Kevin Mills

B.C. mayors will meet for first caucus

The inaugural BC Mayors’ Caucus is scheduled for May 16-18 in Penticton.

Abbotsford city hall delays decision on priority projects

Riverside Road improvements and YMCA proposal among the city's wish list.

Abbotsford council emphasizes need for public consultations with Kinder Morgan

Letter will be sent asking company to hold extensive meeting before expanding its pipeline

Abbotsford mayor calls for more pipeline information

Bruce Banman does not oppose a proposal to expand the Trans Mountain Pipeline – at least not yet.

Lingerie football still on schedule in Abbotsford

Some confusion has arisen due to a change in the Lingerie Football League's schedule in the U.S.

Public debates merit of slot machine expansion

Abbotsford council listened as 37 people spoke on the expansion of slot machines at Chances Community Gaming Centre.

Drugs, gun seized during raid on Abbotsford house

The Abbotsford Police Department's gang suppression unit executed a search warrant Beaver Street on Wednesday night.

Abbotsford to contribute $10,000 to Bradner art piece

Council gave its approval to spend $10,000, half the project’s cost, to construct what is being described as a “stylized daffodil.”

Alcohol will soon be served at Abbotsford gaming centre

Council has granted second and third reading to a liquor license request by Chances gaming centre in Abbotsford.

UPDATE: Abbotsford tax increase of 1.72 per cent debated

Abbotsford council will now debate a possible municipal tax increase of 1.72 per cent. However, more changes could still occur.

Slot machine increase to get second look from Abbotsford council

Chances Community Gaming Centre want to increase its slot machines from 125 to 300. Abbotsford council will debate it once again.

Abbotsford mayor asks public to forgive the past, support Heat hockey

The people of Abbotsford need to forgive past mistakes and embrace the Abbotsford Heat AHL hockey team according to Mayor Bruce Banman.

Slot machines back on table by Abbotsford mayor’s request

A request to expand the number of slot machines in Abbotsford from 125 to up to 300 is back before council.

Abbotsford to examine zero per cent utility fee increase for 2012

Abbotsford council will explore a zero per cent increase for water, sewer and garbage fees.

UPDATE: Abbotsford sex show cancelled, Peachey credited with its demise

Producers of the controversial annual show have terminated their contract.

Abbotsford awarded lingerie football team

Lingerie football squad to play out of Abbotsford Entertainment and Sports Centre.

Tradex expansion, sex show questioned

Former mayoral candidate Gerda Peachey took a stand Monday night against the expansion of Tradex and the annual Taboo 1sex show.

Abbotsford’s population increased by 7.4 per cent over past five years

Abbotsford and Mission see population grow according to 2011 Census.

Council to discuss tax increase ranging from 1.52 to 4.33 per cent

This year's city tax increase could range be 1.52 per cent and 4.33 per cent.

Abbotsford city budget: Separating wants from needs

City council hopes to finalize a 2012 budget by the beginning of March.