Jordan Bateman

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A "No" vote in the transit referendum is a vote for Big Oil: opinion

The Metro Vancouver transit referendum has gotten off to a rough start, with a slick No campaign attracting much of the attention. But a vote for the No side isn't a vote for a more fiscally...

Metro Vancouver's proposed incinerator a "sink hole" for taxpayers: Canadian Taxpayers Federation

“It's a sinkhole,” Jordan Bateman of the Canadian Taxpayer Foundation told the Vancouver Observer. “We don’t think this deal is good for taxpayers. It entrenches the need for waste. We also have...

The world’s biggest incinerator debacles. Could it happen to Metro Vancouver?

“It’s been an economic and environmental sinkhole for the city,” Detroit zero waste advocate Ahmina Maxey said.