District of Hope Updates

Message from Mayor Peter Robb - April 02, 2020

AdvantagHOPE - COVID 19: Economic Recovery Committee Application Form

The AdvantageHOPE economic development team has created this tool to help respond to the economic disruption caused by the COVID 19 health crisis. 

Change in Waste Collection

For the time being, all facial tissue (Kleenex etc), napkins and other like material should be placed in a tied bag for disposal in your garbage container.

Hope Bottle Depot Hours of Operation

The Hope Bottle Depot at 930A 6th Avenue remains open under changed hours. 

Tue – Fri 10AM – 3PM, Closed Sat-Mon Until Further Notice

AdvantageHOPE - Local Service Providers List

AdvantageHOPE has added a list of local service providers to their Business Information page to assist businesses and employees during the COVID-19 crisis.  

Operational Changes at the Hope Transfer Station in response to COVID-19

Delays are expected at the Hope Transfer Station in response to increased volume associated with spring cleaning and Covid 19 related precautionary measures.  We request that all customers respect and abide by the new procedures put in place by the operator, Valley Waste.  Valley Waste will be restricting  access to one vehicle at a time.  Please do not get out of your vehicle when weighing in or out.  The scale attendant will assist you while remaining in your vehicle to maximize social distancing.  The District of Hope and Valley Waste thank you in advance for your understanding.  Please be safe and considerate of others.

Coquihalla Campground

The Coquihalla Campground has ceased taking reservations for all forms of recreational camping. For guests with a local address that may need to self isolate, and have fully contained RV units, the campground may still have space for 14 day stays.

For more information email

Pharmacy Dedicated Customer Pick-Up

The District has marked dedicated parking spaces for customer pick-up only at all pharmacies.  

Reception Hours

Our phones are open from 8:30am-4:30pm Monday to Friday.  Closed between Noon and 1:30 and Stat holidays.  

Information for Businesses from AdvantageHOPE

Visit AdvantageHOPE's Website for COVID 19 Financial Assistance information for Businesses

CLICK HERE for more.

Building Inspection Services 

Limited building inspection services will continue on new builds only at this time.  For more information call 604-869-5671 or email

District Hall closed to in-person service

In order to reduce the risk of COVID -19 the District of Hope Municipal hall will be closed to in-person service effective immediately. 

Public washrooms will also be closed as well as playground equipment at Memorial and Kawkawa Lake Parks until Further Notice.

District operations will continue uninterrupted including all utility services, public works, fire protection and administrative services.

If you need to contact staff, we are available by telephone or email.

Bill payments may be made online or dropped off through our mail slot.

Information about COVID-19 Prevention, Symptoms and Updates
For information about prevention, symptoms and updates about the virus, please visit:

Government of Canada
HealthLink BC
BC Centre for Disease Control
Fraser Health
Health Travel Advisories

Download the latest BC Covid-19 support App or visit the web version