Improved high-speed internet is on the way for 26 communities in the Kootenays, bringing people opportunities to learn, connect and better expand their businesses.
High-speed internet access helps B.C.’s local businesses grow into new markets, cut operating costs and reduce their environmental impacts by using technology.
Improved connectivity due to updates to the Local Government Act will provide more options for people living in rural and remote areas to connect with friends and family, purchase goods or services, access health services, expand their business or even telecommute.
Jinny Sims, Minister of Citizens’ Services, and Adrian Dix, Minister of Health, have issued the following statement in recognition of Green Shirt Day and Humboldt Broncos defenceman Logan Boulet’s legacy inspiring people throughout Canada to register as organ donors:
New legislative changes improve transparency and accountability for British Columbians, making government’s requirement to record key decisions law.
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