British Columbia’s lowest-paid workers will earn a $15-an-hour minimum wage by June 2021, Premier John Horgan announced today, endorsing the recommendations of the Fair Wages Commission. The next wage increase, on June 1, 2018, will benefit 94,000 minimum-wage earners, while …
From Burnaby Mountain in the North, to 10th Avenue-Cariboo in the South and West from North Road to East of Kensington, if you live in Burnaby-Lougheed, I’m your provincial government representative. Our community office is here to support local residents whether it be through answering a question, providing free services, attending a community event, or advocating for your rights.
I believe that together we can build a community and a movement that makes Burnaby-Lougheed and all of BC a better place to live, learn and explore. I’m here to support and empower local residents to make the positive change they want to see in our community.
Please don’t hesitate to stop by my office, or contact us if there’s any question you have.
Hon. Katrina Chen, MLA Burnaby-LougheedLearn More
As of January 1, 2018 the government has reduced MSP premiums by 50%, reversing the many increases of the past decades. The thresholds for premium assistance have also been adjusted so more British Columbians won’t have to pay at all. …