Fraser Valley

The Fraser Valley is the section of the Fraser River basin in southwestern British Columbia downstream of the Fraser Canyon. The term is sometimes used to refer to the Fraser Canyon and stretches upstream from there, but in general British Columbian usage of the term refers to the stretch of the river downstream from the town of Hope (about where the "r" in "Vancouver" is on the map below).

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Media In The Fraser Valley
... This is a list of media in the Fraser Valley, British Columbia ... and radio broadcasters in that city are also received throughout the valley, although as noted below in a few cases there are repeater stations licensed to different centres in the ... Some stations from Seattle, Washington, USA are also received in the Fraser Valley due to its close proximity to the border ...
Randy Hawes
... Streamside Setback Review committee, Chair of the Fraser Valley Aggregate Pilot Project, a member of the Burrard Thermal Options committee, and the Small-Sc ... that time Hawes also served as Chair of the Fraser Valley Regional District, the Fraser Valley Parks Commission and other bodies ...
Fraser Valley - Sociology
... The south shore of the Central and Upper Fraser Valley is also known colloquially as the "Bible Belt" of British Columbia and is home to many of Canada's ...
List Of School Districts In British Columbia - As of 2012
... District 28 Quesnel Quesnel Northeast Quesnel, Wells School District 33 Chilliwack Chilliwack Fraser Valley Chilliwack, School District 34 Abbotsford Abbotsford ... Vancouver Island Port Alberni, Tofino, Ucluelet School District 71 Comox Valley Courtenay Vancouver Island Comox, Courtenay School District 72 ...
History Of The Jews In Vancouver - History By Local Areas - Fraser Valley
... A small number of Jewish families settled in the farmland of the Fraser Valley, east of Vancouver ... Jewish settlement in the Fraser Valley was scattered, and the nearest synagogues were a day's travel away in Vancouver and Bellingham, Washington ... Since the 1964 opening of the Highway 1 freeway and Port Mann Bridge made travel easier, Fraser Valley Jewish families have been able to participate more fully in the synagogues of ...

Famous quotes containing the word valley:

    Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me.
    Bible: Hebrew Psalms, 23:4.