News Item: Premier Christy Clark has long said, for Northern Gateway and other pipeline projects to be accepted by her government, it would need to meet five conditions, including world-class marine and pipeline safety regimes to address oil spills.
“The announcements…by the federal government in our opinion represent very good steps in the right direction, in terms of developing world class spill preparedness and response guidelines.”
“We compliment the federal government for the announcement.”
“This is largely very congruent with a lot of the conditions that we have laid out, previously with respect to pipeline development,” said Stone.
Walter Neufeld is known for his advocacy work as president of the FVRD Citizens Association and his work against the gravel industry lobby.
He also founded a group called ‘Men on Roofs’. The full name of the group is ‘Men on Roofs ask Canadian politicians to stop filching our democracy’ and they are sponsoring a series of politically charged images aimed at Canadian politicians.
Today Media regularly publishes his satirical vignettes.
Walter’s latest project is a group called ‘woMen on Roofs – Fools in office’
*Walter Neufeld was born and raised in Abbotsford. He manages a development company operating in BC and in Alberta. Walter has been a critic of the provincial government’s dysfunctional Mines Act for about 12 years. Neufeld is the president of the Fraser Valley Regional District Citizens Association (FVRDCA). Most recently, he’s critiqued both Honourable Randy Hawes and the gravel industries Aggregate Pilot Project which he believes to be a harmful private production document .