June 6, 2023

Celebrating 25 years of Burnaby’s Local Heroes: Announcing the 2023 winners

The City of Burnaby is proud to recognize seven Local Heroes for their outstanding contributions to our community.
May 24, 2023

Burnaby awarded FortisBC Community Safety Award

Burnaby’s Engineering Department has been honoured by FortisBC with its Community Safety award for leadership in preventing accidental strikes of underground utilities
May 3, 2023

City of Burnaby recognized for excellence in financial reporting

The City of Burnaby has been honoured with three awards for its exceptional financial reporting by an international organization of finance officers.
March 28, 2023

Dennis Baker is 2022’s Outstanding Citizen of the Year

Mayor Mike Hurley and Burnaby City Council are pleased to present the Kushiro Cup to Dennis Baker, 2022's Outstanding Citizen of the Year.
February 6, 2023

Nominations open for 2023 Environmental Awards

Nominations have opened for Burnaby’s 2023 Environmental Awards, an annual celebration which recognizes individuals and community groups making significant contributions to the sustainability of Burnaby’s environment.
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 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.