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2019 White Rock News and Announcements

Posted on: June 28, 2019

Happy Canada Day – A Message from White Rock City Council

Canada Day message from Mayor and Council

This July 1st, people across the Nation will gather to celebrate Canada’s 152nd Birthday. Events commemorating the Country’s rich culture, history, and accomplishments will be held from coast to coast for everyone to enjoy.

We invite you to join us in expressing your Canadian pride at this year’s “Canada Day by the Bay” celebrations which will be hosted from morning to night along White Rock’s Waterfront from Memorial Park to Bayview Park at West Beach. Visit whiterockcity.ca/CanadaDay for the event schedule and more!  

We wish you a safe and happy Canada Day!

City Hall & Facilities Closure


White Rock City Hall (15322 Buena Vista Avenue) and Engineering and Municipal Operations (877 Keil Street) will be closed on Monday July 1, 2019. We will reopen on Tuesday, July 2, 2019.

The City’s Recreation and Culture Facilities will be closed on Monday July 1, 2019 and will reopen on Tuesday, July 2, 2019.

Waste Collection Changes


There is no change in the municipal solid waste collection for the week.
Find out more about your waste collection schedule to make sure your bins are out on the right days for pick up.

Notice of Road Closures


Full road closures are required throughout the City to facilitate the SFN Canada Day ROCK 5K, 10K and Kids Run The run starts and finishes at Semiahmoo Park. Signage and certified traffic control people will be in place.

Date: July 1, 2019

Time: 4:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Addresses: 

Click here for map and detour.
- The eastbound travel lane will be closed along Marine Drive between Lee Street and Parker Street
- No southbound left turn from Lee Street onto Marine Drive
- No southbound left turn from Parker Street onto Marine Drive
- Traffic control person will be at the intersection of Bergstrom Road and Marine Drive, and the intersection of Nichol Road and Marine Drive
- Delineators will be installed along the race route.

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Other News in 2019 White Rock News and Announcements

White Rock Pier Reconstruction

Pier Re-Opening on Schedule.

Posted on: August 7, 2019
White Rock City Hall Summer Day

Council Meetings Break for Summer.

Posted on: July 31, 2019
Generations Playground is now reopened

Generations Playground Reopens

Posted on: June 27, 2019
East Beach Promenade Now Open

East Beach Promenade Now Open

Posted on: June 21, 2019
City Council Community Forum

City Council Community Forum

Posted on: June 20, 2019
Message from White Rock City Council - National Indigenous Peoples Day

National Indigenous Peoples Day

Posted on: June 19, 2019
Kids Camps for the City of White Rock

Summer Camps for Kids!

Posted on: June 18, 2019
Canada Day by the Bay 2019

Celebrate Canada Day by the Bay 2019

Posted on: June 13, 2019
Memorial Park, White Rock, B.C.

Memorial Park is Now Open

Posted on: June 10, 2019
White Rock City Hall

City Hall Closure - Victoria Day

Posted on: May 17, 2019
West Beach Parkade now open.

West Beach Parkade Now Open

Posted on: May 14, 2019
Water Swirl

Update on Water Testing

Posted on: April 29, 2019
People walking along the Promenade

Run a Food Cart on the Promenade!

Posted on: March 11, 2019
City of White Rock Construction Sign

Notice of Work - Water Main Leak

Posted on: February 15, 2019
White Rock snow clearing and priority routes

Snow Clearing & Priority Routes

Posted on: February 11, 2019
Free Waterfront Parking February 1 - March 31, 2019.

Free Parking at the Waterfront

Posted on: January 31, 2019
Committee Volunteers

Committee Volunteer Opportunities

Posted on: January 30, 2019
Updates-On-Waterfront-Projects

Updates on Waterfront Projects

Posted on: January 3, 2019
Request-for-Service

Request for Service

Posted on: January 3, 2019