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  • PARENT ADVISORY COUNCILS RECEIVE $121,660

    PENTICTON – Schools in the Penticton, Peachland and Summerland areas will be receiving $121,660 as part of over  $11 million in B.C. government gaming grants…

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  • Additional residential care beds approved for Penticton

    PENTICTON – Interior Health’s Board of Directors has approved a significant investment in seniors’ care through a competitive bid process announced today for the development…

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  • Additional residential care beds approved for Penticton

    PENTICTON – Interior Health’s Board of Directors has approved a significant investment in seniors’ care through a competitive bid process announced today for the development…

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  • B.C. invests $4.8 million for green schools

    PENTICTON – Penticton Secondary school will become more energy efficient this year thanks to $125,000 in funding from the provincial Carbon Neutral Capital Program (CNCP),…

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Finance Committee Report

coat of armsAs Chair on the Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services, MLA Dan Ashton released the Report on the Budget 2015 Consultations.

Over 1,800 submissions by British Columbians from all regions were received by the committee and form the 58 recommendations that will go forward to the Government for review.

Please review the report on the Legislative Assembly Committees website here.

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Government news

  • Minister’s statement on Community Gaming Grants program audit

    Peter Fassbender, Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development, has issued the following statement in response to the release of the audit report on the Community Gaming Grants program by the Office of the Auditor General of British Columbia:

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  • Canada-B.C. partnership to train British Columbians for local jobs in Delta

    Up to 29 British Columbians in Delta are getting the training they need for jobs in their community, thanks to a federal-provincial partnership under the Canada-B.C. Job Fund Agreement.

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  • Aerial gypsy moth treatment planned in Saanich

    The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations has applied for a pesticide use permit to aerial-spray 186 hectares in Saanich with a spray approved for use on organic farms, to eradicate a growing population of gypsy moth and minimize the risk they pose to forests, farms, orchards and trees.

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  • Connecting newcomers to jobs

    Government is investing more than $630,000 to find new ways for refugees and immigrants to join British Columbia’s growing economy.

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