New supportive homes coming to Mission

The Province, through BC Housing, is teaming up with the City of Mission and Mission Community Services Society (MCSS) to develop approximately 50 new supportive homes for people experiencing homelessness in the community. “Our government is working quickly with our …

Sustaining arts and culture organizations

Arts and culture organizations are getting an extra boost to help keep the sector resilient as B.C.’s economy works to recover from the pandemic. “I know how difficult this past year has been for artists, without being able to connect …

Canada, B.C. invest to refurbish West Coast Express

The safety and well-being of Canadians are top priorities of the governments of Canada and British Columbia. Investments in public transit during this extraordinary time help support regional economies and make communities more inclusive and resilient. The Honourable Catherine McKenna, …

New technology strengthens food security, safety

B.C. businesses are strengthening food security and food safety by adopting new traceability technology with funding from the governments of Canada and B.C. Traceability systems help build consumer confidence, making it possible to track the movement of food through production, …

New MRI suite open at Ridge Meadows Hospital

Patients in Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows and neighbouring communities are benefiting from increased access to magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) exams and shorter wait times with the opening of the first-ever MRI suite for Ridge Meadows Hospital. The MRI suite began …

Applications open for BC Parks Student Ranger Program

Young adults interested in working outdoors this summer and playing a key role in environmental stewardship can now apply for the BC Parks Student Ranger Program. The Student Ranger Program offers 48 young adults training and employment opportunities in B.C.’s …