Uber accessible taxis

Uber accessible taxis

Coquitlam and Port Coquitlam are joining the chorus of B.C. municipalities to call on the provincial government to allow Uber cars on their streets. On Monday, councils in both municipalities voted to send letters to the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure...
Pets

Pets

A neighbourhood green space tucked beside Maillard middle school in Coquitlam will be getting an upgrade. On Monday, city council received the Rochester Park concept plan, a $3-million to $4-million proposal that would see the addition of a water play amenity, youth...
E-cigs

E-cigs

Anyone looking to light up an e-cigarette or a personal vaporizer in a civic building or outdoor pool area in Coquitlam will be asked to take it outside. Signs are expected to go up in the coming weeks prohibiting the devices, which simulate smoking but, unlike...
Rainbow Crosswalk – Part 3

Rainbow Crosswalk – Part 3

Last week, a request for rainbow sidewalks received a mixed reaction at Coquitlam city hall. This week, the nearby Evergreen Cultural Centre (ECC) gave a response of its own, installing the colours of the rainbow on large doors facing Guildford Way. On Wednesday, just...