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City Hall will be Closed on September 30 for the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Sep 26, 2022
On September 30, 2022, Delta City Hall will be closed in observance of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. The National Day for Truth and Reconciliation is to honour the memories of all those whose lives were lost and impacted as a result of Residential Schools as…

The City of Delta Honours the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Sep 26, 2022
In honour of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Friday, September 30, the City of Delta is providing learning opportunities for staff and the public this week to educate and remember the history and ongoing impacts of residential schools as part of the…

Participate in a Blanket Exercise to Honour the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Sep 16, 2022
Residents are invited to participate in one of three City of Delta hosted Blanket Exercises taking place on September 30 and October 1, 2022 to honour the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation.  There is no registration fee to attend; however, pre-registration through Delta’…

City Hall will be closed on September 19 for the National Day of Mourning

Sep 15, 2022
The City of Delta will be observing the National Day of Mourning in honour of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on Monday, September 19, 2022. City Hall will be closed. The public is welcome to attend a commemorative ceremony hosted by the Royal Canadian Legion Delta Branch 61 in…

Community Energy & Emissions Plan Update: Second Survey

Sep 8, 2022
The City is in the second phase of updating its Community Energy and Emissions Plan (CEEP). An updated CEEP will help guide our pathway towards reducing our contributions to the greenhouse gas emissions that cause climate change. As part of this process, we are seeking community…

A statement from Mayor George V. Harvie on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Sep 8, 2022
On behalf of Delta Council, I wish to send our deepest sympathies and condolences to the Royal Family on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Having been the Queen of Canada for longer than any other Monarch in our modern history, her devotion to her subjects was…

New Public Swim Time at City of Delta Aquatic Centres

Sep 1, 2022
Effective September 12, 2022, the City of Delta will institute revised public swimming times at the City of Delta’s aquatic centres.   Although the City of Delta is currently impacted by the national shortage of lifeguards, swim instructors, and aquafit instructors, we are…
Mayor George V. Harvie of Delta

Mayor Harvie Sends Letter to the Honourable George Heyman

Aug 30, 2022
On August 25, 2022, Mayor Harvie sent a letter to the Honourable George Heyman, Minister of Environment, Climate Change Strategy and Minister Responsible for TransLink, urging the B.C. Government to consider exempting printed newspapers from the extended producer responsibility…

Delta Celebrates Grand Opening of the Ladner Covered Multi-Sport Court

Aug 29, 2022
Mayor George V. Harvie, Delta Council, and a host of dignitaries and local lacrosse teams officially opened the Ladner Covered Multi-Sport Court at a grand opening celebration held August 27, 2022. A series of exhibition games were also held by local teams as part of the…

Rabbits available for adoption after increase in abandoned pets

Aug 22, 2022
The Delta Community Animal Shelter has seen an increase in the number of rabbits being abandoned in our community. There are currently over a dozen rabbits looking for a home. We are encouraging people to consider rabbit adoption and for those who currently have rabbits to…