Just months after the City upgraded its Earth Day celebrations, it is attempting to do the same with its third annual Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony. The event has previously attracted dismal crowds of dozens to watch the Mayor light a …
Scott Road SkyTrain station, opened in 1990, is set to receive a major upgrade in the near future. The site of one of SkyTrain’s most popular Park-and-Rides, the station will receive a new western elevator, upgraded lighting, improved ramps and stairs, …
I’m a big fan of the beautification efforts currently underway at City Hall. Brand means a lot these days and being able to develop and maintain a vibrant image of Surrey is extremely important. Beautification is a relatively cheap thing to do that can make a huge amount of difference on the ground, every day – and that’s why I love what is going on. Big props go out to our Beautification Coordinator, Renatee Gepraegs!
The City has a full list of what they are undertaking, but here’s a quick synopsis.
- Decorative lighting
- Graffiti prevention through vinyl wraps and murals
- New Gateway signage
- Median redevelopment
- Bus shelter, street poles, benches, fencing improvements
- New planters