Greens call for cross examinations in Trans Mountain hearings

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Media Statement For Immediate Release April 17, 2014 Greens call on Government to Stand Up for BC on Kinder Morgan Pipeline Andrew Weaver, Deputy Leader of the BC Green Party and MLA for Oak Bay-Gordon Head, Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada and MP for Saanich-Gulf Islands, and Adam Olsen, Interim Leader Continue Reading →

Government rescinds Order in Council after angering BC First Nations

Media Statement FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Government rescinds Order in Council after angering BC First Nations Victoria, BC – The BC Green Party welcomes the Minister of Environment Mary Polak’s move to rescind Order in Council #185. The Order would have removed regulations requiring automatic environmental assessments for natural gas developments, ski resorts and year round Continue Reading →

Response to Les Leyne – Changes to ALR, parks long overdue

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I am assuming Les Leyne’s latest article Changes to ALR, parks long overdue (Times Colonist April 16, 2014) was attempting to add balance to what has been a very one-sided discussion. Until now the experts have agreed that the governments changes potentially to more harm than good. The Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR) and BC Parks Continue Reading →