Fox to be added to Walk of Fame on Saturday
Port Coquitlam hero Terry Fox will be one of eight Canadians inducted into the country’s Walk of Fame tomorrow. The unveiling Saturday will happen at the corner ofYonge and Queen streets in Toronto before Rolly and Darrell Fox — Terry’s father and brother — and Doug Alward and Bill Vigars.
Alward was Terry’s best friend at PoCo high school and joined him on his Marathon of Hope in 1980; Vigars was the Canadian Cancer Society representative who promoted Terry’s epic cross-country journey to raise money for cancer research. It will be the first time in more than 30 years
that Darrell Fox, who was also part of the Marathon of Hope, Alward and Vigars have been together, according to the Terry Fox Foundation. The other 2013 Walk of Fame inductees are Bob Ezrin (music producer); Victor Garber (actor); Craig and Marc Kielburger (human
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The Cops for Cancer team, including Coquitlam paramedic Bob Lee (right) and CTV News anchor Mike Killeen (yellow jacket) along with a large contingent of police officers, departed from Scott Creek middle school in Coquitlam Wednesday. The group of 24 riders will spend the next nine days traveling 900 km to raise money to beat childhood cancer. Several Tri-City residents are on the team, including Vancouver Police Department Const. Karma Cosmacini, and Coquitlam RCMP constables Marc Cormier, Michael Murray, Michelle Luca and Olivier Theoret as well as B.C. Sheriffs deputy Raj Dhaliwal. To donate money, go to www.copsforcancerbc.ca.
Farnworth considers run for NDP top job By Gary McKenna and Tom Fletcher THE TRI-CITY NEWS
Port Coquitlam MLA Mike Farnworth said he is considering seeking his party’s leadership nomination for a second time after current NDP chief Adrian Dix announced Wednesday he will resign. see DIX, page 13
CUPE deal to cost $1M Workers deserve raise after 4 years without: Hyndes By Diane Strandberg THE TRI-CITY NEWS
A tentative provincewide deal for a two-year contract for CUPE support workers could cost School District 43 just
under $1 million a year. B u t c h a i r Melissa Hyndes says the HYNDES clerks, custodians and special education assistants deserve the raise if the deal is approved. The tentative deal an-
nounced Thursday between the BC Public School Employers’ Association and CUPE BC narrowly averted a strike that could have started as soon as Monday. The agreement provides a 1% increase effective July 1, 2013, 2% on Feb. 1, 2014 and 0.5% on May 1, 2014. The deal — which would begin retroactively on July 1, 2012 — is set to
expire on June 30, 2014. Hyndes said the district has been told it will have to find $984,000 within its budget to cover the wage increases in 2012/’14 — a stretch after $12.1 million in cuts were already made. “I can’t say it’s not going to involve more cuts next season, this is not a one-time thing,” Hyndes said. But she said the CUPE
should have received a raise after going four years with no wage hikes. “I firmly believe our employees deserve a wage increase, they’ve earned a wage increase,” she said.“The government should have funded it, though; it should not be on the backs of school districts.” see CUPE, page 3
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Parents, learn to deal with social media expert will offer info on kids and social media By Diane Strandberg The Tri-CiTy News
A leading expert on childhood trauma who trains crisis response teams across North America is coming to School District 43 next week to talk about how
children are affected by social media and how to parent them through it. Kevin Cameron, who has been a consultant
and expert in traumatic incidents ranging from the Columbine school shooting to last year’s Sandy Hook massacre, will speak Thursday, Sept. 26 at Westwood Community Church. The free session runs from 7 to 9 p.m. and is the first of a series of three events being presented by School District 43, the Ministry of Education and other partners in the district’s Safe Schools
Task Force. Summit middle school principal Cindi Seddon said the presentation will be an opportunity for parents to learn more about social media and the influence it is having on young people, as well as strategies to manage it. “He’ll be speaking on parenting in the 21st century and why family is the only sure defence to protect children,” said
Seddon, an expert on bullying and a member of the Safe School’s Task Force. Some of the topics might be difficult, with Cameron speaking about strategies for supporting children that developed through his experience with high-profile suicides and violent incidents. But Seddon said his advice will help parents deal with important issues arising out of kids’
use of social media such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat, and the internet generally. Cameron, who is a director with the Canadian Centre for Threat Assessment and Trauma Response, helped develop the Traumatic Event Systems model, on behalf of the Alberta government in the wake of the Columbine school shooting in 1999. He is
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Tri-City News reader James Putnam, aware of issues around bears in the community, snapped this photo during a bike ride earlier this month on the Traboulay PoCo Trail near Deboville Slough. “All of a sudden,” he wrote, “about four feet beside me was this bear staring at me from the bush. I rode by quite shocked and, as I had my camera around my neck, I stopped a safe distance away and shot this with my zoom lens. The lady running in the background just kept coming — she didn’t seem the least bit concerned. I guess some of us are getting quite used to seeing bears.”
According to CUPE BC president Mark Hancock, the deal was reached without CUPE having to make any concessions. “CUPE BC’s 27,000 education workers are vital to keeping our schools clean, safe and inclusive,” Hancock said in a statement. “I want to thank all 85,000 of our members across the province. It’s only because we held together that we were able to negotiate a fair and reasonable contract, despite demands for concessions from the government.” He also thanked the BC Teachers’ Federation for its support. Both sides have yet to ratify the deal but CUPE is recommending it to locals, which also have issues to discus in negotiations with individual school districts. Meanwhile, talks between the province and the BCTF are expected to resume in October. SD43’s Hyndes said that agreement is expected to be funded from provincial coffers, not from existing school funding. firstname.lastname@example.org
SAR looks for those who want to help, outside Tech volunteers are also needed By Jason Roessle The Tri-CiTy News
Do you have a love of the backcountry unequalled except by your dedication to serving your community? Coquitlam Search and Rescue might have the opportunity for you. The volunteer-run organization is in the midst of a recruitment drive
and will be hosting an information session next Wednesday, Sept. 25, 7 p.m., in Coquitlam council chambers. Michael Coyle, who has been involved with SAR for more than a decade, said new volunteers are trained to do what is needed but they’ll need to already have an enthusiastic appreciation for the outdoors and good community spirit. The software engineer added that prospective members need to know
how to work within a structure and how to be a team player. “That and a whole lot of common sense,” he said with a laugh. Volunteers should also be physically fit and ideally, live in the Tri-Cities. Another important factor is daytime availability, especially being able to leave work. “[SAR] isn’t so much a spare time thing, as a ‘we need you right now,’”he added. Members train every Tuesday night and one
In order to qualify to be a Coquitlam Search and Rescue volunteer, you must: • be more than 16 years old; • able to pass a criminal record check; • have a valid B.C. driver’s licence; • have a reliable vehicle. weekend a month, and the average SAR member spends between 80 and 100 hours on basic ground search and rescue before being field certified, Coyle explained.
Additional courses in rope and avalanche rescue are offered later. New this year, SAR is asking for people who wish to work in a support role for the team, in
areas such as fundraising, administration or information technology; those roles are currently split amongst the membership. Coyle said SAR creates some unique opportunity for people interested in the IT end of things. “It’s not just your normal office kind of work,” he said. “There’s mobile communications, new radio over internet and live satellite tracking. We’re always applying technology in new and
inventive ways.” Volunteers respond to an average of 35 calls for service each year, ranging from locating lost hikers in the backcountry, to urban search and rescue for missing senior citizens, and even the odd assistance to the RCMP for evidence search. Between calls and training, SAR members donate about 300 hours of time annually. For more information visit coquitlam-sar.bc.ca. email@example.com
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Lot 127, Plan Lms3199, District Lot 190, New West District
02003-771 205-400 Klahanie Dr
Lot 71, Plan Bcs1961, District Lot 190, New West District Group 1, & Dl 233, 235.
02004-102 Ch-02-651 Nootka Way
Lot 2, Plan Bcs2804, District Lot 233, New West District Group 1, Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form V.
02004-130 607-651 Nootka Way
Lot 30, Plan Bcs2804, District Lot 233, New West District Group 1, Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form V.
02004-149 901-651 Nootka Way
Lot 49, Plan Bcs2804, District Lot 233, New West District Group 1, Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form V.
02004-273 2801-651 Nootka Way
Lot 173, Plan Bcs2804, District Lot 233, New West District Group 1, Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form V.
02004-317 208-701 Klahanie Dr
Lot 17, Plan Bcs3438, District Lot 233, New West District Group 1, Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form V.
02004-451 1709-660 Nootka Way
Lot 151, Plan Bcs3438, District Lot 233, New West District Group 1, Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form V.
02004-459 1809-660 Nootka Way
Lot 159, Plan Bcs3438, District Lot 233, New West District Group 1, Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form V.
02004-503 2505-660 Nootka Way
Lot 203, Plan Bcs3438, District Lot 233, New West District Group 1, Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form V.
03145-001 2524 St Johns St
Lot B, Plan 78768, District Lot 210, New West District
04187-023 71-2002 St Johns St
Lot 23, Plan Nws378, District Lot 202, New West District
05497-019 18-1560 Prince St
Lot 18, Plan Lms76, District Lot 203, New West District Phase 3 Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form 1 Or V, As Appropriate.
05574-222 68 Shoreline Cir
Lot 22, Plan Lms2243, District Lot 203, New West District Group 1, & Dl 268 Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form 1.
08434-000 202 Moray St
Lot 154, Plan 45114, District Lot 233, New West District
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Lot 31, Plan Bcs2460, District Lot 233, New West District Group 1.
08560-042 69-101 Fraser St
Lot 42, Plan Bcs2460, District Lot 233, New West District Group 1.
08560-063 61-101 Fraser St
Lot 63, Plan Bcs2460, District Lot 233, New West District Group 1.
08673-205 205-110 Brew St
Lot 5, Plan Bcs2972, District Lot 233, New West District Group 1, Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form V.
08675-137 1902-400 Capilano Rd
Lot 137, Plan Bcs3224, District Lot 233, New West District Group 1, Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form V.
08675-153 2009-400 Capilano Rd
Lot 153, Plan Bcs3224, District Lot 233, New West District Group 1, Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form V.
08675-156 2103-400 Capilano Rd
Lot 156, Plan Bcs3224, District Lot 233, New West District Group 1, Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form V.
09130-000 131-200 Westhill Pl
Lot 30, Plan Nws185, District Lot 268, New West District Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form 1 Or V, As Appropriate.
10206-000 472 Beatrice St Lane
Lot 1, Block 37, Plan 2589, District Lot 347, New West District
10514-103 103-301 Maude Rd
Lot 3, Plan Lms2188, New West District District Lot 191&347&470, Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form 1 Or V, As Appropriate.
10516-075 122 Cedarwood Dr
Lot 75, Plan Lmp19528, District Lot 348, New West District
10518-630 44-2000 Panorama Dr
Lot Sl30, Plan Bcs405, District Lot 228, New West District, Section 16, Township 39
10519-086 76-15 Forest Park Way
Lot 76, Plan Lms4272, District Lot 228, New West District, Section 16, Township 39
10519-109 5 Creekstone Pl
Lot 8, Plan 74252, District Lot 347, New West District
10519-523 1 Deerwood Pl
Lot 109, Plan 81840, District Lot 347, New West District
11001-704 134-101 Parkside Dr
Lot 94, Plan Lms74, District Lot 349, New West District Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form 1 Or V, As Appropriate.
11543-000 P/Vac Mercier Rd
Lot 67, Block 11, Plan 2483, District Lot 349, New West District
11544-000 P/Vac Mercier Rd
Lot 68, Block 11, Plan 2483, District Lot 349, New West District
11545-000 P/Vac Mercier Rd
Lot 69, Block 11, Plan 2483, District Lot 349, New West District
11769-000 1/2-421 Campbell Rd
Lot 2, Plan 3237, District Lot 349, New West District
14167-000 2329 Henry St
Lot 6, Plan 15017, District Lot 376, New West District
14168-000 2331 Henry St
Lot 7, Plan 15017, District Lot 376, New West District
15072-001 935 Westmount Dr
Lot 1, Plan 83843, District Lot 377, New West District
15135-001 1007 Clarke Rd
Lot 1, Plan Nws13, District Lot 377, New West District Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form 1 Or V, As Appropriate.
15201-002 1904 Highview Pl
Lot 2, Plan Nws7, New West District District Lot 202&377.
16282-145 2-301 Afton Lane
Lot 145, Plan Nws971, District Lot 470, New West District
16285-018 236 Balmoral Pl
Lot 18, Plan Nws1808, District Lot 470, New West District Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form 1 Or V, As Appropriate.
16285-043 283 Balmoral Pl
Lot 43, Plan Nws1808, District Lot 470, New West District Group 1.
16290-669 1104-295 Guildford Way Lot 69, Plan Bcs2176, District Lot 470, New West District Group 1. 16291-128 314-260 Newport Dr
Lot 28, Plan Lms3067, New West District District Lot 191&470, Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form 1 Or V, As Appropriate.
16291-171 302-225 Newport Dr
Lot 71, Plan Lms3067, District Lot 191, New West District Group 1, & Dl 470; Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form 1.
16291-353 902-235 Guildford Way
Lot 53, Plan Bcs879, New West District District Lot 191&470, Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form 1 Or V, As Appropriate.
16295-118 497 Carlsen Pl
Lot 118, Plan Nws1809, District Lot 470, New West District Together With An Interest In The Common Property In Proportion To The Unit Entitlement Of The Strata Lot As Shown On Form 1 Or V, As Appropriate.
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A 6 4 - y e a r- o l d Coquitlam man suffering from Alzheimer’s disease has been reported missing and police are hoping the public can help provide information that leads to his whereabouts. Shin Noh was reported missing from the area of Lansdowne Drive and Guildford Way Wednesday afternoon after he did not return from a walk. Cpl. Jamie Chung said Noh is in good physical health and could easily travel long distances on foot. “He is able-bodied. He could walk anywhere
Shin Noh of Coquitlam (left) was last seen on Wednesday when he went out for a walk; he has Alzheimer’s. Alexander Pavlov was last seen on Tuesday. by now,” Chung said. “Because of his medical condition, we have deemed him a high risk.” Noh is described as an Asian male, 5’6” tall with an average build; he is clean shaven and has black hair, which is greying on the sides. When he left his house, he was wearing
a green and blue plaid shirt, dark green pants and a black New York Rangers ball cap. Anyone who has seen Noh is asked to call Coquitlam RCMP immediately at 604945-1550 and quote file number 2013-27945. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact
Noh is not the only man police are currently trying to track down. Alexander Pavlov, 23, went missing from his home on Tuesday and was last seen wearing grey sweat pants, a white Abbotsford Airshow T-shirt and brown shoes. He is described as a Caucasian male, 5’8” with a darker complexion. He has an average build, is clean shaven and has dark hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information about Pavlov’s current whereabouts is asked to call the Coquitlam RCMP at 604-945-1550. firstname.lastname@example.org
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R’view can have role in helping: New View Rec & mental wellness A Douglas College researcher and students in the college’s therapeutic recreation program will be studying the health and well-being of people living with mental illness. Funded by a $135,000Vancouver Foundation grant, Colleen Reid will be working on the twoyear research project with Open Door Group, which provides employment and job skills programs.The goals are to identify how people with mental health challenges experience community inclusion, health and well-being, and whether therapeutic recreation programs make a difference. As part of the project, Open Door Group clients will use cameras to document their daily living experiences. Peer researchers will then interview the clients about what the images mean to them.
of reasons that are not meeting individual’s mental health needs within our communities,” McDermott wrote. “The cost of not meeting the needs of these individuals and families is too high.” Other groups calling for more mental health services include local mayors and the Vancouver police chief.
The issue was expected to be raised at the Union of BC Municipalities convention this week.
• New View Society is celebrating its 40th anniversary. Yesterday, the group held an open house and official ceremony at its clubhouse at 2050 Mary Hill Rd. in PoCo.
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Another voice has been added to the chorus demanding the provincial government reopen Riverview Hospital — and this one has direct experience helping people with mental illness. The Port Coquitlambased New View Society, which provides housing, job skills training and recreational programs for people with mental health concerns, wants Riverview’s buildings and grounds to be reopened to provide services to people with mental health and addiction issues. In a letter, New View chair Irene McDermott said that while de-institutionalization was a welcome and essential step in the evolution of mental health services, there are gaps in community care that could be filled with new, creative programs and approaches developed in partnership with community agencies. “Gaps in service, however, exist for a variety
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an a homeless shelter ever be squeaky clean, guaranteed not to offend someone? That’s a question that could be raised after the closure of a temporary church-based homeless shelter that has helped hundreds of people get off the street. Although crime wasn’t an issue, some Port Coquitlam residents and businesses near the church where it was held last year thought the shelter overstayed its welcome. Was there a way to calm people’s fears and keep the shelter running? Possibly not, police say people’s fears about homeless people in their neighbourhoods was baseless but residents didn’t like seeing strangers, possibly homeless people, on their streets and were made uncomfortable by non-criminal, but still off-putting, behaviour. The fact is homelessness exists whether or not we provide people a warm and dry place to sleep. Now that the shelter is gone, we’ll find out what the real impact of homelessness is on the community. It will still be there, rest assured, even though we turn a blind eye.
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Can we keep summer going throughout the year? AS I SEE IT Chris Bryan
s a kid, I recall watching my dad swimming and floating on his back in the water. It was like an amazing magic trick. It seemed he could do it as long as he liked, just float there, gazing up at the sky. I would try and try but sink like a stone. On Labour Day, the last day of summer for many people, my wife and I were out with our boys at Crescent Beach. The day was hot, so I had a swim. The water was deliciously warm and I tried my dad’s trick. Eventually, I let go — mastering the knack of trying not to try — and felt a fantastic sensation as my head went back and my hips rose to the surface, almost of their own accord. My envy of my dad’s magic trick was justified: It felt fantastic. I could have stayed for hours. A day later, my short holiday was over and I went back to work and all that entails. We ush-
ered our oldest son to Grade 2 and the youngest into daycare. It was back to packing lunches, planning meals and signing up the kids for activities, skirting that fine line between enough “exposure”to new things and driving us all bonkers with a jammed schedule. For many of us, the first weeks of September are a time of excitement about new activities and projects but for me, there is trepidation about over-scheduling life and resenting it later. As life gets busy, carefree downtime evaporates. This past summer was one of my most enjoyable in years. The glorious stretch of sun helped, as did visits with family. A good summer can give you that sensation of floating. Life just seems so much simpler, easier than the rest of the year. The future, if your mind wanders that way, seems a quaint, imaginary place over the horizon. And when you’re on a holiday out of town, those feelings are magnified as you visit new places, enjoy the calm, the sun, the food, and wonder if it’s possible that life could always be thus.
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My wife and I gave the kids a break with their grandparents and spent the August long weekend in Montreal, where we walked, cycled, meandered, and ate and drank our way around a city that seemed created for enjoying life. Residents seemed to spend their days migrating from café to bistro to bar. Patios were jammed. We also spent a little time in the Gulf Islands this summer, swimming, exploring, reading and skipping stones. Life spent barefoot. It’s at times like this that people often muse about a“big change”in life. Could I live here? they ask. Sipping a bowl of coffee at 11 a.m. on a sidewalk patio, I wondered: Wouldn’t it be great to live in Montreal all the time? How about Gulf Island living? Maybe buy a boat, a kayak? Learn to sculpt or paint? Write crime novels? Browsing the local real estate listings is a common symptom of this state of mind. For most, it’s pure fantasy, a chance to briefly inhabit another life, if only in their mind.
The rational, left brain is put into neutral. That’s the boring side that, when the time comes, is only too happy to remind us that our heads are in the clouds. That we’re seeing life through a summer lens, a time when life everywhere is different. Come back to Montreal in December, it sneers, when that sidewalk patio is buried under freshly ploughed snow. And you think the Gulf Islands are peaceful now? Try January, when it’s as quiet as an abandoned mine shaft. But, hey, we all need to float a little sometimes. And when September returns and we get back to our routines, many of us wish we could just float a little longer. Who knows? Maybe, like my dad’s trick, with a little practice, it just might be possible. Chris Bryan is editor of the Burnaby and New Westminster NewsLeader, Black Press sister newspapers of The Tri-City News. firstname.lastname@example.org
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FACE TO FACE: Is Quebec’s ‘values charter’ un-Canadian or just political?
he Quebec government has of Rights and Freedoms says that all finally introduced details of its Canadians have the fundamental so-called values charter. freedom of conscience and religion. If the legislation ever passes, all To say that a Montreal-born public employees in that province Sikh doctor — who, because of would be barred from wearing overt his religious beliefs, is obliged to religious symbols in public instituwear a turban — cannot work in a tions. Judges, police officers, public public hospital unless he takes off school teachers and hospital workers his turban is a clear contravention wouldn’t be allowed to wear turbans, of Section 2a. It’s discrimination head scarves, veils, kippas and large to say that a woman who wears a crosses. head scarf cannot work as a nurse, a I think my colleague opposite and teacher or a judge just because she I agree that this is a political mawon’t take it off. noeuvre by Quebec Premier Pauline Essentially, the Quebec governMarois.The policy has helped her ment is giving an advantage to minority government gain some individuals who practise faiths that popularity — particularly with the are less visible and disadvantaging Francophones. It also creates a religious minorities. wedge issue between Quebec and If the law passes, I hope the the rest of Canada that could help the Stephen Harper government makes sovereigntists in a future referendum. good on its promise to challenge it But what if she wins in the Supreme Court that elusive majority? of Canada. Religious Does anybody really leaders with whom I think Premier Marois have spoken in Quebec You can comment on won’t try to pass her say they’ll take this any story you read at www.tricitynews.com secularization plan? fight to the United I understand that Nations if they have to. there is a sentiment out And if it passes, I there that immigrants to Canada hope Canadians — of all faiths should assimilate with regard to — across the country join our brothlanguage and culture.To a certain ers and sisters in Quebec in protest. extent, I agree. In my opinion, Quebec’s charter is But religion is a far different issue. a none-too-subtle form of racism that Section 2(a) of Canada’s Charter should never be allowed Canada.
“It’s discrimination to say that a woman who wears a head scarf cannot work as a nurse, a teacher or a judge just because she won’t take it off.” Andy Radia
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ure, Quebec Premier Pauline Marois’ proposed ban on religious garb and symbols is an electoral stunt. Yes, it’s a political move to solidify the support of her Parti Québécois political base: Quebec sovereigntists (who love to antagonize English Canada), post-Catholic secularists and a strong feminist presence that sees face covering more as a symbol of the subjugation of women than the love of God. So it’s political — we hate it.There goes Quebec again. But let’s not throw the baby out with the crucifix. If all we do is pile on Quebec for its intolerance, we ignore the question this legislation raises: To what degree do we accept religious expression in our public service and institutions? Perhaps our hysterical defence of religious freedom might soon redefine a blood transfusion as a procedure to be administered only if the doctor has no religious objection. There is constant secular slippage in Canada, from the government’s “Office of Religious Freedom”to Prime Minster Stephen Harper ending his speeches with“God Bless Canada.” We might be wise to reinforce our belief in the separation of church and state rather than just rant about Quebecois religious intolerance.
It’s not too much to expect Canadian public servants to make personal religious allowances in deference to the majority. Many Christian doctors perform abortions, contrary to personal religious objection. Non-religious Canadians sing“God keep our land, glorious and free.” Non-Christian Canadians celebrate Christian holidays — including the story of Jesus. Yet it seems that Quebec has hit on unassailable religious traditions that cannot possibly be expected to make similar allowances in support of our secular state. Should a public servant be able to claim the religious freedom to wear a badge that says “I am an atheist” to work? Should a public employee be allowed to cover her face at work? What about representing God and Jesus as immortal beings in a public school? A crucifix in Quebec’s national assembly? I say no to all these questions, but that’s just me. The only thing worse than Quebec’s charter initiative is our refusal to discuss what a secular public service might look like to us. We’re quick and unanimous to condemn Quebec; I wish we were as quick and unanimous to defend the separation of church and state.
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Creativity, vision are key in planning for PoMo future The Editor, Re. “Second meeting needed for OCP draft discussion” (The Tri-City News, Sept. 13). “Disappointing” would be a kind description for the draft official community plan presented at last week’s Port Moody council meeting. After years of town hall meetings, design charrettes and open houses, we are little further ahead with a bold vision for Port Moody’s future with rapid transit than we were at
the outset. The conversation is centred far too much on limiting building heights and not enough on the quality of life. Newport Village and Suter Brook are the results of allowing private visioning in the past, so why are some still so preoccupied with foolishly imposing limited building heights? At this stage, I was really hoping to see a brave vision for Port Moody and not listening to what a certain proportion of
those responding to OCP questionnaires wanted. Comments from some of our elected officials referring to these questionnaires would lead me to believe that in the run-up to next year’s election, the real goal is a compromised outcome to maximize the number of votes. If this community is to make the most of the opportunities that the Evergreen Line offers — and that seems to be the main focus, which continues to neglect any eco-
nomic revitalization for the west of Port Moody — then mayor and council need to encourage exciting, high-quality urban design with more flexible development guidelines. Let’s challenge and allow the developers and architects to submit daring schemes that will accommodate future growth in compact, sustainable neighbourhoods where we can walk instead of drive to shop, work and play. John Grasty, Port Moody
Stop dumping your ‘stuff’ at Tri-City Transitions The Editor, In April, Tri-City Transitions Society partnered with SUCCESS to locate its A Chance to Choose youth employment program to the resource centre on the corner of Mary Hill Road and Kelly Avenue in Port Coquitlam. Program staff works very hard to teach young people employment skills and respect
for community, and helps them set their goals. Just about every morning when staff arrives at the resource centre, they find that someone has left a bag of clothing and other things lying outside of the Big Brothers Box rather than placing items inside. Through the evening, people walking by the location go through the bags and leave a mess
for program staff to pick up the next morning. We have had computer monitors, mattresses, bricks and other items dumped off by the locked garbage bin, which means that resources for programming get redirected to disposing of someone’s stuff. As well, someone is dumping their garbage in our garbage bins, so
by the end of the week our garbage can is full of someone else’s garbage. To add to the dumping of garbage, we have had garbage bins, hoses and sprinklers stolen. This is your community. Please help us teach youth respect for others property by respecting our facility. Carol Metz Murray, TriCity Transitions Society
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Farnworth, who finished second in the last leadership contest after losing on the third ballot by 677 votes, said he has been talking with friends and colleagues about whether he will enter the race. “I am giving it very serious consideration,” he told The Tri-City News on Thursday, the day after Dix’s announcement. “I am talking with my colleagues and members of the party and members of the public.” He said the next NDP leader will have to be able to “capture the hearts and minds” of voters in order for the party to be successful in keeping the BC Liberals from winning a fifth mandate. Farnworth added that the caucus is supportive of Dix’s decision and that the former leader will remain an asset to the party. “I think Adrian did the right thing,” he said. “He said after the election, he would take some time out to reflect and he made his decision in the interests of the party.”
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Adrian Dix (left) announced Wednesday he would step down as leader of the BC NDP next year. Port Coquitlam MLA Mike Farnworth (right) is considering whether to run for the job. If Farnworth does decide to run, he will likely have a lot of support in the Tri-Cities. On Wednesday, PoCo Mayor Greg Moore, who ran against Farnworth with the BC Liberals in 2005, posted a Facebook comment encouraging the NDP MLA to seek his party’s nomination. “I am not a NDP, BCL [BC Liberal], Cons [BC Conservative], Green or any other [provincial] party member,” he wrote. “But I hope Mike Farnworth runs for BCNDP leadership.”
Dix said Wednesday he intends to stay on as leader until next year, when party members hold a vote to replace him. He told a press conference in downtown Vancouver that the NDP’s loss to the BC Liberals in the May provincial election was his responsibility. “It has become clear to me that the best interests of our party mean that I need to step aside for a new leader who can lead us to victory in 2017,” Dix said. “It is my hope that a leadership vote can be
held by mid-2014 at the latest, though of course any final decision on timing will be made by the NDP.”
Dix said he intends to stay on as MLA for Vancouver-Kingsway and run for re-election there. The party has a convention scheduled for November, at which time his continued leadership will be considered, along with the overall direction of the party. Dix announced his intentions at a party caucus meeting before making his intentions public, and said his fellow NDP MLAs are “resolute and determined to keep the pressure on the government and hold them to account for their cynical campaign.”
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The Tri-Cities’ new federal ridings have yet to be officially re-jigged but the area’s two MPs have already made up their minds about where they will seek re-election in two years. T h i s w e e k , Po r t Moody-Westwood-Port Coquitlam Conservative MP James Moore — Canada’s industry minister and the party’s senior B.C. minister — confirmed he will run in the new riding of CoquitlamPort Coquitlam. That constituency will be made up of Coquitlam north of the Barnet and Lougheed highways as well as the city of Port Coquitlam. Also this week, current New Westminster-
Coquitlam NDP cently consulted MP Fin Donnelly with other MPs said he’ll seek and party and a seat in the riding officials, new riding of who agreed he Po r t M o o d y had “the stronCoquitlam in gest chance for 2015. re-election in DONNELLY That electoral Po r t M o o d y area includes Coquitlam” than the villages of in neighbouring Anmore and constituencies. Belcarra plus “It’s what makes the city of Port the most sense,” Moody and Donnelly said. Coquitlam south Burnabyof the Barnet and New West MP MOORE Lougheed highPeter Julian, the ways. national NDP Speaking with The Tri- caucus chair, told The City News on Wednesday, Tri-City News he hasn’t Donnelly, the NDP cau- decided if he’ll run in cus chair for B.C., said the New Westminsterhe doesn’t like the com- Burnaby East or Burnaby mission’s redistribution South riding. as it cuts out his part The new B.C. ridings of New Westminster, a are expected to become stronghold for the NDP. official this fall. email@example.com But Donnelly said he re-
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Public Hearing Notice MEETING Public Hearing WHEN Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 6:45pm WHERE Council Chambers, City Hall, 100 Newport Dr., Port Moody, B.C. SUBJECT RS3 ZONED PROPERTIES
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Port Moody Council is holding a Public Hearing to consider the following proposed bylaw: Proposed Bylaw: Zoning Bylaw Amendment Bylaw No. 217, 2013, No. 2964 Location: All One-Family Residential (RS3) zoned lots city-wide which are located: on Alderside Road; in several small subdivisions in the Heritage Mountain area; and on three lots on Union Street (see maps above and to right). Purpose: To clarify that in the RS3 zone the overall maximum building height is 8.0m (26ft) and a house may be three storeys. The clarification is needed because of a previous Zoning Bylaw amendment (No. 2919) that changed the definition of “storey” so that it was no longer clear that a house in the RS3 zone could have two floor levels over a basement. The subject bylaw would uphold the existing overall maximum building height of 8.0m (26ft) while ensuring the wording is consistent with the intended interpretation and the existing built form. If you believe your property is affected by this proposed bylaw, you can attend this meeting in person, or send a submission in writing. The City accepts written submissions up to the end of the Public Hearing. If you plan on sending your feedback ahead of time, email it to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax it to 604.469.4550 by 12 noon on Tuesday, September 24, 2013. Council will not receive any representations after the close of the Public Hearing. Review the proposed bylaw at the Development Services Department, City Hall, 100 Newport Drive, Port Moody, BC anytime between 8:30am and 5pm, Monday to Friday, excluding statutory holidays. Tim Savoie, MCIP, General Manager of Development Services
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PoMo talks OCP Sept. 23 Women Only! Council to talk on Monday, town hall meeting Sept. 30 By Jason Roessle The Tri-CiTy NewS
Port Moody council will be completing its chapter-by-chapter review of the official community plan (OCP) on Monday, Sept. 23. The thorough lookthrough of the munici-
pality’s main planning document began Sept. 10 in a four-hour meeting. A new meeting date had to be found before the final Sept. 30 town hall meeting where public input will be sought. The 231-page document provides overarching guidance to development decisions throughout the city. The expected impact of the Evergreen Line in the community has influenced several sec-
tions of the OCP, with specific mentions of transit-oriented development, which is a proposal to create denser neighbourhoods within a five- to 10-minute walk of Evergreen stations. The OCP contains 17 chapters on everything from the community vision and goals and overall land use strategy, to arts and culture and heritage conservations. There are also 15 maps that explore Port
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NOTICE OF 2013 TAX SALE
The annual tax sale will be held on Monday, September 30, 2013 at 10:00 in the Forenoon in the Council Chambers of the City of Coquitlam, 3000 Guildford Way, Coquitlam, B.C. The following properties will be offered for sale unless delinquent taxes with interest are paid prior to the sale, by cash, money order or certified cheque. Purchase of tax sale property is subject to tax under the Property Transfer Tax Act on the fair market value of the property. For further information, please contact the Revenue Services Department at 604-927-3050. The City of Coquitlam will appoint a person to bid at Tax Sale for the municipality.
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Wilson, Zarrillo, Towner declare intention to run Three more names are on the ballot for the Coquitlam council byelection next month. On Thursday, former Olympic wrestler Chris Wilson declared his candidacy for one of two open councillor jobs, saying he wants to be “a champion for our city.” Wilson, the execu-
tive director of MLA Doug Horne KidSport Tri-Cities in the riding of and past president Coquitlam-Burke of the Coquitlam Mountain. Sport Centre User Also in the byeAssociation, is lection race is busicampaigning for ness owner Bonita local jobs, afford- WIlson Zarrillo, who says able housing and she is focused on responsible development. building the local econThis past spring, Wilson omy, lobbying for more ran for the NDP against public transit and pushing
for fair property of the city’s arts taxes. and culture comA member mittee, Zarrillo of the Tri-Cities’ is completing a Chamber of management cerCommerce ecotificate in human nomic developresources. ment committee, ZarrIllo Teri Towner a vice-chair of the also announced parent advisory council at Thursday she will file her children’s school as nomination papers. The well as a former member special events officer for
Terry Fox Runs Share Family in Coquitlam and and Community Port Moody. Services, Towner The two counhas volunteered cil seats opened for many years, up after former including with councillors Linda District Parent Reimer and Selina Advisory Council, ToWner Robinson were for which she recently won the BCCPAC elected MLAs in May’s award for excellence in provincial election. email@example.com parent leadership, and the
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made its home there, with a circular fence marking the eagle’s home and keeping the public and construction away from the aerie. The playground and grass commons, located behind the Fremont Blue development off the Fremont Connector between Nicola and Dominion avenues, cost $4.5 million and the entire parcel of land for the park and intertidal area was worth $30 million. But Conwest principal Tony Marinelli said he believes the requirement from the city for habitat compensation is also a legacy for the company. “It compensates for all the water courses in the Dominion Triangle, not just ours,” Marinelli said. “What impresses us more is where it [the park] is located and how it connects to residential, industrial and retail.” The playground can be accessed from Nicola Place (an extension of Nicola Avenue), where there are 28 parking stalls. firstname.lastname@example.org
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A20 Friday, September 20, 2013, Tri-City News
Level it, or else, says city of PoCo The building is being called an ‘eyesore’ by Port Coquitlam’s Dan scoones By Gary McKenna The Tri-CiTy News
The owner of a dilapidated house on the banks of the Pitt River is being told that if he does not demolish the building and clean up the site, the city of Port Coquitlam will intervene. A high water surge knocked the structure off its supports in January 2010 and the city has since urged the property owner, Joe Carhoun, to take action. Dan Scoones, PoCo’s manager of bylaws, told The Tri-City News the building is an eyesore and a hazard. It’s a target for vandalism, he said, and people have been seen living in the building, which has on it a donot-occupy order. It is also “at risk of another high-water surge coming down and floating it away,” he added.
The city of Port Coquitlam is telling the owner of this home to demolish the structure and clean up the site, or it will. “Who knows where it could end up? It could damage other property. It could go out into the river and sink. There is a potential for damage.” Correspondence between Carhoun and the city dates back to 2010. He told staff on several occasions that he plans to develop the area and clean up the site but no action has been taken, according to a city report. “Staff believe that the owners will not take any action to demolish the building, remove the
debris and clean up the area unless forced to do so,”stated the document. Last week, the process for declaring the structure a nuisance property began at the city’s community safety committee meeting. A hearing has been scheduled for a council meeting next month that will give the property owner an opportunity to outline his plans for the building. If council decides to move forward with the remedial order, Carhoun will have 30 days to de-
molish the building and clean up the site. Failure to comply would open the door for the city to intervene and do the work at the owner’s expense, adding the costs to his annual property tax bill. Coun. Darrell Penner, the chair of the community safety committee, said it is unfortunate that the city may have to take action. “It is disappointing to have someone who doesn’t want to clean this up,” he said. “Nobody wants the government coming in and telling them what to do but, ultimately, there has to be someone who makes these decisions.” Carhoun, the former proprietor of the Wild Duck Inn, owns the property through a company called Pitt River Marina. When The TriCity News contacted the company, a man who answered the phone did not identify himself and quickly hung up. “I’ve got to hang up,” he said.“I will be meeting with them shortly on the matter.”
Spirit of Coquitlam Grant 2013 Calling all Non-Profit Groups and Community Organizations Applications are now being accepted for the 2013 Spirit of Coquitlam Grant The 2013 Spirit of Coquitlam Grant funds projects that contribute to a sense of community and a high quality of life for Coquitlam residents. Consideration is given to organizations and projects that engage in public art, festivals and events or new initiatives that align with the City’s strategic goals. Application Deadline: Monday, September 30, 2013, by 4:30 p.m. Submission:
NOTICE OF 2013 TAX SALE The City of Port Coquitlam’s annual Tax Sale will be held on Monday, September 30th, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at City Hall, 2580 Shaughnessy Street, Port Coquitlam, BC. The properties listed hereunder are presently subject to tax sale and will be offered for sale by public auction at the tax sale, unless the delinquent taxes with interest are paid prior to sale by cash, money order or certified cheque. Property transfers resulting from this sale are subject to tax under the Property Transfer Tax Act, on the fair market value of the property. In accordance with Section 406 of the Local Government Act, a person authorized by Council may bid for the City at the tax sale.
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THE THINGS-TO-DO GUIDE: PoCo honours city workers for centennial, reunion at IoCo church
Pro-D Day starts weekend By Janis Warren
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he weekend kicks off for Tri-City parents with a Pro-D Day on Friday but, not to fear, there’s plenty going on around town to keep the kids busy.
Friday, Sept. 20 MUNCHABLES
There are only a few weeks left for the Port Moody Farmers’ Market so load up on fresh fare and handcrafted goods outside the Port Moody recreation complex (300 Ioco Rd.) between 3 and 7 p.m.Visit makebakegrow.org.
Port Coquitlam’s Terry Fox Ravens open their regular season on home turf against the Rutland Voodoos at 5 p.m. at Town Centre Park (off Pinetree Way). Across town, the Centennial Centaurs challenge St. Thomas More Collegiate at the Coquitlam high school (570 Poirier St.) for their home opener.
A second Zumba session to raise money for The Next MOVEment will be held tonight in Port Moody. Sheila Alwell of the non-profit Dancing 4 a Change is hosting the event at Moody middle school (3115 St. John’s St.) at 7 p.m. to help women and children around the world who have been exploited and sold into the sex trade. Tickets are $15 through youniquenextmovement.eventbrite.ca/.
Saturday, Sept. 21 GET OUT SAFE
Learn how to make an escape plan for you and your family by taking part in a free emergency preparedness course offered by the city of Port Coquitlam. From 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., the city’s fire and emergency services will lead attendees through the four areas of staying safe. To register, call 604-927-5466.
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Meet at 9 a.m. at Noons Creek Hatchery (300 Ioco Rd., Port Moody) — with gloves and boots on — for the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup, a national program that’s being handled locally by the Port Moody Ecological Society. Also make sure to have three shopping bags to clean up the area around the hatchery and Shoreline Park.Visit shorelinecleanup.ca.
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Join the city of Port Coquitlam as it marks its 100th year by opening up its works yard to the public. The centennial event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. will be at the operations centre and Fire Hall #1 (1737 Broadway St.) and will showcase displays from all city departments including fire, RCMP, parks and engineering. Mayor Greg Moore will kick off the party at 10:20 a.m. Concession food will be provided by Terry Fox and Riverside secondaries. Visit portcoquitlam.ca for the line-up. Thanksgiving food drive, happening at Blue Mountain Park (975 King Albert Ave., by the picnic area) from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nonperishable donations are needed for the annual campaign that will be staged in 50 municipalities province-wide.Visit bctfooddrive.org.
Port Coquitlam’s Hope Lutheran Church school (3151York St.) will host a thrift sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. while its harvest fest runs from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at nearby McLean Park. The latter event will include entertainment, a Tumblebus, slides, bouncy castles, face painting and demonstrations by the Coquitlam Search and Rescue and Sun Hang Do Port Coquitlam. A BBQ lunch will also be for sale.
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Watch the Coquitlam Express Junior ‘A’ hockey club take on the Langley Rivermen at 7 p.m. at the Poirier Sports and Leisure Complex (633 Poirier St.).Visit coquitlamexpress.ca. Or, at 7:45 p.m., go to the Port Moody recreation complex (300 Ioco Rd.) to see the Port Moody Panthers Junior ‘B’ hockey team
contest Delta.Visit portmoodypanthers.com.
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Learn salsa, bachata and merengue steps from the Hot Salsa Dance Zone at the Evergreen Cultural Centre (1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam). The lesson starts at 7:30 p.m. with a dance party following until midnight. Cost is $10 at the door. No partner or experience is required.Visit hotsalsadancezone.com.
Sunday, Sept. 22 HALF MARATHON
Last weekend, it was the Terry Fox Hometown Run in Port Coquitlam. This Sunday, the city is hosting its annual Trail River Run at 8 a.m. for the half marathon, 10k and 5k events. Meet at Hyde Creek recreation centre (1379 Laurier St.) to register. Call 604782-5432 or visit trioevents.ca.
Gently used items — including kids’ cloth-
ing, baby accessories, toys and books — are up for grabs at the children’s swap meet, happening from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Poirier community centre (630 Poirier St., Coquitlam). Admission is free. Call 604-927-4386.
The Ioco Heritage United Church (1790 Ioco Rd.) in Port Moody marks its centennial with a party and reunion from 11:15 a.m. to 3 p.m. Built in 1924 by employees of the new Imperial Oil Company refinery, the church has served as a community landmark. The event is free.
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A22 Friday, September 20, 2013, Tri-City News
‘Why I am opposed to the Kinder Morgan pipeline’ green scene Elaine Golds
In conjunction with the Raincoast Conservation Foundation, the Burke Mountain Naturalists are co-hosting an evening of film and panel discussions regarding the hazards of the proposed pipelines across B.C. this Sunday, Sept. 22 at the Evergreen Cultural Centre, 1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m., with displays from various groups such as Burnaby Residents Opposed to Kinder-Morgan Expansion. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for seniors and students. The panelists will include Ben West from Forest Ethics and Christianne Wilhelmson from the Georgia Strait Alliance.
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he communities of Coquitlam and Burnaby as well as beautiful Burrard Inlet are facing a proposal for a massive pipeline to carry diluted bitumen from the Alberta tar sands to be shipped from the Westridge terminal in Burnaby to points overseas. While Kinder Morgan has not yet decided exactly which route the pipeline will follow through parts of Coquitlam (alternative routes are shown at www.transmountain. com), it will be a tripling of the capacity of the present pipeline, which has been operating since 1953. Soon, the National Energy Board is expected to initiate an environment assessment under rules recently made much more restrictive regarding public input. I have already decided that I oppose the construction of this pipeline. Here are some of my reasons why: My first concern is
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Oil tanks on the Kinder Morgan property in Burnaby. the looming threat of global warming. If this generation does not take action to minimize it, we are being utterly irresponsible to future generations. Scientists have warned us that the nations of the world must absolutely limit carbon dioxide emissions to avoid causing no more than a further two-degree (Celsius) elevation of average temperature because anything beyond that is predicted to be catastrophic in terms of its global impacts. The amount of fossil fuel in the tar sands alone is sufficient to raise global temperature by 0.4 C so, obviously, we must leave most of it where it lies.Yet Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s government in-
tends to hugely increase oil extraction from the tar sands. Because of the manner in which it is extracted, it is one of the most carbon-intensive fuels on the planet — second only to coal. If we use this fuel at all, we should be using it frugally and extract maximum value from it while minimizing its impact on climate through carboncapture. Years ago, when I attended university, I learned in Economics 101 that it was imprudent to extract natural resources simply for export. It makes far more economic sense to convert natural resources into useful products and build the skills and technologies of local industries. But the policies
of the Harper government are based on a gold rush mentality to extract crude diluted bitumen and ship it to the coasts for export without even further refining. This is no way to build a strong and stable economy in Canada. I am also worried about the risk of leaks along the pipeline. Kinder Morgan’s existing and ageing pipeline has a less than impressive record of spills. Since 1961, spills from the pipeline have amounted to more than 40,000 barrels of oil. Of this, 5455 barrels have been spilled since the company was bought by Kinder Morgan in 2005 — a 32-fold increase over the amount spilled in the previous eight years (169
barrels), when the company operating the pipeline was Trans Mountain Pipelines. Diluted bitumen is far worse to clean up than conventional oil as it is a viscous, less-refined product diluted with condensate from the gas industry. It contains carcinogenic chemicals. Rather than float, diluted bitumen has been shown to sink and contaminate waterways. It is inevitable that more spills will occur because most spills are due to human errors. In fact, it was human errors — and the most damaging one was made by Kinder Morgan staff — that were to blame for the huge spill in Burnaby in 2007 that cost millions of dollars in repairs and led to long-term evacuation of some homes.
And keep in mind that we live in an earthquakeprone area with predictions that we are long overdue for another major shaker. To export this diluted bitumen, Kinder Morgan intends to vastly expand its shipping facilities at the Westridge Terminal in Burnaby. Apparently, the proposed new terminal will stretch almost across the Inlet. As recently as 2003, we had only one oil tanker per month moving through Burrard Inlet. Now, there are 60 per year. Kinder Morgan anticipates this will increase to at least 408 per year with the new pipeline. I don’t understand how so many tankers will be able to get under the Second Narrows Bridge and navigate through the tricky cur-
rents in the narrows on a tide with two daily lows and highs — this seems like a recipe for disaster. I can’t imagine how horrible an oil spill would be in Burrard Inlet — or, for that matter, anywhere in the Salish Sea. With all that additional tanker traffic you can also count on local air quality getting a lot worse. I have little confidence in the ability of the federal government to adequately study such transport hazards or develop appropriate safety measures. While I can foresee a number of problems regarding this pipeline project, I can’t see any advantages. While jobs are touted as a benefit, the reality is there are only estimated to be 35 permanent jobs once the pipeline is built. And for Kinder Morgan to maximize its profits, it will want to create as few permanent jobs as possible. We can also expect local gasoline prices to rise as we will be competing with foreign markets.
Elaine Golds is a Port Moody environmentalist who is vice-president of Burke Mountain Naturalists, chair of the Colony Farm Park Association and past president of the PoMo Ecological Society.
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The countdown is on for a Coquitlam charitable organization to help a local family through extensive home repairs. The Home Team has been active since 2007 doing a host of renovations to help out different families and, this year, Port Moody’s Kathleen Black is the recipient. According to the Home Team, a community outreach arm of the Noons Creek Drive Cornerstone Seventh-Day Adventist Church, the work on the three-storey townhouse wraps up Sunday after beginning on Monday. Black has had a number of serious health issues and challenges since 2007. First diagnosed with the worst case of ankylosing spondylitis (a severe kind of arthritis that affects the spine) a specialist had ever seen, the mother of two and accountant has spent more than two years bed-ridden after the chemotherapy and potent medications for pain relief took their toll. Just prior to her diagnosis, Black had started large-scale renovations in her Cornell Way residence with her daughters’ help. When she fell ill, she borrowed money to finish the work but the quality of craftsmanship was inadequate. The list of repairs to be completed is long, including fixing a basically unusable upstairs bathroom, poor-efficiency furnace, old windows, improper ventilation and exposed joists in the kitchen ceiling. Pastor Stevan Mirkovich said the Black family was one of dozens nominated to receive the Home Team’s efforts. Following a long vetting, interviewing and decision-making process, Black was called in June and told the good news. The key factors were the length of time the Blacks had been living with the incomplete work combined with how hard they have been trying on their own to finish, said Mirkovich. “There have been a lot of years of uncertainty and pain, and we wanted to bring relief to a situation that’s been tense for a long time,” he said. All the labour and material for the Home Team projects are donated by businesses and organizations inside and outside of Cornerstone, Mirkovich said. • If you are able to help, call Russ McCann at 604-240-1985. firstname.lastname@example.org
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TRI-CITY SPOTLIGHT: Let the (Panthers) games begin
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Wolfgang Shoenefuhs, captain of the Port Moody Panthers Junior ‘B’ hockey club, joined Mission City Outlaws’ forward Cameron Bertsch for the ceremonial puck drop at the home opener last Saturday. Also at the event was New WestminsterCoquitlam NDP MP Fin Donnelly, Linda Reimer, MLA for Port Moody-Coquitlam, and Mayor Mike Clay.
More than 300 children walked forward at Port Moody Public Library last month to receive their gold medal for reading 50 days this summer. The ceremony at the Inlet Theatre was for the library’s Up, Up & Away program. Participants had to commit to reading at least 15 minutes a day since the start of June. Those at the event included Port Moody-Coquitlam MLA Linda Reimer, Mayor Mike Clay, Coun. Bob Elliott, Janet Phillips of the Royal Bank Financial Group, Linda Martin, library board chairperson, and board member Katherine Fraser.
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at 6:00pm Northside Church email: firstname.lastname@example.org email: email@example.com www.riversidecommunity www.calvarybaptist.ca church.ca 1460 Lansdowne Dr., Coquitlam 604-942-7711 • 7 Week Course Starts: Tues., Sept. 24 at 6:00 pm Register at: www.northsidechurch.ca
Coquitlam Alliance Church at Mariner 2601 Spuraway Ave, Coq. Youth Alpha (gr. 9-12) Starts Wed., Oct. 2, 7 pm Japanese Alpha Starts Sat., Sept. 21, 6:30 pm Register at www.cachurch.ca/alpha • 604-464-6744
Coquitlam Alliance Church at The Port B.C. Christian Academy Gym 1019 Fernwood Ave, PoCo Starts Wed., Sept. 25, 7:15 pm Dessert Served Register at www.cachurch.ca/alpha • 604-464-6744
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Rochester Park’s future pondered Retention of trees a key issue at Rochester By Gary McKenna The TRi-CiTy News
Plans to re-vamp Rochester Park are underway at Coquitlam city hall as staff begin an internal visioning process that will determine the future look of the green space. Upgrades to the park, which sits east of Maillard middle school and was home to Rochester Pool before it was closed in 2011, have been necessary for a while, according to Mayor Richard Stewart. He told a committee of the whole meeting last week that the green space is the only one of its kind in the area
and that the city needs to do more to encourage its use. “We have no parks between Brunette and Austin,” he said. “This is the only park we have there and it is not well used.” The 10-acre park includes a grass playing field that is shared with Maillard middle and jointly owned between the city and School District 43. There is a gravel parking lot to the north of the property, next to the pool, which has not been in operation since 2011 and was decommissioned earlier this year. A city staff report said the remaining 7.5 acres is made up mostly of rough space and the riparian area around Como Creek. The document also noted that there are
several informal trails in the area. As part of the city’s visioning process, staff will do an inventory of the park, determining its topography and listing its various natural assets. The retention of trees will be a key consideration, although the report notes that several “hazardous trees” may need to be removed. The report also noted that “plans for the existing building and pool structure will be confirmed once the final conceptual design direction is determined.” Internal planning is already underway at city hall and council is expected to receive a staff report on the matter in October or November.
Weigh in with Coq. RCMP web survey Coquitlam RCMP wants to know what residents of the communities it polices think of the job Mounties are doing. Through Oct. 15, the detachment will be conducting a confidential online survey to gauge the performance of the local police and help determine upcoming projects. The information garnered from the survey will help guide the organization as it makes decisions about where to place scarce resources for the best impact. Respondents from Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Anmore, Belcarra and Kwikwetlem First Nation must be over 18 years old; the survey takes about 10 minutes to complete. To find the questionnaire, go to the Coquitlam RCMP website (coquitlam.rcmp-grc.gc.ca) and follow the links. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Victoria & Leigh Parks Concept Plan Open House
The City of Coquitlam is extending an invitation to all neighbours and park users of Victoria & Leigh Parks to view and provide comments on the proposed park concept plans for the ‘redevelopment’ of Victoria Park and the ‘development’ of Leigh Park. The City’s goal is to consult with the Community as to the future vision of these two City Parks. The Open House is set up for residents to comment on any issues they feel should be brought to the attention of City staff specific to the proposed Concept Plans for Victoria & Leigh Parks. Date: Tuesday, September 24, 2013 Time: 4:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Location: Victoria Hall, 3435 Victoria Drive, Coquitlam If you require further information, please contact the City’s Park Planner by phone 604-927-3553 or email WLouie@coquitlam.ca
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bOOks PLUs: What’s on in Tri-City libraries
Computer help at local libraries Books Plus runs in The Tri-City News each Friday to highlight programs and happenings in the Tri-Cities’ three libraries: Coquitlam Public Library, Port Moody Public Library and Terry Fox Library in Port Coquitlam.
• Beginner internet: If you already feel confident using the mouse, sign up for a free beginner internet class.You must be able to click and scroll with the mouse. Learn the basics of the internet and be surfing in no time. Registration is required for this free program, which runs from 10 to 11 a.m. next Wednesday, Sept. 25, as space is limited; call the reference desk at 604937-4144 to register. • Philosophers’ Cafe — Death: On Thursday, Oct. 10 from 7 to 8:45 p.m., the City Centre branch will host a Philosophers’ Cafe on the subject of death. Does it scare you or do you embrace it? How would your perception of life change if you changed your beliefs about death? These questions and others will be discussed with the guidance of moderator Amir Kamyabnejad. (Philosophers’ Café is a series of informal public discussions in libraries, cafés, and restaurants throughout Metro Vancouver.) For more information about any of these programs, visit www.library. coquitlam.bc.ca. The City Centre branch is located at 1169 Pinetree Way and the Poirier branch at 575 Poirier St.
• Mousersize: Afraid of mice (and other computer pieces)? Join PMPL librarians on Tuesday, Sept. 24 for a hands-on“Mousersize”
class covering basic computer mouse and keyboard skills. There is an afternoon class from 2 to 3 p.m. and another in the evening from 7 to 8 p.m. Space is limited so call 604-469-4577 to reserve a computer. • Baby Sing and Learn (drop-in): Parents or caregivers and their children up to age 18 months
are welcome to drop-in to PMPL’s Baby Sing and Learn sessions on Wednesday afternoons or Thursdays mornings. This is an interactive program of songs, rhymes and stories that encourages bonding and promotes early speech and language development. There is time for adult conversation afterward.
Wednesday sessions are from 2 to 2:45 p.m. and start on Sept. 25 while Thursday sessions run from 11 to 11:45 a.m. and start Sept. 26. • Pre-school Storytime (drop-in): Get ready to read on Wednesdays from 10 to 10:30 a.m. starting on Sept. 25. PMPL’s Pre-school Storytimes feature stories and songs for children 18 months to five years; parent/caregiver participation is required. For more information, visit library.portmoody. ca or call 604-469-4577. Port Moody Public Library is located at 100 Newport Dr., in the city hall complex.
• Raising Great Readers: Learn how to
raise a child who loves to read at Terry Fox on Sept. 24.You are your child’s first and best teacher. Whether your child is six weeks old or six years old, you have the tools to help them become a great reader. Find out more about the importance of early literacy and how you can nurture pre-reading skills at home. All participants will go home with a free children’s book. The session runs from 7 to 8 p.m. and registration has already begun. For more information, visit www.fvrl. bc.ca or the Fraser Valley Regional Library Facebook page. Terry Fox Library is located 2470 Mary Hill Rd. in PoCo. Phone 604-9277999.
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Ioco Days Festival The Venosta Variety Radio Show. Sunday, September 29 at 4pm:Come to Inlet Theatre to watch and listen to radio skits throughout the ages! Sunday October 6 from 12-4pm: Ioco Ghost Town Day is back at Ioco Rd. and 1st Ave with live music, games, and family fun! 2734 Murray St, Port Moody
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NeW SeaSoN NeW INItIatIveS NeW MeMberS Members of Soroptimist International of the Tri Cities are excited to start a new season, undertaking new projects CABE (Coquitlam Alternative Basic Education) “Lunch & Learn Program” YWCA Coquitlam Women’s Housing Project/Programs for single mothers and their children GIRLS CIRCLE – Facilitated Discussion Groups for teen girls This is in addition to annual cash grants to women with primary financial responsibility for supporting her family. The Women’s Opportunity Award Honouring teen girls aged 14-17 who show exemplary volunteer efforts in her community with a cash grant. The Violet Richardson Award Applications for these awards are available online at www.soroptimist.org or contact www.tricitiessoroptimist.org Soroptimists also honour a woman in the community dedicated to improving the lives of women and/or girls. The Ruby Award
Alex Burrows joins “Team” Metro Ford
Soroptimists welcome new members, left to right Joan Zielke, Yolanda Broderick, Jan Meyers.
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Soroptimists wish to sincerely thank Crossroads Hospice Thrift Shop for the generous donation of baby clothes which will be distributed to needy moms in the community.
Everyone at Metro Ford is very excited to add Alexandre Burrows to our Celebrity Ambassador Team! He joins Ryan Kesler in promoting “Western Canada’s highest rated dealer for customer satisfaction”. Alex took delivery of his new 2013 Explorer Limited on Friday and was absolutely thrilled. He signed autographs and posed for pictures with the staff & visitors at Metro Ford, while he waited for his Explorer to be ready. Look for both Alex Burrows and Ryan Kesler at Metro Ford in the upcoming months. They will be signing autographs and posing for pictures.
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Check out Coquitlam’s top historic sites YOUR HISTORY
ummer is all but done but there’s still time to get the most out of your local heritage. Check out this list of the top historic sites in Coquitlam: One of the richest heritage areas in Coquitlam is Maillardville. Named after community priest Father Maillard, it is located along Brunette Avenue, just north of Ikea. In the early 1900s the Fraser Mills lumber company, situated at the end of King Edward Street along the Fraser River, recruited skilled lumber workers from Québec and Ontario. The Québécois workers brought with them their French-Canadian culture and so Maillardville, the largest French-Canadian community west of the Rockies, was born. In Maillardville, several sites can be visited in one day. First, there is Laval Square. Our Lady of Lourdes Church, the priest’s quarters and St. Anne’s Hall are found in their original locations around the square. See if you can guess which homes are also 100 years old. Self-guided tour brochures are available from Mackin House Museum or you can book a walking tour. Next, there’s Heritage Square on the corner of Brunette Avenue and King Edward Street, where you’ll find three important buildings tied to Fraser Mills. The mill manager’s residence, built in 1908, is now Place des Arts arts centre and music school. Mackin House Museum was built in 1909 for the mill sales manager and today, it is an interactive heritage house that offers tours and events. The little red 1910 Fraser Mills train station is the original building that was down by the train tracks behind Ikea. Ask staff at Mackin House for a tour of the train station and take a photo with the iconic Fraser Mills sign. (For more information or to book a tour, visit coquitlamheritage.ca or call 604-516-6151.) Another destination in Maillardville is Mackin Park, located across the street from Heritage Square. Although not as old as the square, Mackin Park is a great heritage site for those with children.The park recently underwent renovations and now boasts a playground, spray park, skate park and French-style gardens.The washrooms even resemble a French cottage. Elsewhere in Coquitlam, there is
Riverview Hospital, located along Lougheed Highway.The 244-acre hospital lands, formerly known as Essondale, opened in 1913 and offered breakthrough mental health care: farming and fresh air to cure mental illness, among other treatments. Several original buildings are still standing and more than 1,900 significant trees are tagged in the arboretum. The grounds are closed to the public except during scheduled tours and events.Visit the Riverview Horticultural Centre Society’s website (rhcs. org) for more information. Also on the grounds is the Spark Radio Museum, dedicated to preserving radio artifacts and history. For more info visit: www3.telus.net/ radiomuseum. Colony Farm, located on Colony Farm Road just off Lougheed Highway, was worked by Riverview patients and supplied food to the hospital. Today, it is a park where you can walk the trails to see the 1908 bunkhouse and 1917 farm manager’s residence, as well as spot abundant wildlife. Part of this area is also home to the Kwikwetlem First Nation reserve, established 1871. For more info, visit metrovancouver.org and kwikwetlem.com. Rounding off the list is Minnekhada Park and Lodge, found at the end of Oliver Road near Port Coquitlam. Built between 1934 and 1937, the lodge reflects upper-class living of the era and is open during scheduled hours.The related farmland, which is currently closed to the public, was established in 1895.The Minnekhada Park Association hosts many events at the lodge. There are also 10 kilometres of trails to hike, making it an exciting destination for nature-lovers too. Visit minnekhada.ca for schedules. If you can’t make it out to see these heritage
sites, or would like more background knowledge, books are available at Coquitlam Public Library. For more information on Coquitlam’s history, contact the Coquitlam Heritage Society at 604-516-6151 or info@ coquitlamheritage.ca.
Your History is a column in which, once a month, representatives of the Tri-Cities’ three heritage groups writes about local history. Chloé Hemsworth is with Coquitlam Heritage Society.
Clockwise from top left: Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church; Mackin House Museum; heritage-themed washroom building in Mackin Park; the Fraser Maills train station at Heritage Square; and Place des Arts.
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A look at First Nation history in PoCo
Po r t C o q u i t l a m Heritage and Cultural Society takes a look back — way back — at its September Heritage Evening next week. The society starts the fall season on Sept. 26 with a look back at First Nations heritage. “The Story of the Man that was Turned to Stone, T’xwelatse” will be presented by Naxaxalhts’i Albert (Sonny) McHalsie. McHalsie is the cultural advisor/historian of the Sto:lo Research and Resource Management Centre. He is an author and co-author of several books, and has been featured in television documentaries on CBC, APTN and Omni. The presentation takes place next Thursday at 7 p.m. at Heritage at Leigh Square, 2100–2253 Leigh Sq., PoCo. For more information, visit www.pocoheritage. org, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 604-927-8403.
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Cha cha and other dances at Dogwood
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Stroll for a Cure September 22, 2013
Two sets of dance classes starting at Coquitlam centre for people 50-plus Whether you have a partner or not, you can learn to dance at Dogwood Pavilion, a Coquitlam recreation facility for people 50 years of age and older. Starting Monday, Sept. 23, if you have a partner, dance instructor Kathy Bramley will teach you ballroom and Latin dance; participants will learn how to waltz, foxtrot, quick step, tango, cha-cha and rumba. This eight week program, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m., costs $50 per person. If you don’t have a partner, Beginner Line dance with Kathy Bramley is for you. This program is perfect for the beginner — you won’t tread on anyone else’s toes and you’ll have fun. Program is held on Thursdays and starts on Sept. 26; this 10-week program runs from 2:15 to 3:15 p.m. and cost is $62.50 per dancer. For more information and to pre-register, call 604-927-6098 or 604-927-4386. Dogwood Pavilion is located at 624 Poirier St., entrance off of Winslow Avenue.
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HAVE A BALL(FIT)
Also at Dogwood, if you are in need of pre-op or post-op conditioning for joint replacement surgery, the Ballfit program, starting on Sept. 25, may be benefit you. Through the use of both the stability ball and the BOSU ball, fitness instructor Beth Bexrud will work on cardio, strength, stretch and balance. This program provides total body conditioning. All equipment is provided and class size is kept small to ensure personal attention. The fee for this 10-week program is $57.50 and pre-registration is required. To register and for more information, call 604-927-4386.
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Santa and Mrs. Claus usually make an appearance (or two) at the annual Motorcycle Christmas Toy Run, which collects toys and cash for Lower Mainland Christmas charities that help needy families. This yearâ€™s event takes place on Sunday, Oct. 6.
Get ready for big Toy Run Ladies and gentlemen, start your enginesâ€Ś On Oct. 6, the British Columbia Coalition of Motorcyclists (BCCOM), in conjunction with the Lower Mainland Christmas Bureau, will be presenting the 35th annual Vancouver Motorcycle Christmas Toy Run. The event collects
toys and raises money to provide assistance for underprivileged families at Christmas. This is one of the most important toy-raising events in the Lower Mainland and directly supports 10 local Christmas bureaus. The ride leaves the Coquitlam Centre mall parking lot (2929 Barnet Hwy.) at 10 a.m. and pro-
ceeds to Barnet Highway from Port Moody to Burnaby, then west along Hastings Street to Vancouver, where it ends at the PNE grounds. The entry fee for riders is a new childâ€™s toy wrapped in plastic (preferably a sports or learning toy) or a monetary donation. Participants are reminded that there
are older children in need who have grown out of toys but would enjoy gifts suitable for their age. Limited commemorative pins will be available to participants. For more information, contact the BC Coalition of Motorcyclists at 604580-0111 or office@ bccom-bc.com, or visit www.bccom-bc.com.
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• Harvest festival and thrift sale, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., McLean Park, 3151 York St., PoCo. Hope Lutheran school is having a block party that will include entertainment, bouncy castles, face painting, Tumblebus, massages, demonstrations by the Coquitlam Search and Rescue and Sun Hang Do Coquitlam. A BBQ lunch will also be for sale. Info: hopelutheranptl@hopelcs. ca or 604-464-2485.
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• Ioco United Heritage Church centennial celebration open house, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. The quaint little church at the intersection of Ioco Road and First Avenue is celebrating Port Moody’s 100th birthday with an open house/community reunion. Everyone is invited to meet and greet for tea, refreshments and displays.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 25
• Tri-City Centennial Stamp Club small stamp auction for members and visitors; viewing starts at 7 p.m., auction after 8 p.m., in McGee Room at the community centre, 630 Poirier St., Coquitlam. Info: stampclub.ca or 604-941-9306. • Campus Alpha Course at, 7:15-9:15 p.m., 1019 Fernwood, PoCo; dessert by donation, DVD presentation “Is There More to Life” answers questions you may have about the Christian life. Course runs for seven weeks.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 26
• Caregiver Support Meeting, 10-11:30 a.m., Glen Pine Pavilion, 1200 Pine Crt., Coquitlam. All caregivers are welcome to attend. Info: Karen, 778789-1496. • PoCo Heritage Society Heritage Evening with Albert “Sonny” McHalsie on a story from the Sto:lo Nation, “The man that was turned to Stone, T’xwelatse,” 7 p.m. at Heritage at Leigh Square, 2100–2253 Leigh Sq., PoCo. Info: 604-927-8403, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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continued from page 34 • Kiddies Korner Preschool in Port Coquitlam is accepting registrations for September; spaces available in the Monday and Thursday morning class. Info: kkp.ca or 604-9414919. • Call for participants for SFU study of cognition, memory and aging; participants must be 65 years of age and older; study may be conducted online and more details at: email@example.com or 604-351-6924. • Tri-City Transitions is hosting Learning to Be the Best I Can Be, an ongoing peer support group for women who have experienced abuse or family conflict. Topics include: the impact of abuse, selfesteem, communication, listening skills and more, including ideas suggested by participants For more information or registration, call 604-941-6311. • The Family Resource Centre, located at Minnekhada middle school in Port Coquitlam, offers affordable Multi-sensory and Math Tutoring for students aged five and up. Mentoring programs for girls and boys are also available for older children/ young teens. Registration is ongoing and programs run throughout the school year. Various times and days are available. Info at www.ldafn.com or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. • Tri-City Transitions’ free Children Who Witness Abuse Program provides individual and group counselling for children ages 3 through 18 who have lived in a family where they have been witness to physical, emotional, mental or verbal abuse. Through support, education and counselling children will have the opportunity to heal the emotional wounds of relationship violence, build self-esteem and to stop the intergenerational cycle of abuse. Info: 604-941-7111. • Kiddies Korner Pre-
school still has spaces available. Info: 604-9414919 or email@example.com. • Tri-City Transitions hosts My Money, My Choices: Financial Education for Women, a free program designed to empower women survivors of domestic violence. The program focus is to increase women’s economic participation and self-sufficiency through financial education and skill. Info and registration: 604-941-6311 • Tri-City Transitions is offering groups for both parents and children who are going through separation and divorce. Groups will help children cope with this confusing time and understand their feelings. Info: Kathy, 604-941-7111, Ext. 106.
SENIORS • Share is running a free seniors’ support group for people 60+ wanting to meet others and talk about things important to them. No group experience, no problem. Info and registration: Rhea, 604-937-6964. • Dogwood Songsters meet every Monday, 9:30 a.m.-noon, Dogwood Pavilion; group also visits and entertains at seniors’ facilities weekly. If you love to sing, you can join. Info: 778-285-4873 or 604-4642252. • Silver Chord Choir, for those over 50, meets Mondays, 3-5 p.m., Wilson Centre, PoCo; if you love to sing and have fun, you can join – no auditions. The choir, which has been going for 43 years, sings twice a month at seniors’ residences in the Tri-Cities and at other events. Info: Teresa, 604-942-5144 or Ann, 604-464-5580. • New Age Seniors bingo every Friday, 1 p.m., Mike Butler Room, Dogwood Pavilion, 624 Poirier St., Coquitlam; consists of 15 games (5 cents per card). New players welcome. Info: Betty, 604936-6300. see page 36
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MEETING Council Meeting WHEN Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 7pm WHERE Council Chambers, City Hall, 100 Newport Drive, Port Moody, B.C. Port Moody Council gives its notice of intent to consider issuing a Development Variance Permit at a September 24, 2013 Council meeting. The purpose of this notice is to advise property owners and occupants in the area of the proposed variances.
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Development Variance Permit No. 2013-110 Applicant: David Laird Owner: Navi Sivia Location: 1012 Seaforth Way Legal Description: Lot 32, Plan 24187, District Lot 377, NWD – P.I.D 007-844-930 Purpose: To consider a Development Variance Permit to reduce the setback from the top of ravine bank of South Schoolhouse Creek, from 15 metres (49 feet) to 5.5 metres – 7.5 metres (18 ft – 25 feet). If you believe your property is affected by this permit, you can attend this meeting in person, or send a submission in writing. If you plan on sending your feedback ahead of time, email it to email@example.com or fax it to 604.469.4550 by 12 noon on Tuesday, September 24, 2013. You may also submit any comments directly to Council at their meeting on Tuesday, September 24, 2013.
Port Coquitlam is a small jewel set in the midst of huge municipalities, & has a lovely, small-town feel to it. I was lucky enough to be involved in the development of Leigh Square Community Arts Village which has introduced me to a core of creative, supportive people who have continued to enrich my life.
Copies of the relevant background information and the draft Development Variance Permit are available at the Development Services Department, City Hall, 100 Newport Drive, Port Moody, B.C. anytime between 8:30am and 5pm, Monday to Friday. If you have questions on the proposed development, please call the Development Services Department at 604.469.4540. Tim Savoie, MCIP, General Manager of Development Services
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continued from page 35 • New Age Seniors (Branch 108 BCOAPO) meet the first Wednesday of every month, 1 p.m., Centennial Room, Dogwood Pavilion, 624 Poirier St., Coquitlam. Info: Catherine, 604-937-7537. • Seniors meet every Friday, 12:30-2:30 p.m., to do fun group activities including physical fitness exercises, games, storytelling, local tours and recipe sharing. All women and men 50 or older are welcome at Share Family and Community Services’ Mountain View Family Resource Centre, 699 Robinson St., Coquitlam (corner of Smith Avenue and Robinson Street). Info: Gina, 604-937-6970. • Council of Senior Citizens Organizations (COSCO) is an advocacy group devoted to seniors’ concerns. Seniors’ organizations and others interested in joining, call Ernie, 604-576-9734, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. • The Alzheimer Society of BC has two active support groups in the TriCities. One meets on the second Wednesday of each month, the other meets on the last Wednesday of each month. People who are interested in participating in a caregiver support group should call Dorothy Leclair at 604-298-0780. • Glen Pine 50Plus group plays bridge Mondays, 12:45-3:30 p.m., Tuesdays, 9:30-11:45 a.m. at Glen Pine Pavilion, 1200 Glen Pine Crt., Coquitlam. New members welcome. Info: 604-927-6940. • WHO (Women Helping Others), for women who are on their own, meets Mondays, 1-3 p.m., Glen Pine Pavilion, 1200 Glen Pine Crt., Coquitlam (behind city hall). Info: Kay, 604-469-5815. • Caregiver support group meets second and fourth Friday of each month, Dogwood Pavilion, 624 Poirier St., Coquitlam, 10 a.m.-noon. Info: 604933-6098. • Monthly seniors luncheon with Jewish entertainment, Burquest Jewish Community Centre, 2680 Dewdney Trunk Rd. Coquitlam. Info: 604-5527221 or info@burquest. org. • ABCs of Fraud, a consumer fraud prevention program for seniors, by seniors, gives free one-hour presentations to seniors groups of 10 or more. Info: 604-437-1940 or ceas@ telus.net. • Honeycombs, a group of people over 50 who entertain with song, dance and skits, meets Thursdays, 1 p.m., at Wilson Centre, PoCo. Performers plus prop, sound and stage hands needed. Info or show bookings: Frances, 604-9411745.
• Volunteers wanted for new Eagle Ridge Hospital Auxiliary thrift shop, located at 2811B Shaughnessy St., PoCo. Openings for all shift positions: cashiers, customer assistant, sorting clerk and pricing clerk. Shift hours: Tuesdays to Saturdays, 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. or 1-4:30 p.m., and Sundays, 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. No experi-
ence necessary – training will be provided as needed. Info: 604-939-9594. • Crossroads Hospice Society is looking for volunteers to help with its meat draw at the Arms Pub in Port Coquitlam on Friday evenings. Info: Shannon, 604-945-0606. • Volunteers wanted for new Eagle Ridge Hospital Auxiliary thrift shop. To volunteer, call 604-939-9594. • Canadian Cancer Society Greater Vancouver Region desperately seeks volunteer drivers in the Tri-Cities to drive cancer patients to primary cancer treatments. Drivers are required to have their own well-maintained, smokefree vehicle and a clean driving record. Volunteer drivers who use their own car are compensated for mileage. Volunteers need to be available weekdays during business hours. They will be screened and must undergo a short training session, and they are asked to commit to a minimum of one day per week for at least one year. Volunteers must familiarize themselves with the Canadian Cancer Society’s programs and services in order to share resources and information with clients. They should also be service-oriented, empathetic, patient and friendly. Info: www.cancervolunteer. ca or 604-215-5217. • PoCoMo Meals on Wheels needs drivers on an ongoing basis. Meals are delivered over the noon hour and training is provided. Info: 604-942-7506. • Scouts francophones is looking for volunteers to be youth leaders (who can fulfill practicum hours, too). Info: 604-936-3624. • Big Brothers Program matches men over the age of 18 with boys 7-14 who have limited-to-no contact with a positive male role model. Big Brothers spend 2-4 hours a week. Info: 604-876-2447, Ext. 236 or www.bigbrothersvancouver. com. • Big Brothers’ InSchool Mentoring Program matches men and women over the age of 18 with boys and girls from local elementary schools for one hour a week. Info: 604-876-2447, Ext. 236 or www.bigbrothersvancouver. com. • Seniors Services Society needs volunteer drivers (must provide own vehicle) for seniors transportation program. On call up to 4 hours a week to transport and assist senior clients to medical appointments. Volunteers are reimbursed for costs. More drivers are needed for Meals on Wheels (3 hours once a week). Volunteers also needed for reception Wednesdays and Fridays 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Info: 604-520-6621 or email email@example.com or visit www.seniorsservicessociety.ca. • Canadian Red Cross is recruiting volunteers for its PoCo Health Equipment Loan Service Depot; duties include client service, data entry and equipment maintenance; training is provided for all positions. Depot is located at #104– 1776 Broadway St. and is open Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Info: Diane, 604-7096625 or stop by the depot
to speak with a volunteer. • Hyde Creek Education Centre and Hatchery is looking for volunteers to help with ongoing classes; time commitment is about two hours per class and classes run mainly in the fall and spring for preschoolers to adults. Info: 604-461-FISH (3474).
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Crossroads to host Bucket List event What’s on your bucket list? Crossroads Hospice Society hopes emotional, spiritual and physical health is on that list as you plan for the future. To that end, it’s hosting A Bucket List About Living to ensure people put more life into their days. The resource showcase will take place on Saturday, Oct. 5 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Executive Plaza Hotel, 405 North Road, Coquitlam. Topics will include: • The Unwell Traveler, with presenters Jean Freitas and Isabella Bean; • Recording Personal Memories with Gaby Eirew; • The 5 Secrets You Must Discover Before You Die with Dr. John Izzo; • Ethics and Decisions with Dr.
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Find out how you can get more involved in your school by attending an orientation evening for parent advisory councils organized by the District 43 Parent Advisory Council. PAC 101 will be held Sept. 25 from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Gallery Room at Winslow Centre, 1100 Winslow Ave., Coquitlam. Participants will learn how to run a meeting, constitution and bylaws, finances and gaming, and how to keep records straight — important information for new and returning PAC members. egister online by Sept. 24 at dpac43pacorientation.eventbrite.ca or by calling 604-939-3690; leave your name, telephone number and number of people. Bashir Jiwani; • Holding a Living Wake with Dr. Pippa Hawley; • My Voice with Dr. Charlie Chen; • Navigating the Health Care System with Dr. Kevin Sclater; • Spiritual Health and Suffering with Kathryn Calzavara; and Putting Life into Days with Janice
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Interested in gaining volunteer experience? Port Moody Public Library is recruiting teen volunteers for its Book Buddies and Tech Cafe programs. Participants can earn school volunteer hours, meet new people and make a difference in their community. In PMPL’s Book Buddies program, teens aged 14 years and older can volunteer to be a mentor to young readers in Grades 2 to 4 and help them improve their reading skills. These teens work one-on-one with their little buddies, encouraging them to read using great books, fun literacy games and activities in a relaxed and safe group environment. At the Tech Cafe, teens 16 and older can earn volunteer hours helping adults gain confidence with a variety of technologies such as tablets, computers and eBook readers. Teens will work one-to-one with individuals in a group setting to teach basic use of these technologies and troubleshoot simple technology issues. All volunteers will receive training and learn customer service and instructional skills. Volunteer credit can be applied to high school graduation requirements, or used on a resumé. Volunteer application forms are available at the library or online at library.portmoody.ca/audiences/ teens. The deadline for volunteer applications is Sept. 19. For more information, contact Reta Pyke, Youth Services Librarian at 604-469-4666 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Oh, baby: Sleep, dance and money are covered Baby’s First 2 Years is a free drop-in program for expectant parents as well as parents, grandparents and/or guardians and their children from newborns to 24 months. This program is a great opportunity to learn from guest speakers and to enjoy support, conversation and validation in a comfortable and relaxed environment. Baby’s First 2 Years takes place on Fridays from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in the Heritage Room at Place
Maillardville Community Centre, 1200 Cartier Ave. in Coquitlam. The fall 2013 roster of guest speakers boasts a variety of community partners who provide their services for free, including: • Sept. 27: Speaker: Lara Leontowich, personal trainer; topic: Salsa Babies and Stroller Fit; • Oct. 4: Speaker: Annie Anderson, infant sleep consultant; topic: sleep; • Oct. 11: Speaker:
Lindsey Daudelin, infant development consultant, SFSCL; topic: infant development; • Oct. 18: Speaker: Mardi Hassell, mortgage specialist; topic: ABC’s of mortgages. For more information, visit placemaillardville. ca. This program i s f u n d e d by t h e United Way of the Lower Mainland and the Ministry for Children and Family Development.
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Sports Teams, School Groups/PAC Committees, and Youth Activity Groups: Has your organization lost government funding? Do you want an easy way for your group to earn money? Join the Optimist 5K Walk for Youth. We look after all the event management, signage, promotion, advance/walk day registration and refreshments. YOUR group takes home 75% of the money you raise. This year, the net proceeds will support the breakfast program at School District 43. Everyone benefits. PLUS each registered group is entered into a bonus draw – a grant to match up to $1,000 of the funds raised by your group!
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Immediately following the adjournment of the Public Hearing, Council will convene a Regular Council Meeting during which it will give consideration to the items on the Public Hearing agenda.
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The intent of bylaw 4426, 2013 is to amend City of Coquitlam Zoning Bylaw No. 3000, 1996 to rezone the subject property outlined in black on the map marked Schedule ‘A’ to Bylaw 4426, 2013 from RS-2 One-Family Suburban Residential to RS-8 Large Village Single Family Residential. If approved, the application would facilitate a subdivision comprising six (6) Large Village Single Family lots.
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The intent of bylaw 4427, 2013 is to amend City of Coquitlam Zoning Bylaw No. 3000, 1996 to rezone the subject property outlined in black on the map marked Schedule ‘A’ to Bylaw 4427, 2013 from RS-2 OneFamily Suburban Residential to RS-8 Large Village Single Family Residential. If approved, the application would facilitate a subdivision comprising six (6) Large Village Single Family lots.
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Notice is hereby given that the City of Coquitlam will be holding a Public Hearing to receive representations from all persons who deem it in their interest to address Council regarding the following proposed bylaws. This meeting will be held on:
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The intent of bylaw 4431, 2013 is to amend City of Coquitlam Zoning Bylaw No. 3000, 1996 to rezone the subject property outlined in black on the map marked Schedule ‘A’ to Bylaw 4431, 2013 from C-2 General Commercial to C-5 Community Commercial. If approved, the application would facilitate the development of a three-storey office building with approximately six (6) commercial tenant spaces.
Development Permit construction Value exemption limit
The intent of bylaw 4435, 2013 is to amend City of Coquitlam Zoning Bylaw No. 3000, 1996 to increase the minimum construction value for the exemption of Development Permits from $50,000 to $150,000. Specifically, the proposed Zoning Bylaw text amendment would increase the minimum construction value exemption for development permits for additions or alterations to existing buildings or structures.
How do I find out more information? Additional information, copies of the bylaws, supporting staff reports, and any relevant background documentation may be inspected from June 12, 2013 to June 24, 2013 in person at the Planning and Development Department, Coquitlam City Hall, 3000 Guildford Way, Coquitlam during the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. from Monday to Friday excluding statutory holidays. You may also obtain further information with regard to the bylaws mentioned above on the City’s website at www.coquitlam.ca/publichearing and by phone at 604-927-3430.
How do I provide input? Verbal submissions may only be made in person at the Public Hearing. The City Clerk’s Office will compile a Speakers List for each item. To have your name added to the Speakers List please call 604-927-3010. Everyone will be permitted to speak at the Public Hearing but those who have registered in advance will be given first opportunity. Please also be advised that video recordings of Public Hearings are streamed live and archived on the City’s website at www.coquitlam.ca. Prior to the Public Hearing written comments may be submitted to the City Clerk’s Office in one of the following ways:
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Regular mail: 3000 Guildford Way, Coquitlam, BC, V3B 7N2; In person: City Clerk’s Office, 2nd Floor, 3000 Guildford Way, Coquitlam, BC, V3B 7N2; Fax: to the City Clerk’s Office at 604-927-3015. To afford Council an opportunity to review your submission, please ensure that you forward it to the City Clerk’s Office prior to noon on the day of the hearing. Written submissions provided in response to this consultation will become part of the public record which includes the submissions being made available for public inspection at Coquitlam City Hall and on our website at www.coquitlam.ca. If you require more information regarding this process please call the City Clerk’s Office at 604-927-3010. Please note that council may not receive further submissions from the public or interested persons concerning any of the bylaws described above after the conclusion of the Public Hearing. Kerri Lore Deputy City Clerk
By Diane Strandberg The Tri-CiTy News
A Coquitlam elementary school is emphasizing the outdoors in its education curriculum with a vision for landscaping its school playground. And last Friday, the vision began to take shape as six tall and colourful maple trees were placed in the ground next to a new adventure playground at Meadowbrook elementary school. “This is really exciting,” principal Sally Maidens-Megalli said as the 4 m high trees were lifted off a truck and placed gently in large holes dug into the ground. Two Meadowbrook students were also on hand for the planting job, Grade 4 student Ashton Clark and Grade 5 student Ethan Nicoll, before the rest of the school joined in the task and celebration. Meadowbrook offers School District 43’s only Reggio-influenced program, which encourages students to explore, question and collaborate in stimulating environments that includes the outdoors. The school has six
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Meadowbrook elementary students Ethan Nicoll and Ashton Clark help shovel dirt for one of the new maple trees their school got last week to green up their adventure playground. Reggio classes (derived from the Reggio Emilia approach to education) and the hope is to create an outdoor classroom with an amphitheater cut into the hill above the playground, MaidensMegalli said. In June, the school opened an adventure playground with $50,000 in funding from the province and $29,000 in Spirit of Coquitlam funding, applied for by the school’s parent advisory council. The trees cost about $3,000, including transportation, and were paid for by FedEx Canada by a grant arranged
through Tree Canada. A FedEx official said his company is pleased to provide the trees as part of the company’s goal to green neighbourhood schools. Milan Marick said FedEx has planted 60,000 trees at 83 schools. “It’s part of our ongoing commitment to minimize our environmental impact and make a positive commitment to the communities we serve,”Marick said. Fundraising continues to raise more money for trees, shrubs and playground equipment at the Meadowbrook.
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Morningstar brings happiness to homeowners By Kerry Vital
Buying a home is one of the largest purchasing decisions most people will make in their lifetime. With so many things to consider like location, builder and price, to name a few, the process of finding the right home for you and your family can be stressful. However, when buying a new single family home from Morningstar Homes, a company whose promise is to create an oasis from today’s fast-paced life, you really can sit
back and enjoy the process. “We take the guess-work out, by providing show homes that are tangible examples of what your home will be like,” says Deborah Calahan, vice-president of sales and marketing at Morningstar. “Prospective purchasers can walk through the show homes and choose which floor plan is right for them!” Morningstar prides itself on its reputation for building gorgeous homes and having great customer service. Calahan notes that “word-of-mouth is our best form of advertising”, and
has noticed a marked increase in friends and family referrals over the past five years. She often gets people inquiring about the homes who know someone who has already purchased a Morningstar home. “There’s comfort knowing that you have an endorsement from someone you know,” she says. Add that to Morningstar’s brand recognition, reinforced by having seven successfully CONTINUED INSIDE
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Coquitlam’s Burke Mountain is rapidly becoming one of the most popular areas to live in the Lower Mainland. Gorgeous homes combine with amazing views and plenty of opportunities for leisure and recreation.
Taking some time out on Burke Mountain By Kerry Vital
In the northeast part of Coquitlam rises Burke Mountain, a new community of familyfriendly neighbourhoods that is perfect for people who love the great outdoors while still being connected to everyday amenities. With a park within five minutes of every home on the mountain and new homes and amenities such as schools and shopping going up every day, it comes as no surprise that Burke Mountain is rapidly becoming a very popular place to live. One of the biggest developers currently
building on Burke Mountain is Morningstar Homes. They recently started sales on their eighth project, and are one of the largest single-family home builders in the neighbourhood. Outdoor lovers will find plenty to enjoy on Burke Mountain, with its system of trails that connects everything else in the neighbourhood. This makes the area incredibly pedestrian-friendly. In fact, Coquitlam’s first green street was built on Burke Mountain, inside Morningstar’s Belmont development. You’ll also find playgrounds, parks and other outdoor spaces generously sprinkled around Burke Mountain. A community garden is also in the works, so you can exercise your green thumb. When the weather isn’t the best, you are within easy reach of shopping and dining opportunities at nearby Coquitlam Centre and the surrounding area. You’ll also find transit located here as well, making your commute just a bit easier. TransLink’s Evergreen Line is expected to open in 2016,
making it even more simple. You’re also within 30 minutes of downtown Vancouver by car, and within 40 minutes of the Vancouver International Airport. However, you may not need to leave Burke Mountain at all. Among the commercial space that is currently under construction is Meridian Crossing. Subway and 7-Eleven are already open there, with other tenants expected to open this fall. Among them are Hiraku Sushi and a dental clinic. A village centre is also in the works with coffee shops, light retail and a community centre in the plans. Burke Mountain is currently home to several schools, with more due to be built in the future. You’re also close to Douglas College’s Coquitlam campus, as well as Simon Fraser University in Burnaby. The sense of community on Burke Mountain is readily apparent. If you take a walk around, you hear children playing, neighbours chatting and birds chirping. That feeling will only continue as the area grows.
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sold-out neighborhoods on Burke Mountain alone, which gives purchasers the added comfort and peace of mind that they are dealing with a reputable builder who stands behind the homes they sell. Already, Calahan says that buyers at Partington are telling her how happy they are with their purchase. “They’re genuinely happy with the buying experience,” she says. And they’ll be extremely happy with their new home when it’s completed later this year. Among the gorgeous features at Partington is a huge kitchen with a granite island, stainless-steel appliances and tons of room to entertain. The entire home is built in an open-plan layout, which takes advantage of every inch of space available. With three floorplans available, all around 3,800 square feet and with three or four bedrooms, there’s no shortage of space. Each comes with an unfinished basement and a large private yard with a patio or deck. Other beautiful parts of the home include a floor-to-ceiling linear fireplace, oversized windows, hardwood floors and a 19-foot vaulted ceiling. “We always make the most of our windows,” Calahan says. “This time, they’re extra big.” When you combine all of the features, every home is simply spectacular. “These homes are very well laid out,” Calahan says. “There’s a sense of grandeur here. People are noting the ‘wow’ of the house; it takes your breath away.” The grandest part of Partington is the phenomenal views available from every home. Looking out over Burke Mountain and Coquitlam, you truly feel like you’re among the clouds. Partington is perfectly located for homeowners to live the Burke Mountain lifestyle. The neighbourhood has been growing over the years and now includes schools, parks and trails. Partington opened for sale in July, and already 15 of the 45 homes have been sold. “We’re really pleased with the response,” Calahan says. Morningstar has long been setting the standard for homes in the neighbourhood, and Calahan says that continues with Partington. “We are one of the largest single-family builders here,” she says, adding “It’s a real happy balance between a planned neighbourhood and a custom home. We’ve really found the secret recipe for making the homeowners happy.” Homes at Partington start at $898,900. For more information, visit www. morningstarhomes.bc.ca, call 604-942-6370 or visit the sales centre at 1508 Dayton Street in Coquitlam.
Homes at Partington are spacious and open, with huge windows, above, modern kitchens, below right, and soothing master bedrooms, some with an attached sitting area, below. However, it’s the views of Coquitlam and Burke Mountain at Partington that are truly spectacular, bottom. You’ll feel an instant sense of relaxation as soon as you enter your new home.
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Plant garlic now for tasty 2014 summer IN THE GARDEN Brian Minter
hile we’re planting bulbs this fall, let’s not forget one of the most important: Allium ophioscorodon. That’s garlic, by the way. Now is the very best time of the year to plant this valuable crop, even if you have only a small garden plot. If you haven’t grown garlic before, give it a try because at the end of next July, you’ll be rewarded with the most wonderful fresh garlic bulbs, ideal for your summer cooking All you need is well drained soil in a raised berm or bed. I would enrich the soil with some composted manures and because of our usually wet winters, I’d also add some dolopril lime. Always choose the largest bulbs and carefully break them into cloves that should be planted about 4 to 5 inches (10 to 12 cm) apart and 2 4 inches (5 to 10 cm) deep. Keep the soil moist if we get another dry spell. Rooting will begin within a couple of weeks. In mid to late winter, fresh green leaves will appear and they will be fine even if we get some severe cold - garlic is very hardy.
“If you haven’t grown garlic before, give it a try because at the end of next July, you’ll be rewarded with the most wonderful fresh garlic bulbs, ideal for your summer cooking.”
Make sure you keep the beds weeded because those nasty weeds will turn into millions when spring begins. Once spring arrives and the daytime temperatures are close to 8 to 10 C, feed them with something like a 10-15-19 fertilizer with micronutrients. In June the tops will form tiny flowers. These are called scapes and they should all be removed so the plant puts all its energy into building up the cloves. These scapes can be used in stir fries and for many other culinary uses. The scapes are a nice bonus when growing garlic. Fall planted garlic is usually harvested about mid-July into August of the following year. It’s important to harvest once half to two thirds of the leaves have turned yellow. Make sure you lift them carefully with a fork to avoid damaging the bulbs. They need to be cured in a warm dry spot for at least two weeks to ensure they dry out, then remove the outside layers to expose beautiful white bulbs that are ready to enjoy. As for varieties, almost everyone has their own favourite but plant the ones you enjoy most. Russian garlic is a local favourite and elephant garlic does well too, as do many other specialty varieties. So try some now as part of your winter garden.
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White tests skills against world’s best PoMo soccer player takes show to Wembley By Dan Ebenal The Tri-CiTy NeWs
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Port Coquitlam Saint Ty Goff chases the ball during a tier 1 U16 field lacrosse game against the Coquitlam Adanacs on Sunday at Gates Park.
Shocking loss for the Chargers Team struggles early in bout against raiders Fo r t h e s e c o n d time in two weeks the Coquitlam Chargers stumbled out of the blocks and could not overcome the hole they dug for themselves in the early part of the game. On Sunday, the club allowed the Richmond Raiders to put up two touchdowns before the Coquitlam club could get on the board during a bantam football road game. H oweve r, t h a n k s to a strong defence, Coquitlam was able to put up a wall in the second half, limiting Richmond’s ability to move the ball forward. Both teams struggled with the elements, but only the Chargers man-
The Coquitlam Chargers have struggled early in their first two games of the bantam football season. aged to score when the weather turned ugly. “Even when conditions were good we still had some problems [generating offence] against their very strong
defence,” said Raiders offensive co-ordinator Rob Parmar. “The lateral pursuit of [Coquitlam’s] defence was exceptional. They’re very well coached.”
With the Raiders struggling to gain yards, it was the Charger’s turn to find the end zone. A fourth-quarter fumble was recovered by Coquitlam’s Darrel
Gelera, who was able to score the touchdown. But despite the late offensive surge, Coquitlam could not get back into the game. When the final buzzer sounded, Richmond was still winning 12-9. The Chargers had similar struggles early during a match against the Vancouver Trojans in the opening week of the season. Vancouver jumped out to a 22-0 lead at the half, before Coquitlam’s offence got on the board. In that match, quarterback Lucas Gill threw for three touchdowns, before Jason Tade recovered a fumble and scored a major later in the game. But despite the dramatic finish, Coquitlam lost the game 22-19 and are still looking for their first win of the season.
A Port Moody youngster has just returned from England where he tested his skills against some of the best young soccer players in the world. Nikolas White was on the Canada U12 team that finished 14th out of the 32 countries in the Danone Nations Cup that was held Sept. 4-7 in London, England. After playing to a 1-1 draw, the Canadian side fell 4-3 in penalty kicks to Spain in their final placement game. “It was really disappointing,”White said.“We were just unlucky. I think it would have been better if we lost in the game rather than losing in penalty kicks.” Canada picked up wins against Brazil 3-2 and Saudi Arabia 1-0, while playing to a draw with South Korea and Switzerland and falling 1-0 to both Mexico and Argentina. “This year’s event sparked a new energy and motivation in these young athletes; they were able to measure themselves against other talented young players from around the world in one of the greatest stadiums, Wembley,” said Dean Howie, head coach of Team Canada. “They’ll now return to their clubs with a new perspective on the game and also knowing what they are capable of achieving.” White said the tie against South Korea was one of the highlights of the tournament. “I thought we were going to lose that game
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because they were last year’s champions but we tied it,” he said. “It was an unbelievable feeling. And beating Brazil is always a great feeling too.” White picked up three assists during the tournament and was the only member of the Canadian team to play every minute of all seven games. “I was a little bit tired after the sixth game but being in Wembley [for the game against Spain] my energy went way up.” Playing in the iconic Wembley Stadium has always been a dream for White, who got to live out that dream in front of 30,000 screaming fans. “Being in Wembley was by far the highlight of my trip,” he said. “It was awesome.” White was the only We s t e r n C a n a d i a n player selected to play for the national team, which was made up from the Eastern Canadian team that knocked off the West 3-2 earlier this summer. In addition to exposing him to some highly skilled soccer, White was also able to make a number of new friendships. “I made a ton of new friends from the Eastern Canada team as well as from the other countries,” said White, who will now join his team from the Coquitlam MetroFord High Performance League. firstname.lastname@example.org
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COQUITLAM METRO-FORD U18 HOTSPURS The Under 18 Division 1 Hotspurs, in their first league game of the season saw themselves matched against Coastal FC. Justin Arcand, a new CMF member, joining the Hotspurs for the 2013-14 season, made an immediate impact by scoring two (2) goals in his opening match leading the team to a 4-1 victory. Justin’s hard work and tenacious play is non-stop and his pace on the ball, is enjoyed by his coaches and spectators. Justin’s commitment to the Hostpurs is appreciated by the coaching staff and the coaches are hoping Justin’s continues to make an impact throughout the season. For these reasons Justin is named the Metro-Ford Co-Player of the Week.
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The U16 MSL CMFSC Stompers were hoping to start their league campaign with a win to continue their good form following their previous heroics in winning the CMFSC Labour Day Tournament over the long weekend. The Burnaby U16 Metro team had other ideas and began strongly opening the scoring mid-way through the first half. With her team already 1-0 down, Makena Mills, made a critical save to tip a break away onto the post and keep The Stompers in the game. This save was the turning point of a fiercely contested match and with the scores level at half-time, the stage was set for The Stompers to score two more and bring home the win. Makena made two other vital saves to help preserve the lead. In the first few weeks, Makena’s saves in a penalty shoot-out during the Labour Day Tournament coupled with some timely diving saves at the feet of on-rushing attackers, combined with playing with a broken finger have earned Makena the right to be named Metro-Ford Co-Player of the Week.
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Two games into the sea s on and o ppo sing forwards have yet to find a way to solve Coquitlam Edge net minder Angela Webster. On Sunday, the goalie was able to post her second straight clean sheet, when the Edge downed the Port Moody Quicksilver 3-0 in U17 division 2 girls’ soccer action. Coquitlam jumped out to an early lead when Justyna Pomaleck’s solo run resulted in a penalty, which she calmly finished with a shot to the low post. S a m a n t h a Dougherty added a pair of quick shots that left the PoMo keeper defenseless and staked the Edge to a 3-0 halftime lead. Despite a spirited Port Moody push in the second half, Coquitlam was able to shut down the Quicksilver’s attack
and hang on for the shutout victory. The Coquitlam RedCaps came away with one point during a testy battle against SFC Pegasus in U16 division 1 boys’ soccer on Sunday. Anton Pisaryk scored the lone goal for Coquitlam in the 1-1 tie, during a match that saw the RedCaps stand up to a larger, more physical club. Tony Blazevic had a strong match on defence and with the help of keeper Alex Brown were able to hold the opposition to just one goal.
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After coming off a disappointing loss in the opening game of the season, the Coqutilam TNT came out determined to win on Sunday against the Burnaby Storm in U15 girls soccer. The patient Coquitlam club played hard in a first half that saw a lot of end-to-end action and several good chances for both sides. However, it was TNT forward Kirstin Davies who broke the log jam, scoring 15 minutes into the second half with a shot outside the box. After that, it was the defence that came up strong for Coquitlam, with Nicole Chursinoff, Isabel Antunes, Olivia Dawson and goalie Alivia Ungaro keeping Burnaby off the scoreboard.
Schedule of Meetings Monday, September 23, 2013
2:00pm Council Committee Room Closed Council Council Committee *Immediatelyfollowingadjournment oftheCouncil-in-CommitteeMeeting Room Regular Council 7:00 pm Council Chambers
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Port Coquitlam’s Chris Doodson and his Honda Civic took home the title at the 2013 GTU championship this past weekend at the Mission Raceway. The victory in the final race capped a long season, in which Doodson battled for the top spot against Victoria racer Bill Okell.
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101-1125 Nicola Avenue Port Coq. (behind COSTCO)
ongoing training and support. A young person is waiting for an open door... make it yours.
MAJOR Appliance Repairs to All Makes JIM PUGH Owner/Technician 30 Years+ Experience
3755 Bracewell Court, Pt Coq.
MAIDS R’ US BEST CLEANERS
Residential & Commercial
Weekly, Bi-Monthly - Best Rates!
Since 1985 604-808-0212
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Job Description: You must be a go-getter able to work on your own who enjoys talking to people & doing basic cooking. Great for men & women, seniors, retirees & mature adults.
CONCRETE & PLACING
NO JOB TOO SMALL Serving Lower Mainland 25 Years! *Prepare *Form *Place *Finish *Granite & Interlocking Block Walls *Stairs *Driveways *Exposed Aggregate *Stamped Concrete. *Interlocking Bricks *Sod Placement EXCELLENT REF’S -WCB Insured
. 4 U SPA
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POCO Appliance Mart 942-4999 Service to all Makes of Appliances & Refrigeration. Work Guaranteed
CHEMICAL FREE CLEANING $25/hr. Min 3hours. All supplies incl except vacuum. Judy 604-839-6410
WE WILL TRAIN! COMPETITIVE RATES
NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
604-942-8688 near Safeway - Sunwood Square
Leo: 604-657-2375 / 604-462-8620
UNIQUE CONCRETE DESIGN F All types of concrete work F F Re & Re F Forming F Site prep FDriveways FExposed FStamped F Bobcat Work F WCB Insured
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142 OFFICE SUPPORT/CLERKS
175 CATERING/PARTY RENTALS
PLACING & Finishing * Forming * Site Prep, old concrete removal * Excavation & Reinforcing * Re-Re Specialists 34 Years Exp. Free Estimates.
Call: Rick (604) 202-5184 Pay starts at $10.50/hr. Training provided in North Burnaby. Call JMP Marketing at 604.294.3424, local #30 JMP Marketing Services BC’s largest demo company since 1979 SECURITY AND INSTALLATIONS MANAGER
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Exp. Customer Service / Warranty Coordinator
Specializing in Private Events! We Come To You! Doing It All, From Set-Up - Clean-Up.
required for Foxridge Homes, a Qualico company.
• Home Dinner Parties • Meetings • Funerals • Weddings • B-B-Ques • Birthdays • Anniversaries
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CAREERS filled with opportunity! IKEA Coquitlam is looking for enthusiastic, down - to - earth, hard workers with a genuine willingness to work together for the following: Cashiers, Returns, Home Delivery Bookings, Replenishment, Receiving, Carts & Restaurant. To explore these opportunities & others, please apply online at www.ikea.com
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Carriers Needed The following routes are now available to deliver the News in the TriCity area
Real Estate Section - Class 600’s
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Free Estimates 604-813-6949
FRANKS Drywall *Boarding*Taping *Spraying no job too sm. Seniors rts Free ests. 604-939-7029, 809-1945
DC ELECTRIC (#37544). Bonded. We specialize in jobs too small for the big guys! *24 HOUR SERVICE* 30Yrs exp. Free est. 604-460-8867.
YOUR ELECTRICIAN $29 Service Call Lic #89402 Same day guarn’td We love small jobs! 604-568-1899
263 EXCAVATING & DRAINAGE
BAJ EXCAVATING DEMO, Sewer, storm, drainage, remove concrete & blacktop, old house drainage. Call 604-779-7816.
DEMOLITION EXCAVATING - DRAIN TILE Old Garage, Carport, House, Pool, Repair Main Waterline, Break Concrete & Removal Free Estimates!
FRAMERS; Looking for a Framers, Framers Helper. Please send experience letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone; 604-377-7084
•Licensed •Insured •WCB
604-716-8528 Need CA$H Today? Own a vehicle? Borrow up to $25,000 Snapcarcash.com 604-777-5046
A54 Friday, September 20, 2013, Tri-City News HOME/BUSINESS SERVICES
263 EXCAVATING & DRAINAGE
283 GUTTERS & DOWNSPOUTS
PEDRO’S Contracting & Drainage. Landscaping, Water Lines & Cement work. Call 604-468-2919.
ALWAYS! GUTTER Cleaning & Roof Blowing, Moss Control,30 yrs exp., Reliable! Simon 604-230-0627
GUTTER & POWER WASH. Repair Friendly services. GREAT PRICES. No GST. Chris (604)401-9533
1-A1 BRAR CEDAR FENCING, chain link & landscaping. Block retaining wall. Reasonable rates. Harry 604-719-1212, 604-306-1714
ASHDOWN CONTRACTING custom cedar fencing/decks Quality you can afford 604-970-4732
5” Gutter, Down Pipe, Sofﬁt *CLEANING *REPAIRS 28 YEARS EXPERIENCE
www.tricitynews.com HOME/BUSINESS SERVICES 287
FLOOR REFINISHING/ INSTALLATIONS
POLMAR HARDWOOD FLOORS New floor inst. & finishing. Refin. Repairs, Staining. Free Est.. Mario 604-671-8501 or 604-468-4117.
You'll find something for the kid in you in the Classifieds! 604-575-5555
278 FURNITURE REFINISHING
LARIC FURNITURE REFINISHING
From 1, 3, 5, 7 & 10 Ton Trucks Licensed ~ Reliable ~ 1 to 3 Men Free Estimate/Senior Discount Residential~Commercial~Pianos
www.proficientrenovation.com 604-323-4111 for more details.
RELIABLE - 20 Years Exp - Ref’s. Laminate Floor Installation, Base Boards & Trim Specials. General Jobs Accepted. Please Call Richard 604-365-1477
Journeyman Call 604-345-0899
Free estimates, Seniors Disc, high quality, low cost, WCB. (free baseboard painting)
~ 25% off with this ad ~
Ph: 604-469-2331 GARDENING
MARK’S LAWN CARE Mowing lawns, hedge trimming, garbage removal and small handyman repairs. Free Est. 604-308-8073
Quality Work Guaranteed INSURED / WCB / LICENSED
M.S. Rad Construction Inc.
Yard Maintenance Hedge Trimming Tree Pruning Lawn Cuts S Weeding
RENO & REPAIR
Fully Insured All Work Guaranteed.
NO JOB TOO SMALL!
Call John 778-867-8785
Renovations/Repairs/Building Emergency services available! S Bathrooms S Basements S Suites S Decks / Sheds S Plumbing S Flooring / Tiles S Electrical S Interior Designing
Gary 604-690-7JNL (7565) “Family Owned & Operated in the Tri-Cities”
❖ Hedge Pruning ❖ Landscape ❖ Garden Designs ❖ Installation ❖ Yard Clean-ups ❖ Junk Rem. ❖ Cedar Fencing
7 Days / Week
“Award Winning Renovations” 32 Years of Experience
PAINT SPECIAL 3 rooms for $299, 2 coats any colour (Ceiling & Trim extra) Price incls Cloverdale Premium quality paint. NO PAYMENT until Job is completed. Ask us about our Laminate Flooring & Maid Services.
COMPLETE Roofing Ltd. Repairs & gutters, all roofs. WCB, BBB, Reas guaranteed. Sr Disc. 604-725-0106
*Retaining Walls *Interlocking *Fencing *Drainage *Decking *New Lawns *Hedges 18 Years exp. - Work Guaranteed Cel:604-836-6519, 778-285-6510
- Est. 1989 F WCB, Insured, Licensed F Free Estimates F Many References F All Types of Painting
✓ ✓ ✓ ✓
CALL 604-937-0203 www.mountainviewarmordeck.com .
10% DISCOUNT. MG Roofing & Siding. CB. Re-roofing, New Roof Gutters.
17935 Ford Detour Road PITT MEADOWS
GAME CUTTING NG
604-460-6411 or Cell 778-809-2383
✶Dump Site Now Open✶
FLEETWOOD WASTE Bin Rentals 10-30 Yards. Call Ken at 604-294-1393
W Design & Renovations W Decks W Fences W Stairs
GL ROOFING. Cedar/Asphalt, Flat roofs, WCB Clean Gutters - $80. 604-240-5362. email@example.com
FREE! Scrap Metal Removal...FREE!!!
W Retaining walls W Railings Home Renovations Call Patrick for a free est.
*Appliances *BBQs *Exercise Equip *Cars/Trucks/Trailers *Hotwater Tanks *Furnaces * Restaurant Equipment All FREE pickup!
RC HANDYMAN Quality painting, Int/Ext A friendly service GREAT PRICES. No GST. 604-401-9533
B.J. (Brad) Curtis B.A.
Hauling Anything.. But Dead Bodies!! 20 YARD BINS AVAILABLE We Load or You Load !
“JUST A GREAT JOB!”
Eastcan Rooﬁng & Siding
Robert J. O’Brien
•New Roofs •Re-Roofs •Repairs
Liability Insurance/BBB/10% off with ad
604.562.0957 or 604.961.0324
EAGLE ROOFING 2 HUNGRY PAINTERS. Int/Ext, In the area 35 yrs. Power wash. Refs. WCB. Free Est. 604-467-2532 AAA PRECISION PAINTING. Quality work. 778-881-6096.
Tar & Gravel DAsphalt D Interlocking shingles DTorch-on Membrane D Laminated shingles All types of Roofing Repairs Free Estimates
MOVING & STORAGE GET THE BEST Experienced Mover w/affordable rates, STARTING AT $40/HR 24/7 - Licensed & Insured. ** Seniors Discounts ** fortiermoving.ca
Call: 778-773-3737 RC HANDYMAN Moving & Storage, Friendly Service BEST PRICES, NO GST. Call today 604-401-9533 ABBA MOVERS & DEL Res/comm 1-4 ton truck, 1 man $35/hr, 2 men from $45. Honest, bsmt clean up. 25yrs Exp. 24hrs/7days 604-506-7576
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FOR YOUR MOVING
Serving Metro Vancouver Since 1988
RAINFOREST DECK & RAIL
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• Furniture • Appliances • Electronics • Junk/Rubbish • Construction Debris • Drywall • Yard Waste • Concrete • Everything Else! **Estate Clean-Up Specialists**
D Deck Rebuilds & Additions D Vinyl Waterproofing D 10 Year No Leak Warranty D Aluminum & Glass Rails The Last Deck You Will Ever Need!
Call: 604-725-9574 www.rainforestdeckandrail.com
HOT TUBS NO PROB!
Meadows Landscape Supply
Aluminum patio cover, sunroom, railing and vinyl. 604-521-2688 www.PatioCoverVancouver.com
$59.00 Per Ton
NO Headaches NO Surprises NO Excuses
SBroken Concrete RocksS $23.00 Per Metric Ton SMud - Dirt - Sod - ClayS $23.00 Per Metric Ton GrassSBranchesSLeavesSWeeds
mikes hauling 604-516-9237
Ed’s ROTOTILLING & LANDSCAPING
Vinyl, Wood and Trex decks, Aluminum and Glass awnings, Wood,Aluminum & Glass Railings D FULLY INSURED D 100% Waterproof Up to 10 year warranty
PRO ✶ ACC PAINTING LTD
Serving Tri City 33 Yrs. Call 24 Hrs/7 Days
~ Free Estimates ~
D Free estimates D Insured Licensed D References Residential D Pressure Washing
604-941-2263 / 604-725-7246
Summer EXT/INT SPECIAL LOOK for our YARD SIGNS
*Rototilling *Levelling *Gardens *Loader Work *Brush Cutter *Plowing
. Expert Power Washing. Gutters cleaned & repaired. www.expertpowerwashing. Mike, 604-961-1280 MIKE 604-961-1280
Rooﬁng Experts. 778-230-5717 Repairs/Re-Roof/New Roofs. All work Gtd. Free Est. Call Frank.
PATTAR ROOFING LTD. All types of Roofing. Over 35 years in business. 604.588.0833
(604)465-1311 MISC SERVICES
Running this ad for 8yrs
D Garden Blend Soil D Lawn Blend Soil D Custom Blends avail. D Composted Mushroom Manure
PICK-UP ...... or .... DELIVERY
✶ Bark Mulch ✶ Lawn & Garden Soil ✶ Drain Gravel ✶ Lava Rock ✶ River Rock ✶Pea Gravel
Recycle your unused items, place a classiﬁed ad TODAY!
Pay-Less Pro Painting
Residential & Commercial
Meadows Landscape Supply Ltd.
Sunday September.22 from 9am until 2pm. No Early Birds Please Park on Street
www.paintspecial.com 604.339.1989 Lower Mainland 604.996.8128 Fraser Valley
Prompt Delivery Available
Huge Multi-Family Garage Sale 1207 Confederation Drive
A-1 EXTERIOR/ INTERIOR. Quality job, senior rates, free est, residential, commercial. Refs. 15 yrs exp. No job too small.Call 778-980-0717
INTERIORS: Baths (reno’s/ repairs) specializing in drywall, doors, flooring, tiling, plumbing, painting, miscellaneous, etc. VERSATILE! EXPERIENCED IN OVER 30 LINES OF WORK! * Quality work * Prompt Service * Fair prices For positive results Call Robert SERVICE CALLS WELCOME
.Jim’s Mowing. 310-JIMS (5467).
353 ROOFING & SKYLIGHTS
17607 Ford Road Pitt Meadows
* Electrical * Plumbing * Heating * Painting * Carpentry * Tile Work * Laminate & Hardwood Flooring Exc. Rates, Senior Disc. Work guar. Since 1986. Ken 604-418-7168
(off Porter St.) Fine quality dining room suite, British India carpets & lots of smaller treasures.
HOUSES UNDER 2500sf. Gutters, windows & siding. Limited Time Offer. 604-861-6060
all soils are tested for Optimum growing requirements.
❞A ALL RESIDENTIAL❞
1130 Smith Ave. Coq.
SUPER SPECIAL - $299
When QUALITY Matters
HOME IMPROVEMENTS Carpentry, painting, drywall, tiles Quality work - reasonable price Martin 778-355-5840
ESTATE SALE Sat Sept 21st, 11am-4pm
Call Ian 604-724-6373
NO Wood byproducts used
Baked Goods, Books, Small Appliances & Lots More
Northstar Painting Ltd.- The Residential Specialists. BIG jobs, Small jobs - We do it all! Interior and Exterior Projects. Master Painters at Students Rates. WCB Safe, Reliable, Efficient & Quality Paint. 778.245.9069
Call Robert 604-941-1618 OR 604-844-4222
7405 Royal Oak Ave.
SAME DAY SERVICE AVAILABLE
HOME REPAIRS If I can’t do it It can’t be done
Sat, Sept 21st, 9am-1pm All Saints Anglican Church
POWER WASHING GUTTER CLEANING
INTERIOR / EXTERIOR
RETAINING WALLS BASEMENTS ADDITIONS FORMING - FRAMING STAIRS - DECKS - FENCE WINDOW & DOOR REPLACEMENT
Rummage & Bake Sale
Certified, Insured & Bonded
100% Heating & Plumbing 24/7 RELIABLE & AFFORDABLE
ARCO CONST. Framing, Drywall, Wood Finishing, Texture, Painting, Kitchen/Bath Remodeling, Elec, Plumb, Flooring. FREE EST. Mike 604-825-1500. Harry 604-500-3630.
• Hot water tanks • Furnaces • Broilers • Plugged Drains 778-862-0560
A name you can trust
CRESCENT Plumbing & Heating Licensed Residential 24hr. Service
1PRO MOVING & SHIPPING. Across the street - across the world Real Professionals, Reas. Rates. Best in every way! 604-721-4555.
Kitchens, Bathrooms, Flooring, Drywall, Garages, Decks & more * 30 YEARS EXPERIENCE* INSURED ~ WCB
BRO MARV PLUMBING 24/7 Plumbing, heating, plugged drains BBB. (604)582-1598, bromarv.com
LOCAL & LONG DISTANCE
Home Renovations and New Construction
10% OFF if you Mention this AD! *Plumbing *Heating *Reno’s *More Lic.gas fitter. Aman: 778-895-2005
Maintenance S Repair S Renovation
Free Estimates, Pick-up & Delivery
FLUID SOLUTIONS INC. Gas, plumbing, heating, reno’s, repairs. 20 years exp., reliable & courteous. Lic’d. Bonded. Jack 778-835-4416
329 PAINTING & DECORATING
- ANTIQUES, HOME & OFFICE FURNITURE - RESTORATION & REPAIRS
S S S S
MOVING & STORAGE
Ask us about $20K Gov’t Grant or visit: www.bchousing.org/HAFI - 1 Piece Seamless Acrylic Walls - Custom Showers, Tubs, Glass Doors - Wheelchair Accessible Showers
Call Tim 604-612-5388
1 DAY INSTALL COMPLETE BATHROOM REMODELING Free Estimates
~ FULLY INSURED ~
PAVING/SEAL COATING ASPHALT PAVING
Commercial & Residential • Parking Lots • Driveways • Garage Apron • Speed Bumps • Potholes • Patchwork • Tennis Courts • Repair & Resurface Over 10yrs of exp. Free Estimates Insured ★ Great Rates ★ WCB
604-618-2949 ASPHALT PAVING • Brick Driveways • Retaining Walls • Foundation Repairs • Sealcoating 604-618-2304
Your Tree Service For Honest Prices & Quality Work Call Scott at 604-618-0333 Certified Arborist
★ Disposal ★ Renovations Debris ★ Construction ★ Drywall Pickup ★ Demolition ★ 7 days/week ★ Free Estimates ★
Free Estimates * Fully Insured
Isaac 604-727-5232 #1 DUMP YOUR JUNK No job too small.On time every time 604-939-0808 D 604-649-4339
CHEAP RUBBISH REMOVAL Almost for free! (778)997-5757, (604)587-5991
DISPOSAL BINS by Recycle-it 6-50 yard Bins
Delivery & Pick-Up Included Residental & Commercial Service
604.587.5865 4.58 587 87.58 58665 58 65
www.tricitynews.com HOME/BUSINESS SERVICES 374
Tri-City News Friday, September 20, 2013, A55 MERCHANDISE FOR SALE 533
WEED FREE Mushroom Manure 13 yards - $160 or Well Rotted 10 yards - $180. 604-856-8877
CATS GALORE, TLC has for adoption spayed & neutered adult cats. 604-309-5388 / 604-856-4866 CATS OF ALL DESCRIPTION in need of caring homes! All cats are spayed, neutered, vaccinated and dewormed. Visit us at fraservalleyhumanesociety.com or call 1 (604)820-2977
ITALIAN MASTIFF (Cane Corso)
Professional Property Management Services
MISC. FOR SALE
HOT TUB (SPA) COVERS. Best price. Best quality. All shapes & colours available. 1-866-652-6837 www.thecoverguy.com/newspaper?
Your Choice for Property Management (Since 1990)
SEIZED VEHICLE AUCTION SAT. Sept. 21st, 10:30 AM 231 Ewen Avenue, New Westminster, BC Over 60 Various seized and Impounded vehicles being sold with no min. prices or starting bids. Seadoos, Trailer and Motorhome 2008 Moped.
COME SEE!! Preview at 8:30 am Saturday, Sept, 21st More Details and Pictures at: www.allcityauctioneers.com
COQ. â€œMontreuxâ€? Parkway Blvd 2bd 2ba, 838s/f, new carpet/paint pool, gym. Ns/Np. Oct1. $1350. P.Meadows - Solaris Towers BRAND NEW UNITS AVAIL *1Bd+den. *2Bd +den. *3Bdrm.
Call 604-464-7548 Visit our website for other rentals: www.proďŹ le-properties.com 1 BDRM suite on ground floor level, 1 prkg, laundry, 55+ building 55 Blackberry Dr $900, 604-781-3416 Coquitlam-1 bdrm-11th flr inc heat, h/w, d/w, gym, patio, inste lndry. Walk to Lougheed/skytrain. n/s, n/p, n/d. Refs. $996/mo 604-951-4440 Coquitlam:
Clean, quiet apt blk. Suites to rent.
$400. Call 604-859-5925
REAL ESTATE P/B blue males Ready to go. 1st shots & tails/dew claws done. ULTIMATE FAMILY GUARDIAN $800. 604-308-5665 NEED A GOOD HOME for a good dog or a good dog for a good home? We adopt dogs! Call 604856-3647 or www.856-dogs.com SIAMESE X kittens beautiful Flame Point $100/ea. 2 Tabby Kittens $35/ea. family raised 604-794-5972
MERCHANDISE FOR SALE 506
POCO Appliance Mart 942-4999 Rebuilt*Washer*Dryer*Fridge*Stove Up to 1 Yr Warranty. Trade-in Avail.
Family owned & operated for 40 yrs.
(604) 467- 5271 PORT Moody 2 BDR condo, very cute newly reno&d, in suite laundry, parking. Across street from Newport Village and Rec Centre, walking distance to Suterbrook. $1150.00 Avail. Immediately, please call 604889-8247. PORT COQUITLAM - Newly renovated, quiet secure bldg, walk to all amens, WC Exp - 1 Bdrm apt avail Oct 1st. - Lrg, bright, incl heat, h/water, f/s, priv balc, window coverings. - Laundry & storage on ea floor. - Plenty of pkng avail. No Pets. - Wheelchair accessible
2232 McAllister Ave
HOMES FOR RENT
**2 BDRM APARTMENT** $880.00/mo includes utilities **3 BDRM TOWNHOUSES** $1140.00/mo plus utilities
Pitt Meadows Marina 14179 Reichenback Rd
Year or semi-annual Rental Moorage
Parking + Onsite Manager
3156 Coast Meridian Road
Coquitlam Harbour Chimes 1 bdrm brand new, incl heat alarm granite counters NP $950 604-788-1275
COQUITLAM: 2 Bdrm townhouses in quiet family complex, no pets. From $965/mo. Call 604-942-2277.
3 Bedroom townhouse available immediately (heat and hot water included) with laundry hook up. Pet allowed.
RENOVATED SUITES 1 Bdrm suite $775 2 Bdrm corner suite $925
MAPLE RIDGE. Brookside Garden. Renoâ€™d attractive 3 bdrm. N/S. Oct. 1st. Call 778-835-0748
DifďŹ culty Making Payments? No Equity? Penalty? Expired Listing? We Buy Homes! No Fees! No Risk! www.GVCPS.ca / 604-786-4663
Contact: Mihaela 604-600-4213
OPEN HOUSE CO-OP LIVING 2 bedroom @ $810.00 / month 1205 Johnston (at Guildford) Coquitlam Close to all amenities (Transit, shopping schools and parks)
Saturday, Sept. 2 â€˘ 11am â€“ 3pm & Sunday, Sept. 2 â€˘ oQN Contact Sandy @ (604) 945-5864 Email Sandy@terramanagement.ca
COQUITLAM CENTRE AREA
TOWNHOUSES MOVE in BONUS up to $500 2 & 3 Bdrm Units Available *Near schools *5 Appliances *Decorative Fireplaces
*No Pets *Avail Immediately ~also apartments available~
2000 35â€™ LANDAU Tritan 10, 58K, full side, solar syst, immac, N/S, $25,000 firm. Ph: (604)464-2757 28â€™ 5th WHEEL. Custom built for the desert or boon docking, solar panels, air bag suspension, 3 holding tanks, 100 gallon fresh water, 4 batteries, garage kept. $21,000/obo Call 604-469-2153.
SCRAP CAR REMOVAL
AAA SCRAP CAR REMOVAL Minimum $150 cash for full size vehicles, any cond. 604-518-3673
MECHANICâ€™S LIEN ACT Notice of Sale of Motor Vehicle Pursuant to The Mechanicâ€™s Lien Act Whereas Craig Darren Kempter 1336 Cornell Ave., Coquitlam, BC V3J 2Z9 is indebted to J.S. Performance Ltd. Unit 8 - 30528 Great Northern Ave., Abbotsford, BC V2T 6H4 for repairs done to a 2002 Volkswagen Jetta, 4 door sedan, black, VIN# 3VWSP29M12M130145. There is presently an amount due & owing of $2,021.60 plus any additional cost for storage, seizure and sale. Notice is hereby given that on Oct. 1st, 2013 said vehicle will be sold. For more information call J. S. Performance Ltd. 604-557-7900
S Incl heat/ht water, wndw cvrngs S Close to bus stop S Walk to shoping/medical/WCE S Across from park w/Mtn views S Gated parking and Elevator S Adult oriented building S References required CALL FOR APPOINTMENT
PITT MEADOWS: 2 - 3 bdrm co-op T/H $1097/mo - $1199/mo. Shares reqâ€™d. Close to WCE, schools & shopping. No subsidy available. 19225 119th Ave. For more info & to book an appt. call 604-465-1938 PORT COQUITLAM 2 BDRM T/H. $870, quiet family complex, no pets, Call 604-464-0034.
#1 FREE SCRAP VEHICLE REMOVAL ASK ABOUT $500 CREDIT $$$ PAID FOR SOME 604.683.2200
Public Access Launch Ramp Outdoor Storage for Boats, RVâ€™s, Cars, Trucks & Trailers
3 Bedroom townhouse available now (heat and hot water included) with laundry hook up. Pet allowed.
~ FINANCING AVAILABLE ~
FREE TOWING 7 days/wk. We pay Up To $500 CA$H Rick Goodchild 604.551.9022
PORT COQUITLAM. Office. 321 s/f Exc. location Shaughnessy St. Now avail. $420/mo. Bill (604)836-2494.
FROM $140,000 1-250-558-7888 www.orlandoprojects.com
â€˘ Autos â€˘ Trucks â€˘ Equipment Removal
Port Coq. Office 715 s/f, deck, kitch. Exc. location Shaughnessy St. Now avail. $870/mo. Bill (604)836-2494.
When you arrive in front of the lobby entrance, please call 604-612-3752.
Also; Spectacular 3 Acre Parcel at $390,000
SCRAP CAR REMOVAL
2 Bedroom suite available immediately (heat and hot water included). Pet allowed.
Medallion Court Apt / Townhomes
Sunday, September 22, 2013 between 12pm-4pm
Port Coquitlam 4 bdrm 1.5 bath house on farm, 5 appls, Avail now. $1100/mo. 778-241-8421
PRIME LAKEVIEW LOTS
AUCTION - Houseboats, Boats, PWC, Trucks, Trailers and more. September 21st, Kelowna www.westernstarauctions.com
Crime free clean quiet well managed mature adult bldg. No smokers No pets gas f/p. $525 + utils.
515-525 Foster Avenue
WE BUY HOUSES! Older House â€˘ Damaged House Moving â€˘ Estate Sale â€˘ Just Want Out â€˘ Behind on Payments Quick Cash! â€˘ Flexible Terms! CALL US FIRST! 604-657-9422
â€˘ DIFFICULTY SELLING? â€˘
Maple Ridge Central
2865 Packard Ave. Now accepting applications for 1 & 2 bdrm apartments. Share purchase required. No Subsidies avail.
A Safe, all ages community in POCO, close to schools and parks with shopping near by. Great for families with Day Care and After School Care facilities right on the site! Pet friendly (some exceptions apply). Your gross household income (before deductions) must be between $28,000 and $68,000.
639 REAL ESTATE SERVICES
Sorry no pets.
566 MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS TENOR SAX
Welcome Home ! 1 Bedrooms available near Lougheed Mall and transit. Rent includes heat & hot water. Sorry No Pets. Refs required.
Call (604) 931-2670
PORT MOODY. Ideal Apartment. 1/bdrm. Avail immed. Secure parking, storage. Res manager. No pets. 778-355-1808, 604-469-9100,
709 COMMERCIAL/INDUSTRIAL PORT COQUITLAM, 1500 - 3000 sq ft. Ground floor commercial area. Facing onto city park. 1 blk from Lougheed/ Shaughnessy intersection. Call 604-464-3550.
1 & 2 Bdrms $790/$875 GREAT LOCATION
Queen Anne Apts. * Renovated Suites * Clean, very quiet, large,
COQUITLAM Maillardville. 3 Bdrm 2 level half duplex, 2baths, newly updated, nr all amens, bus, Superstore, etc. Large yard. $975 +utils. Avail immed. Call 604-469-4865. PORT MOODY bright, very clean 3 bdr, w/1bdr inlaw ste, 1700s/f, 2 ba, w/d, awesome deck, 1 kitchen, f/p, ns/np, $1700 +utils. 604-283-9055.
HOMES FOR RENT
MAPLE RIDGE - 1,100sf. 2 bdrm. rancher. Private fncâ€™d 10,000sf. lot. Updated kit. bath, new windows & roof. A/C in suite lndry. & D/W. Lots of parking. Small pet nego. w/ pet deposit. No smoking! $1400 plus utilities. Avail. Oct 1st. No calls after 7:30pm. 604-790-1710 Duane
12186-224 St, Maple Ridge CertiďŹ ed Crime Free Buildings
Port Coquitlam 2Bdrm insuite laundry, full bath $950 incl utils NS/NP. Avail Oct 1. 604-719-8667
INCLUDES: HEAT, HOT WATER & HYDRO Near Shopping & Amenities. SENIORâ€™S DISCOUNT
your 1 Select household items to sell
1984 Pontiac Trans AM 29,878K stored 20 yrs. Mint cond. All original except Alpine stereo. Have orig radio / tape deck, rear window louvers in box. Glass TRoof. Qualifies for $300/yr insurance. 604-492-2502 Coq $19,500 firstname.lastname@example.org
DreamTeam Auto Financing â€œ0â€? Down, Bankruptcy OK Cash Back ! 15 min Approvals
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This is your LAST CHANCE for EMPLOYEE PRICING!
AMAZING USED VEHICLES AVAILABLE AT METRO FORD
Luisa McHugh Marc Crawford
2007 Ford F150
2008 Ranger Supercab
Crewcab, 4x4, FX4, must see!
Sport package, 3 to choose from
2011 Chrysler 200S Auto, pwr grp -
2010 F-350 Lariat Diesel
2007 Ford Edge
Completely custom and raised, beautiful truck!
Nice truck, great price
2008 Ford Fusion SEL
Loaded, leather, navigation, moonroof
2010 Toyota Sienna Low kms
2011 Mazda MX5
Power hard top, only 8,000 kms
2012 Ford Econoline
2007 Avalanche LTZ
Nice van, great price
4x4, loaded, nice truck
2009 Pontiac Vibe
Power group, air conditioning, nice car!
2013 Mustang Convertible Auto, great price
2006 Nissan 350Z Coupe Low kms, perfect summer car!
1996 Ford Probe GT
Fully loaded and freshly painted, immaculate! #PC5746
2009 Ford Flex Limited AWD Great kms, all the power options
Teresa Grossi Sandi Ringrose
2009 Toyota Camry LE Auto, A/C -
2004 Mazda 6
Auto, moonroof, mags -
2002 Jeep Liberty Sport 4x4, power group
2007 Toyota Tacoma Crewcab, 4x4, low kms
2010 BMW X3
AWD, X Drive, only 44,000 kms!
Zac (Bhupinder) Dhillon
2007 Acura Type S Loaded, Manager’s special #PC5798
2003 Cadillac Escalade ESV Nice truck
2005 Mazda 3 GT Auto, leather, moonroof
2008 Ford Mustang Power group, leather seats -
2013 Ford Escape SEL
4WD, loaded, navigation, moonroof, leather - 2 TO CHOOSE FROM #PFT1964
2009 Ford F150
CREWCAB XLT, 4x4 XTR #PLT4774
*All prices are plus taxes and $499 documentation fee.
Immaculate condition, Wow!!
THE ALL NEW Dlr# 5231 Metro Motors Ltd.
2 BLOCKS EAST
2007 Mercedes SL550
2008 Dodge Caravan
Seats 7, captains chairs in 1st & 2nd row -
2006 Infiniti G35
Coupe, leather, moonroof
CREWCAB, 4x4, XLT
2010 Ford F150
2505 LOUGHEED HIGHWAY