Gas hike greedy

We are going through a pandemic, which has hurt a lot people in the pocket book and we wake up one morning to discover our gas prices have take a sky-rocketing jump from 115.9 to 129.9 per litre, a jump of 14 cents per litre.

In the past year, when the gas prices took a jump upward, the powers that be would tell us that the hikes were due to demand. Since restrictions due to the pandemic and a reduction in vehicular, air and sea level, what is the reason for the hike this time? Greed.

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Shouldn’t our government be looking into this ridiculous increase? Perhaps our city council should be putting pressure on higher government on this matter.

John Broderick

Prince George

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