City

May 3, 2022

The question of consultation: What does it take to amend a community plan in Burnaby?

What’s in a public hearing? Does the opportunity to speak to Burnaby city council about a proposed project count as robust consultation?

April 28, 2022

Private agreement may block nearly 150 childcare spaces in Metrotown

An easement agreement between Metro Vancouver, the Metrotowers, and Metropolis at Metrotown prohibits childcare facilities in the towers.

April 27, 2022

Can Burnaby just… fund its own housing?

An economist says below-market housing can effectively fund itself.

April 26, 2022

A matter of principle: As council quarrels, BCGEU rezoning advances

The BCGEU's proposed development, which would include about 150 'Burnaby affordable' rental units, will move to a third reading in council.

April 26, 2022

Burnaby city council roundup—April 25, 2022

From public hearings to lighting projects to rental housing stock, here's what council looked at on Monday night.

April 25, 2022

Here’s what’s happening at Burnaby’s April 25 council meeting

Burnaby city council is meeting Monday night—here's some of the items on the agenda that we'll be looking at.

April 13, 2022

Federal housing funding is good for Burnaby—if it makes it this far west, mayor says

Mike Hurley is tentatively applauding the renewed interest from the federal government in housing in budget 2022.

April 7, 2022

Can Flowlink stop the flow of sediment into local creeks?

The City of Burnaby, and others in the region, is now requiring construction sites to run all effluent water through the Flowlink system.

April 5, 2022

Burnaby council roundup—April 4, 2022

Your Monday night council update!

April 4, 2022

Here’s what’s on the agenda at Burnaby’s April 4 council meeting

There will be lots of talk about towers...and chickens!