City

February 15, 2022

Burnaby city council roundup — Feb 14, 2022

At a Monday meeting, council discussed several items around development—one of which could change the way the city looks at densification.

February 14, 2022

Here’s what’s on the agenda at Burnaby’s Feb 14 council meeting

What's on the agenda at the next Burnaby city council meeting? Here are the Beacon's highlights.

February 9, 2022

Lougheed Hwy needs safety upgrade, says cyclist hit by driver in bike lane

Moghademi has asked council to address safety concerns around the bike lanes on Lougheed Hwy that she first brought up in November.

February 8, 2022

Burnaby has launched its first comprehensive OCP review in 24 years

The current official community plan was approved in 1998. Now, Burnaby launched an OCP review that will guide the city in the coming decades.

February 3, 2022

Forest Grove residents want to know why gondola was endorsed in closed council meeting

“There was no opportunity to view the agenda in advance or even know that the issue was coming up. And so we decided to let council know that we were disappointed in that turn of events, and concerned.”

February 1, 2022

Burnaby city council roundup – January 31, 2022

City council had a short meeting on Monday but covered interesting topics, from gondolas to single-use plastics to cycling infrastructure.

January 28, 2022

Burnaby council endorses proposed Burnaby Mountain gondola project

If the gondola goes forward, route 1 would travel a six-minute direct route from Production Way-University SkyTrain Station to the main bus exchange at SFU, also easily accessible to UniverCity.

January 27, 2022

Burnaby won’t participate in CER hearing over Trans Mountain fire lanes

The Canada Energy Regulator was set to hear arguments from the city and Trans Mountain this week, but Burnaby has declined to participate.

January 24, 2022

Burnaby council asked to endorse ‘fossil fuel non-proliferation treaty’

The fossil fuel non-proliferation treaty has already been endorsed by several Metro Vancouver municipalities, Toronto and others globally.

January 24, 2022

Here’s what’s on the agenda at Burnaby’s Jan 24 council meeting

What's on the agenda at the next Burnaby city council meeting? Here are the Beacon's highlights.