Friends of Maple Pool counter Courtenay's claims

Apr 16, 2014 Full story: Courtenay Comox Valley Record

Council chants the mantra of flood risk: "Some have commented that the risk from flooding is low and is limited simply to 'wet feet'."

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Loraine Hudelson

Courtenay, Canada

#1 Apr 19, 2014
Maple Pool is a functioning community which if shut down will only add to the number of people who are completely homeless and living on the streets. Surely Council's responsibility is to support those who have found a place to call home instead of creating more homelessness in this Valley. In my opinion closing it is unconscionable. Better to spend the money being wasted on lawyers on finding ways to improve the flood protection in that area.

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