Gilmore Skytrain Area Development Open House
January 11, 2016
City of Burnaby is holding two drop-in Open Houses on Tuesday, January 12 to seek public feedback on the proposed development concept for the Gilmore Station portion of the Brentwood Town Centre Development.
If you bike in Burnaby and care about active transportation options for happier, healthier communities, come to one of the open houses tomorrow, and have your say about the proposed plans:
Burnaby City Hall Foyer
4949 Canada Way
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Commerce Court Lobby
4180 Lougheed Highway
5:30 to 8:30 PM
Background - Gilmore Station Area
Twenty years ago, the Gilmore Skytrain Station area was mostly commercial and industrial land with minimal residential development. Today, the the residential and commuter population is growing fast. Local, public input is needed to help make Brentwood Town Centre a bike-friendly and pedestrian-friendly, livable community.
Burnaby residents, commuters and visitors are encouraged to review the Gilmore Station Area plan, and provide feedback on transportation facilities infrastructure, especially all ages cycling and walking.
Planned development includes public realm enhancements and new public spaces, new connections to Lougheed Highway, Gilmore Skytrain integration, and options for new housing, retail and commercial space.
You can also submit your comments in writing on the City of Burnaby website.
Be Part of the HUB Burnaby Committee
The HUB Burnaby Committee is open to the public, and meets the second Tuesday of the month to discuss and support local cycling action, education and events in Burnaby. Join us - no experience necessary!
NEXT MEETING: January 12
BCIT Burnaby Campus
3700 Willingdon Ave
Building SE12, Room 101Q