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Special President’s Message – “Two New Words”

March 20, 2020 – Abbotsford, BC Two New Words… If you have been following these messages or heard me speak at our Chamber events, you will likely know by now that there are two words I have been emphasizing during …

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4-Laning Widening of Mount Lehman Road and transport capacity to the Abbotsford International Airport

News Releases | Feb 14, 2020

Abbotsford, BC   The Chamber is pleased with today’s government announcement on the completion of the Mt. Lehman Road 4-Laning Project that will facilitate the safe flow of traffic and cyclists. This supports much needed regional transportation capacity and enhanced …

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Op-Ed: Why fixing BC’s industrial land shortage is key to protecting our long term economic success

News Releases | Dec 5, 2019

The Lower Mainland’s “other” land use issue Why fixing BC’s industrial land shortage is key to protecting our long term economic success By: Melinda Friesen, President, Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce If you live anywhere in the Lower Mainland, there is …

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ABBOTSFORD CHAMBER PUSHES THROUGH AT POLICY CONVENTION

News Releases | May 25, 2019

May 24, 2019 (Burnaby, BC) – The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce is extremley pleased to be participating again in the annual BC Chamber AGM & Policy Convention 2019 being held this year in Burnaby, BC. The Chamber’s delegation is comprised …

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Chamber sounds alarm at Canada’s growing divisions over infrastructure project failures

Announcements, News Releases | Feb 20, 2019

The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce sounds alarm at Canada’s growing divisions over infrastructure project failures Abbotsford – February 20, 2019 – According to the Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce, the very fabric of our country is being threatened by the devastating …

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BC Budget Backgrounder

News Releases | Feb 22, 2018

BC BUDGET 2018 BACKGROUNDER – FACTS AND FIGURES Feb. 21, 2018 Key Messages: While the Chamber is pleased that the provincial government has delivered a balanced budget it appears to be balanced on the back of business.  Budget 2018 makes …

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Abbotsford Chamber Celebrates Chamber Week 2018

News Releases | Feb 22, 2018

MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate Release February 19, 2018 Abbotsford, B.C. Abbotsford Celebrates Chamber Week 2018 The Province of BC has proclaimed February 19-23, 2018 Chamber of Commerce week to recognize the outstanding commitment of your Abbotsford Chamber in supporting local …

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