PoCo May 27th, 2016

Friday:  Surprise Dad with his very own “I Love PoCo” apron. They’re $10 and you’ll be all set for Father’s Day. There are some available for sale from City Hall, or you may put an order in by phone at 604-927-5411 or email info@portcoquitlam.ca Orders should be rec’d no later than June 6

News

Port Coquitlam needs more homes: city staff – Port Coquitlam won’t meet its population projections unless it builds more housing.

Port Coquitlam City has won ‘Best in Cloud’ at the 2016 Unit4 Conference!

Gary Davison is a program worker at Insite in ‪#‎Vancouver‬. This week he shared a personal story in support of The Good Samaritan Drug Overdose Act, and why he believes it can ‪#‎SaveLives‬.

Community

PoCo Heritage is now accepting early-bird registrations for this year’s 4th Annual PoCo Heritage Christmas Tree Festival. Hooray–our email account is back up and running! We can be reached at info@pocoheritage.org once again!

Today we are planning with our Cantonese and Mandarin speaking neighbours to plan ‪#‎100in1Day‬ activity to say ‪#‎HiNeighbour‬ on June 4. Are you part of the movement? Be 1 of the 100 ways to meet your neighbour.

Ron McKinnin, MP: I recently toured the Green Skills Campus, a new training facility for electricians in Port Coquitlam. This innovative centre provides students with the skills they need to adapt to rapidly developing new technologies. To further their commitment to gender parity in their programs they are holding an Open House for Women this Saturday. http://ejtc.org/

Sports

PoCo Minor Hockey registration is open for returning players

PoCo Marlins Time Trials timing…warm ups 9am; parent meeting 9:15am; events start 10am; events finish approx 1pm. If weather is cold and wet, make sure your swimmers have warm/dry clothing to wear between races!! And bottle drive is Sunday at Castle Park Elementary.

 

 

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