Richmond News

Richmond office developer eyes smaller spaces despite density bonus

Pandemic has changed office demand in the Richmond market, developer claims

Worksite asbestos exposure results in $20,000 fine

A Surrey-based company kept working despite a stop-work order

Children's Bluetooth bike helmet recalled due to safety hazard

The black speaker helmets were sold in Toys R Us in Canada and Walmart in the U.S.

Musqueam sign agreement with YVR-based company on training

ABCoast said an agreement with a First Nations band is part of the 'path to truth and reconciliation.'

9 contracts awarded for new Massey Tunnel work

The new George Massey Tunnel has a completion date of 2030

Richmond quarantine hotel lost federal contract over treatment of unionized workers

The Pacific Gateway Hotel laid-off 143 long-term workers since the pandemic, in favour of government-contracted Red Cross staff

Uber drivers to get union representation in Canada

The agreement comes a few months after Richmond Uber drivers filed a labour relations complaint

Major grocery store chain limiting capacity to 50% in B.C. stores

A major grocery store chain is implementing a 50% capacity limit to help curb the spread of COVID-19. In an emailed statement to the Richmond News, Save on Foods said all its B.C. stores will be run...

Tilbury LNG plant expansion moves to environmental assessment phase

The LNG plant sits across the Fraser River from Richmond, in an industrial area of Delta

COVID shuts down several LifeLabs across Lower Mainland

It appears that COVID-19 has caused the temporary closure of several Lower Mainland medical labs, which offer COVID-19 testing. According to LifeLabs' website, 12 LifeLabs locations – including...