Joint Letter Regarding Local Channel Dredging in the Lower Fraser River

Mayor George V. Harvie of Delta

On June 17, Mayor Harvie sent a letter to the Right Honourable Justin Trudeau and the Honourable John Horgan. The letter was co-signed by the Mayor of Richmond Malcolm Brodie, Chief Ken Baird, Tsawwassen First Nation and Chief Wayne Sparrow, Musqueam Indian Band, and requests collaborative action to establish a sustainable dredging program to mitigate the economic, social and environmental impacts that occur when sediment is allowed to accumulate and block important local waterways.

View the letter here.

For more information on this news release, contact the Mayor’s Office at 604-946-3210 or e-mail