Open fire prohibition expanded to First Nations area
Effective at noon on Monday, April 23, 2018, Category 3 open fires were prohibited throughout the Cariboo Fire Centre and within the Tsilhqot’in (Xeni Gwet’in) Declared Title Area.
Statement from Premier Horgan on violent incident in Toronto
Premier John Horgan has issued the following statement in response to a violent incident in Toronto, where nine people were killed and at least 16 people were injured:
Northwest Community College renamed Coast Mountain College
Northwest Community College has received approval to change its name to Coast Mountain College, effective June 18, 2018.
Prescribed burn scheduled for Cherry Creek area
The Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development plans to conduct a 180-hectare prescribed burn on Crown land, near Cherry Creek, to restore the area’s ecosystem, and reduce wildfire risks for nearby communities.
Introduction of miscellaneous bill
The Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2018, was introduced in the legislature today, Apr. 23, 2018, by Attorney General David Eby.
Legislation introduced to modernize class actions
Government is tabling amendments to the Class Proceedings Act that, if approved by the legislature, will clarify and improve the processes for class proceedings involving both residents and non-residents of British Columbia.