Coquitlam is fast becoming the Lower Mainland’s number one location for lifestyle and business. The City’s open and accessible government enables all members of the community – business and residents – to prosper and grow in a safe and clean environment. Coquitlam is strategically located at the geographic centre of the Lower Mainland, making the City an attractive place for residents, industries and a thriving retail sector. Coquitlam is bordered by the municipalities of Port Moody, Port Coquitlam, Burnaby and New Westminster, as well as the Fraser River to the south, Pitt River to the east and the Coastal Mountains to the north.