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City of New Westminster closes community and recreational facilities

For ongoing updates and information:

Effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020, the City of New Westminster is closing community and recreational facilities to the public until further notice to help reduce the risk of transmission of coronavirus (COVID-19) in our community.

Effective Monday, March 23, registered Spring Break camps at our recreation facilities and Anvil Centre have been cancelled.

Please contact the facility of program registration for details.

  • All licensed childcare programs will continue to operate. Modifications and enhanced preventative measures to reduce the risk to participants and staff, including social distancing, increased cleaning and personal hygiene protocol will be implemented.


  • Canada Games Pool
  • Centennial Community Centre
  • Century House (take-out food service available from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm daily)
  • Irving House
  • Moody Park Arena
  • Queen’s Park Arena
  • Queensborough Community Centre
  • Youth Centre
  • New Westminster Public Library (Uptown and Queensborough branches)
  • Anvil Centre, including the New Media Gallery and New Westminster Museum and Archives
  • Animal Shelter
  • New Westminster Police Department front counter

For ongoing updates and information:

Date posted:March 16, 2020