Pumpkins will be collected with Green Can and yard trimmings material and taken to a local composting facility to be turned into nutrient-rich soil.
For the fifth consecutive year, the City of Delta has achieved its goal of Carbon Neutrality as part of the joint Provincial-Union of British Columbia Municipalities Green Communities Committee’s (GCC) multi-level Climate Action Recognition Program.
Take a look at what Delta has in store for this year's International Ornithological Congress and the Vancouver International Bird Festival.
View Delta Fire Chief Paul Scholfield's letter to residents regarding Wildfire Risk in Delta.
The Fire Hazard Rating for Delta has been set to HIGH.
Learn more about Delta's mosquito control program!
Read Mayor Jackson's letter to Delta residents regarding the Enviro-Smart Organics composting facility.
Learn the details about the 10th annual Earth Day Photo Contest!
Take a look at the schedule for this year's series of Free Sustainable Gardening Workshops.
Learn how you can get your one cubic metre of compost from the Vancouver Landfill.
View the letter from Mayor Lois E. Jackson regarding the Enviro-Smart Organics Ltd. Composting facility.
Learn about all the volunteer opportunities coming up in Delta for 2018!
Metro Vancouver Issues Air Quality Advisory
To help tell the story of the George Massey Tunnel Replacement Project and bring the facts to light, we have created an animated whiteboard video that in less than 5 minutes explains why we, as a region, need a bridge.
View the update on the George Massey Tunnel Replacement Project Provincial Review
Congratulations to Ms. Cotter's fourth grade class for winning the Cool It Challenge!
View the Corporation of Delta's plan to assist in the BC Wildfire relief efforts.
At the July 10, 2017 Regular meeting, Delta Council endorsed the recommendations of a report which presents compelling arguments as to why the ageing George Massey Tunnel must be replaced as a matter of urgency, and why the only viable replacement crossing is a new bridge.
View the updated Canada Day holiday collection schedule.
Please view some important safety information for boaters and pleasure craft operators regarding the 2018 Spring Freshet.
Engineering Operations donated the wood from a large black walnut tree to a local Tech Ed class.
View the highlights from the May 15, 2017 Regular Meeting of Delta Council.
View the agenda for the May 8, 2017 Regular Meeting of Delta Council.
View the details for the Metro Vancouver 52 Street Water Main Replacement Project.
View the winners for the 2017 Earth Week Photo Contest!
View the agenda for the April 24, 2017 Regular Meeting of Delta Council.
Come to Watershed Park to take park in the release of 25,000 chum salmon fry!
View the notice for the Special Meeting of Delta Council.
The Corporation of Delta is disappointed with the Province's decision regarding three draft water lot leases along Ladner's Waterfront.
View the highlights from the March 27, 2017 Regular Meeting of Delta Council.
On March 25, take part in Earth Hour from 8:30 - 9:30 pm.
Make your way to Vancouver Landfill to pick up your free load of compost during Free Compost Week!
View the Agenda for the March 17, 2017 Special Meeting of Delta Council.
View the agenda for the March 6, 2017 Regular Meeting of Delta Council.
View the update on the removal of residual sand from the Delta's efforts to combat the snow and ice in our community..
Delta's Rain Gardens are helping to put water back where it belongs... in the ground!
Christmas trees are compostable and can be recycled back into nutrient-rich soil.
Delta has taken necessary steps to prepare for the winter season. Learn how you can do the same.
View the agenda for the December 5, 2016 Regular Meeting of Delta Council.
View the highlights from November 21, 2017 Regular Meeting of Delta Council.
View the winners from the 2016 Mayor Jackson's Garden Contest for Kids!
For the fourth consecutive year, the Corporation of Delta has achieved its goal of Carbon Neutrality as part of the joint Provincial-Union of British Columbia Municipalities Green Communities Committee’s (GCC) multi-level Climate Action Recognition Program.
View the highlights from the August 15, 2016 Council Meeting.
Delta is please to announce funding received for the restoration of Cougar Creek in North Delta.
View the highlights from the July 11, 2016 Regular Meeting of the Delta Council.
View the highlights for the June 27, 2016 Regular Meeting of the Delta Council.
Congratulations to Ms. Cotter's fourth grade class for winning the BCSEA Climate Change Showdown!
On May 16, 2016, after eight years of committed and groundbreaking work towards mitigating Delta’s corporate carbon footprint, Delta staff found a reason to celebrate.
Learn how we're improving our community and ensuring that Delta continues to be a wonderful place to live, work, and play.
Bring your unused and leftover household pesticides to the Engineering Operations Works Yard on May 14 from 9 am - 1 pm!
Nobody likes stepping in dog poop – pick up after your pooch!
On April 10, Mayor Lois E. Jackson led a delegation of Delta senior staff to Ottawa to meet with federal officials and discuss important issues to Delta.
Help boost local fish stock at the 14th Annual Watershed Fish Release!
View the highlights from the April 11, 2016 Regular Meeting of the Delta Council.
Celebrate International Migratory Bird Day and Mother’s Day with an afternoon of birds & tea.
Delta's Mattress Recycling Voucher program allows residents to take up to two mattress units to the Vancouver Landfill for recycling for FREE.
Interested in participating in your local government? An opportunity exists to serve on a committee at Delta to collaborate and provide advice to Council.
View the highlights from the March 7, 2016 Regular Meeting of the Delta Council.
Delta Council has approved the creation and implementation of a Delta Bird and Biodiversity Strategy!
Delta Council has initiated the Urban Reforestation Project to increase the tree canopy in our community, growing our urban forest.
Starting July 1, waste loads with more than 25% visible food will be surcharged. With Delta’s successful Green Can program already in place for single-family households, the transition to food scraps recycling is easy!
Free Residential Pesticide Drop-off Day is Saturday, May 2.
Mosquitoes are prevalent during the summer months, especially around areas with standing water, but there are things that can be done to manage the mosquito population.
Gypsy moth spray treatment planned for Surrey-Delta
View the memo to Mayor and Council outlining a number of Delta’s initiatives and programs that are consistent with the David Suzuki Foundation’s Blue Dot Tour Municipal Declaration.
World Wetlands Day is on Monday, February 2, 2015.
Metro Vancouver has released a progress report for its Integrated Air Quality and Greenhouse Gas Management Plan.
Delta's Mattress Recycling Voucher program allows residents to take up to two mattress units to the Vancouver Landfill for recycling for free.
Do you ever wonder what happens to the food scraps you put in your Green Can? Learn how your Green Can contribution supports your community and environment.
Please view the update on reports of dead salmon found floating in Ladner Harbour earlier this week.
Start your garden for Mayor Jackson's annual Children's Garden Contest! Open to youth ages 5–16.
The Corporation of Delta, BC has received national recognition for its Saving Our Industrial Lands (SOIL) Initiative from the Canadian Association of Municipal Administrators (CAMA).