July 9, 2021

State of the City Address 2021: Burnaby – Building Back Stronger

Burnaby Mayor Mike Hurley addressed the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and spoke to how the City plans to build back even stronger during the annual State of the City address, delivered both live and via livestream in partnership with the Burnaby Board of Trade.
June 1, 2021

Statement regarding the 215 Indigenous children at the Kamloops Indian Residential School

We are deeply shocked and saddened to learn of the recent confirmation of the remains of 215 children at the Kamloops Indian Residential School, on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc.
May 10, 2021

Burnaby and New Westminster invite you to join the Walk30 Challenge for better health

The City of Burnaby has partnered with the City of New Westminster on this free challenge to inspire people to walk at least 30 minutes a day. From May 10-June 13, registered participants can track and share their daily walking minutes online.
April 23, 2021

Burnaby invites community feedback on Housing and Homelessness Strategy

The City of Burnaby has completed the draft HOME: Burnaby’s Housing + Homelessness Strategy and is now asking for the community’s help in finalizing the strategy.
April 14, 2021

Residents and housing stakeholders affirm Burnaby’s bold actions on housing

The City of Burnaby’s bold actions on housing since 2019 have received strong support from members and residents involved in the Mayor’s Task Force on Community Housing.
March 10, 2021

City renames park to Honour William A. Lewarne

At a ceremony March 4, the City of Burnaby officially renamed MacPherson Park to Lewarne Park, to honour the former Burnaby mayor, councillor and volunteer, William A. Lewarne.
March 1, 2021

City of Burnaby seeks task force, resident input on housing progress

In a move that may be without precedent in Canada, the City of Burnaby has reconvened two groups who participated in the 2019 Mayor’s Task Force on Community Housing to ask an important question: How are we doing so far?
October 1, 2020

City of Burnaby housing strategy process shines in national public participation awards

The public engagement process that supported the City of Burnaby’s Mayor’s Task Force on Community Housing in 2019 has been recognized with a significant award from IAP2 Canada, a national association focused on excellence in the field of public participation.
September 24, 2020

Burnaby invites public feedback on Housing and Homelessness Strategy

The City of Burnaby is inviting community input on HOME: Burnaby’s Housing and Homelessness Strategy, a plan to deliver on the vision of a community where everyone can find a home, afford a home and feel at home.
July 30, 2020

Public input to help shape next phase in development of ‘made in Burnaby’ housing plan

The City of Burnaby will conduct public and stakeholder consultation over the coming months to aid in the development of a “made in Burnaby plan” that will guide the City’s actions on housing and homelessness over the next decade.