First Nations leaders are vowing to occupy Premier Christy Clark’s constituency office until her government enacts a moratorium to stop the spread of treated human waste on private and public lands in B.C.’s Nicola Valley. […]
(April 15) Nicola Valley First Nation chiefs are occupying Premier Christy Clark’s West Kelowna constituency office in protest over the trucking of sewage sludge from the Central Okanagan to land near Merritt.
The five chiefs represent the Upper Nicola, Nooaitch, Lower Nicola, Shackan and Coldwater Indian bands.
Saturday marked day four of a protest at Premier Christy Clark’s constituency office in West Kelowna. The demonstration began last Wednesday when a handful of native chiefs from the Nicola Valley occupied the office to take a stand against bio-solid sewage waste being trucked from the Okanagan to land near Merritt.
On Saturday a rally was held outside Clark’s office…