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Government must at least try to act on forestry issues, MLA Clovechok says

By Carolyn Grant
The Kimberly Daily Bulletin
June 13, 2019
Category: Business & Politics
Region: Canada, Canada West

Doug Clovechok

Columbia River Revelstoke MLA Doug Clovechok says the situation with the forest industry is dire and government must step up and do something, or at least try to do something. …Clovechok says he doesn’t lay the blame for the current crisis at the feet of the NDP government, but he does expect them to try to address it. “You can’t lay this at the feet of the government. When you look at the entire situation, it’s a perfect storm. …The government didn’t create this but John Horgan is saying there’s nothing they can do.” Clovechok believes there are a number of things the province can do to begin addressing the problems in the forestry industry. He says the province should be reaching out to the federal government.

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