Provincial Budget Telephone Town Hall Tonight for Northerners
Prince George, B.C. – Tonight’s the night for those interested in participating in provincial budget discussions.
Finance Minister Mike de Jong is holding a telephone town hall at 7 p.m. for residents in the central Interior and in northern, B.C.
Communities receiving calls include Prince George, Vanderhoof, Williams Lake, Terrace, Prince Rupert, Kitimat, Quesnel, Ashcroft, Chetwynd, Fort Nelson, Tumbler Ridge, Lillooet, Cache Creek, Ashcroft, Fort St. John and Dawson Creek.
Residents with landlines and those who have signed up online with their cell phone numbers will receive a call just before 7 p.m. to join the one-hour conversation.
The minister will take questions directly from callers and ask all those taking part to participate in a few poll questions that aim to get their priorities for the budget.
Those with cell phones wanting to join the call can register by clicking here.