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Letter of the Week: Liberals have lost balance in their B.C. parks policy

Our provincial parks system was developed through decades of land and resource-use planning with public input.

The governance model that evolved had the objective of striking some balance beyond meeting short-term economic interests to also provide a multitude of long-term public benefits in the fish, wildlife, tourism, recreation, air and water sectors. 250 more words


Editorial: Is it the Restriction of Information Act?

Yesterday’s Canadian Press report into the provincial government’s freedom-of-information performance made for depressing reading.

CP’s investigation found that the Christy Clark government claimed there were no records to FOI requests 20 per cent of the time in the first three fiscal quarters of 2013. 204 more words


Tim Louis: B.C. citizens need more democracy — not less

The provincial government announced in late February that it planned to introduce legislation that would extend municipal electoral terms to four years from the current three. 498 more words