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B.C. communities want Canada goose kill permits

B.C. communities want Canada goose kill permits

Communities are again seeking federal and provincial permission to kill Canada geese that are fouling beaches and parks
B.C. pulling ahead on LNG, Clark says

B.C. pulling ahead on LNG, Clark says

Premier pitches benefits for communities, says B.C. gas export projects are well ahead of U.S. competitors

B.C. Municipalities conference

The Union of BC Municipalities conference (UBCM) kicked off on Monday, September 16 which means four busy days for Vanderhoof's councillors.
B.C. Municipalities: Local politicians support four-year terms

B.C. Municipalities: Local politicians support four-year terms

UBCM convention backs longer terms to match up with provincial elections, an issue that pits rural and urban communities
Recycling program rejected

Recycling program rejected

The District of Vanderhoof rejected the provinces Incentive program offered by Multi-Material BC for curbside recyclables collection.
Vanderhoof watershed area

Vanderhoof watershed area

A number of problems plague the Vanderhoof watershed which in turn affects the whole community.
Scooter regulation plan runs out of juice

Scooter regulation plan runs out of juice

A bid by the town of Sidney to regulate the use of mobility scooters on sidewalks has been rejected by UBCM delegates
UBCM calls on province for revenue sharing

UBCM calls on province for revenue sharing

B.C. cities have endorsed a call for the province to share some of its revenues – not now but during a provincial boom
Adrian Dix resigns, will lead B.C. NDP until next year

Adrian Dix resigns, will lead B.C. NDP until next year

Adrian Dix announced Wednesday he intends to stay on as B.C. NDP leader until next year when a successor can be chosen
Richmond MLA John Yap questions booze sales in grocery stores

Richmond MLA John Yap questions booze sales in grocery stores

The B.C. government's consultation on liquor reform has begun with a debate about allowing alcoholic beverage sales in grocery stores.