Is Delta ten times more important than Prince Rupert?

The recent announcement that the Port of Prince Rupert is set to begin the environmental study work required to move the prospect of Phase Two of Fairview on to the next level has been greeted locally as a positive sign in trouble economic times.

But it’s a recent announcement out of Victoria about the development of the Delta port that seems to be creating the most buzz, not all of it complimentary to the government of Gordon Campbell and raises the idea that pure politics may be trumping sensible financial decisions.

The Tyee posted an article on line Monday, which takes a long hard look at the financial acumen of the Campbell Liberals and finds that the Premier and his team have come up a little short in the common sense department…

(from  the blog a town called podunk, click on the link below to see the entire article … 7171565250 )-