By Abnor. It’s been whispered in a number of ears that BC Liberal cabinet minister Rich Coleman (who is responsible for both BC Housing and BC Hydro) is so pissed at Mayor Bruce Banman for thumbing his nose at Coleman’s offer of $15.3 million in long term funding for a low barrier shelter in Abbotsford that, as long as Banman is mayor, Abbotsford is SOL on any help from any part of the provincial government for which Coleman is responsible.
If true this would seem to make Banman more than a lame duck at the end of his one-term disaster as Mayor but an albatross around the City’s neck if there are ever any hopes of having a useful, working relationship with the provincial government.
Interesting insights into both men if true and something voters will have to keep in mind if Banman seeks another disastrous term.
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Editor’s Note:Abnor joins us from time to time with a question or two about what he sees around him. He has plenty of time on his hands and he spends a great deal of his time wandering the streets of Abbotsford wondering about what he sees and hears. He’s a modern day hobo with a Blackberry.