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General News · 23rd September 2020
Manda Aufochs Gillespie
September 25th 1 to 3 p.m. on Folk U Radio in partnership with Cortes Currents host Manda Aufochs Gillespie asks What does it take to create affordable rentals on Cortes? Join on the radio at 89.5 FM or via the web at as guests Sandra Wood from the Housing Committee of the Seniors Society join in studio and Ian Scott from Ian Scott Planning Services contributes expertise on what it has taken to get the Seniors Village expansion project and to plan for additional affordable rentals in the Rainbow Ridge project.

What does it take to create rental options in rural communities? Is there a real need? What does it take to get BC Housing help in rural communities? Where are these projects currently in terms of design, build, funding and planning?

Please send questions ahead of time to or call in during the show at 250-935-0200.