December 31, 2021

Trans Mountain tank farm fire lanes not meeting the ‘basic minimum’: city

The tank farm fire lanes proposed by Trans Mountain meet BC Building Code requirements but not the city's fire services bylaw.

December 9, 2021

Federal government should reconsider TMX in the wake of massive floods: lawyer

Continuing to push the pipeline through is "insanity," says Eugene Kung, staff lawyer with West Coast Environmental Law.

December 8, 2021

Should Trans Mountain get to bypass a Burnaby fire safety bylaw?

The city's rules are stricter than the building code's around fire access lanes—but Trans Mountain says the provincial regulations should suffice

December 8, 2021

SFU students, faculty march down Burnaby Mtn in protest of TMX expansion

About 150 people, many of them SFU students, marched down Burnaby Mountain yesterday in protest of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion.

November 26, 2021

Anti-TMX tree-sitter arrested in Burnaby for breaching court injunction

A prominent anti-TMX advocate was arrested Friday morning while taking part in a tree-sit in Burnaby, in breach of a BC Supreme Court injunction.

November 26, 2021

Trans Mountain denies food and water delivery for tree-sit

TMX workers denied protesters, who were attempting to bring food and water to the tree-sit, to the site, breaking from past practices

November 19, 2021

Trans Mountain pipeline remains closed due to atmospheric river

Assistant deputy minister of environment and climate change strategy Laurel Nash says oil infrastructure is "a very significant concern" amid flooding after heavy rains this week.

November 2, 2021

Students call off hunger strike as SFU commits to fossil fuel divestment

SFU has committed to full divestment from fossil fuels by 2025, just as a group of students planned to launch a hunger strike to advocate for such a commitment.

October 27, 2021

CER clears future Burnaby tree removal permit hurdles for TMX

The City of Burnaby did not submit an argument against Trans Mountain in its application to waive any need to apply for tree removal permits

October 21, 2021

Burnaby Mountain firehall allays some fears, but some questions still unanswered

The SFU firehall can help battle wildfires in the forested area, but how Trans Mountain will respond to a tank farm fire remains unclear