2021 Grants in Aid
Applications for 2021 Grants in Aid will be accepted up to Thursday, October 15, 2020; $10,000 has been allocated towards the 2021 budget as per District of Hope Grant in Aid Policy #203-06. The budgeted funds are to be distributed amongst the applicants, at Council’s discretion.
Applicants must provide the following details:
Services of the applicant must:
- strengthen and enhance the well being of our community;
- promote volunteerism;
- be a District...
Notice of Public Hearings
Council will hear the views of the public during the following live-streamed meetings in order to assist them in deciding whether the proposed amendment bylaws should proceed.
The public is encouraged to submit comments and questions pertaining to the proposals in writing; they will be read at the Public Hearing to be live-streamed on the District of Hope Facebook page. You are not required to have a Facebook Account in order to watch the District of Hope Public Hearing. Comments...
Road Work Notice
Notice to residents and business operators. Expect single lane alternating traffic through Oct 31st for road construction in various parts of the community. See the attached document for furhter details.
Annual Water Restrictions
All water customers of the District of Hope are reminded that Stage Two water restrictions are now in effect as per Bylaw no. 1271. This means that from May 1st to Sept 30th, or until further notice, residents with even addresses can water on even days and odd addresses on odd days. Watering times are limited to 5am - 9am and 6pm - 10pm only.
Property Tax Notices and Utility Payments
Property Tax notices have been mailed. Please contact the office if you have not received your 2020 Property Tax Notice at 604-869-5671 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, we strongly encourage payments via electronic means, mail or drop off. The District Office is open to the public with regular business hours but closed between 12:00 pm and 1:30 pm...
Flushing of Water Mains Notice
The Utilities Department will perform its annual program of hydrant maintenance and water main flushing from April 6th through May 6th 2020.
As a result of this flushing, you may notice changes in water pressure and there may be some discoloration or sediment in the water. This is a temporary condition and is not a health hazard. To avoid inconvenience, check your water before doing laundry. You may wish to keep water in the refrigerator for drinking and cooking.
District Hall closed to in-person service effective immediately
In order to reduce the risk of COVID -19 the District of Hope Municipal hall remains closed to in-person service.
Public washrooms are also closed 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...
Waste Collection Information
The new Fraser Valley Regional District waste sorting bylaw applies to all owners or occupiers of residential, commercial, industrial and institutional properties in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Harrison Hot Springs, Hope, Kent, Mission and Electoral Areas A - H and came into effect April 1, 2020.
Effective immediately and to comply with this bylaw, residents of Hope must sort all recyclable and compostable material out of the garbage before it leaves your property.
Disaster Financial Assistance
Those impacted by the recent overland flooding event may be eligible to apply for disaster financial assistance from the Province of BC.
Please visit the link below for more information: