Mayor Pond shares the talking points of the UBCM

It’s been a week since his return from the political group hug known as UBCM, where local politicians from across BC rub shoulders and bend ears with provincial politicians. And in Monday’s Daily News, Mayor Herb Pond offered up a review of a couple of the discussion topics that Prince Rupert’s delegation presented in Penticton.

The Mayor outlined their concerns regarding the Sacred headwaters debate and the increasingly topical issue of poverty and homelessness, the paper highlighted his talking points as their front page, headline story in Monday’s paper…

(from  the blog a town called podunk, click on the link below to see the entire article … 1358127917 )-