Victoria Sewage

B.C. Taxpayers Feel Pain of Politicians Going Green

Jordan Bateman | Posted 02.16.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Jordan Bateman

Regional politicians seem more concerned than ever with looking green — all while sucking more green out of taxpayers' pockets. Whether it is the $783 million sewage treatment plant in Greater Victoria, the $450 million waste incinerator in Metro Vancouver or the $3 billion subway line to Vancouver's University of British Columbia campus, these projects are nowhere near as environmentally green as politicians claim them to be.

Victoria Byelection's Urgent Issue

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.22.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - The Victoria federal byelection has become a messy, smelly and often rancorous campaign with sewage treatment — specifically, Victoria's ...