B.C. wildfire evacuees celebrate 50th wedding anniversary in Williams Lake Walmart parking lot. The wildfires in British Colombia didn't stop one couple from celebrating their 50th anniversary. Even though they were evacuated from their home, the couple met with friends at a Walmart parking lot and commemorated their special day in a trailer. #Walmart #WilliamsLake #BritishColumbia
Near 100 Mile House, the Gustafsen fire is burning into its third day. 3200 hectares have been scorched and people have been forced out in nearby 103 Mile, 105 Mile House and 108 Mile Ranch. #Fire #Gustafsen #BCwildfires #BritishColumbia
The Province was set to break ground on the new $3.5 billion dollar Massey Bridge project today but opponents had other plans. The 10 lane span is meant to address traffic congestion. Critics though claim it's a waste of money. Jordan Armstrong reports.
Vancouver Mayor and Mayors' Council Chair Gregor Robertson is maintaining his position against the Massey Tunnel replacement.
“The Pattullo Bridge replacement is certainly first and foremost our top priority for bridges,” said Robertson.
“I think it can be a much quicker improvement and investment with an additional tunnel there versus a gigantic bridge.”