More Delays for Liberals’ Mismanaged Housing First Project

WHITEHORSE – Last week the Yukon News discovered that the Liberals’ new Housing First project remains closed over two months after its supposed “opening”. 

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Minister Mostyn Misleads Yukoners on Land Expropriations

WHITEHORSE – On November 13th and November 27th, the Minister of Highways and Public Works was asked whether or not the government was in discussions to take over the Salvation Army’s property along the Alaska Highway where the Adult Resource Centre is located.

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Yukon Liberals Rush Consultations on Renewable Energy

WHITEHORSE – Yesterday, the Liberals announced a newly appointed Renewable Energy Panel that will be asking Yukoners how they think the government should address the territory’s energy needs. Unfortunately, the inadequate consultation time and limited opportunity for input has raised concerns about the process.

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Liberals Still Short on Details for Radon Testing in Yukon

WHITEHORSE – The presence of radon in homes and how to detect it continues to be a growing concern for many Yukoners. Last year, it was discovered that certain subdivisions around Whitehorse showed radon levels significantly above Health Canada guidelines.

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Liberals Mismanaged Housing First Project Now $1.4 Million Over Budget

WHITEHORSE - On November 22, 2017 the Minister of Housing announced a Housing First project with no consultation with local residents.

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Yukon Party Tables Act to Eliminate Daylight Saving Time

WHITEHORSE - Legislation tabled by the Yukon Party today would give the government the power to get rid of the practice of Daylight Saving Time after a legally mandated 60-day consultation.

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Where Did the $3.85 Million Go?

WHITEHORSE – On March 13th, 2019 the Minister of Highways and Public Works announced that the Government of Yukon had budgeted $5 million to be spent on upgrading the Mayo aerodrome during the Summer of 2019.

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Liberals Set to Lapse Funding for Upgrades to Mayo Aerodrome

WHITEHORSE – The Yukon Liberals are refusing to tell Yukoners why they are lapsing $3.85 million of the $5 million they promised to spend on the Mayo aerodrome during the summer of 2019.

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Government Refuses to Make Highway Safety Assessment Public

WHITEHORSE – The Liberals are refusing to release a report conducted on the safety of highways and the need for guard rails across the territory, despite increased concerns from Yukoners about the government’s disregard for areas with the highest need.

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Liberal Government Runs Biased Advertisements for Public Survey on Southern Lakes Energy Project

WHITEHORSE – At a time when the Liberal government is conducting a survey of Yukoners to see if they support the Southern Lakes Enhanced Storage Project, Yukon Energy is running biased social media advertisements that only promote the benefits of the project, with no mention of the negative impacts it will have on homeowners along the southern lakes. 

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