Tag: Site C

A BC election during the pandemic? Sure why not – they keep building a dam with no foundation too.

If there is one thing we can all probably agree on, its that 2020 is pretty much a gongshow of things we never thought we would see, hear and in some cases, do. After a fairly slow start to summer, daily reported¬† cases in… Continue Reading “A BC election during the pandemic? Sure why not – they keep building a dam with no foundation too.”

Old Fort residents still denied answers and resolution after two years… and two separate slides.

A sad thing about Covid – now that we know more about it – is that its provided plenty of cover for other important issues that have gone unaddressed and largely ignored. The daily media pressers and updates continue to dominate BC news, most… Continue Reading “Old Fort residents still denied answers and resolution after two years… and two separate slides.”

BC Hydro/NDP use Covid delays to cover for the real story of Site C progress report: No foundation stability, no plan in sight to fix it, no final project cost and no in service date.

In the age old tradition used by politicians of every stripe who are forced to release bad news, the NDP waited until late Friday before the BC day long weekend to tell the public about the long overdue progress reports on the Site C… Continue Reading “BC Hydro/NDP use Covid delays to cover for the real story of Site C progress report: No foundation stability, no plan in sight to fix it, no final project cost and no in service date.”

LNG, Lobbyists & policy: Why big money is still a very big problem in BC politics.

Too often government responds to the whispers of lobbyists before the cries of the people. Andrew Cuomo Having been a firm critic of fracking and the pursuit of LNG in BC for many more years than the NDP have been in power, I can… Continue Reading “LNG, Lobbyists & policy: Why big money is still a very big problem in BC politics.”