Whereas fuel costs have fallen to comparatively regular ranges in Metro Vancouver, communities alongside B.C.’s Sunshine Coast say they’re getting gouged on the pump.
On Sunday, dozens of protesters in Squamish marched to an area fuel station the place costs have hovered persistently between $1.45 and $1.50 per litre.
“We expect, mainly, we’re being cheated,” Christopher DiCorrado mentioned. “We expect we could also be paying a vacationer tax or one thing like that, as a result of the fuel costs in Squamish are nearly all the time costlier than Vancouver.”
Fuel costs drop as authorities proposes new ‘transparency’ legal guidelines
Patricia Carlin, who led the protest group, was much more blunt.
“We’re mad as hell and we’re not going to take it anymore,” she mentioned. “We’re actually fed up with listening to from mates and…