Current Public Engagements

B.C. government has put a concerted emphasis on involving British Columbians in the programs, policies and services that directly affect their lives. As a result the Citizen Engagement Team was formalized within Government Communications and Public Engagement to help ministries create engagement …

Statement on the passing of Chief Andy Thomas

Our community lost a great leader when Esquimalt Nation Chief Andrew Thomas, whose traditional name was Seenupin, died unexpectedly over this past weekend. For 47 years, he was Hereditary Chief through his great-great-great-grandfather, Sisunuq. He was known as Chief Andy, …

April is #BCWine Month!

The B.C. Government is celebrating April as #BCWine Month to thank the individuals who have contributed to making the BC wine industry a success. The British Columbians who work in B.C.’s wine industry are our neighbours and our friends. The …

Update on Speculation Tax

Further details have been released in regards to the Speculation Tax. For full press release go to here. Rates: A rate design that will see British Columbians who are subject to the tax, paying lower rates than owners from outside …

Current Public Engagements

B.C. government has put a concerted emphasis on involving British Columbians in the programs, policies and services that directly affect their lives. As a result the Citizen Engagement Team was formalized within Government Communications and Public Engagement to help ministries create engagement …

March MLA Update

Leading the way in the digital age Congratulations to First Nations Technology Council and Royal Roads University on their new partnership. This agreement will ensure Indigenous innovators can access the tools and training to lead the way in the digital age. Updating municipal councils …

Royal Bay School Expansion

I am proud to be part of a government that is investing in growing communities. Construction will begin this September on a 600-seat expansion at Royal Bay Secondary that will add 21 new classrooms and a small gymnasium. The addition is expected to …