Stage 3 Water Shortage Response Plan In Effect Until Rescinded

Posted July 20, 2015

All forms of lawn sprinkling using treated drinking water are further curtailed. See the At A Glance Guide to know what type of water use is restricted under Metro Vancouver's Water Shortage Response Plan Stage 3 and is enforced by the City of Burnaby. Learn more »

No Smoking in Parks, Trails & Green Spaces | No Charcoal Barbeques in Parks

Due to the dry weather and heat that could result in fire hazards, the City of Burnaby advises all park users that there is NO SMOKING permitted in the Burnaby parks, trails and green spaces.

Charcoal barbeques in City of Burnaby parks and beaches are prohibited. At this time, only propane gas barbeques are permitted. Please check the city’s website for updates on whether all types of barbequing will be banned if conditions worsen. Learn more »

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Current Closures & Obstructions

Check in with this page for updates to closures, construction and obstructions along your commuting route.

Current Roadwork 

Port Mann/Hwy1 Improvement Project

Ongoing work is continuing within Burnaby, including the completion of the Cariboo Road Overpass, and completion of the Sprott Street and Kensington Avenue interchanges. Various delays and road closures may arise and alternate routes may be recommended. Find out more »

Hastings Street Infrastructure Renewal Project

July 2015 to November 2015 - This project on Hastings Street from Madison Avenue to Gilmore Avenue includes watermain installation, storm sewer replacement, and full width road rehabilitation. Please allow for extra travel time or plan alternate routes as delays are expected. Find out more >>

Metro Vancouver Lougheed Highway Sewer Project

Summer 2014 to Spring 2015 - Construction of a new sanitary sewer to ensure long-term capacity and performance of the regional sanitary sewer system. The first phase is along Lougheed Highway between Springer Avenue and Sperling Avenue. Please allow for extra travel time or plan alternate routes as delays are expected. Find out more »

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