Author Archives: mccapm

2020-09-18: St George and Spring Streets — slow zone traffic changes

2020-09-18: St George and Spring Streets — slow zone traffic changes On September 28, 2020, the City of Port Moody will introduce traffic calming measures on Spring Street and St. George Street to improve pedestrian, cyclist, and driver safety. City … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2020-09-14: Westport Village status update (former Andres Wine site)

2020-09-14: Westport Village status update (former Andres Wine site) Email update from Peller. Dear friends, From everyone at Andrew Peller Limited, we wish you all continued good health and good spirits during these times. Despite the new challenges our community … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

2020-09-15: St George slow zone, Elgin-Clarke light, St George dev’t proposal for 2500 block

2020-09-15: St George slow zone, Elgin-Clarke light, St George dev’t proposal for 2500 block Council Committee of the Whole meeting, Tuesday, September 15, 2020 Quite a few items are on the agenda, as usual. For a look at the complete … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2020-09-15: UPDATED — Council early input — proposal for 6 storey apartment building on St George (Laidler)

2020-09-15: UPDATED — Council early input — proposal for 6 storey apartment building on St George (Laidler) UPDATE It was an unusual presentation to council on September 15, 2020 (early input). There was an introduction by city staff, followed by … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

2020-08: August notes and news links — Covid, developments, cafe, mural, urban food, smelly air …

2020-08: August notes and news links — Covid, developments, cafe, mural, urban food, smelly air … It’s been an unusual summer with Covid hanging over our heads. Getting out closer to home, observing safety protocols, and none of the usual … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2020-08-31: Flavelle mill to close, future of site uncertain — UPDATED

2020-08-31: Flavelle mill to close, future of site uncertain — UPDATED The Flavelle mill site just west of Rocky Point Park has announced plans to close down operations by the end of October. Flavelle sawmill on historic Port Moody site to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2020-09-01: Upcoming OCP review, Murray Street presentation from past

2020-09-01: Upcoming OCP review, Murray Street presentation from past Murray Street is on the OCP map as Mixed Employment as shown below. Murray Street (Area D) is included in the upcoming OCP review. The area — opposite Rocky Point Park … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2020-08-31: Coronation Park, Wesgroup pressing forward with proposal

2020-08-31: Coronation Park, Wesgroup pressing forward with proposal Now seen in Coronation Park   Wesgroup has now filed its formal application to the city of Port Moody, with asks for major OCP amendments, including: a proposed Floor Area Ratio (FAR) … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2020-08-29: Climate change hazards in Port Moody, Tri-Cities

2020-08-29: Climate change hazards in Port Moody, Tri-Cities Below, projections of flooding danger due to climate change. The darker the colour the higher the risk.   Health authorities pinpoint climate change hazards in Tri-Cities (MAP) Health authorities from across the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

2020-08-21: Tracking development in Port Moody

2020-08-21: Tracking development in Port Moody Sample image from spreadsheet (see link below) 50,000 The city of Port Moody’s official population target up to the year 2041 (about two decades) is 50,000. This number has been questioned as the number … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment