This is a great article by Craig McInnes of the Vancouver Sun. In it, he questions the veracity of claims that provincial public debt has been reduced. In reality it is simply being replaced with other payment obligations such as those contained in P3 arrangements. To read it click here .
This discussion paper by Joan Axford, Secretary-Treasurer of SD 63, gives a good overview of the TILMA and its potential impact on boards of education in BC. It raises a number of important questions including: How will the TILMA’s purchasing thresholds affect boards of education? What will the costs of using electronic tendering systems be? READ MORE