Funding for the Pat Quinn Classic

I’m pleased that my community will be welcoming people from across the province for another year of the Pat Quinn Classic. The Province is providing $10,000 to Tourism Burnaby for this popular event. Learn more here! 

Pharmacists to renew Prescriptions!

Quick Facts: Pharmacists will adapt and renew prescriptions for a wider range of drugs and conditions, and they will be able to administer, further to a prescription, a wider range of drugs by injection or intranasally. The Province is working toward extending the …

New Compensation Model for Doctors

We have achieved a new payment model for family doctors to help protect, support and strengthen B.C.’s health-care system and patient care. Learn more here. Global News has called this a “seismic shift”, and we agree.

Mass Timber and its connection to Burnaby

B.C has become a world leader in mass-timber buildings. Read about it in this Vancouver Sun article. Mass Timber has close connections to Burnaby and BCIT. We recently announced funding of $250,000 to support BCIT to develop additional wood innovation programing, building on the success of …

New Burnaby Urgent and Primary Care Centre (UPCC)

Quick Facts:  Open 7 days a week, 9am-8pm Located at #102-4555 Kingsway The centre will provide full service primary care: family doctors, nurse practitioners, nurses, social workers, clinical counsellors and clinical pharmacists Examples of services provided include for individuals with minor cuts or …

Oct 17, 2022 Statement on Gas Prices

I’ve been hearing from many of you about the high cost of gasoline and you want answers.  I was provided with an opportunity to speak about gas prices in the BC Legislature on Monday, October 17th, 2022.

Addressing Money Laundering

People looking to get a mortgage in B.C. will soon have enhanced consumer protection under new legislation for mortgage service providers. The Province is improving the regulation of mortgage brokers, lenders and administrators by replacing the outdated Mortgage Brokers Act with the new Mortgage Services …