2010 Games and civil liberties

This story on the BC Civil Liberties Association challenge to the city’s 2010 Games bylaws arrived in councillors’ inboxes last week just a few minutes before this fact sheet and this letter from VPD Deputy Chief Steve Sweeney outlining how his force proposes to ensure longstanding events like the Women’s Memorial March can continue during the Games period.

Bottom line: VPD and city staff and working to ensure the Women’s Memorial March and the Chinese New Year celebrations go ahead on the dates selected by organizers.

October 12, 2009