PCA Holds Successful Lobby Day in BC

Together with various PCA members and our labour partner CLAC, PCA had a very successful day meeting with senior government officials and the majority of BC Government caucus in a day-long government engagement effort on May 11.

Included in the discussions were Ministers Coleman, Bennett, Bond, Virk and Wilkinson, as well as over 30 caucus members, chiefs of staff and Deputy Ministers.

Topics of discussion focused on:

– Benefits and advantages of the Open Managed Site Model for Site C and LNG project

– Advocating for the review of open season legislation

– PCA members’ strong record in regards to training and developing apprentices

Included in the day was a press conference together with Ministers Bond and Bennett.  You can find the news release here.

The day was capped off with a strong showing from senior cabinet ministers, caucus members and staff at a Networking Reception.

Special thanks to Ledcor, Kiewit and JVDriver representative for their support and attendance on the day.

For more information, contact Darrel Reid, Associate VP, at 780-918-7800 or associatevp@pcac.ca or Mike Martens, Director of Public Affairs at 403-200-7598 or mmartens@pcac.ca.