Construction on Site C dam still hasn’t begun.  Area First Nations are still working on required consultation agreements with BC Hydro before any permits are reviewed.

“Marvin Yahey, the chief of the Blueberry River First Nation, said his community and members of the neighbouring Doig River First Nation are not even ready to start looking at the permits. “We still do not have a consultation process,” he said. “We still have not had a full technical briefing from the government on the first group of permits they plan to issue.”

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