Creating a community of care
Livestream dialogue on policing and community crisis care
October 5, 2021 6:30 p.m.
New Westminster residents were invited to view in a Zoom webinar discussion to learn more about the City’s new vision for policing and community crisis care and innovative approaches underway. Councillor Nadine Nakagawa led a panel discussion with local crisis care providers. The wide-ranging discussion focused on the connections between issues such as, housing affordability, the opioid crisis, the global COVID-19 pandemic, community inclusivity, reconciliation and police reform. The event also highlighted a video outlining the City’s submission on police reform to the Province of BC.
Video recording available here: https://youtu.be/lEll40I6E5I
Mayor Cote's Annual State of the City
Thursday, June 3, 2021, 11:30am - 12:30pm via zoom.
Watch the video for a multi-media presentation by Mayor Coté and Councillors highlighting the City's recent accomplishments and key initiatives, folowed by a question-and-answer session with Mayor Coté and Councillor Mary Trentadue.
Video recording available here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&v=kNVGJ6lyQhI
Mayor's Food Bank Challenge
May 1 - 31, 2021
The Mayors’ Food Bank Challenge was a friendly competition between five municipalities (City of New Westminster, City of Burnaby, City of North Vancouver, District of North Vancouver and the City of Vancouver) to support the Greater Vancouver Food Bank and to see who can raise the most food/dollars, per capita, during the month of May.
Mayor Jonathan Cote's New Westminster campaign raised close to $80,000.
Earth Day Live with Mayor Jonathan Cote and the City of New Westminster
Thursday, April 22, 2021, 6:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Mayor Coté and the City of New Westminster will provide information and discuss the City’s response to the climate emergency. Erika Mashig, Manager- Parks and Open Space Planning, Design and Construction and Leya Behra, Manager of Climate Action will highlight climate action initiatives the City is currently working on in special livestream forum.
Video recording available here: https://youtu.be/Puf78vAMs0k
COVID-19 Community Vaccination Forum
Thursday, April 8, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
The City of New Westminster and Fraser Health provide information on local vaccination plans, as well as an update on ongoing community response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Video recording available here: https://youtu.be/oS6tpHCRAHs