Burnaby

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Committee Contact

Meeting Information

  • Monthly: 2nd Tuesday, 6:15-8:15pm (no meeting in August)
  • Location: BCIT Burnaby Campus - Building SE12 Room 101Q, 3700 Willingdon Ave, Burnaby.

    See a map of the meeting location.

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  •  Wed. Sept. 19th- 7-8pm at Tommy Douglas Burnaby (7311 Kingsway Ave, Burnaby) 
  •  Tues. Oct. 23rd- 7-8pm at Lochdale Community School (6990 Aubrey St, Burnaby)

 

HUB Committee Calendar

 

Sunday Community Rides

July 15th- Burnaby Fraser Foreshore Park. Begins at the end of Byrne Road, Burnaby at 10am. Returns at 12noon.

August 26th- Coquitlam Dikes. Begins at the Gillnetter Pub (1864 Argue St), Port Coquitlam at 10am. Returns at 1pm.

September 16th- Begins at the corner of Victoria Drive at E Broadway, Vancouver at 10am. Returns at 1pm.

*Rides suitable for ages 12 and up. Please bring water and wear a helmet*

FortisBC Gasline Upgrades- Cycling Detours between Gilmore Ave and Holdom Ave

Route detour map, linked here. Further questions about how and where the FortisBC upgrades will impact cycling routes in Burnaby? Email burnaby@bikehub.ca or sign-up for updates from FortisBC here.

Current Priorities

  • Designate a HUB representative for the City of Burnaby Bicycle Advisory Group
  • Commitment to improve the cycling entries and exits from the Iron Workers' Memorial Bridge
  • Connecting Burnaby's four town centres with All Ages and Abilities bikeways
  • Gilmore Hwy 1 overpass bikeway
  • BC Parkway improvements between Patterson station and Royal Oak station
  • Douglas Road Lougheed Highway along Highway #1 Overpass to Deer Lake Parkway and Wayburne Drive
  • Boundary Road from Central Valley Greenway to Frances/Union bikeway
  • Completion of the multi-use path on the east side of Sprott Street (crossing Hwy 1) and a 1.5m cycle lane on the west side

Successes

  • New 3.5 metre wide pedestrian/cyclist multi-use path on the east side of Willingdon Avenue Overpass (crossing Hwy 1), and a new 1.5 metre wide on-road cycling lane along the west side (2014)
  • New 4 metre multi-use path on the west side of Kensington Avenue Overpass (crossing Hwy 1) and a 1.5m cycle lane on the east side (2014)
  • Plan to widen sidewalks and improve cycling access to Ironworkers Memorial Bridge (2013)
  • Participating in Movement for Health Day by planning a family bike ride at Burnaby Lake (2013)
  • HUB Burnaby committee honoured with an Environmental Award From the City of Burnaby (2012)
  • Assisted with the design of the Victory (2005), Cariboo (2005), Sea to River (2004), and Southeast Burnaby (2003) bike routes
  • Pushed for changes to Burnaby's Official Community Plan to better reflect needs of cyclists (2002)
  • Preservation of the Lougheed Highway bike lanes after construction of the Millennium SkyTrain line (2001)