Nelms, Ben. “Coquitlam Coun. Kim says the neighbourhood is not just for Korean-Canadians.” CBC News, 23, Jul, 2020.

Canada and Korea formed a formal diplomatic relationship. This led to another surge in Korean immigration. Many Korean Canadians from this wave of immigration settled in Coquitlam and became part of the evolving identity of this city. The image shown here is a photo of Councilor Steve Kim posing in front of Hanin Village, a Korean Canadian cultural hub in Coquitlam.