What is new in Mission?

Located in the province of British Columbia it the Mission city is a popular tourist attraction. It was incorporated into the country in the year 1892. Fraser River is a very popular destination which is visited by hundreds of people each year. It is a very small city with 30000+ people so everyone knows each other. Like any other city, it is full of events, news, and gossips. Heading north within the city there lies Mount Robie Reid which is again visited by people from all over North America. Forestry and the hydroelectric power are the main sources of income for the people. The wood related stuff has dominated almost every sector of the city. It has a very cool and calm ambiance and therefore a place worth giving a shot.

Ride for Kids

This Mission-based organization is known for helping the children that are terminal. It rides on bicycles this Wednesday to mark the anniversary of the organization. It is highly regarded by the local community to help the children. A total distance of 160km was traveled from Langley to Sardis and back. About 60 participants were there to make sure that the funds which are raised go to the hospice of children. The organization began in 2007 and since the very first day, it has offered thousands of dollars to different charitable trusts all over Canada. Initially, the organization was named as the ride for hope. In 2015 it changed the name to Ride for Kids. The recent anniversary celebration of the organization marked a new milestone.

Illegal vehicle parking at Cultus Lake

Formerly the illegal vehicle parking at the Cultus Lake was let go without any fine and just a mere warning. Things are about to change as all such vehicles will get the boot and will be fined heavily. The resident only areas of the lake have reported immobilization which is caused by the wrong parking. There are certain emergency accesses surrounding the lake which are used for an exit in case of any mishap. There are many vehicles which were parked at the emergency exit point. Starting from June 29, 2018, these vehicles will be towed to the local police station. The owners can have them once the fine has been paid. Illegal parking is a problem which will be eliminated by strict actions by the local police.

Randy Hawes for Mayor

The municipal elections will be held in October 2018. Randy Hawes who is the current mayor of the city will be contesting the election once again. The election campaign has been started by Randy and he has started reminding the people of Mission that he has always kept the interest of the city first. He has also coached the local hockey and baseball teams. There is a very long list of endeavors which have been passed under his legislation. The Mission has improved a lot under his leadership and this is also his current election slogan. The downtown has been lifted with a massive amount of $3.5 million which is also his government initiative.

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Top attractions near Fraser River Heritage Park Mission

Visiting a park is always a pleasure. Such places aim to provide the best to the visitors and take every possible measure to make sure that it happens. There are many parks which have been constructed to make sure that the best opportunities are provided to the visitors. Fraser River Heritage Park in Mission District British Columbia is one such park that has always provided the opportunity to its visitor to experience the nature closely. The best part is that the park not only provides attractions within but is located centrally near National Railway Avenue. People visiting this park have rated it high and it is all because of the maintenance staff there. Some top attractions which are located nearby are:

Mission Station Grill

It is regarded as one of the best restaurants in the Mission District. On the basis of food, service, value and atmosphere there the ratings given to this awesome restaurant is high. There are 4 cuisines which are offered by the grill mainly American and Canadian. A bar and pub are also situated here which makes the ambiance more stunning. Some additional highlights include wheelchair accessibility, parking, reservations, and highchairs on demand. For 6 days a week, this awesome place is always flooded with people due to best services offered.

U & I Thai Restaurant

If the visitors to Fraser Park are vegetarians then this park is a boon for them. Four major cuisines are offered here i.e. Asian, Thai, Vegan Options and Vegetarian Family. However, the only drawback is the fact that lunch and dinner are served here. The place is worth giving a shot for families with children as there are numerous kids friendly activities offered. The restaurant also serves alcohol and take out option can also be selected.  Each location of the restaurant is wheelchair accessible.

Clayburn Village

If the visitors to Fraser Park want a nostalgic feel then Clayburn village is the best place they should visit. It is located at the foot Sumas Mountain in Abbotsford British Columbia Canada. For over a century this place has been secluded and therefore attracts the visitors in every possible manner. There Clayburn communal society has also been working here to ensure that the original shape of the village remains. The village is visited by tourists from all over the world. The two most important attractions here are Clayburn village and Church built respectively in 1912 and 1907.

Westminster Abbey

It is one of the top things to do in the district of Mission. It is a community of monks which have been settled here since 1939. If a tour of this place is planned then it is advised to at least stay for one day here. The activities performed here cannot be viewed in less time. The overall calmness of the place is awesome and here one can explore the nature with ease. Abbey farm and Fraser River can be seen from this spot as it is a vantage point.

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