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This cold, crisp day highlights the picturesque mountains behind Garry Point. © Robert Plowman

New Officer-in-Charge announced for Richmond RCMP
Superintendent Will Ng has been officially appointed as the new Officer-In Charge for the RCMP’s Richmond detachment

Richmond gets new funding for tourism marketing
The introduction of a 3% hotel room tax will fund new initiatives promoting Richmond.

New City of Richmond mobile app will enhance building inspection efficiency
The new app is part of Richmond’s Digital Strategy.

Local Government matters in this year's Provincial election
Metro Vancouver aims to engage the political parties in public discussions around issues relevant to the region.

City issues Notice of Default to organic waste processor
The notices gives Harvest Power 30 days to remedy ongoing odour issues.

RichmondBC App 2.0 now available for download
Discover activities, community events and more using this innovative tool.

Richmond Council approves annual community grants
Richmond City Council has approved 66 grants with a value of more than $820,300.

Richmond hearts glowing with Canada 150 pride
The City has unveiled plans for more than 60 events to celebrate Canada's 150th anniversary of Confederation.


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17 free workshops being offered at this year’s Activate! Wellness Fair for 55+
Wednesday, March 29 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Ahoy there, artists!
Create artwork for the annual Richmond Maritime Festival.

Celebrate Canada 150 with Our Canadian Bookcase
Starting March 1, nominate your favourite Canadian author.

New online exhibit remembers Richmond’s fallen
This webpage was made possible by the efforts of the Friends of the Richmond Archives.

Over 20 ways to shake off the frost and welcome spring in Richmond
Eight great choices to get you started on planning your spring break.

Richmond’s 2017 Lulu Series: Art in the City line-up announced
These free events happen at Richmond City Hall on April 6 and May 4 at 7:00 p.m.

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