Powell River, British Columbia
City of Powell River
|An aerial view of Powell River in 2004|
An aerial view of Powell River in 2004
|Regional district||Powell River|
|• Mayor||Dave Formosa|
|• City Council||Russell Brewer|
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|Time zone||UTC-8 (PST)|
|Website||City of Powell River Website|
The population of Powell River was 126,456 in 2011. The mayor of Powell River is Dave Formosa. The historic townsite was designated as a National Historic Site of Canada in 1995. Powell River has an ice hockey team, the Powell River Kings which play in the British Columbia Hockey League. Powell River was named a "Cultural Capital of Canada" in 2004 because of the its strong arts and cultural programs.
- "Census agglomeration of Powell River, British Columbia". Statistics Canada. Retrieved 2013-03-21.
- "Powell River Townsite Historic District National Historic Site of Canada". Canadian Register of Historic Places. Retrieved 2013-03-21.
- "Powell River Association for Community Living: Cultural Capital". pracl.ca. Retrieved 2013-03-21.