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You Are Invited to our Seasonal Celebration!

Please join us on Saturday, December 17th from 12:30-3:00pm at the Confederation Seniors Centre for a Seasonal Celebration with MLA Janet Routledge. There will be snacks and refreshments, live music, and community organizations in attendance.

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 …

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 …

Tax Relief for Small Businesses

We know that small business owners are struggling with high property taxes because their space is zoned for development. Municipalities will have the ability to identify what types of properties or areas in their community are affected by high-density development …

Taking action on Period Poverty

Funding for as much as $25,000 per project is available to charities, non-profits and independent researchers for community-based, short-term, pilot projects that test models for increasing access to free menstrual products in British Columbia. Applications close November 7, 2022. Eligibility and …

National Funding Secured to Address Repeat Offenders

Following two days of productive meetings with federal, provincial and territorial ministers responsible for justice and public safety, Murray Rankin, Attorney General, and Mike Farnworth, Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General, have secured a commitment from the federal government …