Sheila Malcolmson and Alistair MacGregor will hold meeting on Sept. 1

Sheila Malcolmson and Alistair MacGregor will hold meeting on Sept. 1

MPs to hold town hall meeting on derelict vessels

Alistair MacGregor and and Sheila Malcolmson will host a town hall meeting on Sept. 1

Alistair MacGregor, MP for Cowichan-Malahat-Langford, and Sheila Malcolmson, MP for Nanaimo-Ladysmith, will host a town hall meeting on abandoned vessels and protecting our coasts.

There are hundreds of abandoned vessels along B.C.’s coasts, including Cowichan Bay, that pose serious risks to the environment and economy of coastal communities and the MPs are looking for public input on how they should be dealt with.

The town hall meeting will be held on Sept. 1 at Oceanfront Suites at Cowichan Bay, 1681 Cowichan Bay Rd., beginning at 6 p.m.