January 12, 2023

Help us find outstanding Burnaby volunteers!

The City of Burnaby invites everyone to nominate that special someone who’s volunteered a heroic amount of time in the community – a local leader who helps make Burnaby a world-class community through volunteering.
December 22, 2022

Burnaby awarded “Road Safety Project of the Year”

The City's transportation division has won the prestigious Mavis Johnson Award for their Burnaby Road Safety Network Screening Study with the Canadian Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) Greater Vancouver Section.
December 15, 2022

Burnaby GIS #1 in Geospatial Maturity Index

The City of Burnaby’s GIS department has once again been recognized as an international leader in their field. After collecting a MISA Spirit of Innovation award in October, Burnaby GIS has been recognized by Public Sector Digest as co-leaders of their Geospatial Maturity Index with an impressive overall score of 96.67% (sharing first place with Halifax, NS).
November 3, 2022

City wins Burnaby A-List Awards in a dozen categories

The City of Burnaby is honoured to receive 12 first-place awards in the annual Burnaby Now 2022 A-List, where Burnaby residents vote for what they love about their city.
October 27, 2022

City of Burnaby wins three awards for excellence in financial reporting

The City of Burnaby has once again received three awards from an international organization of finance officers, recognizing the City’s achievement in producing high-quality, easy-to-understand budget documents.
October 13, 2022

City of Burnaby recognized with MISA BC Spirit of Innovation Award

The City of Burnaby has been recognized with Municipal Information Systems Association (MISA) BC’s Spirit of Innovation award for successfully automating its BC 1 Call “Dial Before You Dig” process, providing faster, 24-hour service to customers while saving staff time and money.
April 26, 2022

Mary Gates is the 2021 Outstanding Citizen of the Year

Mayor Mike Hurley and Burnaby City Council are pleased to present the Kushiro Cup to Mary Gates, 2021's Outstanding Citizen of the Year.
January 6, 2022

Now accepting nominations for Burnaby’s most outstanding citizen in 2021

Do you know a Burnaby volunteer who has gone above and beyond to serve their community?
October 26, 2021

City of Burnaby wins 2021 Acquia Engage Award

The City of Burnaby is excited to announce it has received the 2021 Acquia Engage Award in the category of Leader of the Pack—Public Sector for its newly designed website. The Acquia Engage Award recognizes high-impact digital experiences that demonstrate an advanced level of functionality, integration, performance and user experience.
October 26, 2021

City of Burnaby Announces 2021 Local Heroes

The City of Burnaby is recognizing five Local Heroes for their outstanding contributions to their community.