News

Port Coquitlam council to vote on budget

Port Coquitlam councillors are expected to vote on the final reading of the 2012-2016 financial plan during Monday night
Port Coquitlam councillors are expected to vote on the final reading of the 2012-2016 financial plan during Monday night's meeting.
— image credit: TRI-CITY NEWS FILE PHOTO

Port Coquitlam councillors are expected to vote on the final reading of the 2012-2016 financial plan during Monday night's meeting.

The the first three readings of the budget, which calls for a 2.97% tax increase, was approved during a special meeting earlier this month.

The document includes $35,000 for the Port Coquitlam Community Foundation, $15,000 for the Sports Alliance and close to $50,000 for Port Coquitlam Heritage. There is also funds for a new turf field at Gates Park.

PoCo's council meeting begins at 7 p.m. at city hall (2580 Shaughnessy Street, Port Coquitlam).

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

B.C. Muslim Association speaks out on gunman
 
New policy provides diabetes care for students
 
THE CROSSES, ROW ON ROW
ELECTION 2014: Video for Jeanette Jackson, Port Moody school board
 
ELECTION 2014: Four candidates running outside their cities
 
Poll finds Lower Mainland voters ready to shake up city halls
Coast Salish tribes gather for water ceremony before NEB hearings
 
A short getaway
 
Election 2014: Gayle Martin seeking re-election to Langley City council

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 24 edition online now. Browse the archives.