Development

May 31, 2022

Burnaby city council roundup—May 30, 2022

From housing to fire halls to deciding what to do with forested lands in the city, it's all here

May 19, 2022

Laneway homes, fourplexes see significant support throughout Burnaby

The city's survey to take steps towards missing middle housing, including laneway homes and fourplexes, saw a lot of feedback—mostly positive

May 10, 2022

Burnaby city council roundup—May 9, 2022

As usual, housing played a major role in last night's city council meeting—and it was the subject of the most debate as well.

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 22, 2022

New film studio in Burnaby will include huge LED stage for virtual production

LED stages serve as an alternative to a traditional green screen, with walls of LED panels displaying backdrops and visual effects directly on set.

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.