Archives for July 2009

Port Moody wins first round of GamesTown 2010


The countdown is on to the 2010 Winter Games in Vancouver and Whistler. To celebrate BC GamesTown 2010 is running a contest to celebrate communities that are getting into the spirit. Port Moody is taking part, and has already been awarded a Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Collateral Prize Pack. At the July […]



Moody Street Overpass Opens Friday Morning


The day is finally here, the Moody Street Overpass is ready to fully reopen to traffic. Here’s the note from the City. The single-lane counter-flow system that has been in place on the damaged Moody Street Overpass for the last few weeks will revert back to the normal two-way traffic flow starting Friday July 31, […]



Catch up with us on Miss 604


We have a guest post up today on Miss 604! It’s called the Streets of Port Moody, and it talks about the history of our area and how the places we frequent got their names. So stop on by and say hi!



August Skating in Port Moody


It’s the height of summer and we’re all sweltering in the heat here in the V3H. Pools are crowded, spray parks are full of kids, and frozen treats are being devoured. This year the City of Port Moody has devised a new way to beat the heat – skating in August. While it might seem […]



Moody Street Overpass Work Continues


Work continues this week on the Moody Street Overpass. Last week the City of Port Moody sent us some more pictures and an update on the progress of construction. The damaged girder has to be retrofitted with new steel reinforcements and concrete; concrete was cast on July 14 and is presently curing. An additional steel […]



Lightning Storm Videos


Photo courtesy: Buzz Bishop Last night we had the most spectacular thunder storm I have seen in many years. While we were busy pulling the computers off the power lines here in the house, many people set up the video cameras and started rolling. Twitter user @pauljeske of Antirobots took this video from his balcony […]



Port Moody Bans Smoking and Open Fires in Parks


This was just released from the City of Port Moody this afternoon. They are following the fire ban in Coquitlam that went into effect on July 6th. Port Moody bans smoking and open fires due to high fire-hazard rating Effective Friday July 24, the City of Port Moody is banning smoking in city parks, green […]



Running in the V3H


This is a guest post from Mojgan Fay. Aside from waxing poetic about all things chocolate, lemon, and sweet, Mojgan’s passion lies in making ice cream, mixing non-traditional flavours, and baking! Her foodist ambitions have made running, golfing, and yoga a daily necessity. Find her on Twitter at twitter.com/somethinglemon A recent listen to CBC’s Definitely […]



Port Coquitlam and Port Moody Farmer’s Markets


The Coquitlam Farmer’s Market has been offering fresh local produce, baked goods, and handcrafts to Tri-Cities residents since 1996. This year they’ve expanded their market to include a pocket market in Port Moody. But that’s not the only new market that’s opened up in and around the V3H this year. If you’re a fan of […]



City of Port Moody – Call for Photographers


Since the advent of theV3H.com, we have had a Flickr Group for people to share photos of our beautiful corner of Metro Vancouver. The City of Port Moody also knows of the plethora of talented shutterbugs in the area, and have launched a photo contest. Here’s your chance to get your photos published in the […]

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