Category Archives: Climate Change

Common Goals with Alberni First – But Fiercely Independent.

If you are reading this post then you no doubt already know that Port Alberni’s Municipal politics scene got a bit of a shakeup last week with the announcement of a new Electoral Association calling itself Alberni First. James Edwards, … Continue reading

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POLL: How do we cross Roger Creek?

As you all likely know by now the debate about the “10th Avenue Crossing” is back on! Well, how about a Poll! You can vote to the right. —->>> The latest development is a plan put forward by a knowledgeable … Continue reading

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Jobs Jobs Jobs – And “Jobs” vs. “Green”

Jobs. People have often asked me questions like “Chris, you’re for the environment, but what about jobs?  Will environment always come before creating jobs?” I don’t see the two as mutually exclusive.  There are a myriad of ways to create jobs, … Continue reading

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Car Sharing – Bike Delivery – Climate Savvy City

If you were tuned into the news at all yesterday you will have seen mention of the US Governments release of its third National Climate Assessment. The conclusions were stark and made clear that Climate Change is upon us in … Continue reading

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Ding Dong, Is Raven Coal Dead? Maybe not.

Amongst other big announcements yesterday ( ) there was one from the company that has been proposing to ship coal through Port Alberni for a good chunk of the last decade. Compliance Energy Corporation, parent company of Compliance Coal Corporation, … Continue reading

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