Port Coquitlam is named for a Coast Salish term “Kwikwetlam” meaning “red fish up the river”.
Location: Port Coquitlam is located in the southwest part of the Province along the Fraser River.
Judicial District: Vancouver Westminster Judicial District
Courthouse – Port Coquitlam
Location: 2620 Mary Hill Road / McAllister Avenue
Built: 1994 – 1996
Architect: Hemingway Nelson Architects Ltd.
Contractor: Foundation Building West Inc. of Burnaby
Description: The building faces northwest and is a two story red coloured brick and concrete structure. Wide steps ascend to the entrances on the second story. A glass roof covers the entrance atrium.
Vancouver Westminster Judicial District Courthouses:
Photos taken 2016