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Surrey mom’s disappearance still a mystery – 50 years later

‘I’m proud of my life in Canada’ ‘Bulldog’ baseball player Yuta Kikuzaki returns to Japan after two seasons with the Whalley Chiefs

Lucy Ann Johnson ‘vanished’ in the early 1960s

by Rick Kupchuk

by Sheila Reynolds

HE DIDN’T come to Canada for

LINDA EVANS was only a child of seven or eight years old when her

mom disappeared, so she doesn’t remember much. Her mother, Lucy Ann Johnson (nee Carvell) went missing in the 1960s. But as a kid, Evans never knew any more details than that – except that her dad didn’t want to talk about it. “It’s like she vanished into thin air,” says Evans, who is now in her late 50s and is Johnson’s only surviving child. Johnson is one of the Surrey RCMP’s oldest missing person cases. Police say though she was originally reported missing by her husband in 1965, investigators later learned from a neighbour that she hadn’t been seen since September 1961. Her husband, Marvin, later admitted she actually had gone missing in 1961. Believing the young mom may have met with foul play, police did a thorough investigation which included excavating the family’s property near 103 Avenue and 145A Street in North Surrey. According to the RCMP, neighbours had previously seen Marvin digging a septic field in the yard. Lucy Ann Johnson No evidence was ever found to support the theory that Lucy was a victim of crime. Charges were considered against her husband, but again, there was insufficient evidence. Lucy was born in 1935 in Alaska, married Marvin in Blaine, Wa. in 1954, and settled in Surrey a year to two later. The couple had two children, daughter Linda, and a son named Daniel. Linda still lives in Surrey, while Daniel, she says, passed away in his late teens. According to police, Marvin was listed as first mate on a tugboat, but was unemployed in 1961. He remarried and continued to raise the children with his new wife. He passed away in the late 1990s. See RCMP / Page 5

baseball. But after two seasons playing for the Whalley Chiefs, Yuta Kikuzaki didn’t want to leave. “I’m so sad,” said the 18-year-old Japanese exchange student, who left for home Monday (July 1) to write entrance exams for university. But the righthanded pitcher didn’t rule out coming back. “If the team makes the playoffs, I will come back for one week,” he promised. It’s unlikely he will be back for the postseason. The Chiefs aren’t likely to qualify for the B.C. Premier Baseball League’s playoffs this Yuta season. But they Kikuzaki also aren’t likely to forget Kikuzaki, who impressed his teammates on the field, and became their friend off it. Kikuzaki wasn’t thinking about baseball when he came to Canada in the winter of 2011. He did play while he was in Japan, but put the game on hold after an arm injury.

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Japanese exchange student Yuta Kikuzaki, who pitched for the Whalley Chiefs for two seasons, headed home yesterday to write entrance exams for university. During his time in Surrey, Kikuzaki impressed his teammates on the field, and became their friend off it.

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BC Hydro fires 5 workers over pot grow-ops Theft of power, equipment alleged against employees by Jeff Nagel BC hyDrO has fired five workers

after an internal investigation into whether staff aided marijuana growops that illegally tapped electricity. Three more employees remain under investigation, the Crown corporation said. Hydro executive vice-president Greg Reimer said the accusations against the workers include theft of BC Hydro equipment and facilitating the theft of electricity. The workers fired are in Surrey, Prince George, Coquitlam and Campbell River. Reimer said information gathered has been forwarded to the RCMP and they’ll determine whether any criminal investigation ensues. “We hope that the activities of a very small number of individuals do not overshadow the hard work and dedication of our employees who work every day to safely keep the lights on in British Columbia,” Reimer said. Union officials previously confirmed some members had been suspended with pay as part of the investigation into conduct related to marjuana grow-ops. However, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers local 258 business manager Doug McKay cautioned against a company “witch hunt” against workers who may not have done anything wrong.

Brothers launch ‘Cans for Cancer’ campaign in honour of their mom


Sahil Sidhu, 11, (left) and his brother Armaan, 7, pack bags of bottles into their garage Thursday afternoon. The two boys recently lost their mother Balwinder Kaur Sidhu to esophageal cancer and decided to try to raise $3,200 for the Canadian Cancer Society. Less than one week into their ‘Cans for Cancer’ campaign, the boys – along with their father Sukhmander and family friend Darcy Sandhu – had raised more than $32,000. On Thursday (their late mother’s birthday), the boys presented a cheque in her name to the cancer society.

Delta parks nearly 200 trucks Seventh-annual inspection of commercial vehicles reviews 429 rigs in three days by Kevin Diakiw One hunDreD and eighty-four dangerous

trucks are off the road after a three-day crackdown inspecting big rigs throughout Delta. From June 18-20, Delta police partnered with several groups including the Surrey RCMP and the Commercial Vehicle Inspection Branch to identify heavy trucks that may not be road worthy. The focus of the blitz was on business vehicles that may not be properly maintained, and could ultimately pose a danger on the roads.

In all, 429 vehicles were taken out of service.” inspected, of which, only 37 Feenan said drivers need to passed. be more careful about the conPolice issued 374 tickets to dition of their vehicle. the drivers, and 184 of them “They’re putting themselves were taken out of service. at risk, they’re putting their There were also three passengers at risk,” Feenan vehicle impoundments, said. one indefinite license suspension, one “But they’re also putting the community unlicensed driver prohibition and one proat risk.” hibited driver. He notes that while this is the seventh “It’s a thorough inspection,” said Delta annual crackdown of its kind, Delta police Police Const. Ciaran Feenan. “If it’s deemed are watching for unsafe rigs all year. not to be road worthy, then it’s going to be


The car is still king: Survey Transit use up, but most workers battle traffic in vehicles by Jeff Nagel MeTrO VAnCOuVeriTeS have Canada’s fourth-longest


Crowded highways are a familiar sight for Lower Mainland commuters.

commute to work at an average of 28.4 minutes, according to new data released by Statistics Canada. Maple Ridge workers have it worst, battling traffic for an average of 35.2 minutes, while the commute is as much as 33 minutes in the Tri-Cities and 31 minutes in Surrey. The numbers were contained in the voluntary longform National Household Survey conducted as part of the 2011 Census. The region’s shortest commute was 24.3 minutes in North Vancouver City, where residents spend even less time getting to work than Vancouverites, who average

25.4 minutes. Metro commuters overwhelmingly commuted by private vehicle – 70.7 per cent – but that’s down from 74.4 per cent in 2006. Car pooling remains infrequent, with less than five per cent of commuters saying they were passengers in private vehicles. Public transit use was 19.7 per cent in Metro Vancouver, behind Toronto, Montreal and OttawaGatineau, which had transit usage rates of 20 to 23 per cent. Transit ridership was up from 16.5 per cent reported in 2006. See TRANSIT / Page 4

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Transit: Trips increased in 2012 From page 1

Broken down between travel mode, the findings show Metro commuters spent much longer getting to work if they took public transit – one possible reason why many still prefer to drive. The average transit rider here commuted for 40.9 minutes compared to 26.4 minutes for motorists in private vehicles. Walkers averaged a 14.4-minute stroll to work while cyclists biked on average 23.8 minutes. TransLink hopes to eventually whittle the share of car trips in the region down to 50 per cent, while increasing the number of people who take transit, cycle or walk. TransLink spokesman Derek Zabel said the Statistics Canada findings are consistent with TransLink data, particularly on the growth of public transit. “We are increasing our ridership,” he said. “We have seen an 84 per cent increase over the last decade, equal to 109 million more transit trips.”

Transit trips also increased in the last year, he said, through more efficient use of existing resources, with no extra injection of money. Despite a huge push to add bike lanes, particularly in Vancouver, there’s little sign of cycling getting out of first gear as a way of getting to work. Just 4.4 per cent pedalled to work in Vancouver, while cyclists made up just two per cent of commuters in North Vancouver, 1.3 per cent in flat Richmond and less than one per cent in most of the rest of the region. The car remains king in the Abbotsford-Mission area, where 92.2 per cent of workers commuted by private vehicles, just 2.5 per cent used public transit, 2.6 per cent walked and 0.8 per cent biked. The survey also found the City of Vancouver was the workplace of 36.1 per cent of commuters from Burnaby and 13.1 per cent of commuters living in Surrey. Eight per cent of B.C. residents worked at home rather than at an outside workplace.

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“As it turned out, he was at Sands Secondary (in North Delta), and they had a baseball academy.” Kikuzaki had a solid first season with

“He came over here to learn English, and he wanted to see the western world,” said Chiefs general manager Paul Hargreaves.

the Chiefs, posting a 3-1 (won-loss) record in five starts with 36 strikeouts. He appeared in 15 games, and his 1.66 earned run average was 12th-best in the 13-team

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PBL. “Last year he was very effective,” said Hargreaves. “No one knew him as a pitcher. He snuck up on a lot of teams. “They remembered him this year.” Kikuzaki is 3-6 with a 3.26 ERA, striking out 32 batters in 10 games played this season. But although the ERA and win percentage had dropped, he has thrown six complete games, one off the league lead. “He’s a bulldog. When he gets the ball, he wants to finish the game,” said Hargreaves. “Win or lose, he’s very competitive. He wants the ball at the end of the game. “It’s no surprise he has the most complete games for us this year and last.” His two-year stint in the PBL came to an end last week. Sad to leave, Kikuzaki will have many fond memories of his time with the Chiefs. “Baseball is more friendly over here, I can talk to the coaches more often,” he said. “And my teammates are more friendly. “Sands was great. It’s not a big school so everybody knows everybody. The other people were very kind, I couldn’t speak English when I started.” And what will he remember most about his stay with the Chiefs and at Sands? “I’m proud of my life in Canada,” he said. “For an exchange student, it’s not easy to make friends. “But I’m pretty lucky. I made a lot of friends.”

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Cop car cameras suggested in wake of shooting used his patrol car to pin Purdie’s vehicle, and fired 30 rounds in his direction after Purdie pointed a .22-calibre rifle at him. Purdie was also found to have self-inflicted gunshot wounds. An autopsy deter-

Adam Purdie died after a drug-fuelled chase with Surrey RCMP in 2011 by Tracy Holmes An inquest into the

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From page 1 Lucy apparently had regular contact with the Catholic Aid Society and worked at St. Paul’s Hospital in Vancouver for a period in 1954. At the time of her disappearance, she was 5’5” tall, 110 pounds, with a dark complexion and dark brown hair. She is of First Nations descent and would be 77 now. Investigators hope that by re-telling the story of Lucy’s disappearance, someone may recall information that will assist police and help her family move forward. For Evans, finding out what happened to her mom, after all these years, would provide at least some answers to a mystery that has haunted her since childhood. “I would like to know before I die,” she says. “She’s got grandkids and great-grandkids.” Anyone with information about this case, no matter how seemingly insignificant, is asked to call the Surrey RCMP Missing Person Unit at 604-599-0502 and ask for Const. Mike Halskov. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or email surrey_missing_persons@rcmp-grc.

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This was a serious reform that went along our bogus budget and then we’ll see you in with four-year scheduled elections. But Camp- February’.” bell soon abandoned this noble approach, Is the budget accurate, or “bogus,” or somewith fall sessions dwindling to a few days to where in between? They’re always projections, deal with urgent issues or disapso that can’t be determined pearing altogether. until next year. But the proposal I expected Clark to reverse that to keep the increase in overall after she led the party to victory in spending to less than two per May and consigned the Campbell cent, with nearly all the increase era to the history books. Open, going to health and education, accountable government and all is difficult to accept. that. During his time, Campbell So why the summer session? I’m topped the Fraser Institute’s inclined to agree with NDP house ranking of most fiscally leader John Horgan, who meets responsible premiers, limiting privately with de Jong in his role of spending growth to 4.4 per Tom Fletcher cent. During those same years, government house leader to thrash out schedules. Here’s Horgan’s average provincial economic message to Clark and her governgrowth was only 4.1 per cent, ment as he emerged from the latest meeting: meaning that under the supposedly tight“You ran on a platform that you claimed fisted, tax-cutting Campbell, government you were ready to implement. And what we’re continued to grow to more than 20 per cent of getting instead is, ‘let’s jam ’em in here while gross domestic product. the media’s on holidays, while people are at the Clark has indicated several times since her beach thinking about other things. We’ll pass surprise election win that she intends to make

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government smaller. That’s the difference between her “core review” of government programs and the one conducted by Campbell in the painful first years of his mandate. This is why I mentioned last week that one of the more significant instructions given to Clark’s cabinet ministers was to examine turning the Liquor Distribution Branch into a separate corporation with its own board of directors. That in itself may slightly increases the size of government. But it could be a preliminary step to selling the whole thing off and reducing the government’s role to taxing and regulating booze sales. You can imagine how that would go over with the NDP, with former liquor store union boss George Heyman among the loudest opposition MLAs. This is the kind of change that should be debated in public, not by press release. Tom Fletcher is legislative reporter and columnist for Black Press and

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Canadians: A surprising – and extremely kind– bunch of people I wIll never understand Canadians. Even after having

lived in this beautiful country for over a decade, their honesty and kindness keeps surprising me. On Sunday, June 23, after have gone shopping with my children, I lost my wallet with about $200 inside. I went back into the Superstore – in Newton – and asked if someone had by any chance picked my wallet. At that point no one had. With my children, I spent some time walking around hoping that I would at least find the wallet thrown somewhere with my identity documents inside, but still to no avail. My daughter saw how depressed I had become; it was difficult to pretend otherwise. Finally, I drove back home knowing that things do happen for a reason and I must just accept the bad experience. While driving home, I blamed myself for keeping cash in my wallet and for having been less attentive in what I was doing. I was thinking, “I have seen and read stories of people whose wallets have been returned to their owners with all contents intact,” but I thought that could not happen to me. When I reached home, my daughter helped me carry some stuff into the house while I made a last attempt to search the car seat, hoping to find my wallet. At that point, my daughter came dashing and shouting that “Superstore called – they have your wallet with the money still inside.” I drove back to Superstore and found my wallet and all its contents intact. So was the contact name and number of the Surrey man who had found my wallet. Driving home, I was speechless. I was consumed with thoughts, asking myself of how people can be so honest and kind, because that kind of generosity is hardly found in my country of origin – no one would return someone’s wallet with cash in it. Upon arriving home, I called the man and through his daughter conveyed my gratitude and appreciation of their noble act and promised to write to the newspaper telling my story, which I just did. Canadians, thank you for such generosity that is ingrained in your hearts. Mulife Muchali


a Canada day reveler wears his country’s colours with pride. a letter writer says Canadians should be proud of their honesty, kindness and generosity.

Coun. Hunt should go Leave of absence

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PremIer ChrIsty Clark pulled popularly elected municipal politicians

– Peter Fassbender from Langley, Marvin Hunt from Surrey, and Scott Hamilton from Delta – to win in the recent provincial election. She was counting on their popularity. Well, if novice Amrik Virk could win in Surrey-Tynehead, Clark underestimated her strength.   Marvin Hunt’s move out of Surrey council to the B.C. legislature may hurt nobody. Most of Surrey’s councillors have their roots in one party – the Surrey Electors Team. There is no critic, no opposition, no meaningful debates.       The painful process starts now. The public has been handed an unfair fait accompli. The honourable thing for Marvin Hunt to do is what his counterpart Scott Hamilton of Delta North has done: Go on, leave.  If Surrey had a ward system, a byelection could easily be called in only one relevant ward instead of a financially monstrous vote in an at-large system as it may require now.   Shan Rana, Surrey

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PIng Pong is very popular for all ages, regardless of the level of income or skill. At Guildford Recreation Centre, it used to cost $2 ($1 per person per hour) with three tables available from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. for five weekdays and 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. for the weekend. This provided great fun for six-year-olds as well as 80-year-olds. Later, the centre converted one table space to a small kid’s playground (filled with giant plastics). The other two tables are now played for free. Yet, it was done without proper open consultation and without considering a petition signed by the public. To make things worse, the centre took away another table. Can you imagine three teams of players fighting for one table? Or, you pay a $12 drop-in fee (outrageous 600-per-cent jump from $2) to play the table placed inside the gym. Or, you’re “rich” enough to pay a more than $300-$400 annual fee to play. The centre also drastically limited the play time to three hours for three days only. When the City of Surrey is boasting its attraction to families, what Guildford Rec Centre is doing contradicts its efforts and hurts its reputation.   The centre should, at least, have two tables available.

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do the work that a civil servant is supposed to be doing for the next 16 months. But I also hear that he can still vote on local municipal issues. He will not be here to serve Delta fully, but I am sure Mr. Hamilton will be present to vote for those key issues dear to his heart. That’s my perspective on this story.   Christina Shyong Delta 

paper that Coun. Scott Hamilton is taking a leave of absence from Delta council, eliminating the need for a $200,000 byelection in Delta.   Mr. Hamilton has been granted a leave until January 2014. Technically, he is still on Delta council, but will not attend all meetings that councillors are expected to attend.  That’s not good news for Delta. We are short one councillor to

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July retirement. “I fear the action of PHSA’s former president and CEO may have let our patients and the people of British Columbia down,” Powell said in a statement. “Understandably, the board is very concerned and, on behalf of the board, I sincerely apologize.” The PHSA runs B.C. Children’s Hospital, B.C. Women’s Hospital, the B.C. Cancer Agency and various other specialty or provincial services. Health Minister Terry Lake has been sharply critical of the pay hikes, which contravened last fall’s provincially ordered freeze on public sector management salaries.

Natural gas rates rise

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a juMp in natural gas rates in the Lower Mainland means most households using gas will pay about $61 more each year. The B.C. Utilities Commission approved the rate increase by

FortisBC effective as of July 1. Fortis officials say natural gas prices have rebounded from low levels in 2012 after increased demand, a colder winter and a slowdown of growth in gas production. Commodity rates

today are still about half of what they were in 2006, according to the company. Fortis charges no mark-up on the commodity cost of the gas, it makes a profit only through its delivery charges to transmit it.

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Metro mayors oppose transit referendum B.C.’s new transportation minister vows there will be a vote on ‘new funding options, period.’ by Jeff Nagel

idea and it should be reconsidered,” Brodie Metro VancouVer said. “We believe it’s a mayors are pressing the short-sighted, unwise provincial government decision.” to abandon its promise Metro mayors have to hold a referendum on suggested options that any plan to raise more could be invoked quickly money for TransLink – like an annual vehicle through new taxes or levy, a share of the cartolls. bon tax or even a small There are no details regional sales tax. Over yet on how the province the longer term they intends to tackle the also want to pursue road pledge, which was conpricing, which could tained in the BC Liberals’ bring congestion control election platform and advantages as well as new reinforced during the cash, but would require campaign by Premier years of study and prepaChristy Clark. ration. “The demand Most mayors for public think voters are transit service is apt to vote ‘No’ growing more out of a kneejerk rapidly than response, Translink is curwithout conrently funded to templating the accommodate, downside of and we do not failing to expand richard Walton transit, or feel a referendum is the understanding best means to potential traffic resolving the flow benefits issue,” Metro from road tolls. Vancouver The mayors’ mayors’ council resolution also chair Richard warns a referenWalton said. dum could be Mayors very divisive. debated the “If the most todd Stone topic behind expensive closed doors at improvements a meeting June 19 and are south of the Fraser, passed a unanimous the people elsewhere in resolution formally the region will underopposing a referendum stand they have very little on new funding tools for to personally gain from TransLink. the funding and they Richmond Mayor won’t approve it,” Brodie Malcolm Brodie is one said. “It will divide the of the Metro mayors whole region and if who think it’s a recipe for it fails we’ll be farther disaster and the issue is behind than we ever too complex to be left to were.” voters. He said the premier They argue a defeat of and minister must show new funding sources by leadership on the issue tax-hating voters would and not use the promised doom Metro Vancouver plebiscite as a way to to a stagnant transit dodge a difficult chalsystem for decades with lenge. rapid transit expansion “A referendum is frozen, while the popula- simply a way to avoid tion grows and congesresponsibility,” Brodie tion worsens. said. “Yes, the people are “I think the referunhappy with extra taxes endum is a terrible or levies for anything.

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from a menu of options – none-of-the-above wouldn’t be a permitted outcome – but Premier Christy Clark swiftly rejected that notion. Stone said the province will ensure taxpayers “have a say in any new funding options” but struck a more cautious note than Clark, refusing to go so far as to guarantee voters an ability to outright veto any extra transit funding. “My vision of this is still forming,” he said,

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StudentS at East Kensington Elementary have been assured a safer passage to learning, following a commitment by the Surrey School Board to hire a crossing guard for the South Surrey school. “Staff couldn’t have done anything without the board’s direction,” Trustee Laurae McNally explained last Thursday of a motion she made June 6 to authorize the hire. “I didn’t want parents worrying about it all summer. We needed to do something, so I did it.” Parents were

concerned with the safety of getting their children across 184 Street to the heritage school. They said they had been asking for help for at least five years, due to drivers ignoring school-zone speed limits and even the flashing amber lights of a pedestrianactivated crosswalk. “They don’t care,” parent Dannie Caron said, describing drivers who have become irate with her for holding up traffic so children can cross. District officials at that time assured a full review of the situation, including a look at traffic volume and speed. In the

interim, the district’s Safe Schools staff were assigned to monitor the crosswalk. McNally said she knew even before the traffic study came back that the vehicle numbers wouldn’t justify a crossing guard. Knowing speeding was the issue, she proposed her motion, and it received unanimous support. And that means students returning to East Kensington classrooms in September for the 2013-14 school year will be greeted by a crossing guard “forever more,” she said. “The moms and dads do their part,” McNally said. “But we

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(July 1, 2013 to September 2, 2013) The City of Surrey will be temporarily closing 148 Street between 64th Avenue to 65A Avenue except for local traffic for the period from July 1, 2013 to September 2, 2013. The full road closure will be in effect 24 hours a day during these dates. The temporary road closure on 148 Street is to facilitate the construction for the Hyland Creek bridge and associated road works. Traffic will be temporarily detoured around the construction area with posted signs. We apologize for the traffic inconvenience and ask you to please use an alternate route to avoid any delays. For further information, contact: Harry Long (City of Surrey) at 604-591-4312 or Tony Raposo (URS Canada Inc.) at 604-681-1672 ext 230

need to get (the kids) through the door so that they can learn. I think all the trustees on the board want to ensure that kiddies get through the door safely.” Safe Schools staff will continue to stand guard before and after school until the doors close for summer at the end of June, McNally said.

School support workers take job action CUPE talking about what to do come September by Sheila Reynolds about 75 unionized

school support workers took job action last Tuesday afternoon holding a half-hour “study session.” Members of the more than 3,800-strong CUPE (Canadian Union of Public Employees) local 728 – representing workers such as education assistants, custodians and clerical and maintenance workers – voted 87 per cent in favour of striking in May. The union says talks with the employer have broken down because of government’s net-zero wage stance. CUPE workers haven’t had a pay increase since 2009. All union locals across the Lower Mainland were taking some form of job action on Tuesday. Not wanting to impact students or teachers at this point, Surrey’s sit-in was intended as a short planning session to discuss further job action that will likely be taken once school resumes in September. K-12 locals across B.C. are expecting to have strike votes taken by the end of June.

Run for the Cure comes to Surrey

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its own high-profile run to combat breast cancer. On Thursday, Coun. Mary Martin announced that Bear Creek Park is the newest site for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation’s CIBC Run for the Cure. The run is the largest single-day, volunteer-led, event dedicated to raising funds for breast cancer research, education and awareness programs. The event is a 1km or 5km run or walk and will take place on Sunday, Oct. 6.  “It has been 10 years since we launched a new run site in B.C. and

we are very excited to be here in Surrey, one of the fastest-growing cities in Canada,” said Wendy Slavin, CEO of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation – BC/Yukon Region. “Now that we have a run site between Abbotsford and Vancouver, it will easy and convenient for those not only in Surrey, but in Langley, White Rock and other communities to take part.” For Sally Haysom, the event is always inspirational. Haysom is a five-year breast cancer survivor and longtime fundraiser for the event. Every year, she travelled to Vancouver to take


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part. This year, she says she is excited to have the event in her own backyard. CIBC Run for the Cure Surrey organizers also announced the launch of a 5km chip-timed option at the event. Surrey was selected as one of only five run sites in Canada to offer this feature. To learn more about the run, or to donate or volunteer, visit runfor

Sally Haysom, a five-year cancer survivor, is a supporter of the CiBC run for the Cure, which benefits the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. Starting this year, Surrey will now host this annual fundraiser in Bear Creek Park. EVAN SEAL / THE LEADER

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Business tax gap narrows

A smAll business lobby group says the gap between business and residential property tax rates charged by B.C. municipalities is narrowing, but remains too wide. The Canadian Federation of Independent




Business released a report card showing small businesses paid on average 2.7 times as much in tax as residential taxpayers for property of the same value in 2012, down slightly from 2.78 in 2011. It’s the fourth straight year that gap



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new home construction is being forecast for 2014 in Metro Vancouver. The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. projects 18,200 homes will be started in the region this year and 18,700 in 2014, an increase next year of 2.7 per cent. Senior CMHC analyst Lance Jakubec said new construction will essentially hold steady this year, but rental apartment construction will take a larger share of multi-family housing starts. Existing home sales in Metro Vancouver are projected to be roughly the same this year as in 2012, and then grow about 10 per cent in 2014. The CMHC projects about a seven per cent increase in Fraser Valley home starts next year.

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is taking another step towards eventually demolishing the Georgia and Dunsmuir viaducts. Vancouver council is expected to approve a recommendation to begin up to two years of detailed study on the removal of the elevated roadways as well as planning for the city’s eastern core. “In every city’s evolution there are rare opportunities to take bold city-building steps to advance the city’s goals and livability or correct a past planning wrong,” a staff report says. The idea could complicate the drive in and out of downtown Vancouver for the 35,000 motorists who use the viaducts each day. The staff report says it must be demonstrated how a new postviaduct street system will adequately connect downtown and provide enough vehicle capacity for goods movement. Tearing down the viaducts would cost up to $132 million but could give Vancouver more waterfront parkland and additional land to build affordable and subsidized housing, the report said. “The viaducts’ removal also eliminates a physical and psychological barrier and erases an urban scar from a rapidly urbanizing part of the city.” Several Chinatown groups have endorsed the teardown plan.

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Surrey Official Community Plan By-law, 1996, No. 12900, No. 357 Amendment By-law, 2013, No. 17962 Surrey Zoning By-law, 1993, No. 12000, Amendment By-law, 2013, No. 17963 Application: 7911-0054-00 CIVIC ADDRESS: Portions of 19007, 19025 and 19047 Fraser Highway APPLICANT: 0745269 B.C. Ltd. c/o Aplin & Martin Consultants Ltd. (Maggie Koka) #201, 12448 – 82 Avenue, Surrey, BC V3W 3E9 PROPOSAL: By-law 17962 To redesignate a portion of the site (shown on Appendix IV on file) from Urban (URB) to Industrial (IND). By-law 17963 Block B To rezone portion of the site from “One-Acre Residential Zone (RA)” to “Business Park 3 Zone (IB-3)”. Block C To rezone portion of the site from “One-Acre Residential Zone (RA)” to “Single Family Residential Zone (RF)”. The purpose of the redesignation and rezoning is to allow subdivision into two business park lots, two remnant lots and one lot for stream protection. B. Permitted Uses for “Business Park 3 Zone (IB-3)” Land and structures shall be used for the following uses only, or for a combination of such uses: 1. Light impact industry. 2. Office uses excluding: (a) Social escort services; and (b) Methadone clinics. 3. Warehouse uses. 4. Distribution centres. 5. Accessory uses including the following: (a) Eating establishments, excluding drive-through restaurants, provided that: i. The eating establishment does not exceed a gross floor area of 200 square metres [2,150 sq. ft.]; ii. The eating establishment accommodates a maximum of 100 seats; and iii. A maximum of one eating establishment with a gross floor area greater than 150 square metres [1,600 sq. ft.] on the lot and where a lot has been subdivided by a strata plan then there shall only be one eating establishment with a gross floor area greater than 150 sq. m. [1,600 sq. ft.] within the strata plan; (b) Personal service uses limited to the following: i. Barbershops; ii. Beauty parlours; iii. Cleaning and repair of clothing; and iv. Shoe repair shops; (c) General service uses excluding drive-through banks; (d) Community services; (e) Assembly halls limited to churches, provided that: i. The church does not exceed a gross floor area of 700 square metres [7,500 sq. ft.]; ii. The church accommodates a maximum of 300 seats; and iii. There is not more than one church on a lot and where a lot has been subdivided by a strata plan, there shall be only one church within the strata plan. (f) Child care centres; and (g) Dwelling unit(s) provided that the dwelling unit(s) is (are): i. Contained within a principal building; ii. Occupied by the owner or a caretaker, for the protection of the businesses permitted; iii. Restricted to a maximum number of: a. One dwelling unit in each principal building less than 2,800 square metres [30,000 sq. ft.] in floor area; b. Two dwelling units in each principal building of 2,800 square metres [30,000 sq. ft.] or greater in floor area; and c. Notwithstanding Sub-sections B.5 (g) iii.a. and iii.b., the maximum number shall be two dwelling units for lots less than 4.0 hectares [10 acres] in area and three dwelling units for lots equal to or greater than 4.0 hectares [10 acres] in area; and iv. Restricted to a maximum floor area of: a. 140 square metres [1,500 sq. ft.] for one (first) dwelling unit on a lot and where a lot has been subdivided by a strata plan then there shall only be one 140-square metre [1,500-sq. ft.] dwelling unit within the strata plan; b. 90 square metres [970 sq. ft.] for each additional dwelling unit; and c. Notwithstanding Sub-sections B.5 (g) iv.a. and iv.b., the maximum floor area shall not exceed 33% of the total floor area of the principal

Surrey Land Use Contract No. 290, Authorization By-law, 1976, No. 5020, Partial Discharge By-law, 2013, No. 17969 Surrey Zoning By-law, 1993, No. 12000, Amendment By-law, 2013, No. 17970 Application: 7912-0261-00 CIVIC ADDRESS: 19382 Fraser Highway APPLICANT: Greenside Development Corporation c/o H.Y. Engineering Ltd. (Theresa Rawle) #200, 9128 – 152 Street, Surrey, BC V3R 4E7 PROPOSAL: By-law 17969 To discharge Land Use Contract No. 290 from the property to allow the underlying “Multiple Residential 15 Zone (RM-15)” to come into effect. By-law 17970 To rezone the property from “Multiple Residential 15 Zone (RM-15)” to “Single Family Residential (12) Zone (RF-12)”. The purpose of the rezoning is to allow subdivision into 4 single family lots. DEVELOPMENT LOCATION MAP BY-LAW 17969/17970

Surrey Zoning By-law, 1993, No. 12000, Amendment By-law, 2013, No. 17967 Application: 7911-0295-00 CIVIC ADDRESS: Portion of 388 - 175A Street APPLICANT: Silverstone Ventures Inc. c/o Barnett Dembek Architects Inc. (Maciej Dembek) #135, 7536 – 130 Street, Surrey, BC V3W 1H8 PROPOSAL: To rezone the site from “Comprehensive Development Zone (CD)” (By-law No. 17018) to a new “Comprehensive Development Zone (CD)”. The purpose of the rezoning is to add additional uses and to permit the development of 4 single-storey commercial buildings. B. Permitted Uses for By-law 17967 The Lands and structures shall be used for the following uses only, or for a combination of such uses: 1. Retail stores excluding auction houses, adult entertainment stores and secondhand stores and pawnshops. 2. Office uses excluding social escort services and methadone clinics. 3. General service uses including drive-through banks. 4. Personal service uses excluding body rub parlours. 5. Eating establishments, including drive-through restaurants, provided that each eating establishment is limited to a maximum gross floor area of 650 square metres [7,000 sq.ft.]. 6. Indoor recreational facilities. 7. Beverage container return centre provided: (a) The use is confined to an enclosed building; and (b) The beverage container return centre is a limited to a maximum gross floor area of 279 square metres [3,003 sq.ft.]. 8. Child care centres. 9. Liquor store. 10. One dwelling unit per lot provided that the dwelling unit is: (a) Contained within a principal building; and (b) Occupied by the owner or the owner’s employee, for the protection of the businesses permitted on the lot. DEVELOPMENT LOCATION MAP BY-LAW 17967

Surrey Zoning By-law, 1993, No. 12000, Amendment By-law, 2013, No. 17817 Application: 7912-0236-00 CIVIC ADDRESS: 14469 and 14489 – 32 Avenue APPLICANT: Ling Zan, Yun Sun, Ai Yin and Jing Du c/o McElhanney Consulting Ltd. (James Pernu) 13160 – 88 Avenue, Surrey, BC V3W 3K3 PROPOSAL: To rezone the properties from “One-Acre Residential Zone (RA)” to “Half-Acre Residential Zone (RH)”. DEVELOPMENT VARIANCE PERMIT To vary “Surrey Zoning By-law, 1993, No. 12000”, as amended, Part 14, Sections K and F, as follows: (a) To reduce the minimum lot width from 30 metres (100 ft.) to an average of 25 metres (82 ft.) for proposed Lots 1 through 4 inclusive (lot width varies from 23.8 metres (78 ft.) to 26.5 metres (87 ft.); (b) To reduce the minimum side yard setback from 4.5 metres (15 ft.) to 1.96 metres (6.4 ft.) for the west side of proposed Lot 2; (c) To reduce the minimum side yard setback from 4.5 metres (15 ft.) to 1.83 metres (6 ft.) for the east side of proposed Lot 3; and (d) To increase the minimum front yard setback from 7.5 metres (25 ft.) to 20 metres (66 ft.) for proposed Lots 1 through 4 inclusive. The purpose of the rezoning and development variance permit is to allow subdivision into four (4) single family lots.

Surrey Zoning By-law, 1993, No. 12000, Amendment By-law, 2013, No. 17968 Application: 7912-0130-00 CIVIC ADDRESS: 14313 Crescent Road APPLICANT: 0897921 B.C. Ltd. c/o PJ Lovick Architect Ltd. (Peter Lovick) 3707 First Avenue, Burnaby, BC V5C 3V6 PROPOSAL: To rezone the property from “Combined Service Gasoline Station Zone (CG-2)” to “Comprehensive Development Zone (CD)”. CONTINUED ON NEXT PAGE

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N OTICE OF PUBLIC HEARI N G - M O N DAY, JU LY 8 , 2 013 DEVELOPMENT VARIANCE PERMIT To vary “Surrey Subdivision and Development By-law, 1986, No. 8830”, as amended, Part V, Section 17, as follows: (a) To defer the requirement to provide required road dedications and statutory rights-of-way until future redevelopment of the site. The purpose of the rezoning and development variance permit is to permit an eating establishment (Subway) within an existing gasoline station convenience store. B. Permitted Uses for By-law 17968 The Lands and structures shall be used for the following uses only, or for a combination of such uses: 1. Gasoline station provided that: (a) Alternative fuel infrastructure shall be available on the same lot; and (b) Where self-service hoses are available, at least one (1) full-service hose shall be available on the same lot. 2. Accessory uses, provided that the total floor area does not exceed 150 square metres [1,615 sq. ft.], including the following: (a) Eating establishment excluding drive-through restaurant; and (b) Retail stores limited to the following: i. Convenience store; and ii. Sale of automotive accessories. DEVELOPMENT LOCATION MAP BY-LAW 17968

Application: 7912-0313-00 CIVIC ADDRESS: 2721 – 140 Street APPLICANT: Upkar Dha, c/o Citiwest Consulting Ltd. (Roger Jawanda) #101, 9030 – King George Boulevard, Surrey, BC V3V 7Y3 PROPOSAL: To rezone the property from “One-Acre Residential Zone (RA)” to “Half-Acre Residential Zone (RH)”. The purpose of the rezoning is to allow subdivision into 2 lots. DEVELOPMENT LOCATION MAP BY-LAW 17980

Surrey Official Community Plan By-law, 1996, No. 12900, No. 360 Amendment By-law, 2013, No. 17981 Surrey Zoning By-law, 1993, No. 12000, Amendment By-law, 2013, No. 17982 Application: 7912-0216-00

Surrey Official Community Plan By-law, 1996, No. 12900, No. 359 Amendment By-law, 2013, No. 17978 Surrey Zoning By-law, 1993, No. 12000, Amendment By-law, 2013, No. 17979 Application: 7912-0329-00 CIVIC ADDRESS: 16768 – 23 Avenue APPLICANT: Morningstar Neighbourhoods Ltd., Jaylin Homes Ltd, Infinity Properties Ltd., Benchmark Management Ltd., R.A.B. Ventures #1 Ltd. c/o Infinity Properties Ltd. (Alison Davies) #205, 6360 – 202 Street, Langley, BC V2Y 1N2 PROPOSAL: By-law 17978 To redesignate the property from Suburban (SUB) to Urban (URB). By-law 17979 To rezone the property from “One-Acre Residential Zone (RA)” to “Single Family Residential (9) Zone (RF-9)”. The purpose of the redesignation and rezoning is to permit subdivision into 8 single family residential lots and 5 partial lots to consolidate with adjacent property to create 13 lots. DEVELOPMENT LOCATION MAP BY-LAW 17978/17979

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CIVIC ADDRESS: 13467 – 16 Avenue APPLICANT: Manbir S. Banwait, Mandeep K. Grewal and Ravinder K. Samra, c/o Hunter Laird Engineering Ltd. (Dexter Hirabe) #300, 65 Richmond Street, New Westminster, BC V3L 5P5 PROPOSAL: By-law 17981 To redesignate the property from Suburban (SUB) to Urban (URB). By-law 17982 To rezone the property from “One-Acre Residential Zone (RA)” and “Single Family Residential Zone (RF)” to “Comprehensive Development Zone (CD)”. The purpose of the redesignation and rezoning is to allow subdivision into three (3) single family lots. B. Permitted Uses for By-law 17982 The Lands and structures shall be used for the following uses only, or for a combination of such uses: 1. One single family dwelling which may contain 1 secondary suite. 2. Accessory uses including the following: (a) Bed and breakfast use in accordance with Section B.2, Part 4 General Provisions of Surrey Zoning By-law, 1993, No. 12000, as amended; and (b) The keeping of boarders or lodgers in accordance with Section B.2, Part 4 General Provisions, of Surrey Zoning By-law, 1993, No. 12000, as amended. DEVELOPMENT LOCATION MAP BY-LAW 17981/17982

CIVIC ADDRESS: 10207 and 10221 - 153 Street (also shown as 10233 – 153 Street) APPLICANT: Guildford Real Estate Corp. c/o Richard Coulter 2733 McKenzie Avenue, Surrey, BC V4A 3H2 PROPOSAL: By-law 17964 To redesignate the site from Commercial (COM) to Town Centre (TC). By-law 17965 To rezone the property at 10221 – 153 Street from “Town Centre Commercial Zone (C-15)” and 10207 – 153 Street from “Single Family Residential Zone (RF)” to “Comprehensive Development Zone (CD)”. DEVELOPMENT VARIANCE PERMIT To vary “Surrey Subdivision and Development By-law, 1986, No. 8830”, as amended, Part V, Section 17, as follows: (a) To defer the works and services requirements for a portion of 102A Avenue. The purpose of the redesignation, rezoning and development variance permit is to permit the development of a four-storey retail/office building with three levels of underground parking. B. Permitted Uses for By-law 17965 The Lands and structures shall be used for the following uses only, or for a combination of such uses: 1. Retail stores excluding adult entertainment stores and secondhand stores and pawnshops. 2. Personal service uses excluding body rub parlours. 3. General service uses excluding drive-through banks. 4. Eating establishments excluding drive-through restaurants. 5. Neighbourhood pub. 6. Liquor store. 7. Office uses excluding social escort services and methadone clinics. 8. Indoor recreational facilities. 10. Parking facilities. 11. Entertainment uses excluding arcades and adult entertainment stores. 12. Community services. 13. Child care centres. DEVELOPMENT LOCATION MAP BY-LAW 17964/17965

Surrey Zoning By-law, 1993, No. 12000, Amendment By-law, 2013, No. 17972 Application: 7912-0257-00 CIVIC ADDRESS: 8136 and 8138 – 156 Street APPLICANT: Sarbjit K. Bhathal, Ravinder S. Bhathal, Randhir S. Grewal and Gurpreet S. Grewal, c/o Citiwest Consulting Ltd. (Roger Jawanda) #101, 9030 King George Boulevard, Surrey, BC V3V 7Y3 PROPOSAL: To rezone the site from “Duplex Residential Zone (RM-D)” to “Single Family Residential Zone (RF)”. The purpose of the rezoning is to allow subdivision into 3 single family lots. DEVELOPMENT LOCATION MAP BY-LAW 17972

Surrey Official Community Plan By-law, 1996, No. 12900, No. 358 Amendment By-law, 2013, No. 17964 Surrey Zoning By-law, 1993, No. 12000, Amendment By-law, 2013, No. 17965 Application: 7913-0011-00


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NOTICE OF PUBL IC HEARI N G - M O N DAY, JU LY 8 , 2 013 Surrey Zoning By-law, 1993, No. 12000, Amendment By-law, 2013, No. 17966 Application: 7912-0206-00 CIVIC ADDRESS: 15250 and 15330 – 54A Avenue APPLICANT: Prado Holdings Ltd. c/o Ionic Architecture Inc. (Samuel Chan) #201, 5500 – 152 Street, Surrey, BC V4S 5J9 PROPOSAL: To rezone 15250 – 54A Avenue from “Comprehensive Development Zone (CD)” (By-law 14165) and 15330 – 54A Avenue from “Business Park Zone (IB)” to “Business Park 3 Zone (IB-3)”. DEVELOPMENT VARIANCE PERMIT To vary “Surrey Zoning By-law, 1993, No. 12000”, as amended, Part 47C, Section F, as follows: (a) To reduce the minimum westerly side yard setback from 7.5 metres (25 feet) to 1.47 metres (5 feet) for the building face and a 0.65 metres (2 feet) encroachment into the setback area for the eaves to retain the heritage McKettrick House; and (b) To reduce the minimum front yard setback from 7.5 metres (25 feet) to 6.7 metres (22 feet) for weather protection canopies only. The purpose of the rezoning and development variance permit is to allow the development of 3 business park buildings with a total floor area of 15,873 sq. m. (171,000 sq. ft.). B. Permitted Uses for “Business Park 3 Zone (IB-3)” Land and structures shall be used for the following uses only, or for a combination of such uses: 1. Light impact industry. 2. Office uses excluding: (a) Social escort services; and (b) Methadone clinics. 3. Warehouse uses. 4. Distribution centres. 5. Accessory uses including the following: (a) Eating establishments, excluding drive-through restaurants, provided that: i. The eating establishment does not exceed a gross floor area of 200 square metres [2,150 sq. ft.]; ii. The eating establishment accommodates a maximum of 100 seats; and iii. A maximum of one eating establishment with a gross floor area greater than 150 square metres [1,600 sq. ft.] on the lot and where a lot has been subdivided by a strata plan then there shall only be one eating establishment with a gross floor area greater than 150 sq. m. [1,600 sq. ft.] within the strata plan; (b) Personal service uses limited to the following: i. Barbershops; ii. Beauty parlours; iii. Cleaning and repair of clothing; and iv. Shoe repair shops; (c) General service uses excluding drive-through banks; (d) Community services; (e) Assembly halls limited to churches, provided that: i. The church does not exceed a gross floor area of 700 square metres [7,500 sq. ft.]; ii. The church accommodates a maximum of 300 seats; and iii. There is not more than one church on a lot and where a lot has been subdivided by a strata plan, there shall be only one church within the strata plan. (f) Child care centres; and (g) Dwelling unit(s) provided that the dwelling unit(s) is (are): i. Contained within a principal building; ii. Occupied by the owner or a caretaker, for the protection of the businesses permitted; iii. Restricted to a maximum number of: a. One dwelling unit in each principal building less than 2,800 square metres [30,000 sq. ft.] in floor area; b. Two dwelling units in each principal building of 2,800 square metres [30,000 sq. ft.] or greater in floor area; and c. Notwithstanding Sub-sections B.5 (g) iii.a. and iii.b., the maximum number shall be two dwelling units for lots less than 4.0 hectares [10 acres] in area and three dwelling units for lots equal to or greater than 4.0 hectares [10 acres] in area; and iv. Restricted to a maximum floor area of: a. 140 square metres [1,500 sq. ft.] for one (first) dwelling unit on a lot and where a lot has been subdivided by a strata plan then there shall only be one 140-square metre [1,500-sq. ft.] dwelling unit within the strata plan; b. 90 square metres [970 sq. ft.] for each additional dwelling unit; and c. Notwithstanding Sub-sections B.5 (g) iv.a. and iv.b., the maximum floor area shall not exceed 33% of the total floor area of the principal building within which the dwelling unit is contained.



Surrey Zoning By-law, 1993, No. 12000, Amendment By-law, 2013, No. 17870 Application: 7911-0247-00

Surrey Zoning By-law, 1993, No. 12000, Amendment By-law, 2013, No. 17977 Application: 7913-0022-00

CIVIC ADDRESS: 14066 and 14084 – 61 Avenue and Portion of 61 Avenue APPLICANT: Porte Developments (Henley) Ltd. c/o Porte Development Corp. (David Porte) #380, 1665 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC V6J 1X1 PROPOSAL: To rezone the site from “One-Acre Residential Zone (RA)” to “Comprehensive Development Zone (CD)”. The purpose of the rezoning is to permit the development of a 93 unit townhouse development with full underground parking. Note: A Public Hearing was conducted for this project on February 18, 2013. The current proposal includes the addition of a portion of 61 Avenue. B. Permitted Uses for By-law 17870 The Lands and structures shall be used for the following uses only, or for a combination of such uses: 1. Ground-oriented multiple unit residential buildings. DEVELOPMENT LOCATION MAP BY-LAW 17870

CIVIC ADDRESS: 12880 – No. 10 (58 Avenue) Highway APPLICANT: Albin Dukowski, Cornell Dukowski and Victor Dukowski c/o Garnett Realty Advisors Ltd. (Brett Garnett) #585, 2608 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V3 PROPOSAL: To rezone the property from “One-Acre Residential Zone (RA)” to “Half-Acre Residential Zone (RH)”. The purpose of the rezoning is to allow subdivision into seven (7) half-acre lots. DEVELOPMENT LOCATION MAP BY-LAW 17977

Additional information may be obtained from the Planning & Development Department at (604) 591-4441. Copies of the by-law(s), development variance permit(s), supporting staff reports and any relevant background documentation may be viewed in the “Notices” section of the City of Surrey website at or inspected at the City Hall, Monday through Friday (except statutory holidays) between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. from Tuesday, June 18, 2013 to Monday, July 8, 2013.

Surrey Zoning By-law, 1993, No. 12000, Amendment By-law, 2013, No. 17976 Application: 7911-0335-00 CIVIC ADDRESS: 13840 Hyland Road APPLICANT: 0927081 B.C. Ltd. c/o Hunter Laird Engineering Ltd. (Clarence Arychuk) #300, 65 Richmond Street, Surrey, BC V3L 5P5 PROPOSAL: To rezone the property from “One-Acre Residential Zone (RA)” to “Single Family Residential (12) Zone (RF-12)”. DEVELOPMENT VARIANCE PERMIT To vary “Surrey Zoning By-law, 1993, No. 12000”, as amended, Part 17A, Section H. 6, as follows: (a) To permit a front loaded double car garage on proposed Lot 2. The purpose of the rezoning and development variance permit is to allow subdivision into five single family small lots and one lot for the protection of the riparian area.

All persons who believe their interest in property will be affected by the proposed by-law(s)/ development variance permit(s) shall be afforded an opportunity to be heard at the Public Hearing on matters contained in the by-law(s)/development variance permit(s). Should you have any concerns or comments you wish to convey to Council, please fax to 604-591-8731, email or submit in writing to the City Clerk at 14245 - 56 Avenue, Surrey, BC V3X 3A2, no later than Monday, July 8, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. Please note that Council may not receive further submissions from the public or interested persons concerning these applications after the Public Hearing has concluded. Jane Sullivan City Clerk


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Making all the right moves Surrey’s Tanraj Sohal, at age 16, has won his eighth Canadian chess title

by Boaz Joseph


anraj Sohal had just turned five when his parents taught him the rules of chess. Something clicked, because he was soon not only beating them at their own game, in just a few months, he snagged the Canadian title for his age group. “I didn’t know much about chess at all in Grade 1,” he recalls. This year, at the age of 16, he won the Canadian Chess Championship medal in Ottawa May 19-20. It was his eighth win in his age group – he came in third three times in 11 years of competition (and that’s as checkered as his past gets). The Fleetwood Park Secondary student, who just finished Grade 11, is currently the top player in B.C. in any age group. With is rising notoriety, is there pressure? Only in that some of his teachers would be happy if he paid more attention to his school work, but a Grade Point Average a whisker under 4.0 will do. Sohal considers himself a universal player on the chessboard, not too aggressive, not too defensive. Most wins against strong players are decided late in the game, he says. There’s no way to predict a checkmate early on. He says playing adults is a bit easier than kids because adults are less imaginative in their game play. Computers also have their advantages: Record-keeping, as well as no complaints in staying up to play at 1 a.m. every night. What does Sohal’s future look like? A career path in medicine like his father is an option – but he’s getting no pressure to do that, he says. Or he could also carry on with chess, aiming for a Grandmaster title (there’s tough competition overseas). And of course, no matter which direction he takes in life, there’s always opportunity to build a board the size of a Persian rug in his living room, using his bevy of trophies as chess pieces. Your move, Tanraj.


A shadow of his latest trophy lurks behind Tanraj Sohal, who has won his eighth Canadian chess title for his age. He is currently the top player in the province.


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Divining Natures, a panel discussion, takes place July 11, 7:30-9 p.m. at the Surrey Art Gallery (13750 88 Ave.) featuring exhibiting artists Mary Frances Batut, Elizabeth Carefoot and Deborah Putnam, who will each discuss their own work, as well as ideas and insights generated through the process of exhibiting together. The discussion is free.


ARTS 2013, the 28th annual juried exhibition at the Surrey Art Gallery, features more than 50 works from emerging and established artists. The show continues until Aug. 31 at the Surrey Art Gallery, 13750 88 Ave. For more information, call 604-5015566 or visit www.surrey. ca/artgallery A call for talent in music, drama, film, poetry, magic and dance: The Delta Arts Youth Council presents The Dessert and Talent Night for ages 13-25 on July 13 from 7-10 p.m. at the Firehall Centre for the Arts, 11489 84 Ave. Enter soon – deadline is June 21. For more information,

One-to-one literacy and math tutoring for struggling learners ages six to 14 is available this summer through the Learning Disabilities Association – Fraser South (LDAFS). Also available are study skills and self-advocacy training for students entering high school. Affordable program fees; some subsidies available. Register at 604591-5156 or info@ldafs. orgl. For more information, visit

EmploymEnt Whalley Employment Resource Centre (#105, 13655 104 Ave.) offers free employment services and resources, employment counselling, career planning, education/ training and job search, a resource room with Internet access, faxing photocopying and more. Operated by Options Community Services. For more information, call 604584-0003.

The Canadian Forces has a recruiting detachment in Surrey, located at Progressive Intercultural Community Services Society (PICS), #109-12414 82 Ave. The Forces offers challenging full-time or part-time employment in the Army, Navy and Air Force. Call 604-5967722 and ask to speak to the Canadian Forces representative.

EnvironmEnt Looking for a hands-on way to conserve the environment? The Lower Mainland Green Team is a group of people from all over the area who get together once a month (sometimes more) to help an environmental group, non-profit organization, charity or city to tackle an environmental issue that needs co-operation and teamwork to get done. Activities include pulling invasive plants, planting trees/native plants, riparian restoration, beach/river/ lake clean-up, harvesting organic fruits/veggies, trail-building/maintenance and restoration of wildlife sites. For more information, visit The-Lower-MainlandGreen-Team or email

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Help to protect, enhance and restore Surrey’s ecological and natural heritage by joining Surrey Environmental Partners. Meetings are on the third Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. at the Port Kells Community Hall, 18918 88 Ave. Call Deb at 604590-3037 for further information.


EvEnts Birds of Prey, an exhibition on loan from the Royal B.C. Museum, is on display at the Surrey Museum until Sept. 7, showcasing more than 40 specimens of Canadian birds of prey such as falcons, owls, vultures, hawks and eagles. Related summer day camps for kids aged six to nine run in July and August. For more information, call 604-5926956.

GArdEninG Join the Delta Diggers Garden Club the third Thursday of every month at 7:30 p.m. from February to November at the Kennedy Seniors Recreation Centre, 11760 88 Ave. New members welcome. For more information, call 604-5352642.

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SKINNER Margaret Clark â&#x20AC;&#x153;Pearlâ&#x20AC;? Was born Nov. 24th, 1923 in Glasgow Scotland to Katherine Clark & Hugh Skinner. The family moved to Calgary in 1938, but returned home for the war where she had the distinguished job of driving military officers throughout Great Britain. After the war they returned to Canada and made Vancouver their home. Pearl volunteering throughout BC with the Red Cross, then a telephone operator at the Marpole office of the telephone company until she joined Trans Canada Airlines (Air Canada) as a ground hostess for the next 28 years. She was one of the first VIP greeters at Vancouver Airport, meeting the likes of the Beatles, Sammy Davis Jr., Mitzi Gaynor and even Bill Clinton. In her retirement she enjoyed walking her dogs to the park, sitting reading by the window with her cats by her side & riding her horses. Her love and devotion to animals was incredible and they loved and adored her in return. Succeeded by her mother and father, sister Moira, brother Peter & great niece Samantha. Pearl will be missed by her family; Brother Glen (Jean) brother in law Raul (Eva), sister in law Dolly, nephew Glen, niece Gail (Benny), niece Heather, great nephewâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s & nieceâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Dallyn, Ashley, Natalie & Spencer. To honour Pearlâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s memory a wonderful tribute would be a donation to your local SPCA. She will be intern to rest at Valley View Cemetery in Surrey. To view online visit and click on tributes.

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Maureen Antoinette Cyr (nee Frie) February 24, 1942, Trail, BC ~ June 8, 2013, Creston, BC

Maureen passed away Saturday, June 8 2013 with her devoted and loving husband of 50 years, Jerry, by her side. Their daughters Nanette (Jeff), Jennifer and Andrea; sister Eileen (Leo) and best friends Cecile (Tommy) and Elva, miss her already. A Memorial Funeral Service was held in Creston on June 14, 2013. Interment in Rossland, BC with her parents Tony and Mary Frie and brother Pat, will be held at a later date. ,QOLHXRIĂ RZHUVGRQDWLRQVWR3$:6 WKH6XUUH\)LUHĂ&#x20AC;JKWHUV&KDULWDEOH6RFLHW\RU to the charity of your choice, is appreciated.

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Required for Gr8 Demolition and Excavation Ltd. F/T Excavator Operator $29/hr. Operate excavator. Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment and clean, lubricate and refill equip. 1 year of relevant experience req’d. F/T Construction Labourers $18/hr. Load & unload construction materials, and move materials to work areas. Clean workplace. Heavy lifting required. Willing to work during weekend, early or late shifts Contact: E-mail: Rajwinder or Fax: 604-592-9026 Surrey, BC

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PATTAR ROOFING LTD. All types of Roofing. Over 35 years in business. 604.588.0833

A Gas Fitter ✭ Plumber

POWER WASHING GUTTER CLEANING A-1 PAINTING CO. 604.723.8434 Top Quality Painting. Floors & Finishing. Insured, WCB, Written Guarantee. Free Est. 20 Years Exp.

FULLY INSURED **EMERGENCY CALL OUT** Certified Arborist Reports

LOCAL PLUMBER $45 Service call Plumbing, Heating, plugged drains. Mustang Plumbing 778-714-2441

Gutters - Windows - Tile Roof cleaning - Pressure Cleaning, Please Call Victor 604-589-0356

• All Interior Work • Tiles • Trim • Drywall • Plumbing • Painting * Experienced * Reliable Roger 604-679-0779

GARAGE SALE.....SATURDAY JUNE 29, 2013, 14076 71A AVENUE, 9-3pm

• Tree Trimming • Fully Insured • Best Rates

“ ABOVE THE REST “ Interior & Exterior Unbeatable Prices & Professional Crew. • Free Est. • Written Guarantee • No Hassle • Quick Work • Insured • WCB

Always! Power Washing, Window & Gutter cleaning, all your exterior cleaning needs. 604-230-0627


removal done RIGHT!




‘’Painting is my Profession, not a Summer Job.’’ Call (778)834-8724

ABE MOVING - $35/Hr. Per Person *Reliable Careful Movers. *Rubbish Removal. *24 Hours. 604-999-6020

YOUR ELECTRICIAN $29 Service Call Lic #89402 Same day guarn’td We love small jobs! 604-568-1899


3 rooms for $299, 2 coats any colour



Aluminum patio cover, sunroom, railing and vinyl. 604-782-9108



QUICKWAY Kitchen Cabinets Ltd. ****Mention this ad for 10% Off **** Call Raman @ 604-561-4041.

F All types of concrete work F F Re & Re F Forming F Site prep FDriveways FExposed FStamped F Bobcat Work F WCB Insured

PLACING & Finishing * Forming * Site Prep, old concrete removal * Excavation & Reinforcing * Re-Re Specialists 34 Years Exp. Free Estimates.

Specializing in Re-Roofs, New Roofs, Repairs. All kinds of roofing. ON TIME SERVICE Guaranteed Work - Best Price Free Estimates

604.339.1989 Lower Mainland 604.996.8128 Fraser Valley

Call Prem 604 761-1743 BEN’S RENO’S ~ 604-507-0703 New bsmt, drywall, texture, paint, kitchen, bath, hardwood, laminate, plumbing, tiles, windows, doors


POLAR BEAR PAINTING Ext. paint special! Split level home starting @ $1800. 604-866-6706

625 P/B blue males Ready to go. 1st shots & tails/dew claws done. ULTIMATE FAMILY GUARDIAN $1000 604-308-5665


SURREY, 1/bdrm condo, 683sf h/w flrs, u/g prkg, $128,800 firm No agents. Call for more info(604)507-4547

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Great Place, Great Location Great Neighbours, Great Price

LUXURY 2 bdrms suite available immediately, In-suite W&D, fireplace, 5 app and freshly painted and new carpets. 1 blk to King George Sky train & Mall, Sec. Under Ground Parking.

Not So Great Ad But your not paying for it So who cares.

CROSSROADS We got a great thing going on.

To view-call The Manager @ 604-580-0520

604-596-9588 FLEETWOOD 2540 sq.ft., granite counters, 7100 sq.ft. lot, double garage, 4 bdrms & 3 baths. $515,000 firm. 604-727-9240


WHITE ROCK. Large 1 or 2 bdrm newly remod, new carpets/paint. Start @ $650. Quiet & clean. Close to beach & shops. Avail now. N/S. Incl heat & hot water. 604-900-1092


WE BUY HOUSES! Older House • Damaged House Moving • Estate Sale • Just Want Out • Behind on Payments Quick Cash! • Flexible Terms! CALL US FIRST! 604-626-9647



709 COMMERCIAL/INDUSTRIAL S. SURREY. Warehouse, approx 1800 sf. 220 wiring, 3 -14’ doors, gated. Suitable for storage. Avl. August 1. $1500/m. Call 604-835-6000



Full bsmts allowed. (604)244-1112





Lovely 2 bdrm with 2 full baths in Quiet building. In-suite laundry

Secured underground parking.

Ph: 604-596-5671 Cell: 604-220-8696

SURREY Central. 3 bdrms, nr schls & all amens. On well kept property. No pets. Phone 604-589-0093. SURREY, N. River Rd 1200 s/f 3 bdrms, 1.5 baths, w/d, Avail now. Quiet/Responsible. NO pets/party. NO drinking/drugs. 604-951-8950



NEWTON MOBILE HOME PARK. 2 Large RV Pads available for mobile home. Call 604-597-4787.

Regency Park Gardens Large 1 & 2 bedroom units Rent from $725.00/mo.

New 2bdrm, 2bath in nice Surrey park. Home $119,900. Pad rent $570/mo. Pet ok. 604-830-1960.

Phone: 604-581-8332 & 604-585-0063


Difficulty Making Payments? No Equity? Penalty? Expired Listing? We Take Over Payments! No Fees! / 604-786-4663


10620 - 150th St. Surrey Updated unit, new floors/cabinets Community Building with pool. 3 LARGE BEDROOMS. Properly priced at $255K. Quite area, but close to all amens. Shannon - Sutton 604-309-0537




BOLIVAR HTS. 14067 Antrim Ave. (Nr 140 St/110 Ave.) 5/bdrm house. 2 bthrms. 3 level split. Very big yard. Workshop. $1550+util. Avail now 778-882-7378, 778-565-4558.


GUILDFORD GARDENS 1 bdrm. from 2 bdrm. from

$700 $875


To Arrange a Viewing Call Grace

604.319.7514 CEDAR APTS $50 off/month for the first year Quiet community living next to Guildford Mall. Clean 1 & 2 bdrm suites (some w/ensuites) Cable, heat & hot water included. Walk Score = 92


CLOVERDALE 2bdr - $930 1 bdr $780: Rent inc heat & hot water. N/P. 604-576-1465 / 604-612-1960 CLOVERDALE APTS. 1 & 2/bdrms, incl heat, HW & parking in rent. $750/mo. & $900/mo. COIN laundry. Call 604-576-8230.



CLOVERDALE. 2 bdrm ste $750 incl all utils. No lndry. N/P. July 1. 604-807-9017 or 604-576-1112, CLOVERDALE BASEMENT suite for Rent - 3 Bedrooms with 2 Full Washrooms, Laundry and Utilities included, Walking distance to Shopping mall - Transit - Golf course Athletics park and School. No Pets, No Smoking or Alcohol. For Details call: (604) 617-2368 or (604) 551-4080 CLOVERDALE Hilltop. Large 2 bdrm grnd lvl, priv ent, gas f/p, shrd W/D, suits mature profs. N/P N/S. $850/mo +1/3 utils. Avail Aug 1st. Call 604-574-4428 CLOVERDALE New 1bdrm. Inc util. n/s. n/p. No lndry. $600/mo. Avl now. 604-753-9359, 778-574-6431 FLEETWOOD 2 bdrm gr/lvl ste nr schls/shops. $725 incl. utils. Avail Now NS/NP/no lndry. 604-582-0382 FLEETWOOD 82/156 new lrg 1 bd $600/mo incl basic cable/hydro. Nr amens, NP/NS. Now 778-233-1498

• Autos • Trucks • Equipment Removal FREE TOWING 7 days/wk. We pay Up To $500 CA$H Rick Goodchild 604.551.9022

GUILDFORD: 2 Bdrm bsmt ste, nr school & bus. July 1st. $750/mo incl hydro. N/S, N/P. 778-895-0566.



N.DELTA, priv. 1400 sf, 2 bdrm, 2 storey T.H. 5 appls, 1.5 baths, f/p, 2 car prk, fncd b.yrd, nr schl, shops, bus, NS, Small pet negotiable. Refs. $1,000 + utils. Avail now. 604-591-1321, cell 604-338-2014 SURREY, 65/135 St. 4 Bdrm T/H $1030/mo. Quiet family complex, no pets, washer/dryer incl. Call: 604596-1099



A1 AUTO LOANS. Good, Bad or No Credit - No problem. We help with rebuilding credit & also offer a first time buyer program. Call 1-855-957-7755.

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N.Delta 78/117, 1 bdrm brand new ste, all utils & ldry incl. $700/mo. NS/NP. Avail now. 778-773-5772

N.DELTA Very clean 2/bdrm ground floor suite. Cl to school & bus stop. Incl laund & hydro. N/S, N/P. $850/mo. Aug1. 778-552-8786


PARKSIDE APARTMENTS 1 Bdrm. $715.00 2 Bdrm. $825.00 • Close to Skytrain, Sry. Central Mall, & SFU Sry. Campus • 24 Hour On-site Management PETS ALLOWED • Minutes Walk To Park, High School & Elementary School

Heat & Hot Water Included “Part of the Crime Free Multi-Housing Program”

To Arrange a Viewing Call Joyce at 604-319-7517

SUNNY WHITE ROCK Great Location Amid Sea & Shops

CLOVERDALE: Kolumbia Garden* 17719 58A Ave. Reno’d Spacious 2 bdrm. with laminate flooring, large closet room & balcony. Near transit & shops. No pets. Ref’s req’d. Call: 778-789-3007.

1 Bdrm Suite - Avail Now Incl heat, h.water, sec u/g pkng & SWIMMING POOL

SOMERSET GARDENS (S. Sry) Family housing, 1851 Southmere Crescent E. 2 bdrm apt. $880/mo. incl. heat. Pet friendly, near all amenities. Community garden. 604-451-6676

Call 778-908-3714

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On April 27, 2012, at the 10600 block of King George Boulevard, Surrey, B.C., Peace Officer(s) of the Surrey RCMP seized, at the time indicated, the subject property, described as: $820.00 CAD, on or about 20:00 Hours, and $22.11 CAD, on or about 20:00 Hours. The subject property was seized because there was evidence that the subject property had been obtained by the commission of an offence (or offences) under section 5(2) (Possession for purpose of trafficking) of the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act of Canada. Notice is hereby given that the subject property, CFO file Number: 2013-1471, is subject to forfeiture under Part 3.1 of the CFA and will be forfeited to the Government for disposal by

Surrey, 14295 71A Ave. Avail now or Aug 1. Ground level wheel chair access 2 bdrm. Newly Reno 1250. Sq ft no pets $850 + utilities 5 app 604-583-6844 SURREY 148/84. 2bdrm grd lvl ste, Nr schl,bus,shops. No cable/laund. N/P. $775 incl utils. 778-823-1200. SURREY: 76/152, beautiful 2 bdrm ste on golf course. New paint & flr incl util/cbl. NP/NS. (604)339-8729 SURREY 82/167A. Bright new 2 bdrm, shared laundry. NS/NP. Avail now. $700 incl utils. 604-808-7059.

LANGLEY 190/61, 2 bdrm 2 bath hse lge yard, garden shed, carport, $1400/mo. Susan 604-805-0579

SURREY Chimney Hill. 2 Bdr G/L ste, nr amens, avail now. $650 incl hydro. 604-782-2016 / 592-9947

N. DELTA 7551 120th St. Beautiful 5 Bdrm house on 3 lvls, full bsmt has 2 more rooms, large fenced yard, near all amens/transit. Avail now. $1500/mo. Call 604-590-8123.

SURREY Panorama. 147/56 A Ave. In Brand New House: *1 bdrm suite $700 & *2 bdrm suite $900. Incl utils/laund. Nr all amens & Hwy 10. Avail July 15, ns/np. 604-765-7865

NEWTON 2 BR suite. ns/np No W/D. All utilities incl except cable. $590/mo July 1. 778-885-4899.

SURREY, SCOTT Rd/64. 1 Bdrm grnd lvl ste, very clean, avail immed N/S, N/P. Call: (604)591-6429

SURREY 187/90 4 bdrm house with 1 bdrm side suite on 5 acres with barn. Newly reno’d, avail July 1. $2500/mo. Call 604-723-9700.

WHITE ROCK Thrift Ave. 1 bdrm grnd suite views lovely backyard. Ideal for one person. $900 incl util, Sat TV, shared w/d. N/P, N/S July 1. 604-357-3650.

SURREY Central 3 bdrm rancher near schools, shops & bus. Avail now $1200/mo. 604-594-6302



LINDA VISTA Motel Luxury Rooms w/cable, a/c & kitchens. 6498 King George Hwy. Mthly, Wkly & Daily Specials. 604-591-1171. Canadian Inn 6528 K.G.Hwy. 604-594-0010



2 bdrm bsmt $850/mth or 3 bdrm bsmt $1150/mth in Fleetwd. Close to all amenities. Satellite TV incl. Util incl. N/S, No pets. Avail Immed (604)582-8913 or (604) 616-4477 BEAR CREEK 139/89, 2 or 3 bdrm nr all amen, new appl, alarm, ldry Ns/np 604-861-4764, 604-841-4764 Bolivar Heights, 1 bdrm, granite countertop, heated flrs $700 incl util. NS/NP July 1. 604-657-5011 Chimney Heights 2 bdrm very clean $750 incl util/cbl/net No ldry, drugs NS/NP Avail now. 604-765-8497

751 1.877.810.8649

821 CARS - SPORTS & IMPORTS 2005 HONDA CIVIC white,69K, 2dr 5/spd, a/c, c/d, p/l, p/s, p/b, spoiler, new tires, $4900. 604-502-9912.


N.Delta 73/116, 3 bdrm newly reno’d ste, 2 bath, 4 appl, avail July 1. 604-690-4450, 604-290-4072


SURREY 2bdrm bsmt suite $750/m + 1/4 utils. Nr skytrain station, Surrey Place Mall, elem & high schools. Avail now. (604)727-2525.



EPSOM DOWNS 13699 76 Ave. 3 bdrm T/H with w/d hookup, car port $1040/m. Close to all amen’s, schools & transit. Call Now! 604-451-6676 SURREY 174/57 Ave. 2 bdrm townhouse $900, quiet family complex, no pets, call 604-576-9969



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be forfeited to the Government for disposal by the Director of Civil Forfeiture unless a notice of dispute is filed with the Director within the time period set out in this notice. A notice of dispute may be filed by a person who claims to have an interest in all or part of the subject property. The notice of dispute must be filed within 60 days of the date upon which this notice is first published. You may obtain the form of a notice of dispute, which must meet the requirements of Section 14.07 of the CFA, from the Director’s website, accessible online at civilforfeiture. The notice must be in writing, signed in the presence of a lawyer or notary public, and mailed to the Civil Forfeiture Office, PO Box 9234 Station Provincial Government, Victoria, B.C. V8W 9J1.

In the Matter of Part 3.1 (Administrative Forfeiture) of the Civil Forfeiture Act [SBC 2005, C. 29] the CFA NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT: DL# 7557

SURREY, 14211-61A Ave. Newer 2 bdrm bsmt suite, full bath, ns/np, Nr schools. $750/mo inc util & lndry. No cbl, internet. 604-501-9582

. Hugh & McKinnon Rentals 604-541-5244

2006 DURANGO SLT. Local vehicle, fully loaded, 7 passenger, 3rd row seating, exc condition, dealership maintained, 150K, original owner, black with grey leather int. Asking $12,000/obo Call Jim 604-218-8850 or email:

On March 20, 2013, at the 5600 block of Sundale Grove, Surrey, B.C., Peace Officer(s) of the Surrey RCMP seized, at the time indicated, the subject property, described as a 2009 Honda Odyssey BCL: 248 TGS; VIN: 5FNRL38719B057744 , on or about 13:00 Hours. The subject property was seized because there was a warrant authorized by the court pursuant to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act of Canada to seize evidence in respect of an offence (or offences) under section 7(1) (Production of substance) of the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act of Canada (CDSA) and was therefore offencerelated property pursuant to section 11 (Search, seizure and detention) of the CDSA. Notice is hereby given that the subject property, CFO file Number: 2013-1609, is subject to forfeiture under Part 3.1 of the CFA and will

AUTO CREDIT - Guaranteed Auto Loan. Apply at: uapplyudrive.CA or Call toll free 1.877.680.1231

SURREY 134/90 spac. a/grnd. 1 bdrm. Incl. lndry, int. & hydro. Avail. now. $575 mo. N/S. (604)781-4099

Please call Al at 604-589-1167 for viewing.

Executor of the Estate of David

In the Matter of Part 3.1 (Administrative Forfeiture) of the Civil Forfeiture Act [SBC 2005, C. 29] the CFA NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT:

NEWTON. Two large 2 bdrm suites avail now. NS/NP. Lndry avail, rent neg. Incl utils. 604-773-0355.

Nice, clean and quiet 1 & 2 bdrms W/d in some suites Walk to Guilford Mall Close to transit and schools Upgraded, condo style suites Exterior fully upgraded, new windows & balconies On site manager

Christopher Lucas,

N.DELTA 112/84. Newer lrg clean 2 bdrm grnd lvl, ns/np avail July 15th. $700. Call after 4pm 778-834-9131

NEWTON. Gr. level 1-bdrm bsmt ste. Avail. immed. $600 incl. hydro & cable. N/p. (604)760-4585.


1995 JEEP GRAND Cherokee, 5.2 litre, fully loaded, 250 kms. A/C, aircared. $1900. (604)230-4790

GUILDFORD nr 99/159 2 bdrm above grnd ste, NS. Avail now. $750 incl utils & ldry. 604-725-9714

NEWTON, 68/144, 3 Bdrm G/L, 2 bths, ldry. NS/NP $1050 incl utl Cls to ament Aug1-15. 604-786-6078.

SURREY CENTRAL. BACHELOR suite, $575. Avail July 1. N/P. Call: 778-317-5323 or 604-916-2906.


Creditors and others having claims against the estate of DAVID JAMES PRESSON, are hereby notified under section 38 of the Trustee Act that particulars of their claims should be sent to the EXECUTOR c/o MacCALLUM LAW GROUP LLP, Lawyers, 6345 197th St. Langley, BC, on or before July 12, 2013, after which date the EXECUTOR will distribute the estate among the parties entitled to it, having regard to the claims of which the EXECUTOR then has notice.


FLEETWOOD clean, bright, grnd lvl 2 bdrm suite, lots of st pkrg, NS/NP, $650/mo. No lndry. 604-209-5675. FRASER HTS, 165/108A Ave. Large 2/bdrm, 1/2 furn. No cable, n/p, n/s. $850/mo. incl util. Avail now. (604)230-4790

Notice to Creditors and Others Re: The estate of DAVID JAMES PRESSON, deceased, formerly of 869 Ferndale Street, Oshawa, ON L1J 5L8.


SURREY 75/120A St. 2 Bdrm $960 + $40 cable. 3 Bdrm $1080. Quiet family complex, no pets, call 604501-0505


AAA SCRAP CAR REMOVAL Minimum $150 cash for full size vehicles, any cond. 604-518-3673

Newton 2bdr quiet family home Nr ament New paint lam flr $675 incl cbl/util N/S no ldry 604-773-8156

Office: 7121 - 133B St. Surrey 604-596-0916


Heat & Hot Water Included


NEWTON. 1 bdrm grnd lvl. $550/mo. incl util. No lndry, no cble. Nr schools. Avl now. 604-572-0449.

• 24 Hour On-site Management

• Minutes Walk To Elementary School & Guildford Mall



NEWTON 152/72, Lrg 2-3 bdrm, 1.5 bths, $1150 inc hydro, cbl, laund. Avl now, n/s, no drugs. Also 1 bd shared for fem & 5 Bdr (4600 s/f) upper lvl avail. 604-715-2431.





CHIMNEY HTS. Extra large 1 bdrm. Sep kitchen. NS/NP. $590/mo incl utils/net. Now. 604-598-1010

NEWTON 148/71 Ave. 2 Bdr bsmt suite, avail now. NS/NP. $650/mo incl utils/cable. Call 604-618-2973.

* Large 2 & 3 Bdrm Apartments * Insuite w/d, stove, fridge, d/w * 3 floor levels inside suite * Wood burning fireplace * Private roof top patio * Walk to shops. Near park, pool, playground * Elementary school on block * Clubhouse, tennis court * On site security. Sorry no pets

LARGEST TOWNHOME in Lincoln’s Gate





LARGE Log House +84 acr, Sussex NB, $199,000. 506-653-1374




2 hr. Service (604)209-2026

the Director of Civil Forfeiture unless a notice of dispute is filed with the Director within the time period set out in this notice. A notice of dispute may be filed by a person who claims to have an interest in all or part of the subject property. The notice of dispute must be filed within 60 days of the date upon which this notice is first published. You may obtain the form of a notice of dispute, which must meet the requirements of Section 14.07 of the CFA, from the Director’s website, accessible online at civilforfeiture. The notice must be in writing, signed in the presence of a lawyer or notary public, and mailed to the Civil Forfeiture Office, PO Box 9234 Station Provincial Government, Victoria, B.C. V8W 9J1.

In the Matter of Part 3.1 (Administrative Forfeiture) of the Civil Forfeiture Act [SBC 2005, C. 29] the CFA NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT: On May 15, 2013, at the 16400 block of 18th Avenue, Surrey, B.C., Peace Officer(s) of the Surrey RCMP seized, at the time indicated, the subject property, described as: a 1994 Chevrolet C/K 2500, VIN: 2GCFK29K3R1195193, on or about 08:19 Hours. The subject property was seized because there was evidence that the subject property had been obtained by the commission of an offence (or offences) under section 354(1) (Possession of property obtained by crime) of the Criminal Code of Canada. Notice is hereby given that the subject property, CFO file Number: 2013-1620, is subject to forfeiture under Part 3.1 of the CFA and will be forfeited to the Government for disposal by the Director of Civil Forfeiture

unless a notice of dispute is filed with the Director within the time period set out in this notice. A notice of dispute may be filed by a person who claims to have an interest in all or part of the subject property. The notice of dispute must be filed within 60 days of the date upon which this notice is first published. You may obtain the form of a notice of dispute, which must meet the requirements of Section 14.07 of the CFA, from the Director’s website, accessible online at www. The notice must be in writing, signed in the presence of a lawyer or notary public, and mailed to the Civil Forfeiture Office, PO Box 9234 Station Provincial Government, Victoria, B.C. V8W 9J1.

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July 02, 2013 edition of the Surrey North Delta Leader