Indeed, with the revelations brought forward by Vicky Huntington and other dedicated researchers on the ALR land being optioned in Delta...there has been increasing attention around several older posts of mine. You can find them all here under the BEST OF page, under the Falcon's Follies series... which leads into another series about Shadow tolls on the Sea … Continue reading Back by popular demand: Falcon’s follies ~ Gateway,SFPR and the Railgate connection.
From the Fraser Surrey Docks press release: Fraser Surrey Docks was a fitting background for the official launch of the South Fraser Perimeter Road (SFPR)project on Monday, January 12th 2009, which was attended by Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Premier Gordon Campbell along with the provincial Minister of Transportation & Investment, Kevin Falcon, and federal … Continue reading “The incestuous relationship between government and big business thrives in the dark.” ~Jack Anderson
Please meet a fellow writer and new friend of mine, Debbie McBride. Debbie and I were only recently introduced by a mutual friend, and quickly learned we have a heck of a lot in common. Like telling the truth about what is happening in Delta. From the Delta Free Press : South Fraser Perimeter Road … Continue reading ” The shadow plan to industrialize what is left of arable farmland in Delta is very real… and it needs to be exposed.”
In my previous post I stated that the Gateway initiative and the construction of the SFPR, were crucial to opening up land development south of the Fraser. The new mandate given to BC Rail by former transportation minister Kevin Falcon is certainly assisting this venture. There have been numerous land deals that have taken place since 2005 that are worthy of a second look - land … Continue reading Falcon’s Follies: Part 2.
To update my earlier post : If you missed the live broadcast today, you can listen to the podcast at the following link: http://guygentner.ca/podcasts/p3s-partnership-bc-sea-sky-hwy-south-fraser-perimeter-road-railgate-and-more The broadcast will begin automatically on the above page -please ensure your speakers are ready. Guy Gentner is the NDP MLA for Delta North, and you read more about his work … Continue reading Update to ” Practical politics consists of ignoring facts.” ~ Henry Adams :
It's time to set the stage for the one of two stories I have been working on, and re-post an article from December regarding Kevin Falcon and the Gateway project. It clearly shows the relationship between Falcon, Campbell and the federal Conservatives, ( nothing new about this to most political junkies, but I still find it remarkable … Continue reading Prelude to coming post : ” Just the facts.”
" No, really, it wasn't actually my idea at all! Falcon and his Tory friends came up with the whole Gateway thing right after I appointed him! " " He, he, he... I did, didn't I? And everyone though that was your baby... he, he, he..." One wonders when looking at Campbell and Falcon, if … Continue reading Is this Falcon really a new generation in leadership…or just another opportunistic crow? The SFPR and Gateway unplugged.