Bonavista area chamber chair says region moving towards “stabilization”

Census results show slowing decline in population: Norman   Although the Town of Bonavista saw a drop in population of almost four per cent in the 2016 census, the chairman of the local chamber of commerce is saying the results are a step in the …

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Bonavista Budget Cuts Carry High Cost, Chamber of Commerce Says

A group in Bonavista says it’s done the math, and upcoming cuts to the region’s hospital — and the closure of its advanced education and skills office — will end up costing more in the long run. “To take government services away from a rural area, diminishes …

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~NEWS RELEASE ~ Budget Cuts – May 05, 2016

BACC’s Board of Directors strongly rejects the government’s claim that recently announced cuts will result in overall savings. Rather, a careful analysis shows irreparable damage to the Bonavista region’s local economy and greater long term dependence on government subsidy. The shortsightedness of the Liberal government’s …

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