Question of the Week | Sept. 13

Question of the Week | Sept. 13

Should the federal gov’t incentivize cell providers to increase coverage in northern rural B.C.?

BACKGROUND:

Northwestern health officials are in Whistler this week pushing the province for better cell and broadband service in the region.


Directors of the North West Regional Hospital District say better service to eliminate dead zones is crucial for the safety and health of residents and travellers. They either want the province to build the infrastructure or provide incentives for service providers, but should the federal government step in?

FULL STORY: Better northwestern B.C. cell service wanted