News Releases

  • Surrey granted SCIF funds

    SURREY – Surrey will receive $5,145,116 in Strategic Community Investment Fund (SCIF) grants. Funds come from the Traffic Fine Revenue Sharing program (TFRS).   Quote:…

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  • Saved by the bell! School District 36 gains playground funding

    SURREY – School District 36 has received $50,000 in the final phase of funding for the repair, improvement and replacement of playgrounds at Chantrell Creek Elementary…

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  • Province helps promote tourism in Surrey

    SURREY – Tourism Surrey is eligible to receive a total of $9,200 for projects that help grow tourism. The funding comes from our government’s Community Tourism…

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  • Score! 36 Surrey groups benefit from gaming grants

    SURREY – 36 Surrey-area community organizations are benefiting from a total of $1,445,427 in Community Gaming Grants released by the provincial government. Quotes: “Community Gaming Grants…

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  • Straight A’s: Surrey school district 36 gets funding

    STRAIGHT A’S: SURREY SCHOOL DISTRICT 36 GETS FUNDING VICTORIA – School District 36 in Surrey is getting $7,163,620 through the Learning Improvement Fund and $1,351,217 through…

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  • Civil forfeiture grant helps open Sophie’s Place

    The Civil Forfeiture Program will provide $150,000 in funding to support Sophie’s Place Children’s Advocacy Centre. A record of $5.5 million has been awarded to…

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  • $13.2 million Olympic Legacy housing opens in Surrey

    SURREY – Modular housing that once provided accommodation to athletes during the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Whistler has been relocated and converted into 52…

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  • Auto crime on the decline

    SURREY – 2012 marks the 10th anniversary of the Province’s Bait Car Program – and March also happens to be Auto Crime Enforcement Month.  Since 2002, British…

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  • New judges start work in Surrey

    SURREY – Two new judges appointed to Surrey courts start work this February as part of the B.C. government’s commitment to address caseload pressures in…

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  • Surrey receives age-friendly BC grants

    SURREY – Seniors in Surrey are benefitting from a $20,000 age-friendly grant for information and outreach. The funding will support older residents in staying healthy and…

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