NDP admits significant gaps in its school COVID safety plan

VICTORIA (March 3, 2021) – BC Liberal Education Critic Jackie Tegart is asking Education Minister Jennifer Whiteside why her government has continued to ignore calls from parents, teachers, and support staff for additional health and safety measures in schools, despite publicly admitting that her ministry has identified significant gaps in its COVID-19 safety plan for […]

Paton calls for return of non-food vendors to B.C. farmers’ markets

VICTORIA (March 3, 2021) – With B.C.’s farmers’ market season fast approaching, BC Liberal Agriculture Critic Ian Paton is urging the government to include non-food vendors at these popular events. Crafters and artisans who produce non-food items are not currently permitted to sell their wares at farmers’ markets due to current public health orders. While […]