Cowichan Conversations: CVRD Director Loren Duncan Lives On The River

Richard Hughes-Political Blogger   There has been controversy over Cowichan Lake and River water levels,  use and impacts for many decades and many of us including myself do not have a full and clear overall  understanding of the issues swirling around the Cowichan River weir and its impacts. Oh I  get the basics I suppose, ...

Cowichan Conversations: North Cowichan Budgeting Should Be Participatory

Rob Douglas is a Cowichan Valley activist very instrumental in organizing a series of meetings regarding Cooperatives in the Valley. Here is his latest column written for the Cowichan News Leader and reproduced here with his permission. Participatory Democracy has been practiced in many areas throughout the world and was the foundation of the Rossland ...