The Globe and Mail: B.C. drops plans to turn Maple Ridge motel into homeless shelter

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March 30, 2016 | Mike Hager

Quoted from the article:

NDP MLA David Eby, opposition critic for housing, said the public is increasingly aware that not funding stable services for the province’s most vulnerable inevitably leads to tent cities, which costs much more of taxpayers’ money. Plus, he said people are concerned about the quality of life for people living outside in communities across the province.

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http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/british-columbia/bc-drops-plans-to-turn-maple-ridge-motel-into-homeless-shelter/article29427894/