Bookmark and Share

For unemployed, Northern Gateway pipeline offers hope

2012-12-05 08.24.59.jpg
Dakota MacDonald, 19, walks his little sister Layla MacMillan, 6, to school every morning. But he'd rather be working, and he thinks the Northern Gateway pipeline could offer that opportunity. (George Baker)

The City of Prince Rupert officially opposes Enbridge's Northern Gateway pipeline project, and many in the community are vocal opponents. But nineteen-year-old Dakota MacDonald is one of those who sees the project as an opportunity to get off unemployment and move into a career. Daybeak's George Baker brings us his story.

Download Flash Player to view this content.

To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). Pseudonyms will no longer be permitted.

By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses. Please note that CBC does not endorse the opinions expressed in comments. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.

Submission Policy

Note: The CBC does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comments, you acknowledge that CBC has the right to reproduce, broadcast and publicize those comments or any part thereof in any manner whatsoever. Please note that comments are moderated and published according to our submission guidelines.