Polling released! Kootenay-Columbia is a tight race

Leadnow has released new polling for the new Kootenay-Columbia riding. The polling shows a dead heat between Stetski, NDP and Wilks, Conservative.  See polling for South Okanagan-West Kootenay. Q. If the federal election were held tomorrow, which one of the following parties would you vote for here in the riding of Kootenay-Columbia? Q. Even though you are undecided, is there a party’s…

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Let’s make climate action a priority for BC in 2016

Here’s a great opportunity to support getting climate action higher on the BC government’s priorities and stand up for your community's future. In person BC budget consultations are happening in Castlegar (Sept 16) and Cranbrook (Oct 7) – these are open opportunities for citizens to make presentations/statements on what budget priorities should be. Also an opportunity to emphasize the importance…

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CBT Hosts Workshops on Future Environmental Plans

As the Executive Director of West Kootenay EcoSociety, I am participating in the Columbia Basin Trust's Environmental Strategic Plan Advisory Group. The Trust will hold a number of workshops to collect information from basin residents - particularly those concerned with environmental issues - to determine how the Trust can best serve the basin. I strongly urge you to participate in this process.…

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