Submit Your Stories!
Share Your Coquitlam Stories
The vision of Coquitlam 125 is “Stories told, stories to be created.” As part of our Coquitlam 125 legacy, we’re asking community members to share their stories. Those chosen will be featured on “Our Stories” page throughout the year.
What does Coquitlam mean to you? Have you lived here your entire life? Are you new to the community? Do you know of a Coquitlam hidden gem? We want to hear about it! Submit your story below.
- 500 words or less
Themes and Story Starters
- Do you remember…? (e.g. the May Pole and the May Queens, the Fishing Derby, the races at Westwood)
- Have you ever been…?
- My neighbourhood
- Family traditions
- The Great Flood
- Memories of Maillardville
- Food, culture and language
- Coquitlam firsts
Visit Our Stories page to read some other great Coquitlam stories.
You can also be part of the Story Project! For details, visit the Kaleidoscope festival page.
By submitting information through this website I understand that I am voluntarily consenting to the collection, use and disclosure of my personal information in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 165. I understand that if I am chosen, the personal information provided by me (i.e. my story and my name) will be used for corporate communications purposes including potentially being posted on a City website, and/or on social media. Email addresses will not be made public. I understand that if I have any questions about the collection, storage, correction and/or use of my personal information, I can contact the Manager Corporate Communications, 604-927-3019, 3000 Guildford Way, Coquitlam BC V3B 7N2.