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Burnaby auto shop, homes part of $7.5-million civil forfeiture suit

The province alleges ties to drug trafficking and money laundering

11% of Burnaby food businesses got 'high' risk ratings in 2019 inspections

Of those 153 businesses, 31 had two or more inspections that found 'high' hazard ratings

Cold snap prompts power-usage record: BC Hydro

Peak hourly demand for electricity tops old old record set three years ago

Richmond company fined $10k after Burnaby worksite death

Blue Mountain Construction & Contracting also failed to comply with WorkSafeBC orders for 15 months after the worker's death

Burnaby adopts ‘best in Canada’ tenant assistance policy

Burnaby renters facing demoviction (eviction prompted by redevelopment) are now entitled to a suite of new protections that will make them the “best looked-after tenants that Canada has ever seen,”...

'They are taxis': Burnaby to charge ride-hailing cars same fees as cabs

New licensing scheme expected to be temporary as Metro Vancouver municipalities work on a regional model

Trans Mountain expansion pipe in the ground ‘before Christmas’: company

Five years after the first arrests on Burnaby Mountain over the Trans Mountain expansion project, the company said “expansion project pipe” will be “in the ground before Christmas.” Trans Mountain...

Concerns about Trans Mountain dumping 'contaminated' soil are unfounded: FN chief

Protesters say they followed trucks to a Kwikwetlem First Nation business park, but chief says there's "nothing to be concerned about"

Telus, Polygon sue each other over collapsed $175m Burnaby land deal

Telecom giant and major Vancouver developer file dueling lawsuits, blaming each other for Polygon backing out of deal

Metro Vancouver transit union threatens more job action

If negotiators don’t reach a settlement by Friday, Unifor said it will ask bus operators in Metro Vancouver to refuse overtime, impacting bus operations in the region