News Flash

2017 White Rock News and Announcements

Posted on: November 2, 2017

Extreme Weather Shelter in White Rock to Open, Friday, November 3, 2017

First United Church, located at 15385 Semiahmoo Avenue, in White Rock, is opening its doors to those in need of shelter in lieu of the extreme weather conditions, this Friday. The shelter will stay open until the cold spell is over.

Below is some helpful information regarding this extreme weather shelter as we head into the winter season:

• The shelter opens in the evenings at 9 pm
• Guests can stay overnight and leave at 7 am the next day
• The shelter will remain open as long as directed (until the cold spell ends)
• The shelter will offer hot drinks and heated canned food in the evenings and provide coffee/ lunch/food vouchers for breakfast

For the latest information regarding shelter openings, please call/text 211, or go to You can also visit the Facebook page for bc211 as well.

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Other News in 2017 White Rock News and Announcements

Help Organize the Sea Festival!

Posted on: December 21, 2017

Holiday hours at City Facilities

Posted on: December 14, 2017

Update on the Memorial Park Project

Posted on: December 14, 2017

Winter 2017/2018 Bus Service Changes

Posted on: November 30, 2017

Council in 2018

Posted on: November 15, 2017

Pick up your Annual Pay Parking Decals

Posted on: November 3, 2017

Committee Volunteer Opportunities

Posted on: October 12, 2017

Happy Thanksgiving!

Posted on: October 5, 2017

White Rock Celebrates Culture Days!

Posted on: September 28, 2017

Translink Fall Service Changes

Posted on: September 25, 2017

Calling all Youth Artists!

Posted on: August 21, 2017

Cancelled: Air Quality Advisory

Posted on: July 18, 2017

38th Annual Tour de White Rock

Posted on: July 10, 2017

Available now!

Posted on: June 22, 2017

Update No. 4: Fire on Marine Drive

Posted on: April 13, 2017

Run a Food Cart on the Promenade!

Posted on: March 1, 2017

City Facilities Closures - Family Day

Posted on: February 8, 2017

Calling all Entertainers

Posted on: February 8, 2017