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2017 News Releases

Mayor Hepner and Prime Minister Trudeau

Arts Space at 10660 Parkway Celebrates Opening

June 20, 2017 - This new space will be available to Surrey artists and arts organizations.

Friendly Reminders for a Safe and Fun Summer in Surrey

June 21, 2017 - Here are few simple reminders to ensure everyone can enjoy the outdoors in Surrey.

Oak Meadows Park opens in Sunnyside neighbourhood

June 12, 2017 - The community celebrated the opening of Oak Meadows Park on Saturday afternoon.

Godwin Farm Biodiversity Preserve Park opens thanks to family gift

May 29, 2017 - The City of Surrey officially opened the Godwin Farm Biodiversity Preserve Park.

Surrey Fusion Festival Announces Entertainment and Performer Line-Up

May 24, 2017 - Headliner Nelly Furtado to be joined by Classified, Alx Veliz and The Zolas for 10th Anniversary.

Mayor’s Annual State of the City Address

May 18, 2017 - Surrey continues to be a key driver of the Region’s economic development and investment.

Seven exceptional youth recognized at the 7th annual SASSY Awards

May 15, 2017 - “Service Above Self Surrey Youth” (SASSY) Awards were presented on Friday evening.

Full Lineup of Canada Day Performers and Attractions Announced

May 3, 2017 - The City of Surrey announced today the full lineup of performers & attractions...

Expanded Early Intervention Support for Surrey Youth

April 29, 2017 - Announcement of increased funding and expansion of the Yo Bro | Yo Girl Youth Initiative.

Surrey’s UrbanScreen Wins National New Media Award

April 10, 2017 - Surrey Art Gallery receives Award for Outstanding Achievement in New Media.

60 new Canadians receive their citizenship at special ceremony at Surrey City Hall

April 12, 2017 - 60 new Canadians were sworn in at a special community citizenship ceremony at Surrey City Hall.

Public Safety Partnerships in Action

April 8, 2017 - Providing real time access to support services is core to the mission of the bc211 service.

Surrey breaks ground on new Forsyth Park and TD Nature Play Area

April 7, 2017 - City officially broke ground today at City Centre’s new Forsyth Park and TD Nature Play Area.

Bob McMurray Named Surrey’s ‘Citizen of the Year’

April 7, 2017 - Surrey City Council has named Bob McMurray as Surrey’s 2017 Citizen of the Year.

Roster of Rising Canadian Talent to Perform at Party for the Planet

March 27, 2017 - Surrey, BC – The City of Surrey will host its seventh annual Party for the Planet...

City of Surrey selected as one of British Columbia’s Top Employers

March 16, 2017 - The City of Surrey has been selected as one of British Columbia’s Top Employers for 2017.

City of Surrey Hosts Regional Workshop Aimed at Advancing Municipal Crime Prevention

March 13, 2017 - Municipal and police leaders from B.C., Alberta and the Yukon gathered in the City of Surrey...

Surrey celebrates Canada 150

February 21, 2017 - Surrey announces this year's festival headliners and Canada 150 events.

TD funds new Surrey park space to mark Canada 150

February 9, 2017 - The City of Surrey received a $500,000 gift from TD Bank Group to develop Forsyth Park...

Help Surrey benchmark and improve Internet speed and connectivity

February 9, 2017 - Test your Internet connection with a simple 30-second test available on the CIRA website.

New Animal Responsibility Bylaw introduced

February 7, 2017 - Surrey City Council approved the new Animal Responsibility Bylaw at last night’s Regular Council...

Government of Canada Invests in Arts, Heritage and Culture in the City of Surrey

February 3, 2017 - More than $800,000 in Federal Funds were invested in Surrey Art, Heritage and Cultural projects.

City of Surrey selected as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People

January 13, 2017 - The City of Surrey has been selected as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for 2017.