Author Archives: George P.R. Benson

Fighting for Justice in Transit: Why You Should Vote Yes in the Transit Referendum

Filed under Vancouver Politics   ·   March 2nd, 2015   ·   1 comment

The Metro Vancouver referendum on whether or not to raise the PST by 0.5% to fund transit investments is not going well. Hijacked by activists from the Canadian Taxpayers Federation, youth, seniors, low-income people, and other major transit-user demographics have been left out, forgotten, or actively rebuffed from the conversation around transit. The proposal, created […]