Saputo to Build New Processing Plant in Port Coquitlam

Canadian dairy giant Saputo plans on further “maximizing its manufacturing footprint” in Canada in the next few years, starting with a new $240 million...

Art Knapp Buildings Not Up to Code?

UPDATE: The issue was deferred to the May 8 city council meeting. The owner of a popular garden store in Port Coquitlam continues to maintain...

Carbon Positive Tech Company, Finger Food, Calls For Climate Action

The award-winning BC company was among the first businesses in Canada to triple offset its identified carbon emissions (CO2e), and to offset all employee households. For Earth...

PoCo’s Sharc Energy Systems Recovers Energy from Waste

  Lynn Mueller hated the idea of money going down the drain so he and his friends got together and built a multi-million-dollar enterprise extracting...

Self-Employment Info Session with Douglas College May 1

From unemployment to self-employment! If you have a business idea and have had an active disability or Employment Insurance claim in the last 5...

Steve Darling Starts New Job at Proactive Investors

PoCo personality Steve Darling starts job with a business media company expanding into Canada. Very excited to share the news about my next step. It’s...

The Brain Broker: Port Coquitlam’s Michael Savage?

Fascinating story in the Globe & Mail about a shady businessman with ties to PoCo.   Mr. Savage remains active on Twitter, but he has been...

Secure Your Spot at PoCo Biz Alley at May Days – May 12

Port Coquitlam businesses are invited to secure their spot at the fourth annual PoCo Biz Alley on Saturday, May 12. Biz Alley provides local businesses with...

PoCo Westwood Liquor Store Raises Most for Dry Grad

PoCo is Number One: The Westwood Centre BC Liquor Store (BCLS) in Port Coquitlam collected $9,881 in donations for the Liquor Distribution Branch's annual Support...

Garden centres face new challenge from box stores

Wim Vanderzalm of Port Coquitlam's Art Knapp Plantland Talks About Store Differences From a recent Vancouver Sun Article Wim Vander Zalm, owner of Art Knapp Plantland...

Chamber Moving March 1-6

New Location at Barnet Highway and Lansdowne The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce is relocating to a new, bigger office in central Coquitlam. After 15 years...

Vote in Pomme Reusable Art Bag Competition

Local Artists in Competition to Have Artwork on Shopping Bag Voting is officially open for the Pomme Natural Market Reusable Art Bag competition!! Please take a...

Tri-Cities Chamber Member Issues Addressed in BC Budget 2017

The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce is optimistic with the announcements in the BC Budget 2017. Commitments to housing, investment in transportation, reduction to small...

14 Port Coquitlam Valentine’s Day Ideas

Looking for Something to Do With or for Your Sweetie on Valentine's Day in Port Coquitlam?  Here are 14 Ideas for the 14th.   1. Start with...

ESCO Demolition – PoCo Heritage Trees

Sad to see the loss of ESCO, good jobs and lots of trees.   Interesting however to learn about Phytoremediation   https://www.facebook.com/PocoHeritageTrees/posts/1302612753162201 http://www.unep.or.jp/Ietc/Publications/Freshwater/FMS2/1.asp     About PoCo Heritage Trees Many tales can be...

Canada Summer Jobs Program 2017 Deadline January 20

Coquitlam – Port Coquitlam Businesses Federal funding for the 2017 Canada Summer Jobs program increased for the second consecutive year. Last year Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam businesses...

PoCo Grand Prix Biz Info Session

After a successful inaugural event that attracted 5,000+ people, the PoCo Grand Prix returns on Friday July 14, 2017. The City of Port Coquitlam wants...
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Events

Opening Reception of Dorothy Doherty’s Exhibition Field Notes & Paper Diaries: Explorations in Paint...

Join us for the Opening Reception of Dorothy Doherty’s Exhibition Field Notes & Paper Diaries: Explorations in Paint and Paper Aug 30, 2018, 4:30-7:30pm (5:30pm Remarks) The...

Museum Closed Until August 7th

The museum is closed while we and PoCo Heritage Trees set up our upcoming Carol Hubbard Memorial Natural History Exhibit, "The Secret Life of Trees". The museum...

Shaughnessy Pop-Up Park Opening Party

On July 20th, 2018 at noon Mayor Greg Moore officially opened the Shaughnessy Pop-Up Park. There was live music by Sister Says, artists painting...