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Stage 3 Water Shortage Response Plan In Effect Until Rescinded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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Become a Committee Member

Join us as a Board, Committee or Commission Volunteer!

Committee volunteers work together with Burnaby councillors, business leaders and community members to advise Council on important issues, ensuring that Burnaby continues to be a great place to live, work, learn and play.

If you’ve always wanted to make a difference in your community, here’s a great place to start! Please check back late October 2015 for updated vacancy information.

How to Apply

  • Download and complete the Community Service Application

  • Mail a resume and/or application which provides details of your experience and reasons for applying to:

    Office of the Mayor
    Burnaby City Hall
    4949 Canada Way
    Burnaby, BC V5G 1M2

  • Fax a resume and/or application to 604-294-7537 or email to clerks@burnaby.ca

Resumes and applications are collected in order to process applications for vacant Board, Committee and Commission positions (available late October 2015) in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and under the authority of the Local Government Act for the purpose of determining eligibility for placement.

As part of the selection process, all submissions are reviewed by Council and a report is then prepared by the Mayor recommending appointment of the successful candidates.

Inquiries related to becoming a Board, Committee, or Commission member can be directed to the Office of the City Clerk at 604-294-7290 or clerks@burnaby.ca.

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