Port Moody

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City of Port Moody
The city hall and library in Port Moody
Coordinates: 49°16′59″N 122°49′54″W / 49.28306°N 122.83167°W / 49.28306; -122.83167Coordinates: 49°16′59″N 122°49′54″W / 49.28306°N 122.83167°W / 49.28306; -122.83167
Country Canada
Province British Columbia
Regional District Metro Vancouver
Government
 • Mayor Mike Clay
 • Governing Body Port Moody City Council
 • Councillors Diana Dilworth
Bob Elliott
Gerry Nuttall
Rick Glumac
Zoë Royer
Rosemary Small
 • School Trustees Keith Watkins
Melissa Hyndes
Area
 • Total 25.89 km2 (10.00 sq mi)
Elevation 40 m (130 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 32,975
 • Density 1,273.8/km2 (3,299/sq mi)
Time zone Pacific Time Zone (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) Pacific Daylight Time (UTC-7)
Postal code span V3J to V3H
Area code(s) +1-604, +1-778

Port Moody is a small city in the Canadian province of British Columbia. It is in Metro Vancouver, on the end of Burrard Inlet. In 2011, 32,975 people lived in Port Moody.[1] The mayor of Port Moody is Mike Clay. It is identified as the "City of the Arts" because it was the destination for artists due to its low rent, beautiful scenery and ambient lighting. The city is named after Richard Moody, a former governor of the Falkland Islands and the first Lieutenant-Governor of the Colony of British Columbia.

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