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Local Government Awareness Week

May 21-26, 2019 is Local Government Awareness Week in BC. This week is a chance to get to know your local government, and learn more about the many programs and services the City of Burnaby provides.

This year’s theme is "Your Voice. Your Home." This theme was chosen for 2019 to support the current work of the Mayor's Task Force on Community Housing

Get involved!

There are many other ways to be involved in our community, from attending public events to volunteering with local organizations to attending Council meetings. Here’s how you can participate and get involved in Local Government Awareness Week:

  • Follow us! Visit the City of Burnaby’s Facebook and Twitter daily to learn more about your local government.
  • Subscribe to #CityConnect - Burnaby's electronic newsletter. City Connect delivers major City news items right to your inbox.
  • Keep up to date on City matters by attending Council meetings or watching the meetings online.
  • Read the City’s InfoBurnaby newsletter.
  • Find information regarding local civic, recreation, cultural and library facilities and learn where free public Wi-Fi is located using our interactive web map.
  • Book a City Hall tour in order to learn about programs and services offered by the City.
  • Check out the ‘Be Involved’ Portal: A one-stop-shop to learn more about getting involved in our City!
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