Forestry workers waiting for more details after $69M BC Government funding announcement

(Image Credit: CFJC Today)

Industry News

KAMLOOPS — Forestry workers are cautiously optimistic after the provincial government announced $69 million in funding to support forestry workers affected by permanent and indefinite mill closures.

Following yesterday’s (Sept. 17) announcement, United Steelworkers Local 1-417 President Marty Gibbons says forestry workers are waiting with bated breath to hear more details around who this will actually benefit.


Source: CFJC Today


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