Transit Police officer testifies at inquest into Lucía Vega Jiménez’s hanging death.
Lucía Vega Jiménez died nine months ago awaiting deportation at a Vancouver airport.
inside the Ministry of Environment itself — the department tasked with overseeing non-mining dams in the province — a 2010 memorandum suggests that reduced staffing for dam inspection more broadly was flagged as a concern by senior officials, alongside suggestions that inspections lacked consistency.
‘There won’t be any more Disneyland trips,’ says new head of beleaguered nonprofit.
The push to have Canadian oil meet Asian market demand has grown massively since Calgary-based Enbridge Inc. conceived of the Northern Gateway pipeline to the West Coast more than a decade ago. But as the company’s CEO told reporters yesterday, so has the “passion and emotion around this project.”
With the federal government’s approval of Enbridge’s Northern Gateway pipeline this afternoon, First Nations across the province say they’re ready for the battle of a generation.
Policy would let municipal agencies refuse to give info about ‘illegals’ to immigration authorities.
B.C. Premier Christy Clark speaks at a major LNG conference in Vancouver | Photo published in The Tyee | May 23, 2014
Among the 468 people rejected outright from participating in the National Energy Board’s Kinder Morgan pipeline hearings next year, one professional planner is calling the process “Kafkaesque” — and now questions its legitimacy altogether.
Public hearings for TransMountain’s oilsands pipeline expansion begin next January.