Government to launch consultations on oil pipelines
Environment Minister Terry Lake says his government isn't trying to push any pipelines through, even though it's developing plans to respond to potential land based oil spills. Lake says he will begin face to face consultations in January with the oil and pipeline industries, and web based consultations with aboriginals, local governments and environmentalists.
New Public Works boss in Kamloops
The city of Kamloops has a new Director of Public Works and Sustainability. Tracy Kyle, takes over the position vacated by David Duckworth who became director of corporate and community services when Len Hrycan retired last month. Tracy Kyle comes from Abbotsford where she was the Director of Water and Solid Waste for the past five years.