock City Hall has reopened for scheduled appointments, with safety and cleaning measures in place to protect employees and visitors from the spread of COVID-19.

City Hall was closed to the public starting in March 2020 to keep employees and visitors...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: July 24, 2020

Full Road Closure: 1371 Blackwood Street (lane)

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1371 Blackwood Street (lane) 

Date: August 4-7, 2020

Time:  Monday to Friday 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM and Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM 

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 24, 2020

Full Road Closure: 1371 Blackwood Street (lane)

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1371 Blackwood Street (lane) 

Date:  July 29 - 31, 2020

Time:  Monday to Friday 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM and Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM 

Ful...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 24, 2020

Full Road Closure: 14478 Sunset Drive

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14478 Sunset Drive 

Date:  July 24, 2020

Time: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM 

Full
road closure on Sunset Drive for the purpose of installing a new water ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 24, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15252 Columbia Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15252 Columbia  

Date: July 24 - 29, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure will occur along Columbia Avenue for the purpose of installing gas service. Emer...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 23, 2020

Full Road Closure: Johnston Road and Russell Avenue

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Johnston Road and Russell Avenue 

Date:  July  25, 2020

Time: 4:00 AM - 7:00 AM 

Full road closure along Johnston Road northbound and ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: July 21, 2020

Let's Celebrate Pride Week

pride flag

The City of White Rock encourages the community to celebrate Pride Week with the White Rock Pride Society.

The Pride flag will be flown at City Hall starting July 24 and a rainbow of lights will be displayed on the White Rock Pier from July 19 to 25.

Visit ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 19, 2020

Tonight’s public hearing regarding a cannabis store proposal is cancelled

public meeting cancelled

MEDIA RELEASE

Tonight’s public hearing regarding a cannabis store proposal is cancelled 

WHITE ROCK, B.C.—July 20, 2020— The public hearing regarding an application for a temporary use permit to operate a cannabis stor...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 14, 2020

Waterfront food carts return to White Rock beach with safety measures in place

White Rock Promenade

The City of White Rock is carefully and gradually reopening its Waterfront to residents and visitors, with five food cart vendors approved to begin selling food and drinks at the Waterfront starting July 15.

City Council approved the carts after confirming...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 13, 2020

City of White Rock announces new Deputy Fire Chief

White Rock Fire Rescue

The City of White Rock has announced that Acting Deputy Fire Chief Ken Molland is the successful candidate for the full-time position of Deputy Fire Chief with White Rock Fire Rescue.

Deputy Chief Molland has more than 30 years of experience in fire protec...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 30, 2020

Full Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date:  July 6, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Full
road closure along Foster Street south of Russell Avenue for the purpose...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 30, 2020

Partial Road Closure Extension: 14022 North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 14022 North Bluff Road 

Date: July 10 - 24, 2020 

Time: Monday to Friday -7:30 AM - 7:00 PM, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 30, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15000 - 15100 Block Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15000 -15100 Block Marine Drive 

Date: July 2 - 3, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure will occur along Marine Drive for the purpose of re-marking the cr...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 30, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15565 Victoria Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15565 Victoria Avenue 

Date: July 6 - 10, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure will occur along Victoria Avenue for the purpose of installing gas service ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 29, 2020

City of White Rock seeking local artists for decorative street banners

Street banners against sunny blue sky.

The City of White Rock invites artists from the Peninsula and Semiahmoo First Nation to submit designs for the 2020/2021 street banners program with the theme My City by the Sea.” 

With over 150 banners, the exhibit aims to en...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 26, 2020

Get ready for White Rock’s Virtual Canada Day by the Bay, July 1

Virtual Canada Day by the Bay 2020

It’s time to get ready for White Rock’s Virtual Canada Day by the Bay celebration now with community activities and ways to livestream the event on July 1.

Visit the City of White Rock’s website to access activity kits for all...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 26, 2020

Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date:  July 2 - 31, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Saturdays 

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 26, 2020

Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date:  June 30, 2020

Time: 6:30 AM - 8:00 PM 

Partial
road closures along Martin Street and Foster Street for ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 25, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15565 Victoria Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15565 Victoria Avenue 

Date: June 25, 2020

Time: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Partial road closure will occur along Victoria Avenue for the purpose of installing new water servic...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 23, 2020

Outdoor Fitness and Summer Camps available for Registration

Summer 2020 Recreation Guide - Kid eating watermelon, senior woman playing tennis

The City of White Rock Recreation and Culture is offering outdoor recreation opportunities with modifications to accommodate the need for physical distancing and other measures to ensure community safety this summer. A variety of children’s outd...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 23, 2020

Partial Road Closures and Sidewalk Closures: 15683 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closures and Sidewalk Closures is in effect as follows:

Address: 15683 Thrift Avenue

Date: June 23 - July 10, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Saturday

Partial road closures and sidewalk...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 22, 2020

Partial Road Closure: Victoria Avenue and Victoria Lane at Cypress Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Victoria Avenue and Victoria Lane at Cypress Street 

Date: June 22 - July 17, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure will occur along Victoria Avenue at Cyp...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 19, 2020

Full Road Closure: 1371 Blackwood Street (Blackwood Lane)

Please note that Full Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1371 Blackwood Street (Blackwood Lane) 

Date: June 29 - July 3, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM (Monday to Friday) and 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM (Saturda...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 19, 2020

Partial and Full Road Closures: 1500 Block Brearley Street

Please note that Partial and Full Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1500 Block Brearley Street 

Date:  June 23 -  July 17, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays 9:00 AM -...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 19, 2020

Partial and Full Road Closures: 1500 Block Brearley Street

Please note that Partial and Full Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1500 Block Brearley Street 

Date:  June 23 -  July 17, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays 9:00 AM -...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 19, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14780 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14780 Marine Drive 

Date: June 24, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure will occur along Marine Drive for the purpose of sewer works. Emergency vehicles w...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 19, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15241 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15241 Thrift Avenue 

Date: June 29, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Thrift Avenue for the purpose of de-mobilizing an on-site crane ....

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 19, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15241 Thrift Avenue (Johnston Lane)

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15241 Thrift Avenue 

Date: June 22 - 26, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure along Johnston Lane for the purpose of installing gas service. Eme...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 19, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15859 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15859 Thrift Avenue 

Date: June 23 - 30, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure will occur along Thrift Avenue for the purpose of installing gas service. Em...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 19, 2020

Partial Road Closure: Various Locations

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Various Locations

  • 14786 Thrift Avenue 
  • 1187 Martin Street 
  • 1152 Martin Street 
  • 15508 Royal Avenue 
  • 14089 North Bluff Road 
  • 14859 Roper...
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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 17, 2020

City reopens White Rock Pier on June 17, then all Waterfront parking lots

White Rock Pier reopening after COVID-19.

The City of White Rock is reopening the White Rock Pier the morning of June 17 after a nearly three-month closure in response to the COVID-19 crisis.

The City closed the Pier, a popular seaside attraction, in March to help flatten the curve in the growing ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 17, 2020

City reopens White Rock Pier on June 17, then all Waterfront parking lots

White Rock Pier reopening after COVID-19.

The City of White Rock is reopening the White Rock Pier the morning of June 17 after a nearly three-month closure in response to the COVID-19 crisis.

The City closed the Pier, a popular seaside attraction, in March to help flatten the curve in the growing ...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: June 17, 2020

Partial Road Closures: 14151 Coldicutt Avenue (Coldicutt Lane)

Please note that Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14151 Coldicutt Avenue

Date:  June 17, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial
road closure along Coldicutt Lane for the purpose of installing a new wat...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 17, 2020

Semiahmoo First Nation and the City of White Rock Celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day

National Indigenous Peoples Day - June 21

The Semiahmoo First Nation and City of White Rock, which is recognized as being located on the traditional unceded territory of the Nation, are joining to celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day. Held annually on June 21, National Indigenous Peoples Day...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 17, 2020

Semiahmoo First Nation and the City of White Rock Celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day

National Indigenous Peoples Day - June 21

The Semiahmoo First Nation and City of White Rock, which is recognized as being located on the traditional unceded territory of the Nation, are joining to celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day. Held annually on June 21, National Indigenous Peoples Day...

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Semiahmoo First Nation and City of White Rock
Posted on: June 16, 2020

Full Road Closure: 1372 Lee Street

Please note that Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1372 Lee Street

Date:  June 16, 2020

Time: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Full
road closure along Lee Street for the purpose of installing storm and sanitary connecti...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 16, 2020

Partial Road Closures: 14151 Coldicutt Avenue (Bishop Road)

Please note that Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14151 Coldicutt Avenue

Date:  June 16, 2020

Time: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial
road closure along Bishop Road for the purpose of installing storm and san...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 15, 2020

June 12 South Surrey and White Rock Chamber Town Hall on Diversity and Inclusion

COVID-19 Virtual Town Hall

White Rock Mayor Darryl Walker and Councillor Scott Kristjanson were featured in a special South Surrey and White Rock Chamber of Commerce virtual Town Hall focused on diversity and inclusion. The session included guest speakers who have experienced discr...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 12, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14700 Block Marine Drive, 14700 Block Marine Lane, 1100 Block Oxford Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14700 Block Marine Drive, 14700 Block Marine Lane, 1100 Block Oxford Street 

Date: June 12 - July 24, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday   &nb...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 12, 2020

Partial Road Closures and Sidewalk Closures: 15177 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closures and Sidewalk Closures is in effect as follows:

Address: 15177 Thrift Avenue

Date: June 15 - October 9, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Saturday

Intermittent partial road closur...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 11, 2020

City of White Rock reopening some outdoor facilities and summer camps

Lacrosse facility at Centennial Park in White Rock, B.C.

The City of White Rock is taking a phased-in approach to reopening outdoor facilities. With the direction of sport associations, and with physical distancing and community safety guidelines, City facilities are opening as follows:

  • Taylor outdoor lacrosse b...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 11, 2020

City of White Rock reopening some outdoor facilities and summer camps

Lacrosse facility at Centennial Park in White Rock, B.C.

The City of White Rock is taking a phased-in approach to reopening outdoor facilities. With the direction of sport associations, and with physical distancing and community safety guidelines, City facilities are opening as follows:

  • Taylor outdoor lacrosse b...
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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: June 10, 2020

Regional coordination of re-opening dates

City of White Rock - logo

Each municipality in Metro Vancouver is working diligently in re-opening parks, recreation, cultural and library services to our residents and patrons. We have learned a great deal with COVID-19. One lesson is to support each other by coordinating municip...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 10, 2020

The Washboard Union will headline White Rock’s Virtual Canada Day by the Bay

Virtual Canada Day by the Bay 2020

The City of White Rock is excited to announce that country music favourite The Washboard Union will headline the Virtual Canada Day by the Bay celebration on July 1.

With its signature three-part harmony, The Washboard Union has become one of Canada&rs...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 9, 2020

City of White Rock will add picnic tables to expand outdoor dining

Memorial Park Plaza at the waterfront in White Rock, B.C.

The City of White Rock, with help from the White Rock BIA, is adding outdoor picnic tables in three popular public locations to help expand seating capacity for outdoor dining and public use.

City Council voted June 8 to buy picnic tables and place them in...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 9, 2020

City of White Rock will add picnic tables to expand outdoor dining

Memorial Park Plaza at the waterfront in White Rock, B.C.

The City of White Rock, with help from the White Rock BIA, is adding outdoor picnic tables in three popular public locations to help expand seating capacity for outdoor dining and public use.

City Council voted June 8 to buy picnic tables and place them in...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: June 9, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1321 Johnston Road (Johnston Road Northwest of Roper Avenue)

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1321 Johnston Road (Johnston Road Northwest of Roper Avenue)

Date: June 11, 2020 

Time: 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM 

Partial road closure will occur along Johnston Roa...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 5, 2020

Property Taxes Are Due July 2, 2020

Streetview of Houses in White Rock, BC - 2020 Property Tax

The 2020 due date for property taxes is July 2, 2020. In order to provide financial relief to our residents, the last day for payment with no penalty is September 30, 2020. This change in penalty date will allow a 90-day extension to pay taxes wi...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 3, 2020

City responds to growing parking needs during White Rock’s restart

East beach at White Rock with ocean waterfront.

The City of White Rock continues to modify its Waterfront parking to meet the needs of residents and visitors as businesses reopen or expand their services in Phase Two of BC’s Restart Plan.

On May 29, the City reopened the Waterfront Promenade a...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 3, 2020

City responds to growing parking needs during White Rock’s restart

East beach at White Rock with ocean waterfront.

The City of White Rock continues to modify its Waterfront parking to meet the needs of residents and visitors as businesses reopen or expand their services in Phase Two of BC’s Restart Plan.

On May 29, the City reopened the Waterfront Promenade a...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: June 3, 2020

Ludic, Mr. O Canada, part of the Canada Day celebration in White Rock

Virtual Canada Day by the Bay 2020

The City of White Rock is hosting a Virtual Canada Day by the Bay celebration on July 1 between 7 and 9 p.m., featuring an O Canada sing-along, an online marketplace, and two hours of entertainment that include comedy, music, trivia and prizes.

Tune in jus...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 2, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15070 Prospect Avenue and 15010 Roper Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15070 Prospect Avenue and 15010 Roper Avenue

Date: June 2-3, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Partial road closure along Russell Avenue for the purpose of catch ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 1, 2020

Full and Partial Road Closures: 1500 Block Brearley Street and North Bluff Road

Please note that Full and Partial Raod Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1500 Block of Brearley Street and North Bluff Road

Date:  June 1 - July 3, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday,...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 1, 2020

Partial and Full Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial and Full Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date:  June 1 -  July 31, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

P...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 1, 2020

Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Raod Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date:  June 1 - 30, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial
road closures al...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: June 1, 2020

Playgrounds Reopening on Monday, June 1

Generations Playground at Ruth Johnson Park

Four playgrounds in the City of White Rock will be reopening on Monday, June 1.

The playgrounds are located at Goggs Park, Emerson Park, Barge Park and Generations Playground in Ruth Johnson Park.  Reopening of these playgrounds are consistent wit...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 1, 2020

Playgrounds Reopening on Monday, June 1

Generations Playground at Ruth Johnson Park

Four playgrounds in the City of White Rock will be reopening on Monday, June 1.

The playgrounds are located at Goggs Park, Emerson Park, Barge Park and Generations Playground in Ruth Johnson Park.  Reopening of these playgrounds are consistent wit...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: May 29, 2020

City of White Rock places staff in essential roles during COVID-19 pandemic

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock is ensuring that employees are placed in essential roles during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The City has 146 employees on staff, with 62 of those employees teleworking. Although City buildings are closed to the public, services are availa...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 29, 2020

City of White Rock places staff in essential roles during COVID-19 pandemic

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock is ensuring that employees are placed in essential roles during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The City has 146 employees on staff, with 62 of those employees teleworking. Although City buildings are closed to the public, services are availa...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: May 26, 2020

City of White Rock reopens Waterfront Promenade and more parking

waterfront promenade and beach waterfront at White Rock, BC

The City of White Rock will reopen City facilities carefully during Phase Two of BC’s Restart Plan, balancing the need to support businesses and residents with reducing the risk of spreading COVID-19.

City Council voted May 25 to reopen the Prome...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 26, 2020

City of White Rock reopens Waterfront Promenade and more parking

waterfront promenade and beach waterfront at White Rock, BC

The City of White Rock will reopen City facilities carefully during Phase Two of BC’s Restart Plan, balancing the need to support businesses and residents with reducing the risk of spreading COVID-19.

City Council voted May 25 to reopen the Prome...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: May 25, 2020

City of White Rock welcomes new Deputy Fire Chief

White Rock Fire Rescue

The City of White Rock today welcomed Norman MacLeod, former Assistant Fire Chief with the District of Mission, to serve as one of White Rock Fire Rescue’s two Deputy Fire Chiefs.

MacLeod has been a member of the fire service for 32 years and has...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 25, 2020

Water flushing recommendations for safely reopening businesses and buildings closed due to COVID-19

Water Swirl

When buildings are closed or on low occupancy for any prolonged period, water in the building becomes stagnant. It is the responsibility of each property owner to ensure it maintains the safety of that water within their building.

The Canadian Water and Wa...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 25, 2020

Water flushing recommendations for safely reopening businesses and buildings closed due to COVID-19

Water Swirl

When buildings are closed or on low occupancy for any prolonged period, water in the building becomes stagnant. It is the responsibility of each property owner to ensure it maintains the safety of that water within their building.

The Canadian Water and Wa...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: May 22, 2020

Curb Lane and Sidewalk Closure: 15177 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Curb Lane and Sidewalk Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15177 Thrift Avenue

Date: June 4-26, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Saturday

Partial curb lane and sidewalk closure will occur Johns...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 22, 2020

Curb Lane and Sidewalk Closure: 15177 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Curb Lane and Sidewalk Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15177 Thrift Avenue

Date: June 4-26, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Saturday

Partial curb lane and sidewalk closure will occur Johns...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 22, 2020

Partial Road Closure: Various Locations

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Various Locations

  • 13805 Marine Drive - Westbound Parking Lane
  • North Bluff Road and Anderson Street - Eastbound Parking Lane
  • Russell Avenue and Finlay Street - Eastbound Parking...
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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 22, 2020

Partial Road Closure: Various Locations

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Various Locations

  • 13805 Marine Drive - Westbound Parking Lane
  • North Bluff Road and Anderson Street - Eastbound Parking Lane
  • Russell Avenue and Finlay Street - Eastbound Parking...
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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 22, 2020

Road and Sidewalk Closures: 15177 Thrift Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closure and Full Sidewalk Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 15177 Thrift Avenue 

Date: June 3, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Perform partial road closures along Johnston Road and full sidewalk closure&a...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 21, 2020

Resources for vulnerable available during COVID-19 pandemic

Resources for vulnerable available during COVID-19 pandemic

The City of White Rock is committed to supporting all members of our community through the COVID-19 pandemic with the help of our community partners.

A temporary homeless shelter has been set up in the Peace Portal Alliance Church gymnasium at 15128 27B Av...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 21, 2020

Resources for vulnerable available during COVID-19 pandemic

Resources for vulnerable available during COVID-19 pandemic

The City of White Rock is committed to supporting all members of our community through the COVID-19 pandemic with the help of our community partners.

A temporary homeless shelter has been set up in the Peace Portal Alliance Church gymnasium at 15128 27B Av...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: May 21, 2020

White Rock approves parking changes as Phase Two of BC’s Restart Plan begins

East beach at White Rock with ocean waterfront.

The City of White Rock is converting the temporary 30-minute pay parking at White Rock’s Waterfront to two-hour pay parking to support local businesses as the Province enters phase two of BC’s Restart Plan.

 White Rock closed t...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 21, 2020

White Rock approves parking changes as Phase Two of BC’s Restart Plan begins

East beach at White Rock with ocean waterfront.

The City of White Rock is converting the temporary 30-minute pay parking at White Rock’s Waterfront to two-hour pay parking to support local businesses as the Province enters phase two of BC’s Restart Plan.

 White Rock closed t...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: May 19, 2020

City flags at half-hast to honour Snowbirds

Flags at White Rock City Hall at half mast in memory of fallen snow birds pilot.

City of White Rock flags are lowered to half-mast following the tragic crash on May 17 involving the Canadian Forces Snowbirds, resulting in the loss of Captain Jennifer Casey of Halifax.

City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 18, 2020

Partial Road Closure: Various Locations

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Various Locations

  • 866 Maple Street
  • 15449 Roper Avenue
  • 1126 Stevens Street
  • 1335 Stayte Road

Date: May 18-22, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closures will occur ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 18, 2020

Partial Road Closure: Various Locations

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Various Locations

  • 866 Maple Street
  • 15449 Roper Avenue
  • 1126 Stevens Street
  • 1335 Stayte Road

Date: May 18-22, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closures will occur ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 15, 2020

City of White Rock launches online recreation videos

woman in orange yoga pants practicing ab crunches on a excersice mat.

Due to COVID-19, all City facilities are currently closed to the public, including fitness facilities. The City of White Rock is dedicated to helping our residents stay active and stay connected during this time.

The Recreation and Culture Department is pl...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 15, 2020

City reopens tennis and pickleball at Centennial Park with safe guidelines

tennis-court

Many public facilities in the City of White Rock were closed mid-March to keep residents safe and to limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus. As we enter Phase Two as defined by the BC Restart Plan, the City has reopened the courts at Centennial Park at 14...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 15, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15100 Block Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15100 Block Marine Drive

Date: May 15-29, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday     9:00 AM  - 7:00 PM Saturdays...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 15, 2020

Road and Lane Closures: 14022 North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 14022 North Bluff Road - Along North Bluff Road and Nichol Road 

Date: May 18- 29, 2020 

Time: Monday to Friday -7:30 AM - 7:00 PM, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Perform ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 13, 2020

City of White Rock discourages visits to seaside city during May long weekend

East beach waterfront at White Rock with tide out and blue skies.

The City of White Rock is encouraging people not to visit White Rock on the May long weekend, and instead to stay in their own communities, as directed by the Province during the COVID-19 pandemic.

White Rock, known as the City by the Sea with its sunny we...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 11, 2020

Partial Road Closure Extension: 13851 Coldicutt Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 13851 Coldicutt Avenue

Date: May 25-29, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure will occur along Coldicutt Avenue for the purpose of installing a gas servic...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 11, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15097 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15097 Marine Drive

Date: May 11, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Partial road closure will occur along Marine Drive to repair a sinkhole. Emergency vehicles will have ac...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 8, 2020

Full and Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Full and Partial Raod Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date:  May 11 - 30, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Full an...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 6, 2020

City holds tax increase to 3.11 % despite expected loss of $1.8 million due to COVID-19

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock has approved a Financial Plan Amendment to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic that includes a projected net loss of $1.8 million to be funded from City reserves.

City Council also approved the 2020 property tax rates that will be used ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 6, 2020

City holds tax increase to 3.11 % despite expected loss of $1.8 million due to COVID-19

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock has approved a Financial Plan Amendment to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic that includes a projected net loss of $1.8 million to be funded from City reserves.

City Council also approved the 2020 property tax rates that will be used ...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: May 5, 2020

Partial Road Closures: Various Locations

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Various Locations

  • 15000 Block Royal Avenue
  • 15300 Block Buena Vista Avenue
  • 14900 Block Beachview Avenue
  • 1100 Block Stevens Street
  • 1100-1300 Block Oxford Street
  • 1200-1300 Block Finl...
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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 4, 2020

City of White Rock is taking action to help businesses affected by COVID-19

Business in White Rock with outdoor patio and spring time flowers in bloom

The City of White Rock is taking action to help businesses affected by COVID-19, approving a number of measures at a special COVID-19 Council meeting on April 27.

City Council approved the extension of a renewal discount for business licence fees for busin...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: May 4, 2020

City of White Rock is taking action to help businesses affected by COVID-19

Business in White Rock with outdoor patio and spring time flowers in bloom

The City of White Rock is taking action to help businesses affected by COVID-19, approving a number of measures at a special COVID-19 Council meeting on April 27.

City Council approved the extension of a renewal discount for business licence fees for busin...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: May 4, 2020

Partial Road Closure Extension: 1276 Finlay Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1276 Finlay Street

Date: May 25-29, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure will occur along Finlay Street for the installation of a gas service. Emergency ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 4, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 828 Stevens Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 828 Stevens Street

Date: May 4-8, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure will occur along Stevens Street to abandon a gas service. Emergency vehicles will ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 1, 2020

Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Raod Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date:  May 1 - 31, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial
road closures alo...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: May 1, 2020

Stage 1 Water Restrictions begin May 1

Water Sprinkler on a green Lawn

On May 1, White Rock will have Stage 1 watering restrictions in place. In order to support and promote sustainable water practices, outdoor watering restrictions will be in effect from May 1 to October 15.

Residential lawn sprinkling is permitted:

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 30, 2020

White Rock Council prepares for COVID-19 impact with proposed Financial Plan amendment

city-hall-summer

White Rock City Council is seeking public input into an amendment to its Financial Plan to address impacts to the City as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, including an expected net loss of $1.8 million.

Council gave first, second and third reading to the...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 30, 2020

White Rock Council prepares for COVID-19 impact with proposed Financial Plan amendment

city-hall-summer

White Rock City Council is seeking public input into an amendment to its Financial Plan to address impacts to the City as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, including an expected net loss of $1.8 million.

Council gave first, second and third reading to the...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: April 29, 2020

What’s Open in White Rock

What's Open in White Rock - local business store front

Thank you to our community for helping #FlattenTheCurve and staying home during the COVID-19 pandemic. Our local businesses still need your support during these uncertain times, and many businesses now offer delivery or online shopping. Support your local...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 29, 2020

What’s Open in White Rock

What's Open in White Rock - local business store front

Thank you to our community for helping #FlattenTheCurve and staying home during the COVID-19 pandemic. Our local businesses still need your support during these uncertain times, and many businesses now offer delivery or online shopping. Support your local...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: April 29, 2020

White Rock parking changes respond to community needs during COVID-19 crisis

Parking lot at White Rock waterfront overlooking the White Rock Pier

The City of White Rock is making changes to parking at the Waterfront to respond to changing community needs during the COVID-19 pandemic.

City Council on April 27 approved parking changes that include:

  • East BeachThe 15-minute pay-parking spaces on the East...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 29, 2020

White Rock parking changes respond to community needs during COVID-19 crisis

Parking lot at White Rock waterfront overlooking the White Rock Pier

The City of White Rock is making changes to parking at the Waterfront to respond to changing community needs during the COVID-19 pandemic.

City Council on April 27 approved parking changes that include:

  • East BeachThe 15-minute pay-parking spaces on the East...
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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: April 27, 2020

City of White Rock announces new Chief of White Rock Fire Rescue

White Rock Fire Rescue

The City of White Rock today announced that Edward Wolfe, Deputy Chief of White Rock Fire Rescue, will become the City’s new Fire Chief starting May 30.

Wolfe began with White Rock in 1991 as a career suppression firefighter, became Captain in 20...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 27, 2020

Partial Road Closures: Various Locations

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Various Locations

Date: April 27-28, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closures in various locations throughout the city to facilitate paving and road repairs...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 22, 2020

Partial Road Closure: Johnston Road between North Bluff Road and Pacific Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Johnston Road between North Bluff Road and Pacific Avenue

Date: April 22-23, 2020 

Time: 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Partial road closure on Johnston Road between North Bluff Ro...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 21, 2020

Partial Road Closures: Various Locations

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Various Locations

Date: April 21-24, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closures in various locations throughout the city to facilitate paving and road repairs...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 20, 2020

City of White Rock makes service adjustments during COVID-19 pandemic

yellow daffodil - service adjustments during COVID-19 pandemic

The City of White Rock is making service adjustments during the COVID-19 pandemic to ensure physical distancing and to manage costs.

Spring recreation programs cancelledRecreation programs for Spring 2020 have been cancelled. Participants will receive a cre...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 20, 2020

City of White Rock makes service adjustments during COVID-19 pandemic

yellow daffodil - service adjustments during COVID-19 pandemic

The City of White Rock is making service adjustments during the COVID-19 pandemic to ensure physical distancing and to manage costs.

Spring recreation programs cancelledRecreation programs for Spring 2020 have been cancelled. Participants will receive a cre...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: April 17, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15800-15900 Block North Bluff Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15800-15900 Block North Bluff Road 

Date: April 7-May 5, 2020 

Time: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure on North Bluff Road to facilitate civil works.&...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 17, 2020

White Rock Fire Rescue to parents: Don’t let your teens have fires on the beach!

Do not have bonfires on beaches.

White Rock Fire Rescue has a message for parents: Don’t let your teens have fires on the beach!

This is after four separate fires were started on the beach overnight April 16.

Firefighters need to be on standby for genuine emergencies right now, s...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 16, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14478 Sunset Drive (on Marine Drive)

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14478 sunset Drive (on Marine Drive)

Date: April 16-17, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure will occur along Marine Drive for stationing trucks and equi...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 16, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15876 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15876 Thrift Avenue

Date: April 17, 2020 

Time: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Partial road closure will occur along Thrift Avenue for utility repairs. Emergency vehicles will have...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 15, 2020

Full Road Closure: 15200 Block Royal Avenue and 1100 Block Johnston Road

Please note that Full Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 15200 Block Royal Avenue and 1100 Block Johnston Road

Date: April 15 - July 15, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM (Monday to Friday) and 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 14, 2020

Full and Partial Road Closure: George Street and North Bluff Road Intersection Extension

Please note that Full and Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: Intersection of George Street and North Bluff Road

Date: April 14-24, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Details: 

Full and partial road closures ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 14, 2020

Full and Partial Road Closure: George Street and North Bluff Road Intersection Extension

Please note that Full and Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: Intersection of George Street and North Bluff Road

Date: April 14-24, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Details: 

Full and partial road closures ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 8, 2020

City of White Rock closes waterfront Promenade to help fight COVID-19

City of White Rock closes waterfront Promenade to help fight COVID-19

The City of White Rock is closing its Waterfront Promenade starting April 10 to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 by reducing the number of visitors to the seaside waterfront.

Mayor Darryl Walker announced the decision today, anticipating groups on the be...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 8, 2020

City of White Rock closes waterfront Promenade to help fight COVID-19

City of White Rock closes waterfront Promenade to help fight COVID-19

The City of White Rock is closing its Waterfront Promenade starting April 10 to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 by reducing the number of visitors to the seaside waterfront.

Mayor Darryl Walker announced the decision today, anticipating groups on the be...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: April 8, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1038 Stevens Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1038 Stevens Street

Date: April 8 - 15, 2020 

Time: Monday to Friday - 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure will occur along Stevens Street for the installation of g...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 6, 2020

City of White Rock mourns the loss of a person who passed in morning fire

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock is sending its thoughts and prayers to a family who lost a loved one today in a fire in the 1400 block of Foster Street.

The White Rock RCMP and White Rock Fire Rescue responded this morning shortly after 7:30 a.m. White Rock Fire ex...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 6, 2020

Full Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that a Full Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date: April 7, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM 

Full
road closure along Martin Street to facilitate crane removal. Emergency vehi...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 6, 2020

New City of White Rock CAO, current CAO at Town of Ladysmith, begins May 19

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock is pleased to announce that Guillermo Ferrero, currently the CAO of the Town of Ladysmith, will join the City of White Rock as CAO May 19.

Ferrero has been the CAO of Ladysmith since 2016. During that time, in partnership with Stz&am...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 6, 2020

White Rock turns off water fountains to stop the spread of COVID-19

City of White Rock turns off public water drinking fountains to prevent the spread of COVID-19

The City of White Rock will delay turning on drinking water fountains at parks and public spaces until the risk of COVID-19 has passed.

People are encouraged to use their own, well-washed, refillable containers with water from home if they are going out fo...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 6, 2020

White Rock turns off water fountains to stop the spread of COVID-19

City of White Rock turns off public water drinking fountains to prevent the spread of COVID-19

The City of White Rock will delay turning on drinking water fountains at parks and public spaces until the risk of COVID-19 has passed.

People are encouraged to use their own, well-washed, refillable containers with water from home if they are going out fo...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: April 3, 2020

City of White Rock making temporary changes to parking during COVID-19 pandemic

Parking changes in White Rock due to COVID-19 Pandemic

The City of White Rock is responding to the changing demands for parking during the COVID-19 pandemic, including residents’ parking, parking at the Waterfront and parking near Peace Arch Hospital.

Parking DecalsRecognizing the difficulty in renew...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: April 3, 2020

City of White Rock making temporary changes to parking during COVID-19 pandemic

Parking changes in White Rock due to COVID-19 Pandemic

The City of White Rock is responding to the changing demands for parking during the COVID-19 pandemic, including residents’ parking, parking at the Waterfront and parking near Peace Arch Hospital.

Parking DecalsRecognizing the difficulty in renew...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: April 1, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1500 Block Finlay and 15500 Block North Bluff Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1500 Block Finlay and 15500 Block North Bluff Road

Date: April 6 - 22, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure to facilitate utility repairs. Emergency vehic...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 1, 2020

Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Raod Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date:  April 1 - 30, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial
road closures a...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: April 1, 2020

Supreme Court of B.C. supports City of White Rock building height decision

City of White Rock - logo

The Supreme Court of British Columbia has ruled in favour of the City of White Rock with regard to a proposed 12-storey development in the Lower Town Centre, limiting the height of that project to six storeys.

The Supreme Court in Vancouver heard the appli...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 30, 2020

Full and Partial Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Full and Partial Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date: March 31 - April 10, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Full ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 30, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15719 Pacific Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15719 Pacific Avenue

Date: March 31 - April 3, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure to facilitate utility installation. Emergency vehicles will have limit...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 30, 2020

Road and Lane Closures: 14022 North Bluff Road

Please note that Full Road and Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: The roads and lanes adjacent to 14022 North Bluff Road 

Date: April 4 - May 1, 2020 

Time: Monday to Friday -7:30 AM - 7:00 PM, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 13915 Blackburn Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 13915 Blackburn Avenue

Date: March 30 - April 3, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure to facilitate utility installation. Emergency vehicles will have lim...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15767 Roper Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15767 Roper Avenue

Date: March 26-27, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure to facilitate utility installation. Emergency vehicles will have limited throug...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 25, 2020

A message from White Rock City Council on the COVID-19 Pandemic

White Rock CIty Council - a message regardining COVID-19

As you know, the World Health Organization has declared the COVID-19, novel coronavirus outbreak, a global pandemic.

Nowhere in our history has there been a time when it is so critical that we stand together to protect our community.

This is what your Counc...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 25, 2020

A message from White Rock City Council on the COVID-19 Pandemic

White Rock CIty Council - a message regardining COVID-19

As you know, the World Health Organization has declared the COVID-19, novel coronavirus outbreak, a global pandemic.

Nowhere in our history has there been a time when it is so critical that we stand together to protect our community.

This is what your Counc...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Full and Partial Road Closures: 1510 Johnston Raod

Please note that Full and Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1510 Johnston Road

Date: March 30 - April 2, 2020

Time: Monday to Friday - 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Full and partial road closures along Russell Avenue to f...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14825 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14825 Thrift Avenue

Date: May 1 - October 31, 2020

Time: Monday to Friday 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure on Thrift Avenue to concr...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1570 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1570 Johnston Road

Date: March 31 - April 1, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure utilizing both left turning lanes on Johnston Road to facilitate utiliti...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Province reports local case of COVID-19 in seniors’ home

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

White Rock Mayor Darryl Walker urges people to be more vigilant than ever in following public health directions after a resident in Evergreen Heights Assisted Living in White Rock tested positive for COVID-19.

Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry rep...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Province reports local case of COVID-19 in seniors’ home

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

White Rock Mayor Darryl Walker urges people to be more vigilant than ever in following public health directions after a resident in Evergreen Heights Assisted Living in White Rock tested positive for COVID-19.

Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry rep...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: March 24, 2020

City of White Rock closes Pier in battle against COVID-19

COVID19 Update - City Council votes to close Pier

White Rock City Council voted March 23 to temporarily close the White Rock Pier, a popular seaside attraction, to help flatten the curve in the growing number of COVID-19 cases.

The City closed Waterfront parking lots and the West Beach Parkade starting Ma...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 24, 2020

City of White Rock closes Pier in battle against COVID-19

COVID19 Update - City Council votes to close Pier

White Rock City Council voted March 23 to temporarily close the White Rock Pier, a popular seaside attraction, to help flatten the curve in the growing number of COVID-19 cases.

The City closed Waterfront parking lots and the West Beach Parkade starting Ma...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: March 24, 2020

City of White Rock ensures seamless leadership during COVID-19 despite staff changes

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

The City of White Rock has made proactive decisions to ensure seamless leadership during the COVID-19 emergency--decisions that include the CAO, Fire Chief and Director of Finance.

CAO Dan Bottrill was to finish his tenure with White Rock March 31 and begi...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 24, 2020

City of White Rock ensures seamless leadership during COVID-19 despite staff changes

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

The City of White Rock has made proactive decisions to ensure seamless leadership during the COVID-19 emergency--decisions that include the CAO, Fire Chief and Director of Finance.

CAO Dan Bottrill was to finish his tenure with White Rock March 31 and begi...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: March 23, 2020

IMPORTANT: Changes to City of White Rock solid waste collection

covid19 update - waste collection changes

The City of White Rock continues to provide solid waste collection during the COVID-19 global pandemic. 

 To protect the public and employees, the following important measures are now in place. 

No loose items will be accepted. &a...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 23, 2020

IMPORTANT: Changes to City of White Rock solid waste collection

covid19 update - waste collection changes

The City of White Rock continues to provide solid waste collection during the COVID-19 global pandemic. 

 To protect the public and employees, the following important measures are now in place. 

No loose items will be accepted. &a...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: March 22, 2020

City of White Rock closes Waterfront parking lots March 23 to help with social distancing

COVID-19 - Waterfront parking lots closed

The City of White Rock is temporarily closing Waterfront parking lots starting March 23 to help with social distancing by reducing the number of people visiting the White Rock Pier and Promenade.

The West Beach Parkade on Vidal Street will also be temporar...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 22, 2020

City of White Rock closes Waterfront parking lots March 23 to help with social distancing

COVID-19 - Waterfront parking lots closed

The City of White Rock is temporarily closing Waterfront parking lots starting March 23 to help with social distancing by reducing the number of people visiting the White Rock Pier and Promenade.

The West Beach Parkade on Vidal Street will also be temporar...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: March 20, 2020

City closes four playgrounds to stop spread of COVID-19

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

The City of White Rock has closed four playgrounds to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the city. The parks remain open for people to enjoy at a safe distance from others—at least two metres, or six feet, apart.   

The playgroun...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 20, 2020

City closes four playgrounds to stop spread of COVID-19

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

The City of White Rock has closed four playgrounds to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the city. The parks remain open for people to enjoy at a safe distance from others—at least two metres, or six feet, apart.   

The playgroun...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1041 Habgood Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1041 Habgood Street

Date: March 20, 2020

Time: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Partial road closure on Habgood Street to facilitate utility repairs. Emergency vehicles will...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15521 Russell Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15521 Russell Avenue

Date: March 23 - 27, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure on Russell Avenue to facilitate hydrant relocation. Emergency vehi...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 19, 2020

White Rock’s Fire Chief shares City’s preparation for COVID-19

White Rock Fire Hall with Fire Truck parked outfront - City Preparations for COVID-19

White Rock Fire Chief Phil Lemire presented the report City Preparations for COVID-19 at the March 17, 2020, Governance and Legislation Committee meeting.

Chief Lemire provided information related to COVID-19 and coronaviruses, the City of White R...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 19, 2020

White Rock’s Fire Chief shares City’s preparation for COVID-19

White Rock Fire Hall with Fire Truck parked outfront - City Preparations for COVID-19

White Rock Fire Chief Phil Lemire presented the report City Preparations for COVID-19 at the March 17, 2020, Governance and Legislation Committee meeting.

Chief Lemire provided information related to COVID-19 and coronaviruses, the City of White R...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: March 18, 2020

City asks for public feedback as Dogs on the Promenade pilot project ends March 31

Man walking a dog on a leash along the White Rock promenade

The City of White Rock is seeking the public’s feedback on the Dogs on the Promenade pilot project that began Oct. 1, 2019, and ends March 31, 2020.

Residents, visitors to White Rock and local businesses can complete a survey by April 30 at talkw...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 18, 2020

City of White Rock closes City-run buildings, offers services by phone, email and web

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

Updated March 19, 2020

To keep the community safe and to help slow down the spread of COVID-19, the City of White Rock is temporarily closing City Hall as of 4:30 p.m. today and will be offering services by phone, email and online.

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 18, 2020

City of White Rock closes City-run buildings, offers services by phone, email and web

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

Updated March 19, 2020

To keep the community safe and to help slow down the spread of COVID-19, the City of White Rock is temporarily closing City Hall as of 4:30 p.m. today and will be offering services by phone, email and online.

All City of White Rock-ru...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15241 Thrift Avenue on George Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15241 Thrift Avenue along George Street

Date: Saturday March 21, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closures along George Street adjacent to project to development works...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15800-15900 Block North Blulff Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15800-15900 Block North Bluff Road

Date: March 18 - April 6, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate civil wo...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 18, 2020

White Rock cancels Committee meetings due to COVID-19 pandemic

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The City of White Rock is cancelling all Committee meetings until the end of May 2020 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

City Council may make changes as the situation changes. Committee members will be updated with any new information regarding future ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 18, 2020

White Rock cancels Committee meetings due to COVID-19 pandemic

City of White Rock - logo

The City of White Rock is cancelling all Committee meetings until the end of May 2020 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

City Council may make changes as the situation changes. Committee members will be updated with any new information regarding future ...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Additional City building closures due to COVID-19

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

The City of White Rock continues to look at building closures to help keep the community and employees safe and to help slow the spread of COVID-19.

Here is an update regarding building closures:

Recreation 

Recreation facilities are closed and prog...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Additional City building closures due to COVID-19

COVID-19 update from the City of White Rock

The City of White Rock continues to look at building closures to help keep the community and employees safe and to help slow the spread of COVID-19.

Here is an update regarding building closures:

Recreation 

Recreation facilities are closed and prog...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: March 17, 2020

City reopens West side of Ruth Johnson Park, asks visitors to stay out of East side

Danger - Park closure due to unstable slope

After repairing storm damage to the west area of Ruth Johnson Park, the City of White Rock has reopened the west portion of the park, including the trails at Duprez Ravine, to the public starting March 17, 2020.

Ruth Johnson Park experienced significant da...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14611 West Beach Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14611 West Beach Avenue

Date: March 18, 2020

Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Partial road closure on West Beach Avenue to facilitate a concrete pour. Emergency vehicles will ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 16, 2020

City of White Rock temporarily closes facilities, cancels programs starting March 16

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To keep the community safe and to help slow the spread of COVID-19, the City of White Rock is temporarily closing City-operated facilities and cancelling recreation programs starting end of day Monday, March 16 until further notice.

Anyone who has signed u...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 16, 2020

City of White Rock temporarily closes facilities, cancels programs starting March 16

covid19

To keep the community safe and to help slow the spread of COVID-19, the City of White Rock is temporarily closing City-operated facilities and cancelling recreation programs starting end of day Monday, March 16 until further notice.

Anyone who has signed u...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14400-14500 Block Blackburn Crescent & 1400-1500 Block High Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14400-14500 Block Blackburn Crescent and 1400-1500 Block High Street

Date: March 18-20, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure on to facilitate testing and ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1510 Johnston Raod

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1510 Johnston Road

Date: March 16-27, 2020

Time: Monday to Friday - 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM, Saturdays - 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure on Johnston Road to facilitat...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 13, 2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information

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Members of our community are concerned about COVID-19 (a coronavirus) and as a City, we want to ensure they stay healthy and informed. The City of White Rock takes its direction on this important health matter from Fraser Health, BC Health Ministry and Pu...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 13, 2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information

covid19

Members of our community are concerned about COVID-19 (a coronavirus) and as a City, we want to ensure they stay healthy and informed. The City of White Rock takes its direction on this important health matter from Fraser Health, BC Health Ministry and Pu...

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: March 13, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14859 Roper Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14859 Roper Avenue

Date: March 16-20, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure on Roper Avenue to facilitate utility services. Emergency vehicles will have li...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 13, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15200 Block Roper Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15200 Block of Roper Avenue

Date: March 16-20, 2020

Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Partial road closure on Roper Avenue to facilitate utility pole replacement. Emergency vehi...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 11, 2020

Full Road Closure: 876 Finlay Street

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 876 Finlay Street

Date: March 11-18, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Full road closure in the 800 block of Finlay Street to utility installation. Emergency vehicles will not...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 11, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1500 Block Finlay & 15500 Block North Blulff Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1500 Block Finlay Street and 15500 Block North Bluff Road

Date: March 14 - 17, 2020

Time: Monday to Friday 7:00 AM - 7:30 PM, Saturdays - 9:00 AM...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 11, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15767 Roper Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15767 Roper Avenue

Date: March 11-18, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure on Roper Avenue to facilitate utility installation. Emergency vehicles...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 11, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 891 Lee Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 891 Lee Street

Date: March 11-13, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure on Lee Street and Maple Street to facilitate utility repairs. Emergency vehicles wi...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 10, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1293 Best Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1293 Best Street

Date: March 12 - April 30, 2020

Time: Monday to Friday 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure on Best Street and Roper Av...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 9, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1500 Block Finlay Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1500 Block Finlay Street

Date: March 9-13, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure in order to perform utilities installation. Emergency vehicles will have l...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 6, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1100-1300 Block Oxford Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1100-1300 Block Oxford Street

Date: March 9 - 12, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure to facilitate utilities installation. Emergency vehicles will have ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 6, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14800-15000 Block Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14800-15000 Block Marine Drive

Date: March 9 - 12, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure to facilitate utilities installation. Emergency vehicles will have...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 5, 2020

Where to get information about COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

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Many people in White Rock are concerned about COVID-19 (a coronavirus) and want to ensure they stay healthy.

For information about prevention, symptoms and updates about the virus, please visit:

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 5, 2020

Where to get information about COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

covid19

Many people in White Rock are concerned about COVID-19 (a coronavirus) and want to ensure they stay healthy.

For information about prevention, symptoms and updates about the virus, please visit:

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COVID-19 News & Announcements
Posted on: March 4, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1200 Block Blackwood Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1200 Block Blackwood Street

Date: March 6, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure in order to perform manhole entry for trenchless repair. Emergency vehicle...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 4, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 13756 / 13766 North Bluff Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 13756 / 13766 North Bluff Road

Date: April 1 - June 30, 2020

Time: Monday to Friday 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM, Saturdays 9:00am - 7:00pm

Partial road closure in order to compl...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: March 2, 2020

White Rock Recreation and Culture registration starts March 3 and 4

2020 Spring/Summer Recreation Guide - girl in a kayak

The City of White Rock’s Spring/Summer Recreation Guide is now available, offering choices for people of all ages, including sports, dance, music, health, fitness, summer camps and more.

Online registration starts March 3 at 1 p.m. at whiterockci...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 2, 2020

White Rock’s Mayor invites Metro Vancouver leaders to the Polar Plunge March 7

Polar Plunge

White Rock Mayor Darryl Walker is inviting other Metro Vancouver leaders to ‘take the plunge’ and participate in the Vancouver Polar Plunge for Special Olympics B.C. on March 7.

The event, which raises funds for the Special Olympics and...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 25, 2020

Damage to Ruth Johnson Park from rainfall estimated at $4.2 million

Danger - Park closure due to unstable slope

The City of White Rock’s Ruth Johnson Park experienced significant damage to its slopes, walkways and trees following extreme rainfall in late January, resulting in an estimated $4.2 million in repair work and triggering a request for help from ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 21, 2020

City seeks input on solid waste collection with online survey

Online survey - Solid waste management "What's in your can"

The City of White Rock continues to seek input from homeowners, renters and businesses into the collection of garbage, green waste and recycling in the City with an online survey.

We want your feedback on:

  • The current waste collection service being offered
  • O...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 18, 2020

Partial Curb Lane, Partial Sidewalk and Partial Road Closure-15177 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road, Curb and Sidewalk Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15177 Thrift Avenue

Date: February 20-March 4, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure to facilitate excavation and landscape works. Emerg...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 18, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14100 Block Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14100 Block Marine Drive

Date: February 25, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure to facilitate a dead fir tree to be removed. Emergency vehicles will have...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 14, 2020

City of White Rock thankful for $400,000 donation from Friends of the Pier

City-of-White-Rock-receives-cheque-donation-from-Friends-of-the-Pier

The City of White Rock is grateful to receive a donation of $400,000 from the community-based Friends of the Pier toward upgrading Canada’s Longest Pier for future generations.

Members of Friends of the Pier, led by founder Bob Bezubiak, presente...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 12, 2020

City continues asking residents ‘How would you spend $13 million on your city?’ with online survey.

Hey, White Rock! How would you spend $13 million?

The City of White Rock is continuing its community engagement, reaching out to residents for input through an online survey, on how to spend up to $13 million in community amenity contributions (CACs), once they are collected.

The survey is posted at white...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 11, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14151 Coldicutt Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14151 Coldicutt Avenue

Date: February 24-March 6, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure to facilitate utilities installation. Emergency vehicles will have ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 11, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14800 Block Oxford St & 1200-1300 Block Finlay

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14800 Block Oxford Street and 1200-1300 Block Finlay Street

Date: February 18-March 12, 2020

Time: Monday to Friday - 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM, Saturdays - 9:00 AM - 7:00 P...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 11, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15470 Oxenham Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15470 Oxenham Avenue

Date: February 24-March 6, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure to facilitate utilities installation. Emergency vehicles will have li...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 11, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 868 Maple Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 868 Maple Street

Date: February 17-21, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Partial road closure to facilitate utilities installation. Emergency vehicles wil...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 7, 2020

Full and Partial Road and Lane Closures: 14022 North Bluff Road

Please note that Full Road and Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 14022 North Bluff Road - adjacent roads and lanes

Date: March 7 - April 3, 2020 EXTENSION 

Time: Monday to Friday 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

P...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 7, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15241 Thrift Avenue on George Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15241 Thrift Avenue along George Street

Date: February 5 to May 5, 2020

Partial intermittent road closures along George Street adjacent to project to development works. Closur...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 6, 2020

City of White Rock closes ravine, sections of park, to keep public safe

Centennial-Park-Temporarily-Closed, Closure, Park, Trail

The City of White Rock has closed areas of Ruth Johnson Park and extended the closure of Coldicutt Ravine following record rainfall in the past week that caused damage and slope failures that threaten public safety.

The City closed Coldicutt Ravine on Jan....

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 6, 2020

Full Road Closure: 14379 Blackburn Avenue

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14379 Blackburn Avenue

Date: February 10-14, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Full road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities servicing. ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 6, 2020

Partial & Full Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that intermittent Full & Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date: February 17- March 31, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 6, 2020

Partial & Full Road Closures: 15000-15100 Block Royal Avenue

Please note that intermittent Full & Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: Royal Avenue between Johnston Road and Martin Street

Date: February 11-28, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to F...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 6, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1125 Stevens Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1125 Stevens Street

Date: February 7, 2020

Time: 7:30AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closure to facilitate utilities reapirs. Emergency vehicles will have limited through ac...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 6, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1152 Martin Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1152 Martin Street

Date: February 10-21, 2020

Partial road closure to facilitate utilities installation. Emergency vehicles will have limited through access and signage and tr...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: February 4, 2020

Community invited to give input into budget on Feb. 10

2020-24-Financial-Budget

The City of White Rock’s Finance and Audit Committee will be meeting at City Hall, 15322 Buena Vista Ave., at 5 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 10.

Members of the public can provide input into the City’s 2020-24 Draft Financial Plan by signing up ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 4, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15241 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15241 Thrift Avenue

Date: February 4 to August 4, 2020

Partial road closure of lane adjacent to facilitate deliveries, utilities installation and reinstate roadworks. Emergenc...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 31, 2020

City closes pathway at Duprez Street, Coldicutt Ravine, following rainfall

Centennial-Park-Temporarily-Closed, Closure, Park, Trail

The City of White Rock has closed the pathway at the south end of Duprez Street until further notice following the extreme rainfall on Jan. 31. As a result of the rainfall, the path is covered with mud and there is a downed tree.

The City has also closed C...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 31, 2020

Full Road Closure: 15031 Buena Vista Avenue

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15031 Buena Vista Avenue

Date: February 3-7, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details: 

Full road closures are in effect to facilitate pole installation. Si...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 31, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14506 Saturna Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 14506 Saturna Drive

Date: February 3-7, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities installation. Sign...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 31, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15100 Block of Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15100 block of Marine Drive

Date: February 3-7, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate repairs. Signage and ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 30, 2020

City continues asking residents ‘How would you spend $13 million on your city?’

Hey, White Rock! How would you spend $13 million?

The City of White Rock is continuing its community engagement, reaching out to residents for input at White Rock Community Centre on Feb. 4 and Centennial Arena on Feb. 9.

The City held an information session and workshop on Jan. 20 to gather input on how ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 30, 2020

Full Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that a Full Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street along Foster Street south of Russell Avenue

Date: January 27-31, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Full road closure is in effect to fac...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 30, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 13836 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 13836 Marine Drive

Date: February 10-21, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities installation. Sig...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 30, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1385 Kerfoot Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 1385 Kerfoot Road

Date: February 1-7, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities installation. Signag...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 30, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that intermittent Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date: February 1- 29, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Monday to Friday, Saturdays 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

P...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 27, 2020

Full & Partial Road Closures: 14900 Block Beachview Avenue

Please note that Full and Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 14900 Block of Beachview Avenue

Date: January 27-31, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitat...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 27, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15385 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 15385 Marine Drive

Date: January 27-31, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities installat...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 23, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14786 Thrift Avenue EXTENSION

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 14786 Thrift Avenue

Date: January 27-February 7, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities installat...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 23, 2020

Partial Road Closure: Goggs Avenue - Best to Finlay

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: Goggs Avenue - between Best Street and Finlay Street

Date: January 24, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect t...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 23, 2020

Partial Road Closure: Martin Street - Victoria to Royal

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: Martin Street between Victoria Avenue an Royal Avenue

Date: January 24, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to comple...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 22, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1385 Kerfoot Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 1385 Kerfoot Road

Date: January 27-31, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities installation. Signa...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 22, 2020

Partial Road Closure: Oxford Street various locations between Hardie & Buena Vista

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: Oxford Street, various locations between Hardie Avenue and Buena Vista Avenue

Date: January 29-February 5, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Intermitten...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Full Road Closure: 1200 Block Kent Street

Please note that a Full Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 1200 Block Kent Street

Date: January 21, 2020

Time: 12:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Details: 

Full road closure is in effect due a water main repair. Local traffic ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 17, 2020

City of White reschedules solid waste collection open house to Feb. 19

waste collection can

The City of White Rock has rescheduled an open house where the City will provide information to homeowners, renters and businesses about the collection of garbage, green waste and recycling in the city.

The open house scheduled for Jan. 15 was cancelled du...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 17, 2020

Partial Road Closure: Buena Vista Avenue between Merklin Street and Best Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: Buena Vista Avenue between Merklin Street and Best Street

Date: January 22-29, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 17, 2020

Partial Road Closure: Royal Avenue between Martin Street & Foster Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: Royal Avenue between Martin Street and Foster Street

Date: January 20-22, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facil...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 17, 2020

Whistle cessation begins Jan. 29 on trains through White Rock

train on the railway along the beach waterfront

The City of White Rock is pleased to announce that starting Jan. 29, trains passing through the city will no longer be blowing their horns at each of the eight entrances to the Promenade to alert people of passing trains.

The City reached an agreement with...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Working Together During Winter Conditions

Sidewalk cleared of snow.

The City of White Rock and the community together can keep our roads and sidewalks safe.

Help Keep Sidewalks Clear

Residents and businesses are required to clear snow and ice from sidewalks surrounding their property by 10 a.m. following a snowfall, accordi...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 15, 2020

City of White Rock cancels solid waste collection open house due to weather

waste collection can

 The City of White Rock is cancelling tonight’s solid waste collection open house due to the winter storm and will be rescheduling in the near future.

The City is seeking input from homeowners, renters and businesses into the collection ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 15, 2020

City of White Rock recreation and leisure cancellations for Jan. 15

White Rock Recreation Centres closed

Please note these closures and cancellations at City of White Rock centres due to today’s severe weather. Program cancellations include all drop-in fitness, yoga and circuit-training classes.

Kent Street Activity CentreAll activity groups and pro...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 10, 2020

City of White Rock prepares for more snow as cold weather continues

snow truck clearing snow on roadway

With colder temperatures expected in Metro Vancouver starting Sunday, the City of White Rock is getting ready for more snow.

The City applied brine, used as an anti-icing treatment against ice and snow, this week, and cleared snow from roads today. More sn...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 9, 2020

City of White Rock applies brine to roads to get ready for snow

Snow Salt Dome at the City of White Rock Public Works Yard.

With a weather forecast predicting possible snow this week in the Lower Mainland, the City of White Rock is getting ready by applying brine, a salt mixture, to city roads.

Brine is used as an anti-icing treatment against ice and snow.

The City manages more ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 9, 2020

Road and Lane Closures: 14022 North Bluff Road - Extension

Please note that Full Road and Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 14022 North Bluff Road and adjacent roads and lanes

Date: January 4 2020 - February 7, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

January 4, 2020 - February ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 8, 2020

Hey White Rock! How would you spend $13 million on your city?

City Council Community Forum - Community Amenity Contributions - White Rock Pier

The City of White Rock is hosting a public information session and workshop on Jan. 20 to gather input on how to spend up to $13 million in community amenity contributions (CACs), once they are collected.

Developers pay the City development cost charges (D...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 6, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14096 Magdalen Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 14096 Magdalen Avenue

Date: January 6-10, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities install...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 6, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15508 Royal Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 15508 Royal Avenue

Date: January 6-10, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities installation. Signa...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 3, 2020

Call for Civic Grant Applications

paint brushes and tools - civic grant applications

The City of White Rock is accepting applications for the 2020 Civic Grants-in-Aid. 

Annually, City Council awards a limited amount of General Grant-in-Aid funds to recipients performing work in the community that either benefits residents of the C...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 3, 2020

City of White Rock hosts solid waste collection open house on Jan. 15

waste collection can

The City of White Rock is seeking input from homeowners, renters and businesses into the collection of garbage, green waste and recycling in the city.

The City is hosting an information open house on Wednesday, Jan. 15. Drop in anytime between 3:30 and 8:3...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 2, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 1126 Stevens Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 1126 Stevens Street

Date: January 6-10, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities installat...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 2, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 14859 Roper Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 14859 Roper Avenue

Date: January 6-10, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities installation. Signa...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 2, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15340 Pacific Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 15340 Pacific Avenue

Date: January 6-10, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities installation. Sig...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 2, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15385 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 15385 Marine Drive

Date: January 6-10, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities installati...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 2, 2020

Partial Road Closure: 15541 Oxenham Ave

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 15541 Oxenham Avenue

Date: January 6-10, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities installation. Sig...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: January 2, 2020

Tree Chipping for Charity

Christmas tree blue sky

With the new year fast approaching, it’s time to start thinking about how to properly dispose of your live Christmas tree.

Drop off your tree at Centennial Arena this Sunday, Jan. 5 as the White Rock Firefighters will be hosting their annual tree chip from...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 27, 2019

Notice of Works: Log Removal on Waterfront

Notice of Works: Log Removal along the Waterfront

Date: December 27-29, 2019

Time: Intermittent times

Details: 

In preparation for the White Rock Polar Bear Swim, log removal from the swimming area is necessary. The contractor will ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 27, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 1335 Stayte Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 1335 Stayte Road

Date: December 30, 2019 - January 7, 2020 EXTENSION

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utili...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 27, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 15087 Royal Avenue EXTENSION

Please note that a Partial Road Closure are in effect as follows:

Address: 15087 Royal Avenue - along the lane adjacent

Date: December 30, 2019 - January 7, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect t...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 24, 2019

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas - A Message from Council

White Rock City Council wishes you a safe and joyful holiday season and a Happy New Year.

Helpful Links:

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 23, 2019

Council Meetings in 2020

city-hall-summer

Mark your calendars - the regular Council meeting schedule for 2020 is as follows: 

  •     Jan. 13 and 27;
  •     Feb. 10 and 24;
  •     March 9 and 30;
  •     April 6 and 20;
  •   &...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 20, 2019

Happy Hanukkah

Happy Hanukkah from White Rock City Council

Happy Hanukkah

Sunday, Dec. 22 will be the start of Hanukkah, which lasts until Monday, Dec. 30.

May you and your loved ones find peace, and may joy be yours this Hanukkah season and well into the New Year!

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 19, 2019

City installing new pay stations near Peace Arch Hospital

Pay Station

The City of White Rock is installing new pay stations around Peace Arch Hospital, replacing the single-space, coin-operated meters at the on-street City pay parking stalls.

The new pay stations will provide customers with a range of convenient payment opti...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 18, 2019

Full Road Closure: 14263 Park Avenue

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14263 Park Avenue

Date: December 18, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Full road closure is in effect to facilitate utilities installation. Signage ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 17, 2019

What’s Open and Closed for the Holidays

White Rock City Hall with Christmas lights

Here is what’s open and closed at the City of White Rock for the holidays in December 2019 and January 2020.

White Rock City Hall

City Hall, 15322 Buena Vista Ave., will be closed for the holidays from Dec. 25 to Jan. 1, reopening on Jan. 2.

Engineering and ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 16, 2019

Face-painting, Santa and crafts make White Rock holiday skates special

2019-20 Holiday Break Skates - Boy skating wtih helmet and gloves

Skate with Santa, clown around or wear your hockey jersey. It’s all part of the City of White Rock’s Holiday Break Skates from Dec. 21 to Jan. 5 at Centennial Arena.

Centennial Arena at 14600 North Bluff Rd. is featuring Stick ‘n Puck for parents and kids ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 16, 2019

Partial Road Closure: Marine Drive and Stayte Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: Intersection of Marine Drive and Stayte Road

Date: December 18, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details: 

Intermittent partial road closures are in effect to faci...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 13, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 14088 North Bluff Road EXTENSION

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 14088 North Bluff Road

Date: December 21-30, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Intermittent partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities&am...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 12, 2019

Full Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that an intermittent Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street 

Date: December 12, 2019  Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Intermittent full road closure on Martin ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 12, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 1187 Martin Street EXTENSION

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1187 Martin Street

Date: December 16-30, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

A partial road closure is in effect along Martin Street to facilitate utilities...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 6, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 15430 Victoria Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 15430 Victoria Avenue

Date: December 10-11, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities installation. Si...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 6, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 866 Maple Street

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 866 Maple Street

Date: December 10-11, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities installation. Signage...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: December 2, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 1475 Johnston Road

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1475 Johnston Road

Date: December 3, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details: 

A partial road closure is in effect along Johnston Road to facilitate crane station...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 28, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 14800 Block North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 14800 block North Bluff Road

Date: December 2-4, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate manhole repairs on th...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 27, 2019

Jingle Bell White Rock brings Santa Claus, lights up the night, Dec. 7

Jingle Bell White Rock

The White Rock BIA, The South Surrey and White Rock Chamber of Commerce, the White Rock Museum and Archives and the City of White Rock are presenting an afternoon of festive, family fun on Saturday, Dec. 7.

Jingle Bell White Rock runs from 2 to 6 p.m. at M...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 27, 2019

Notice of Event and Road Closures: Christmas on the Peninsula Festival & Parade

Please be advised of road closures and traffic changes to accommodate the Christmas on the Peninsula Festival Parade.

Date: Saturday November 30, 2019

Full Road Closures: from approximately 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Johnston Road - Thrift Avenue to just north of Ru...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 27, 2019

White Rock is ready for snow, begins brining operations

White Rock snow clearing and priority routes

As weather forecasters predict below-zero temperatures for the Lower Mainland this week, the City of White Rock is ready for snow.

White Rock has a snow and ice control plan in place and has road salt ready to use at the City’s works yard—ordering extra sa...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 26, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 15241 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15241 Thrift Avenue

Date: December 4, 2019 to May 4, 2020

A partial road closure is required to utilize the curb lane adjacent to site for the purpose of site deliveries. Emer...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 25, 2019

City and Museum apologize to Semiahmoo First Nation for 1990s’ incident

City of White Rock - logo

In a private ceremony on Nov. 21, 2019, the City of White Rock and the White Rock Museum and Archives apologized to the Semiahmoo First Nation for an incident that took place in the 1990s.

The Semiahmoo First Nation and the White Rock Museum and Archives m...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 25, 2019

City and Museum apologize to Semiahmoo First Nation for 1990s’ incident

City of White Rock - logo

In a private ceremony on Nov. 21, 2019, the City of White Rock and the White Rock Museum and Archives apologized to the Semiahmoo First Nation for an incident that took place in the 1990s.

The Semiahmoo First Nation and the White Rock Museum and Archives m...

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Semiahmoo First Nation and City of White Rock
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 1444 Oxford Street on Goggs Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1444 Oxford Street along Goggs Avenue

Date: November 26 - December 20, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street REVISED

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street and adjacent location on Foster Street

Date: December 1-31, 2019  Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Revised for NOISE VARIANCE  Da...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street REVISED FOR DEC 20 & 23 NOISE EXTENSION

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street and adjacent location on Foster Street

Date: December 1-31, 2019  Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

NOISE EXTENSION: December 20 and 23, 20...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Road and Lane Closures: 14022 North Bluff Road

Please note that Full Road and Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: The roads and lanes adjacent to 14022 North Bluff Road 

Date: November 30, 2019 - January 3, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

November 30, 2019 - January 3,...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 22, 2019

Have ideas for White Rock’s Waterfront? Attend an open house Nov. 24 or 26

OCP-waterfront-enhancement

The City of White Rock is hosting two open houses to provide an update about White Rock’s Waterfront Enhancement Strategy and to get community input into the draft strategy.

Help plan the Waterfront and Marine Drive in to the next 10 to 20 years. ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 21, 2019

Pick up your 2020 Pay Parking Decals and Resident Parking Permits

parking lot with parked cars

The 2020 pay parking decals and resident parking permits are available for purchase.

The Pay Parking Decals are for use in any of the City’s Pay Parking Areas for up to four hours per day, and the cost is $48 plus GST. The Resident Parking Permits are for ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 20, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 13756 & 13766 North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 13756 & 13766 North Bluff Road

Date: November 25-30, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate sidewalk and ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 19, 2019

White Rock Detachment of the RCMP welcomes new Commander

White Rock RCMP detachment

The City of White Rock is pleased to welcome Staff Sgt. Kale Pauls as the new commander of the White Rock detachment of the RCMP effective Nov. 18.

Staff Sgt. Pauls is a 15-year member of the RCMP, most recently as the Surrey detachment’s Strategic Plannin...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 18, 2019

Partial Road Closures: 1400-1500 Block of Oxford Street

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1400-1500 block of Oxford Street

Date: November 18-22, 2019

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details: 

A partial road closure is in effect to facilitate Metro Vancouve...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 15, 2019

Get ready for some holiday magic by decorating your own living tree

christmas tree

This holiday season, the White Rock Festival of Lights Society, along with City of White Rock, the White Rock BIA and the South Surrey & White Rock Chamber of Commerce, will host a magical holiday lights event on the waterfront in White Rock.

You can s...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 12, 2019

New management direction for the City of White Rock

City of White Rock - logo

White Rock City Council wishes to advise that it has decided to embark on a new direction for the management of its organization. With the assistance of the Chief Administrative Officer, Dan Bottrill, the City will undergo a transition period over the nex...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 12, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 15177 Thrift Avenue and adjacent Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 15177 Thrift Avenue along Johnston Road and Thrift Avenue

Date: November 4, 2019 - May 4, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details: 

Curb lane closures along Johns...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 12, 2019

The City of White Rock is keeping drinking water safe and clean

pouring water into a glass from a sink faucet to drink

The City of White Rock is committed to providing safe, clean drinking water to its 20,000 residents and to providing residents with water quality updates.

White Rock’s groundwater has elevated levels of naturally occurring arsenic and manganese.

Arsenic is ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 8, 2019

City seeks public input to spend $7.78 million-plus on capital projects

2019-State-of-the-City

The City of White Rock will look for input from residents and businesses to determine how to spend from $7.78 up to $14 million in City capital funding.

The announcement was part of White Rock Mayor Darryl Walker’s State of the City Address, presented by t...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 8, 2019

Full Road Closure: 1550-1580 Martin Street

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1550-1580 Martin Street

Date: November 16, 2019

Time: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Details: 

A full road closure is in effect to facilitate stationing of equipment. Signage ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 8, 2019

Partial Intersection Closure: Stayte Road and Buena Vista Avenue

Please note that Partial Intersection Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: Stayte Road and Buena Vista Avenue

Date: November 14 - 22, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial intersection closures are i...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 8, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 14121 Coldicutt Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 14121 Coldicutt Avenue

Date: November 14 - 22, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities inst...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 8, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 14130 Blackburn Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 14130 Blackburn Avenue

Date: November 14 - 22, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities installation....

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 8, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 14468 Blackburn Crescent

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 14468 Blackburn Crescent

Date: November 14 - 22, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities installatio...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Full & Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street (on Foster)

Please note that Full and Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street on Foster Street

Date: November 14-15, 2019  Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

November 14 - Full road closure a...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 15100 Block Marine Drive

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 15100 block of Marine Drive

Date: November 14 - December 20, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 15100 Block Marine Drive

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 15100 block of Marine Drive

Date: November 14 - December 20, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilities...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Remembrance Day - A Message from White Rock Mayor and Council

Remembrance day

Lest we Forget

On Nov. 11, we pause to remember the men and women who have served our country. On behalf of the City of White Rock, thank you to our veterans and to those currently serving. Your sacrifice makes it possible for Canadians to have the freedom...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 4, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 1444 Oxford Street (on Goggs Ave)

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1444 Oxford Street (along Goggs Avenue)

Date: November 4-25, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitate ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 1, 2019

Full Southbound Lane Closure: 1581 Foster Street

Please note that Full Southbound Lane Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1581 Foster Street (between North Bluff Road and Russell Ave)

Date: November 5, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details: 

Full southbound lane clos...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: November 1, 2019

White Rock in November: Come for the free parking. Stay for the sunsets.

free-waterfront-parking-weekday

Come to one of Canada’s prettiest cities in November and get your parking – and the sunsets – for free.

The City of White Rock is waiving the cost of parking in November weekdays, Monday through Friday, to encourage people to come out in the fall and see w...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 31, 2019

Change Your Clock, Change Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

change-the-clocks-check-your-smoke-alarms

On Nov. 3, your professional firefighters recommend that a good time to change your fire alarm batteries is when you set your clocks back for daylight time on Sunday, Nov. 3.

Did you know that more than 50 percent of home fire deaths are in houses with non...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 30, 2019

City encourages TransLink to consider feedback from Oct. 28 forum on Route 351

translink

More than 200 people attended the TransLink Forum on Route 351 presented by TransLink on Oct. 28 in White Rock following an invitation by White Rock City Council.

Route 351 connects White Rock, Ocean Park and Crescent Beach with Bridgeport Station.

The Tran...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 30, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 14478 Sunset Drive

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 14478 Sunset Drive (closure on Marine Drive)

Date: October 30, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures are in effect to facilitat...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Notice of Work: Finlay Street Pedestrian Rail Crossing

Please note that a Notice of Work is in effect as follows:

Address: Finlay Street Pedestrian Railway Crossing (Marine Drive and Finlay Street)

Date: October 29 - November 8, 2019 (tentative)

Time: Around-the-clock closure

D...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 14400 Block North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 14400 block North Bluff Road

Date: November 1-8, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Intermittent partial road closures are in effect to facilitate utilitie...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Partial Road Closure: Intersection of North Bluff Road & Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: Intersection of North Bluff Road and Johnston Road

Date: November 2, 2019

Time: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Details: 

A partial road closure is in effect to facilitate a...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street

Date: October 30-November 30, 2019  Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closures on Martin Street are required to facilitate development ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Road and Lane Closures: 14022 North Bluff Road

Please note that Full Road and Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: The roads and lanes adjacent to 14022 North Bluff Road 

Date: November 1-29, 2019 

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

November 1-29, 2019: partial road closures alo...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Water Main Flushing Program: Fall 2019

Water Swirl

The City of White Rock’s annual Water Main Flushing Program takes place on Oct. 29 through to Nov. 29. Water Main Flushing is a common process to maintain the City's water quality and increase the capacity of the water system.

During flushing, residents ma...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 28, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 15177 Thrift Avenue at Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 15177 Thrift Avenue along Johnston Road

Date: October 28-30, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Intermittent partial road closures are in effect to facilit...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 28, 2019

Stay Safe this Halloween

Boy and girl carving pumpkins for Halloween

Stay safe this Halloween by following the City of White Rock rules for fireworks, and follow the suggested safety tips for drivers, pedestrians, and homeowners from the White Rock Fire Department and the BC RCMP.

Fireworks in White Rock

Fireworks a...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 24, 2019

Full Road Closure: 1385 Kerfoot Road

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1385 Kerfoot Road

Date: October 24, 2019

Time: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Details: 

A full road closure is in effect to facilitate utility installation at this location. S...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 24, 2019

Halloween Skate in White Rock

Halloween Skate - Boy dressed as a pirate holding a jack-o-lantern

You're invited - Join us for a fun-filled Halloween family skate on Sunday, Oct. 27 at Centennial Arena.

Put on your best costume and receive FREE admission and skate rentals. We'll have special treats for you to enjoy, and PRIZES for the top three costume...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 21, 2019

TransLink Forum on Route 351 takes place Oct. 28 in White Rock

translink

WHITE ROCK, B.C.—Oct. 18, 2019— Representatives from TransLink will present an update on Route 351 and other proposed changes at a forum in White Rock on Monday, Oct. 28 starting at 5:30 p.m. at the White Rock Community Centre.

Route 351 connects White Roc...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 18, 2019

Full Lane Closure: 15350 Columbia Ave (in Victoria lane)

Please note that Full Lane Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15350 Columbia Avenue. Closure will be in the 15300 block of Victoria Lane 

Date: October 18, 2019

Time: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

A full lane closure is...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 18, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 1500 Block Johnston Road

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1500 block Johnston Road between North Bluff Road and Russell Ave

Date: October 21-25, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details: 

A partial road closure is in effe...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 17, 2019

Apply for your dog licence online with Dogs eApply

Dogs eApply - a new online service

Dogs eApply is the latest online service now available.

With Dogs eApply, you can:

  • Apply and pay for your dog licence or purchase a replacement tag
  • Update information about your pet, including a picture
  • Add additional dogs to your account
  • Receive the annual re...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 17, 2019

Full Lane Closure: 15165 Marine Drive (in the lane section adjacent to this property)

Please note that a Full Lane Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: in the lane section adjacent to 15165 Marine Drive. The lane is located to the north of the property.

Date: October 21, 2019 - January 27, 2020 

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

F...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 17, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 882 Habgood Street

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 882 Habgood Street

Date: October 23 - November 16, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details: 

Intermittent partial road closures are in effect to facilitate drivew...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 16, 2019

City of White Rock Plants Over 250 New Trees

The Lower Mainland Green Team - Volunteer removing invasive plants

The City of White Rock and the Lower Mainland Green Team will be working together to plant 250 - 300 trees on Thursday, Oct. 17 in Ruth Johnson Park.

The Lower Mainland Green Team will be planting native trees to the area and removing invasive plants from ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 16, 2019

Full Lane Closure: 14022 North Bluff Road (in adjacent lane)

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14022 North Bluff Road at Coldicutt Lane

Date: October 17, 2019 

Time: 8:0 AM - 5:00 PM

Coldicutt Lane (at Nichol Road) will be closed to through traffic all day to facilitate ins...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 16, 2019

Have you registered for the Great British Columbia ShakeOut?

The Great BC ShakeOut 2019

On Oct. 17 at 10:17 a.m., millions of people worldwide will practice how to “Drop, Cover and Hold On” during Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills.

Stay safe by knowing what to do before, during and after an earthquake. Visit our emergency program reso...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 16, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 1526 Finlay Streeet

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1526 Finlay Street

Date: October 17, 2019 - April 17, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details: 

A partial road closure is in effect along Finlay...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 16, 2019

Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street

Date: October 23-25, 2019  Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closures on Martin Street are required to facilitate development at the si...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 15, 2019

Wifi in White Rock

Wifi in White Rock

Free WIFI is now available at Memorial Park at the White Rock waterfront.

This free service is provided to help our residents and visitors access information from the web when visiting the waterfront between the White Rock Museum and the head of the White ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 1400 Merklin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1400 Merklin Street

Date: October 7-23, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details: 

A partial road closure is in effect along Merklin Street and Thrift Avenue to co...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 14807 Marine Drive

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 14807 Marine Drive

Date: October 7-11, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

A partial road closure is in effect to facilitate road works. Signage and certifi...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Save the Date - State of the City and Mayoral Address to the Community

Save the Date - 2019 State of the City and Mayoral Address to the Community

State of the City Address

Join Mayor Darryl Walker at the annual State of the City address on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019.

Hosted by the South Surrey & White Rock (SSWR) Chamber of Commerce, the Mayor will speak on the Council Strategic priorities within th...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Happy Thanksgiving – A Message from White Rock Mayor and Council

Happy Thanksgiving - A message from White Rock City Council

This weekend, as we all gather with family and friends, let’s be grateful for the blessings in our lives. Happy Thanksgiving from the City of White Rock.

City Hall and Facilities Closure

White Rock City Hall (15322 Buena Vista Ave.) and Engineering and Muni...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 9, 2019

Full Lane Closure: 1575 George Street

Please note that Full Lane Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1575 George Street 

Date: October 11, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

A full lane closure is required for pavement repair. Local traffic only northb...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 9, 2019

Notice of Water Main Break: 1100 Block Stevens

Please note that Water Main Break Repairs are in effect as follows:

Address: 1100 Block of Stevens Street and adjacent areas

Date: October 9, 2019.

Time: 7:30 AM - 1:00 PM approximately

Details: There is a water m...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 8, 2019

Full & Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Full and Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street (on Foster Street side)

Date: From 6:00 AM October 11, 2019  to 8:00 PM October 12, 2019 

Full road closure alo...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Full Lane Closure: 14022 North Bluff Road (in lane adjacent)

Please note that a Full Lane Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14022 North Bluff Road (in lane adjacent)

Date: October 9-10, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Full lane closures in Coldicutt Lane at Nichol Road to install water infrastructure. Veh...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 7, 2019

It’s Fire Prevention Week – Oct. 6-12, 2019

Oct. 6 to 12, 2019 is Fire Prevention Week

Oct. 6 to 12, 2019 is Fire Prevention Week™ with this year's campaign, Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. Plan & Practise Your Escape!™ works to educate everyone about the small but important actions they can take to keep themselves and those around them sa...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Notice of Event and Traffic Changes: The Great Turkey Run/Walk

Please be advised of traffic changes to accommodate the Great Turkey Run/Walk on Sunday October 6, 2019. 

Click here for the map of road interruptions.

For more information about the event, please visit Rotary Club of White Rock

ENGINEERING & MU...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Notice of Works: Various Road Closures Water Main Project

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: Various locations throughout the City

Date: October 2-31, 2019. Please note that no work or road closures are to occur on October 17, 2019.

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Det...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 13735 Marine Drive

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 13735 Marine Drive

Date: October 7-11, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

A partial road closure is in effect to facilitate utility installation. Signage a...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 15350 Columbia Ave

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 15350 Columbia Ave

Date: October 7-11, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

A partial road closure is in effect to facilitate utility installation. Signage a...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 3, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 15000-15300 Blocks Marine Drive

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 15000-15300 blocks of Marine Drive

Date: October 4, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

A partial road closure is in effect to facilitate blackberr...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 2, 2019

City of White Rock celebrates newest public art: Stande

Stande

WHITE ROCK, B.C.—Oct. 2, 2019 — On Oct. 2, the City of White Rock celebrated its newest piece of public art called “Stande” to honour the contribution of the Peace Arch Hospital Auxiliary to the Peace Arch Hospital over 70 years.

The dedication ce...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 2, 2019

Dogs on leash allowed on White Rock’s promenade from Oct. 1 to March 31, 2020

Dogs on the Promenade - brown and white dog with collar, dog tag, and leash.

WHITE ROCK, B.C.—Oct. 1, 2019 — The City of White Rock is allowing dogs that are on a leash on White Rock’s promenade as part of a pilot project from Oct. 1 to March 31, 2020.

City Council approved a set of recommendations for the pilot project in...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 2, 2019

Full Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street (on Foster Street)

Please note that a Full Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street on Foster Street

Date: October 9, 2019  Time: 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM

A full road closure on Foster Street adjacent to the development is required to facili...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 1126 Stevens Street

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1126 Stevens Street

Date: October 3-10, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

A partial road closure is in effect to facilitate utility installations. Signage...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 13775 Marine Drive

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 13775 Marine Drive

Date: October 2-9, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

A partial road closure is in effect to facilitate pavement repairs. Signage and ce...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 30, 2019

Celebrate National Seniors Day

National Seniors Day is October 1

Our seniors contribute to our communities and workplaces with volunteer work, caregiving and more. Celebrate National Seniors Day (Oct.1) in White Rock with a variety of events.

Events:

CARP Flag RaisingDate: October 1, TuesdayTime: 3:30 p.m. – 4 p...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 26, 2019

5 Corners Buskers & Comedy Festival takes place Saturday, Sept. 28

5 Corners Buskers and Comedy Festival - Saturday, Sept. 28

The 5 Corners Buskers and Comedy Festival brings fun and laughter to the Uptown and 5 Corners district of White Rock on Sept. 28 starting at noon, featuring family-friendly, free street performers during the day and indoor comedy shows for the grown-ups a...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 26, 2019

Partial Road Closure: Stayte Road and Marine Drive

Please note that a SINGLE LANE ALTERNATING TRAFFIC is in effect as follows:

Address: Stayte Road and Marine Drive Intersection

Date: September 26 to October 4, 2019Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details: 

The City of Surrey will b...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 24, 2019

Partial Road Closures: 14825 Thrift Avenue

Please not that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14825 Thrift Avenue

Date: September 25, 2019 - March 25, 2020

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Intermittent partial road closures on Thrift Avenue are required for on site works...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 20, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 15177 Thrift Avenue (on Johnston Road) REVISED

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 15177 Thrift Avenue

Date: September 23-October 4, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details: 

Partial road closures on Johnston Road adjacent to 15177 Thrift Ave ar...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 19, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 15241 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15241 Thrift Avenue

Date: October 4, 2019 to February 4, 2020

A partial road closure along George Street is required for site construction. There will be single lane alternati...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 1575 George Street and adjacent roads

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1575 George Street and adjacent roads

Date: September 19-27, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details: 

To facilitate utility installations, partial road closures ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street

Date: October 5-10, 2019  Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Intermittent partial road closures on Foster Street and/or Martin Street is required to ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Partial Road Closures: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street

Date: September 23-October 5, 2019  Time: 6:00 AM - 7:30 PM

Intermittent partial road closures on Foster Street and/or Martin Street is re...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 13, 2019

City of White Rock hosts official reopening of Canada’s longest pier on Sept. 21

Official Pier Reopening Event

You’re invited! Join the community at the official reopening of the iconic White Rock Pier, Canada’s Longest Pier.

Where:  West Beach, 15000 block of Marine Drive, (near the White Rock)  When:   Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019 ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 13, 2019

Partial and Full Road Closures: adjacent to 14022 North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closures and Full Lane Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 14022 North Bluff Road

Date: September 16 - October 31, 2019 

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closures and single lane alternating traffic ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 9, 2019

Partial Road Closures: 14900-15000 Blocks Marine Drive

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 14900 - 15000 Blocks of Marine Drive (between Vidal Street and Foster Street)

Date: September 16 - October 1, 2019

Time:  6:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Details: 

A partial...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 9, 2019

Partial Road Closures: 14900-15000 Blocks Marine Drive

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 14900 - 15000 Blocks of Marine Drive (between Vidal Street and Foster Street)

Date: September 16 - October 1, 2019

Time:  6:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Details: 

A partial...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 6, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 15241 Thrift Avenue REVISED

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15241 Thrift Avenue

Date: September 9 2019

Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

A partial road closure along George Street is required for the purposes of concrete pumping. There will be s...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: September 4, 2019

Partial Road Closures: 1400 Block of Oxford Street

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 1400 block of Russell Avenue

Date: September 9-13, 2019

Time:  7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

           6:00 PM - 6:00 AM Sep...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 30, 2019

City Hall & Facilities Closure – Labour Day

White Rock City Hall Summer Day

White Rock City Hall (15322 Buena Vista Avenue) and Engineering and Municipal Operations (877 Keil Street) will be closed on Monday, September 2, 2019 for Labour Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, September 3, 2019.

The City’s Recreation and Culture Facilitie...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 30, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 14700 Block of Russell Avenue

Please note that Partial Road Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 14700 block of Russell Avenue

Date: September 3-13, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details: 

A partial road closure is in effect to facilitate Metro Vancouver's ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 28, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street

Date: August 29-30, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

A partial road closure on Martin Street is required to facilitate concrete pumping. Emergency vehicles will ...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 27, 2019

City of White Rock reopens Canada’s longest pier on Aug. 27

Pier-Reopening

The City of White Rock is pleased to announce the reopening of its iconic pier, the longest pier in Canada, after it was closed for major repairs following a devastating storm in December 2018.

The pier was battered and severed in half by a storm surge wit...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 23, 2019

Notice of Work: Cypress Street Pedestrian Rail Crossing and Adjacent Promenade Walkway

Please note that a Notice of Work is in effect as follows:

Address: Cypress Street Pedestrian Railway Crossing and Adjacent Promenade Walkway

Date: August 26 - 28, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Details:

The Cypress Street pedestrian r...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 23, 2019

Partial and Full Road Closures: adjacent to 14022 North Bluff Road

Please note that Partial Road Closures and Full Lane Closures are in effect as follows:

Address: 14022 North Bluff Road

Date: August 26 - September 20, 2019 

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Partial road closures and single lane alternating traffic a...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Full Lane Closure: Victoria Lane between Dolphin Street & Centre Street

Please note that a Full Lane Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15327 Victoria Avenue (in the lane)

Date: August 21, 2019

Time: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

A full lane closure in Victoria Lane between Dolphin Street and Centre Street is require...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 20, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 15241 Thrift Avenue

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15241 Thrift Avenue

Date: August 21-22, 2019

Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

A partial road closure along George Street is required for the purposes of concrete pumping. Emergency veh...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 19, 2019

Fall 2019 Recreation Guide Now Available!

2019 Fall Recreation Guide

The Fall 2019 Recreation Guide is now available online. Click here to view all the available Fall programs from September – December.You won't believe all the things you can do!

The Recreation Guide is also available for pick up at:

  • City Hall (15322 Buena V...
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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 16, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 15032 Marine Drive

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 15032 Marine Drive

Date: August 20, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details:

A partial road closure is in effect to facilitate installation of utility works. Emergency veh...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 16, 2019

Temporary Full Road Closure: 14400-14500 Block of North Bluff Road

Please not that a Temporary Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14400-14500 block of North Bluff Road 

Date: August 19-20, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details:

A temporary full road closure (maximum 3 minutes)will occur in...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 9, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 14800-15100 Marine Drive

Please not that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 14800-15100 block of Marine Drive

Date: August 12 - 19, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Details:

A partial road closure in the 14800-15100 block of Marine Drive is required to facil...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 8, 2019

Notice of Event and Traffic Changes: Concert Series at 5 Corners

Please be advised of the following traffic changes to accommodate the concert on Thursday August 8, 2019 as part of the summer Concert Series. 

Closed roads will include: 

  • Buena Vista Avenue between Foster Street and Johnston Road. Local t...
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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 7, 2019

Partial Road Closure: 1484 Martin Street

Please note that a Partial Road Closure is in effect as follows:

Address: 1484 Martin Street

Date: August 7 - 10, 2019

Time: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

A partial road closure on Martin Street is required to facilitate concrete pumping. Emergency vehicles will...

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Road Work & Construction
Posted on: August 7, 2019

Pier Re-Opening on Schedule.

White Rock Pier Reconstruction

The White Rock Pier reconstruction is on schedule to reopen by August 31, 2019. 

The new section of the Pier will be more resilient against future storms or natural disasters as it has been reconstructed with steel piles and a concrete deck. Timbe...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 2, 2019

Happy BC Day – A Message from White Rock Mayor and Council

Message from White Rock City Council - Happy BC Day

On behalf of White Rock City Council, we wish you and your families a Happy British Columbia Day.

We invite you to join us at the Semiahmoo Days movie night Friday, August 2 and the 70th Anniversary of the White Rock Sea Festival this August 3-4, 2019. Enj...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 31, 2019

Council Meetings Break for Summer.