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Issue Notice: 2018 British Columbia Referendum on Electoral Reform

Issue Notice: 2018 British Columbia Referendum on Electoral Reform   During the 2017 provincial election, the campaign platform for the current provincial government included a promise to revisit the issue of electoral reform in British Columbia. As a result, on October 4, 2017, the provincial government introduced Bill 6, the Electoral Reform Referendum 2018 Act, […]

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Expert Article | Move Your Body, Boost Your Business

Expert Article | Move Your Body, Boost Your Business: 4 Reasons to Incorporate Exercise in Your Work Day   These days, having a successful business largely depends on workers’ abilities to think and to build a strong rapport with clients and colleagues. Does this mean that workers, entrepreneurs, and executives whose jobs require little physical exertion can […]

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Working for You | Chamber Advocacy Efforts

Working for You | Chamber Advocacy Efforts Over the past 3 months, your Tri-Cities Chamber and Policy Committee have been busy on three key initiatives: Increase in property taxes along the Austin Heights corridor; 3030 Gordon and the impact on neighboring businesses; the referendum on Proportional Representation. AUSTIN HEIGHTS With the lifting of the height […]

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Editorial | New Business Park Will Bring Economic Gains to the Tri-Cities

Editorial | New Business Park Will Bring Economic Gains to the Tri-Cities A couple of weeks ago, the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and myself had the pleasure of learning about the exciting new business opportunities the Kwikwetlem First Nation (KFN) has planned on their land in Port Coquitlam. The Kwikwetlem Business Park is 110 […]

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Feature Member | mPoweredwebs

Feature Member | mPoweredwebs mPoweredwebs is a web design and social media development company serving medium and small business. We have been business for over 10 years! We also offer maintenance packages for all our clients, and free, no obligation quotes in writing to all our prospective clients. How did you get into this business? I was […]

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Feature Member | COBS Bread Sunwood Square

Feature Member | COBS Bread Sunwood Square At COBS Bread Sunwood Square, everything we do is about being YOUR local bakery! We live in Coquitlam, we hire from the Tri-Cities area, our Wheat is harvested and milled in Canada, and we bake our products fresh from scratch every single day! Every night, local charities pick […]

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Feature Member | Big Hearts Homecare

Feature Member | Big Hearts Homecare Big Hearts Home Healthcare Services Inc.  is a new company, which will be providing  non-medical, in-home support services to people wanting to live independently in their own homes and communities. Home Care is a term used to reflect a wide range of supportive activities that are conducted for purposes […]

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Editorial | Energizing our Business Community

Editorial | Energizing our Business Community   The first six months at the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce overflowed with various opportunities for our members. We aim to connect, educate, and advocate for our members and that’s precisely what we’ve been doing. Our membership is bursting with energy and I’m thrilled to see an increased engagement […]

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Small Biz Task Force Incorporates Chamber’s Recommendations

Small Biz Task Force Incorporates Chamber’s Recommendations The provincial government’s Small Business Task Force recently released their engagement summary paper on how to reduce potential barriers to success and support opportunities for growth in the small business sector. The summary paper highlights what the Task Force heard from small businesses around the province throughout June […]

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Feature Member | Imagine Laserworks

Feature Member | Imagine Laserworks Imagine Laserworks uses Low-Level Laser Light (LLLT) and Bio-Electrical stimulation in the form of laser acupuncture to help people manage health issues such as nicotine addiction, drug and alcohol addiction, weight management, stress, depression, and anxiety, to name a few.  It is a drugless, painless, non-invasive, and very effective complimentary, […]

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