Queensborough Community Centre Expansion
The Centre will be closed on Thursday, May 9th, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, and Saturday, May 11th so that staff can prepare the Centre for the public. After staff preparations, we will announce the Centre's official opening date on Thursday, May 16th.We would like to thank you for your patience and understanding during the Centre’s construction.
We are very pleased with our NEW Queensborough Community Centre and believe you will enjoy the expanded spaces, services and programs that will be available in our new Centre.
If you have any questions, please call the Parks, Culture and Recreation Administration Office, 604.527.4567, between 8:30 am – 4:15 pm.
During construction, the Centre is still offering Spring Programs in alternative locations. We will provide updated brochures, with more programs and services, once the Centre re-opens.
General HUB Information
The Queensborough Community Centre will be the City's first of four neighbourhood HUB's where individuals and families can access a variety of community services in one convenient location. The project has received $6.2M in funding through the Development Assistant Compensation agreement between the City, Province of BC, BC Lottery Corporation and Gateway Casinos. The total project value is $7.67 million.
In keeping with the City of New Westminster's commitment to sustainability, the expansion will be constructed to LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environment Design) Gold Standards.
The 13,200 square foot expansion will include a branch library, police office space, expanded weight room, multiuse and childcare spaces. The expansion will also feature improvements to the existing Centre's exterior cladding, roof and sewer lines. The Expansion groundbreaking was on June 28, 2011 with a projected February 2013 re-opening.
Thank you for your patience during our expansion and we look forward to offering you a new and improved facility! If you have any questions please us, 604.525.7388.
The links below provide additional details on this exciting project.
- Queensborough Community Centre Expansion Information
- Queensborough Community Centre Expansion Plans
- Updated Expansion Information (April 4, 2011)
- Video of Proposed Expansion
- Ground Breaking Announcement
- Expansion Update (July 19, 2011)
- Expansion Frequently Asked Questions
Canada Games Pool & Centennial Community Centre Redevelopment Feasibility Report
Parks, Culture and Recreation Administration Office
600 Eighth Street
New Westminster, BC V3M 3S2
Weekdays, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Completed 2012 Projects
Suhk Sagar Park
Old Schoolhouse Park
All Wheel Park
Queen's Park Artificial Turf Field
Mercer Stadium Track
Annacis Channel Trail
North Arm Trail
Port Royal Loop
Official Opening Celebrations
Completed 2010 Projects