November 2019

City of Surrey Facilities Tour and Networking

Organized by the Municipal Engineers Division

Status: Advanced registration is now closed or the event has sold out. For more information and space availability, please contact [email protected] Thank you!
Date: Thursday, November 21, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM: Meet in first floor foyer of City of Surrey City Hall (13450 104 Ave, Surrey)
2:15 PM: Tour of the North Surrey Sport and Ice Complex
3:30 PM: Option #1 - Tour of the Surrey Traffic Management Centre
3:30 PM: Option #2 - Tour of the District Energy Building
4:30 PM: Networking event at Central City Brew Pub (13450 102 Ave, Surrey)
Location: Tour Begins At City of Surrey City Hall, Networking Event At Central City Brew Pub, Surrey, BC
Presenter: Scott Groves, P.Eng., Manager, Civic Facilities, City of Surrey
Jason Owen, P.Eng., Manager District Energy, City of Surrey
Graeme Cross, P.Eng., Traffic Signals Lead, City of Surrey
Credit: 2.5 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: Municipal Engineers Division Member Rate (tour and networking session): $65.00 + GST = $68.25

Non-Division Member Rate (tour and networking session): $90.00 + GST = $94.50

Municipal Engineers Division Member Rate (networking session only): $10.00 + GST = 10.50

Price includes appetizers served at the networking session. Please bring cash or credit card if you wish to purchase drinks or other food items.
Contact: If you have event-related questions, please contact [email protected].

If you have registration-related questions, please contact Stuart Nash, Engineers and Geoscientists BC staff support for the event, at [email protected] or by phone at 604.558.6655.
Important Dates: Please register by Friday, November 1.
The Municipal Engineers Division presents a tour of Surrey's new North Surrey Sport and Ice Complex, Traffic Management Centre and District Energy Building, followed by a networking session.
In partnership with the City of Surrey, the MED has arranged a half-day Fall Municipal Facilities Tour and Networking event.  The event has been scheduled in conjunction with the joint MMCD-MED AGM on Friday, November 22 to create a two-day event for those interested.   The Fall Municipal Facilities Tour and Networking Event will include:
  • North Surrey Sport and Ice Complex, newly opened
  • West Village District Energy Plant, newly commissioned
  • Traffic Management Centre at Surrey City Hall
The tour will generally focus on integrating innovation with architectural design, building design, municipal operations and community planning.


  • The meeting point for the tour will be the first floor foyer/atrium of the City Hall building.
  • The option is available to attend the networking session only.
  • Transportation will be provided to and from the Ice Complex.
  • Capacity for the tour of the Traffic Management Centre and District Energy Building are 20 persons each. Each option is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please indicate your preferred option at registration.
  • Guest/Non-member registration: If you are not a member of Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia, you can register online by quickly creating a 'Non-member' account. After clicking on the 'Register' link, you will be brought to a login screen. Towards the bottom, there is a ‘Create new account’ link. Click this link and follow the prompts to create your account and then you will be able to register online with this new account. Thank you and we look forward to having you join us.
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  • Alcohol Disclaimer: This event is intended for responsible adults of legal drinking age. Please drink responsibly and do not drink and drive.

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