BC Rural Dividend grant supports historic Barkerville
The Barkerville Heritage Trust will be able to provide on-site housing to seasonal Barkerville Historic Town and Park staff, thanks to a $500,000 grant from the Province.
Rural Dividend grant provides boost to Cariboo Regional District
The Cariboo Regional District’s animal housing facility in Alex Fraser Park will be upgraded, thanks to a $500,000 grant from the Province.
Province celebrates new French teacher education students and expands training efforts
Relief is in sight for parents who want to enrol their children in French language programs, thanks to the 37 additional French teacher training spaces filled this year and an investment in new spaces.
Premier’s statement on Yom Kippur
Premier John Horgan has issued the following statement in honour of Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement, which is one of the holiest days in the Jewish calendar:
Resurfacing project to benefit Highway 19 travellers
Twenty-three kilometres of Highway 19 will be resurfaced using hot-in-place recycle paving to keep the route in top condition for people travelling on the Inland Island Highway between Parksville and Courtenay.
More burning prohibitions rescinded in southeast B.C.
Effective at noon (Pacific time) on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, Category 2 open fires will once again be permitted throughout the Southeast Fire Centre’s jurisdiction.