Healthy watersheds are critical for the long-term health and well-being of communities across the province in the face of climate events. Reconciliation and collaboration with Indigenous peoples is central to this work and government is partnering with Indigenous organizations to build …
Building a Stronger BC
While this past year has presented many challenges for all British Columbians, our government has taken historic steps to invest in people and the services we all count on: Pandemic Supports Helping more than 2.7 million British Columbians with the …
Grants focus on community safety: apply now
Organizations throughout the province working on community safety initiatives are invited to apply to the 2021-22 Civil Forfeiture Crime Prevention and Remediation grant program. Details of the grant program’s submission process, which is open from October 13 to November 24, …
Skills training will help people in Burnaby get back to work
BURNABY – New Democrat MLAs Janet Routledge, Anne Kang, Katrina Chen, and Raj Chouhan say people whose jobs were affected by COVID-19, and those in vulnerable or underrepresented groups, will be able to access new training and job opportunities to find …
Every day, people and businesses across BC are working hard to fight the virus and get life back on track. And your government is working with you. BC is providing more supports per capita for people and businesses than any …
Following through on our commitments to people: The first 10 weeks of John Horgan’s B.C. New Democrat government
Premier John Horgan and the New Democrat government have been working hard for people. After 16 years of a B.C. Liberal government that only cared about their wealthy friends and supporters, it’s going to take time to fix the problems they created. But the New Democrat government is taking strong first steps to make life better for British Columbians.
John Horgan and your New Democrat government – Hard at work building a better BC
Since July 18, when Premier Horgan and his cabinet were sworn in, the new B.C. government has been working to make life more affordable for British Columbians, create good jobs and opportunities across our great province, and restore and strengthen important services.
Statement on new government from premier-designate John Horgan
“Today, British Columbia got a new government that will work every single day to make life better for people.
New Democrat Opposition Caucus proposes solutions to housing affordability crisis
VICTORIA – While the B.C. Liberal government continues to neglect young families who can’t afford to buy a home, New Democrats have introduced two measures that would start to address the housing crisis head on.
“If you work hard, you should be able to afford a reasonable place to live and raise a family,” said B.C. New Democrat leader John Horgan. “At an Emergency Housing Town Hall meeting in Vancouver Wednesday, I heard from a packed room full of hundreds of people who feel like their government doesn’t care about the impact the housing crisis is having on their families and the communities they love.”