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City of Delta Experiencing High Call Volume

Aug 9, 2021
If you are trying to reach us by phone at City Hall today, please note we are experiencing technical issues causing delays. We are working to resolve our phone line issue as soon as possible. In the meantime, you can also reach us via our TalkDelta form or mobile app at: delta.…
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Neighbourhood Emergency Preparedness Program

Aug 6, 2021
In partnership with Delta School District Continuing Education, Delta Emergency Management Office and its partners are facilitating a Neighbourhood Emergency Preparedness Program (NEPP) Course starting on Sept 29th, 2021. NEPP is a 6-session course that teaches you how to become…
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City of Delta and Tsawwassen First Nation Unveil New Interpretive Sign at Fred Gingell Park

Aug 4, 2021
Mayor George V. Harvie and Tsawwassen First Nation Chief Ken Baird unveiled a new interpretive sign at Fred Gingell Park earlier this week. Councillor Dylan Kruger was also on hand to celebrate the sign’s unveiling.  Entitled, Tsawwassen “Land Facing the Sea”, the sign was…

Prepare For Potential Air Quality Impacts of Wildfire Smoke

Jul 21, 2021
The B.C. government has declared a provincial state of emergency to support the province-wide response to the ongoing wildfire situation. Wildfires can result in poorer quality air. Wildfire smoke is harmful to human health, especially in older adults, infants, young children,…
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Operation INSPIRATION: Demonstration Flights over the Lower Mainland (July 15-18)

Jul 15, 2021
On July 15-18, the Canadian Forces Snowbirds and the CF-18 Demonstration team will perform inspirational flights over the Lower Mainland. The activities will include flybys and a training exercise. For further information on Operation INSPIRATION, please view the news release…

Mitigating Wildfire Risk in Delta - FireSmart

Jul 15, 2021
The fire rating for the City of Delta remains at HIGH. We urge the community to exercise caution during this warm, sunny weather with our forested areas dry and at risk of fire. Please be reminded that smoking is prohibited in all Delta parks. When visiting Delta’s designated…
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Mitigating Wildfire Risk in Delta

Jul 15, 2021
The fire rating for the City of Delta remains at HIGH. We urge the community to exercise caution during this warm, sunny weather with our forested areas dry and at risk of fire. Please be reminded that smoking is prohibited in all Delta parks. When visiting Delta’s designated…
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Delta Unveils the StoryWalk® Project

Jul 6, 2021
On Thursday, June 24, 2021, the City of Delta, in partnership with the Rotary Clubs of Tsawwassen and Ladner, the Delta Child Youth Committee, and the Delta Community Literacy Committee, unveiled the new StoryWalk® Project. The unveiling took place along Grove Trail at Beach…
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Delta Plans to Launch PerfectMind in Fall 2021

Jul 5, 2021
PerfectMind is your portal to an active lifestyle! In late-Fall 2021, the City of Delta is planning to introduce PerfectMind, a new cloud-based, online registration system. This software will replace the current CLASS system and provide a better method for residents to access…
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Heat Wave Safety

Jun 25, 2021
A dangerous long duration heat wave will affect BC beginning on Friday, June 25 and lasting until Tuesday, June 29.  This record-breaking heat event will increase the potential for heat-related illnesses. Drink plenty of water even before you feel thirsty and stay in a cool…