Tag: sfpr

Vaughn Palmer: On mega-projects, not much balance in B.C. Liberal claims of ‘on budget’

I was happy to see Vaughn Palmers column today, because his readership far exceeds mine and this story really needs to be read by all British Columbians. He also gives a tip of the hat to a December 21st blog post I did right…

BC Liberals pat themselves on the back over SFPR ‘highway’ opening a year late and $464 million over budget

I’ll give the BC Liberals this: they sure know how to crank out a photo-op and they know how to spin a deuce into silk and make it look like they invented it. Case in point, the grand opening the of much heralded… and criticized… South…

” Circumstances do not make the man… they reveal him.” ~ James Allen, former defence minister of New Zealand

They say a picture is worth a thousand words.. what does this one tell you?  ( And a reminder to scroll down and read the HST agreements that the government would rather you not see, and how far they would go to prevent that…

Government fails on every level with South Fraser Perimeter Road. ** UPDATED JULY 22nd. – see below.

Fantastic to see this story on CTV last night about the SFPR, one I urge everyone to take a look at. http://www.ctvbc.ctv.ca/servlet/an/local/CTVNews/20110719/bc_road_fraser_river_110719/20110719/?hub=BritishColumbiaHome#.Tib84_61lPQ.email  The government has failed on so many levels here, I don’t even know where to begin. Oh yes, with these two oldies…