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On The Coast | Dec 11, 2012 | 6:55

Lower Mainland dike upgrades to cost billions

A provincial government report says the lower mainland's network of dikes requires major upgrades. A cost predicted to be 9.5 billion dollars. MLA Guy Gentner of Delta North joins host Stephen Quinn.

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