Protesting funding inequality

Telkwa Mayor Darcy Repen drove to Victoria last week with signs that read ‘Are you a second class British Columbian’

  • May. 10, 2017 3:00 p.m.
Telkwa Mayor Darcy Repen drove to Victoria last week with signs that read ‘Are you a second class British Columbian’ on his vehicle.

Telkwa Mayor Darcy Repen drove to Victoria last week with signs that read ‘Are you a second class British Columbian’ on his vehicle.

Telkwa Mayor Darcy Repen drove to Victoria last week with signs that read ‘Are you a second class British Columbian’ on his vehicle. Repen says there’s a “funding inequality” between B.C. communities. “The provincial government won’t even acknowledge the funding inequality, much less discuss it, so I’ve decided to take the discussion to them,” he said.