Burnaby mayor makes plans to block development of new prison planned by BC Liberals

See the full story on  the CBC  site: http://www.cbc.ca/canada/british-columbia/story/2009/03/23/bc-burnaby-prison-rezoning.html  Thanks to a frequent reader who submitted this today with a link for my Burnaby  readers to show their  support of the effort to stop the planned prison in Burnaby: http://www.noburnabyprison.ca/whatCanYouDo.html PUBLIC HEARING TONIGHT- PLEASE ATTEND AND EXPRESS YOUR VIEWS AND CONCERNS March 24, 2009, 7:30 … Continue reading Burnaby mayor makes plans to block development of new prison planned by BC Liberals

Don’t judge a man until you’ve walked a mile in his shoes.

  “While there are some concerns about safety after dark in the city as a whole, most people feel quite safe in their own neighbourhoods. “ - Surrey Mayor Dianne Watts responding to a 2007 Crime Survey in which 71% of respondents said they don't feel safe at night.  Diane Watts believes it’s a case of … Continue reading Don’t judge a man until you’ve walked a mile in his shoes.