News Releases

  • Local PACs Get Support from Provincial Grant Program

    BURNABY – The provincial government is providing $482,260 to local Parent Advisory Councils (PACs) and the District Parent Advisory Committee (DPAC) in Burnaby School District…

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  • MLA Lee appointed Deputy Speaker

    VICTORIA – Today Burnaby North MLA Richard T. Lee made history at the B.C. Legislature by being appointed Deputy Speaker of the House. Mr. Lee…

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  • Improving adult literacy in Burnaby

    Burnaby – The provincial government is granting $33,800 to the South Burnaby Neighbourhood House to provide residents of Burnaby with the literacy skills they need…

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  • Curling Organization Receives $105,000 in Funding

    BURNABY – Curl BC will be receiving $105,000 in support from the provincial government’s Community Gaming Grants program, Burnaby North MLA Richard T. Lee announced…

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  • MORE TRADES SEATS FUNDING FOR BCIT

    The provincial government has provided the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) with $652,000 for 161 critical trade seats to reduce wait times for students…

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  • The Vancouver International Bhangra Celebration Society Benefits from Funding

    BURNABY – Burnaby North MLA Richard T. Lee congratulated the Vancouver International Bhangra Celebration Society which applied successfully for recent BC Arts Council funding of…

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  • Burnaby Sports Events Benefit From Hosting BC Grants

    BURNABY – The Government of British Columbia is providing $4,500 through the Hosting BC program to support two upcoming sports events in Burnaby. Funded events…

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  • Burnaby Benefits from SCIF Grants

    BURNABY – Burnaby is receiving Strategic Community Investment Fund grants worth $960,117. Funding is coming from the Traffic Fine Revenue Sharing Program, and is part…

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  • SFU Received Canada-British Columbia Job Fund

    BURNABY – Simon Fraser University (SFU) has received $159,835 from the Canada-British Columbia Job Fund to support its 17-week course on training and certification for…

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  • Brian McCalder Wins at the 2015 Athlete of the Year Awards

    BURNABY – Brian McCalder, President of BC Athletes from Burnaby, has won the Darryl Thompson Award at the 2015 Sport BC Athlete of the Year…

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