November 19, 2020
Calendar of Events
Monday, November 23
1:00 pm
Open Special Open Council Workshop
Council Chamber
Thursday, November 26
6:00 pm
Public Hearing followed by
Special Regular Meeting
Held electronically under
Ministerial Order No. M192

Sunday, November 29
2:00 pm
Queen’s Park Residents Association AGM
Online via Zoom - 604-375-5536

Monday, November 30
12:00 pm
Open Council Workshop
Council Chamber
6:00 pm
Regular Meeting of Council
Council Chamber
These meetings can also be
live-streamed at

The Council of the City of New Westminster intends to amend Sign Bylaw 7867, 2017.

Council will consider changes to election signs as follows:

  • Limiting election sign sizes to 0.61 m x 0.61 m (2 ft. x 2 ft);
  • Applying section 7.13 of the Sign Bylaw to election signs to prohibit obstruction of doorways, passageways, etc;
  • Applying section 10.8 of the Sign Bylaw to election signs, to limit the total area of all signs in windows to 20 percent of the window area on street frontages;
  • Applying section 7.10 of the Sign Bylaw to election signs, to limit where election signs attached to vehicles can be used during an election period.

Copies of the reports considered by Council, and the proposed bylaw amendments are available on the Public Notices page of City’s website at:

Council will deliberate the proposed changes to the bylaw on November 30, 2020.

Comments regarding this matter can sent in writing to Legislative Services, by mail, fax (604-527-4594) or email ().

Comments received by Legislative Services by Friday, November, 2020, will be included in the report to Council.

Mailing Address

Corporation of the City of New Westminster
511 Royal Avenue, New Westminster, BC  V3L 1H9
Attention: City Clerk