Suzuki and Grand Chief Phillip supporting Rocky Mountain Fort protestors

first_imgVANCOUVER, B.C. – David Suzuki and Grand Chief Stewart Phillip will once again throw their support behind protestors at the Rocky Mountain Fort near the Site C construction project.Suzuki and Grand Chief Phillip will be in Vancouver Monday to support protestors who face a court injunction filed against them by B.C. Hydro.B.C. Hydro left a notice at the camp on Dec. 31, telling the protesters they had 24 hours to leave. The protesters stayed in place.- Advertisement -Hydro’s civil claim accused the protesters of deliberately preventing clearing work — due to be completed by the end of March 2016 — from getting done.Supporters have also called for a halt in all construction activity until the Auditor General has reviewed the recommendations and projections provided by BC Hydro and until it is evaluated by the BC Utilities Commission.The latest court case comes as Hydro ramps up construction with job fairs all over Northeast B.C. Thousands turned out for the job Fairs in Tumbler Ridge, Chetwynd, Dawson Creek and Fort St. John.Advertisementlast_img

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