Choked by our own ideals

I am not surprised by the unanimous decision city council set in moving forward on the pot issue.

However, watching Mayor Lyn Hall reiterate the question of how much do we get from the feds in transfer payments, I can't help but laugh out loud at this useless and backward attitude which has made P.G. miss some huge opportunities both before and immediately after legalization.

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We always seem to be choked by ideals saturated in small-town conservatism while feeding our egos on how international we are.

Kudos to our 'Johnny-come-lately' council. Now get out of that old-boy school sack and get up to speed.We are a university town. Make way for a product which has limitless applications where business is concerned.

D. Ouellette

Prince George

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