Farm classification 'loophole' to be plugged

!Mayor Sharon Gaetz says some may not have realized that the situation, with livestock on a Chilliwack industrial site, meant that the rest of the taxpayers would be paying for the brunt of
  • posted Oct 1, 2014 at 10:00 AM

The UBCM will now ask the province to amend the Assessment Act so that land could not be “reclassified” for farm use without conditions

News

Fraser hospitals screening for ebola, will isolate any victims in Surrey

  • posted Oct 1, 2014 at 4:00 PM

Several suspect cases ruled out so far, but officials think virus likely to arrive in B.C.

Business

Opposition strong to expanded farmland uses

  • posted Oct 1, 2014 at 2:00 PM

The popular ideas for Agricultural Land Reserve changes were to allow breweries and distilleries, as well as leasing farms

Opinion

Is CUPE running your city hall?

  • posted Oct 1, 2014 at 1:00 PM

Premier Christy Clark forced municipal employee wage increases onto the agenda of the annual UBCM convention

Entertainment

Leela Gilday brings raw honesty to Harrison show Saturday

  • posted Oct 1, 2014 at 11:00 AM

The Dene artist is flying herself and her band here from Yellowknife, Winnipeg, and Ottawa, just for the Harrison show.

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