Preliminary calculations for ballots cast in Saturday’s municipal election show that only 29.51% of eligible voters cast ballots. The municipality of Greenwood had the highest voter turnout at 69.84% and Chilliwack had the lowest with 17.50 %. Read more at CivicInfo BC.
When governments privatize they do so with the hopes of saving money, but it seems very few privatized endeavors help to balance budgets, in fact governments often wind up paying more. An article in Alternet outlines 5 privatization nightmares. Read more here.