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Indoor dining ban hammers new Port Coquitlam restaurant trying to build clientele

Indoor dining ban hammers new Port Coquitlam restaurant trying to build clientele

Owner of Grelhados hopes to make up the loss of indoor dining with take-out, delivery, and made-to-owner cocktails as B.C.'s restaurant industry takes a hit with three-week indoor dining ban to curb COVID-19
səmiq̓wəʔelə/Riverview Lands will stay in public hands: BC Housing

səmiq̓wəʔelə/Riverview Lands will stay in public hands: BC Housing

BC Housing announced Tuesday that the səmiq̓wəʔelə/Riverview Lands in Coquitlam will remain public, and the Kwikwetlem First Nation will receive land transfers as a result of the new partnership with the B.C. government.
More EV charging stations coming to Coquitlam this spring

More EV charging stations coming to Coquitlam this spring

Drivers of electric vehicles (EV) will soon have more city charging stations in Coquitlam to plug into.
'Pride' as Port Coquitlam company pivots global snack business into making millions of N95 masks

'Pride' as Port Coquitlam company pivots global snack business into making millions of N95 masks

COVID-19 pandemic forced Inno Foods to harness its Tri-City workforce, manufacturing knowhow and equipment to add product lines and produce Canadian-certified N95 masks by the millions through an offshoot company, Inno Lifecare
Over half of Canada's 'hardest hit' businesses will not survive until the end of 2021

Over half of Canada's 'hardest hit' businesses will not survive until the end of 2021

A survey finds that the hardest-hit Canadian businesses will not survive if the CEWS and the CERS programs are not extended.
Coquitlam newcomers finalists for their vegan comfort food enterprise

Coquitlam newcomers finalists for their vegan comfort food enterprise

Soul Bite Food Inc. has been nominated for Best Immigrant Entrepreneur Award by Small Business BC for its social enterprise offering tasty Serbian and middle-eastern inspired dishes
Port Coquitlam brewery bounces back after theft, seeks to open 50-seat lounge

Port Coquitlam brewery bounces back after theft, seeks to open 50-seat lounge

Boardwalk Brewing, Provincial Spirits looking to provide lounge space in the Dominion Triangle area of Port Coquitlam as they seek to meet demand for locally-made, crafted beer and spirits
Port Coquitlam pub seeks patio upgrade to take advantage of spectacular river views

Port Coquitlam pub seeks patio upgrade to take advantage of spectacular river views

More opportunities for outdoor dining eyed as Port Coquitlam pub grapples with changing restaurant market; Pub aims to turn more of its liquor-only seats to dining tables
Coquitlam starts second year of COVID-19 relief plan

Coquitlam starts second year of COVID-19 relief plan

Despite its civic layoffs last year, the city of Coquitlam remains committed to supporting the community through the pandemic, by offering a number of relief programs to residents, businesses and non-profits.
Crumbling road to Minnekhada park in Coquitlam to be upgraded for Burke growth

Crumbling road to Minnekhada park in Coquitlam to be upgraded for Burke growth

Coquitlam residents can ask questions about the $16.5-million infrastructure project for Burke Mountain, during a Zoom meeting with city staff in April.