Climate action plan deadline extended

West Shore residents, others invited to offer up suggestions on province's plan

The government has extended its deadline for written submissions for any individuals or organizations wishing to offer input on B.C.’s new climate action plan.

This extension came in response to requests from many groups wanting additional time to prepare more comprehensive submissions.

The new deadline for these submissions is Sept. 14, but the deadline for completing the online survey remains Aug. 17. The province launched the 30-day public consultation period last month for the development of a new Climate Leadership Plan. The government plans to release a draft in December so the public can comment on specific policies and actions proposed.

The discussion paper and survey are available at engage.gov.bc.ca/climateleadership.

katie@goldstreamnewsgazette.com

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