November 4, 2021

City of Burnaby developing strategy to enhance the urban forest

The City of Burnaby is developing an Urban Forest Management Strategy to protect, preserve and expand the forest canopy in the city, and deliver significant quality of life and climate action benefits.
October 7, 2021

City replaces aging Guichon Creek culvert to restore fish passage

The City of Burnaby has recently completed a culvert replacement project along Guichon Creek as part of the City’s ongoing work to restore safe passage for fish, improve habitat and enhance our local waterways.
September 28, 2021

City of Burnaby reports substantial progress on Climate Action

The City of Burnaby is making progress in the battle against climate change and in its bid to make Burnaby a carbon neutral community by 2050.
September 28, 2021

City of Burnaby plants hundreds of native species at Ron McLean Park

The City of Burnaby recently planted 239 native plants in Ron McLean Park, as part of an annual effort to revitalize and restore Burnaby’s green spaces, and preserve the health of our parks for future generations to enjoy.
September 23, 2021

Innovative partnership to engage Burnaby community in Climate Action

The City of Burnaby has partnered with the SFU Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue and Vancity to launch an innovative project, the Urban Resilient Futures Initiative, which aims to overcome barriers to climate action by engaging the community to create a shared vision and set of priorities that accelerate Burnaby’s course towards a zero-carbon future.
August 19, 2021

City of Burnaby continues to expand EV Charging Network

The City of Burnaby has added four new electric vehicle charging stalls to its public charging network, making it easier for residents to transition to zero-emission vehicles and help the City achieve its Climate Action targets.
February 23, 2021

Building benchmarking to help drive Burnaby’s climate actions

The City of Burnaby has shared energy and emissions data for 30 civic facilities in the first annual report from Building Benchmark BC, released today (February 23), and is encouraging more building owners to take advantage of this powerful tool to guide smart investments to reduce carbon, improve efficiency and save money.
October 20, 2020

City of Burnaby expands public electric vehicle charging network

The City of Burnaby has added 10 new electric vehicle charging stalls throughout the community, to make it easier for residents to transition to zero-emission vehicles and help the City achieve its Climate Action targets.
July 21, 2020

Burnaby launches “This is Climate Action” banner

To highlight the many initiatives that will enable achievement of the City’s commitment to be “carbon neutral” (no longer contributing to the carbon emissions that accelerate climate change) by 2050, the City is launching a “This is Climate Action” banner.
July 6, 2020

Burnaby City Council approves bold climate action plan

Burnaby City Council has approved a Climate Action Framework, a roadmap for the City as it takes meaningful actions to address climate change.