The proposed ban, as well as alleged harassment of hookah lounges, came weeks after shootings in the city. A lawsuit claimed the lounges were wrongfully connected to the shootings.
January 20, 2022
After a policy change on split assessments, the province waived school taxes to ease the sudden property tax hike on the affected developers.
January 17, 2022
The "Opening doors" report, produced by a panel on housing affordability, placed too much blame on municipal governments, councillors said.
January 13, 2022
Seven Burnaby firefighters are among 85 city employees who are getting rapid tests in lieu of vaccinations at the expense of the city.
January 11, 2022
Trans Mountain wants to bypass the Burnaby's bylaws around fire access lane width, a matter that will be heard in a CER hearing on Jan 28
January 10, 2022
Metro Vancouver's waste incinerator in Burnaby has its first client lined up for its heat distribution system—Vancouver's River District—starting in 2025
January 5, 2022
The city said the centre is only activated in cases of "extreme" winter weather.
December 31, 2021
The tank farm fire lanes proposed by Trans Mountain meet BC Building Code requirements but not the city's fire services bylaw.
December 28, 2021
The Shri Guru Ravidass Sabha gurdwara is applying for an official community plan amendment to expand itself into a community centre.
December 22, 2021
Representation can help if done right—but the issues around emergency response go far deeper than that.