Southlands doesn’t need an anchor tenant

Editor:

For those who think the Southlands is a shopping development that requires an anchor, think again. It is a housing development approved by former mayor Jackson and her DIVA party even though many in South Delta were against the destruction of the farmland.

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Next, Mayor George Harvie is not against development as long as it is in the approved industrial or commercial areas. As someone suggested, put the Four Winds brewery and 200-seat restaurant next to the casino or even in the Tsawwassen Town Centre, but not the Southlands.

The Southlands is not a place for a tavern serving alcohol and adding fear to Boundary Bay residents of meeting an impaired driver on these dark and narrow roads.

Victor Souliere

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