Heli-logging expanding to manage Douglas fir beetles
The Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development is currently conducting helicopter-logging operations in the Williams Lake area to minimize the spread of Douglas fir beetles on Crown land.
Throne speech outlines a clear path to make life more affordable
Historic investments in housing and child care are at the heart of the speech from the throne, which focused on making life more affordable, creating more opportunity for people and a brighter future for British Columbia.
More than 180 free Family Day events happening throughout B.C.
British Columbians around the province have been enjoying free family-friendly activities this weekend thanks to provincial funding for Family Day events.
Statement from Premier Horgan on Family Day
Premier John Horgan has issued the following statement commemorating Family Day in British Columbia:
$20 million to support community-driven solutions to overdose emergency
The Province of B.C. will provide the First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) with $20 million over three years to support First Nations communities and Indigenous Peoples to address the ongoing impacts of the overdose public-health emergency.
New homes for vulnerable people in Richmond
The Province is partnering with the City of Richmond to build 40 new homes with 24/7 support services to address the immediate needs of people in the community struggling to find a stable place to live.