Posts Tagged: government

Trans Mountain pipeline spill much larger than BC government first reported

Officials say a spill in B.C. from Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline two weeks ago was 48 times larger than initially reported. The Ministry of … Google Alert – tofino

Woodlands survivors to be given $10000 compensation by the BC government

The B.C. government will be compensating f ormer residents and survivors of the Woodlands institution, following years of sexual, physical and psychological abuse eventually leading to its closure. ....

BC government to increase access to MRI exams

The NDP government announced Tuesday that 37,000 more magnetic resonance imaging, or MRIs, will be done throughout the province by the end of March 2019, compared to the previous...

Federal government seeks public feedback on pedestrian safety

The federal government is looking for public feedback on a problem Rupertites are all too familiar with. On March 16, an online public survey was launched by the Ministry...

Federal government to review Canada Port Authorities

The federal government announced today that Transport Canada will reevaluate Canada's port system to ensure they're able to support new growth and trade opportunities. In an announcement at Deltaport...

BC government asks residents for feedback on oil spill prevention plans

British Columbia's government says it is moving to the next steps in defending provincial land and water from oil spills by getting public feedback on potential policies, even as...

BC boosts support for former youth in government care

The B.C. government says it's giving a financial break to young adults who have spent time in government care. Those young adults will now get more support for rent,...

Back to work: US government shutdown ends after Democrats relent

President Donald Trump signed a bill reopening the government late Monday, ending a 69-hour display of partisan dysfunction after Democrats reluctantly voted to temporarily pay for resumed operations. They...

Councillor and other local government officials tell of increasing harassment

Lake Cowichan town councillor Bob Day knows it sometimes takes a thick skin to be a politician. But Day, who is also vice-chairman of the Cowichan … Google Alert –...

VIDEO: Andrew Weaver calls for reform of local government

WATCH: BC Greens leader Andrew Weaver, MLA Oak Bay-Gordon Head speaks at the annual UBCM in Vancouver. http://ow.ly/j8dY30ftedw. Google Alert – tofino