Jumbo Mountain Resort officially becomes a municipality
The B.C. government recently created the Jumbo Resort Municipality, bringing the mega-resort one step closer to reality. The plan has been on the books for decades but has met a lot of resistance.
British Columbia is one step closer to getting a new mountain resort village. Today the B.C government formally announced the creation of Jumbo Glacier Resort Municipality. The Whistler-style ski resort and village would be located in B.C.'s Purcell Mountains near Invermere. The plan has been on the books for decades but has met a lot of resistance.
Stephen Quinn speaks with Bill Bennett the Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development.