Mike Starchuk - Surrey City Councillor

Surrey Fusion Fest

Surrey’s 10th annual Fusion Fest takes place on July 22nd and 23rd. A Thank You card from the citizens of Surrey will be presented to the Government of Canada, as part of the Canada 150 Celebration, and the 10th anniversary of the Surrey Fusion Festival, just to say ‘Thank you’. Inside of the card are… Continue Reading

SFU Surrey Campus Expansion

Today there was a remarkable announcement made by Prime Minister Trudeau, Premier Clark, Mayor Hepner and SFU President Petter, regarding the SFU Surrey campus expansion. This is a great collaboration of all levels of government, which make this new expansion possible. The architecture of the late Bing Thom leaves the Downtown Surrey core with legacy… Continue Reading

Surrey Fire Fighters Annual Boot Drive

Stop by Guildford Mall, this weekend, and you can help our Surrey Fire Fighters out with their Annual Boot Drive. A great photo opportunity with a very unique antique fire truck… and the proceeds go to Muscular Dystrophy and the BC Professional Firefighters Burn Fund.       Continue Reading

Surrey’s First Agriculture Week

Today in the Plaza at Surrey City hall, we ended (in fine fashion) Surrey’s first Agriculture Week. The week was a great success in our first year and I hope we can take the positive feedback from the attendees and grow (pun intended) this event that highlights the importance of food security and the vastness… Continue Reading

Farm Fresh September

Over the past 18 months, I have been working on ideas to support our local farmers and finding a way to showcase their produce. As the Chair of Surrey’s Agricultural Food Security Advisory Committee, I am elated to introduce a pilot project that showcases locally produced/grown/raised/processed food that will be on the menus of our… Continue Reading

I Gave Life

It took about 60 minutes to donate blood this afternoon. I found out today… from Nancy… that it can take less time if you fill out the questionnaire on line and bring in your bar code to your appointment. So before we get to our BC Day long weekend, book your appointment at https://blood.ca/power, fill out… Continue Reading