MP ALISTAIR MACGREGOR INTRODUCES BILL TO ADDRESS FREIGHTER ANCHORAGES IN THE SALISH SEA
OTTAWA – Today, NDP MP Alistair MacGregor introduced a Private Member’s Bill, Bill C-250, to amend the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 to prohibit the anchoring of freighter vessels using coastal waters along the Southern Strait of Georgia. The bill is widely supported among local stakeholders including First Nations, local government, and community activist groups.
MP Alistair MacGregor Urges Federal Ministers to Make the Right Investment Decisions in Planning Canada's Post-COVID Economy
MP MacGregor addressed the following letter to Canada's Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and Canada's Minister of Rural Economic Development to stress the importance of a just and carbon-conscious post-COVID economic strategy.