Budget 2020 keeps building a stronger B.C. for everyone

Budget 2020 moves British Columbia forward by building the infrastructure the growing province needs, supporting thousands of new jobs, strengthening investments in health and education and making life more affordable for everyone.“From new roads, hospitals, housing, schools and child care …

More affordable rental homes on the way for Victoria

People with low and middle incomes in Victoria will benefit from 130 new affordable rental homes in the downtown area. “Affordable housing projects like this are long overdue in Victoria and throughout British Columbia,” said Carole James, MLA for Victoria-Beacon …

New Victoria MRI ready to go

Year two of the B.C. Surgical and Diagnostic Imaging Strategy continues to move forward with the opening of a new magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) suite at Royal Jubilee Hospital (RJH). “Today, we are announcing the opening of the new 3T …

South Island Transportation Plan takes next step

A study to determine long-term solutions for getting people moving more efficiently throughout south Vancouver Island is underway. “I know people are frustrated with congestion and we want to find solutions that will get people moving,” said Claire Trevena, Minister of …

Funding supports Victoria Sexual Assault Centre

Government is providing funding to the Victoria Sexual Assault Centre (VSAC), so the organization can continue to provide its vitally needed services for survivors of sexualized violence. “The clinic at the Victoria Sexual Assault Centre is an invaluable resource for …