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Our wild lands cover nearly a million square kilometres and have about 2,000 wildfires a year. Most are contained within 24 hours.

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Additional temporary shelter and housing coming to Greater Victoria

The Province will provide an additional 88 units of transitional housing and shelter, as well as 40 rent supplements for campers currently residing at the Victoria courthouse lawns.

The Province will provide an additional 88 units of transitional housing and shelter, as well as 40 rent supplements for campers currently residing at the Victoria courthouse lawns.

Friday, February 05, 2016

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