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Plan for Burnaby’s Green Future Wins Award of Excellence

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Mayor Calls on Residents and Businesses to Take Green Pledge The Planning Institute of British Columbia has awarded Burnaby’s Environmental Sustainability Strategy an Excellence in Policy Planning award in the City and Urban Areas category.
2017 Property Taxes Due: Wednesday, July 5

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2017 Property Taxes are due on July 5, 2017. Payments and Home Owner Grants (if eligible) must be submitted before the July due date to avoid penalties. Avoid line ups and claim your Home Owner Grants online.
Colours Abound at Burnaby's Chalk Art Experience

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Some key areas of Bonsor Recreation Complex will be transformed into a colourful gallery on June 10 and 11 for this year’s bright and festive Chalk Art Experience.
Canada Day | Swangard Stadium

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Make plans to join us for a free Canada Day concert and fireworks display on July 1 at Swangard Stadium with spectacular lineup headlined by Canadian music icon, Steven Page with Slide One, Kokoma and Will Stroet.
Environment Week: May 27 to June 11

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The main event is the Environment Festival this Saturday 9:00 AM-2:00 PM at City Hall, along with the Burnaby Farmers Market. This year’s festival has information about electric vehicles (EVs) from Emotive and some EVs on display. Come learn about the present and future of zero emission automobiles.
KINA Community Clean Up: May 13

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Kingsway Imperial Neighbourhood Association (KINA) welcomes all residents and businesses to come and have some fun while helping to clean up your community and get to know your neighbours. Refreshments and barbeque provided for all participants.
State of the City Address 2017: Burnaby – as Planned

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Today, Mayor Derek Corrigan delivered the 2017 State of the City address at lunch event hosted by the Burnaby Board of Trade. The address highlights city achievements and plans.
Burnaby Encouraged by Federation of Canadian Municipalities Report

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The City of Burnaby is encouraged as the Federation of Canadian Municipalities calls for National Energy Board Reform.
InfoBurnaby

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The spring issue of InfoBurnaby is available online and arriving in Burnaby mail boxes soon. Featuring: Willingdon Linear Park, Celebrate Burnaby 125, Emergency Preparedness Week, Free WiFi at Burnaby Facilities, What's Happening events list and more.
Significant Impacts of Kinder Morgan’s Proposed Pipeline Routing Plan Detailed in Report to Council

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A staff report to Burnaby City Council details the extensive and destructive impacts Kinder Morgan’s proposed pipeline route would have on Burnaby neighbourhoods, parks, waterways, and roads and the failure of the National Energy Board to allow adequate time for public response to the proposed route. Please view the Staff Report and Presentation.
City Uses Innovative Approach to Help Burnaby Association for Community Inclusion Build for the Future

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Read the City of Burnaby press release issued today.
2017 Burnaby Blues + Roots Festival

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On Saturday, August 12, 2017 the Burnaby Blues + Roots returns to picturesque Deer Lake Park with another lineup of world-class musicians, including headliner Trombone Shorty. Tickets on sale April 28!
National Energy Board (NEB) Website Challenges Citizens wanting to Oppose Kinder Morgan Pipeline Routing

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Citizens who want to file an official Statement of Opposition to the Detailed Route Application to oppose Kinder Morgan’s proposed pipeline route are finding that the proposal is not listed as one of the projects on the NEB’s project list for electronic document submission.
Kinder Morgan has filed routing plans with the National Energy Board for the Kinder Morgan pipeline

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If you are located within or near to the proposed route for Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline you may be able to officially oppose the proposed route with the National Energy Board.
RCMP Musical Ride Gallops to Swangard Stadium

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RCMP Musical Ride coming to Burnaby on August 18, 2017. Join as we celebrate Burnaby's 125th and Canada's 150th birthdays. Tickets on sale now!
Every Other Week Garbage Collection Starts April 3

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Starting April 3, the City is moving to Every Other Week Garbage Collection for single family and two-family (duplex) properties, and multi-family properties that receive City curbside garbage collection.
Lougheed Community Police Office Open For Business

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Services have resumed at the Lougheed Community Police Office now that water damage restorations have been completed. Thank you for your patience!
Burnaby Raises the Flag for Canada Games

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Councillor Colleen Jordan and local star athlete, Samantha Loutet raised a ceremonial flag on Wednesday, March 8 at Civic Square to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the iconic Canada Games.
Call For Environment Awards Nominees

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The City of Burnaby invites you to submit a nomination to recognize the outstanding contributions made by individuals, groups, organizations, institutions and businesses to environmental sustainability in our community. The deadline for nominations is March 31.
Council Approves Next Steps Toward Estimated 200 New Non-Market Housing Units

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Burnaby City Council has approved preliminary selection of proposals submitted by SUCCESS and the New Vista Society for an estimated 200 new non-market housing units.
Utility Charges & Garbage Disposal Fees Due Date

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2017 Utility Charges and Garbage Disposal Fees are due Wednesday, March 15. Payments made by March 15 will be eligible for the 5% discount. Unpaid charges will be added to the 2017 Property Tax Notice. For more information, refer to Property Tax and Utility Information.
Do You Know An Outstanding Burnaby Resident?

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On May 5, Burnaby’s “2016 Citizen of the Year” will be awarded the Kushiro Cup, recognizing the value and commitment a Burnaby resident has provided through their volunteer service to the community. Submit a nomination for a Burnaby resident deserving of this title by March 6.
Family Day Activities in Burnaby Include New Winter Festival

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February 13 is Family Day! Celebrate family and be active at the new Winter Festival at Bill Copeland Sports Centre or take part in other kid-friendly activities throughout the City.
InfoBurnaby

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The winter issue of InfoBurnaby is available online and arriving in Burnaby mail boxes soon. Featuring: Celebrate Burnaby 125 | Canada 150, Moving to Every Other Week Garbage Collection, What's Happening events list and more.
2017 is the Year to Celebrate Burnaby

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Mayor Corrigan proclaims 2017 as the year to Celebrate Burnaby. This year marks two amazing milestones for both Burnaby and Canada. Canada turns 150 and Burnaby turns 125. In 2017, Celebrate Burnaby!
Statement from Mayor Derek Corrigan Regarding Provincial Government’s Environmental Approval of Kinder Morgan Pipeline

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The City of Burnaby is surprised and extremely disappointed and concerned, to hear that the provincial government has given environmental approval, with conditions, to the Kinder Morgan pipeline proposal.
Winter Safety in Parks

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City of Burnaby reminds the public that all lakes and ponds in Burnaby are not open for outdoor skating due to unsafe conditions. In addition, the public is encouraged not to toboggan on Burnaby Mountain.
O'Christmas Tree, How Can I Recycle Thee?

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There are many ways to recycle your Christmas Tree in Burnaby—from curbside collection, multi-family complex collection, dropping off at Burnaby's Eco-Centre, plus charity tree chipping events.
Holiday Hours & Council Meetings

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Burnaby's City Hall complex will close at 4:45 PM on Friday, December 30 and will reopen at 8:00 AM Tuesday, January 3. The next Council Meeting will take place Monday, January 23 at 7:00 PM in the Council Chamber.
City of Burnaby Appeals Federal Government’s Approval of Kinder Morgan Pipeline

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The City of Burnaby has filed with the Federal Court of Appeal for Leave to Appeal the federal government’s approval of Kinder Morgan’s pipeline expansion proposal.
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