News

Chilliwack’s economy to make steady advances

Between 2014 and 2018, Chilliwack’s economy posted strong average annual GDP gains of 3.6 per cent. Although we expect output growth to ease over the forecast, it will still expand at a steady pace of 2.2 per cent in each of 2019 and 2020 following last year’s advance of 3.1 per cent. Key findings Chilliwack’s [...]

2019-10-01T10:29:39-07:00October 1st, 2019|News|

Pechakucha Chilliwack October 24, 2019

Come and learn more about the untold stories of Chilliwack's creative economy. The 5th annual PechaKucha Chilliwack is a free event and will feature local speakers each with a unique story to tell delivered in a very unique format. PechaKucha 20x20 is a simple presentation format where you show 20 images, each for 20 [...]

2019-10-08T15:31:09-07:00September 17th, 2019|News|

ADVANTEC GLOBAL INNOVATIONS MOVING TO Chilliwack

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 29, 2018                                                                         ADVANTEC GLOBAL INNOVATIONS MOVING TO Chilliwack Chilliwack, BC – The City of Chilliwack and the Chilliwack Economic Partners Corporation (CEPCO) are pleased to welcome AdvanTec Global Innovations to Chilliwack.  They are relocating their marine Canadian manufacturing facilities from the Township of Langley into an 80,000 square [...]

2018-10-29T15:11:58-07:00October 29th, 2018|News|

CEPCO Receives Excellence in Economic Development Awards from IEDC

Chilliwack, BC - The Chilliwack Economic Partners Corporation (CEPCO) has been recognized by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) with two awards for Canada Education Park. A Gold Excellence in Economic Development Award in the category of Partnership with Educational Institutions and a Silver Excellence in Economic Development Award in the category of Real [...]

2017-10-05T13:21:50-07:00September 25th, 2017|News|

TELUS Investing $55 Million to Connect Chilliwack

TELUS investing $55 million to connect Chilliwack homes and businesses directly to advanced fibre optic network Direct fibre connection will dramatically boost data capacity, providing local homes access to the gigabit-enabled TELUS PureFibre network  Chilliwack, BC – TELUS is investing $55 million to connect more than 90 per cent of homes and businesses in Chilliwack directly [...]

2017-10-05T13:55:54-07:00February 16th, 2017|News|

New Equipment For Chilliwack General Hospital

Chilliwack, BC – The Chilliwack Hospital Foundation has provided funding to replace an outdated Ultra Violet Phototherapy Booth that has been in use at Chilliwack General Hospital since 1990. Over 200 outpatients currently use this booth for treatment of disabling skin conditions such as psoriasis, eczema, acne, pruritus and dermatitis. This service is very important [...]

2017-10-05T14:07:45-07:00October 12th, 2016|News|

Lustre Products Expanding in Chilliwack 

Chilliwack, BC – The Chilliwack Economic Partners Corporation (CEPCO) and Lustre Products are pleased to announce construction of a new industrial facility in the city of Chilliwack. Winner of the ‘Manufacturing’ award at the Chilliwack Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards this past January, Lustre Products is locally owned and operated and has been manufacturing [...]

2017-10-05T13:50:20-07:00September 6th, 2016|News|

CEPCO Awarded 2016 Stan Rogers Memorial Award from BCEDA

Richmond, BC, June 16, 2016 – The BC Economic Development Association (BCEDA) announced the winners of the 2016 BC Economic Development Awards at the BC Economic Summit Awards Banquet held Tuesday, June 14th, in Richmond, BC. This year’s Stan Rogers Memorial Award goes to: Chilliwack Economic Partners Corporation – Canada Education Park In recognition for [...]

2017-10-05T13:35:46-07:00June 16th, 2016|News|