Finance Critic Farnworth to visit Kimberley

Port Coquitlam MLA on Kootenay tour prior to budget

Columbia River Revelstoke MLA Norm Macdonald welcomes NDP Finance Critic Mike Farnworth to the riding this week as the Port Coquitlam MLA tours the Kootenays.

Farnworth is visiting the Kootenays, meeting with local governments, industry leaders and small business owners in advance of the provincial budget, which will be brought to the Legislature February 18.

Farnworth, who has held the post of Finance critic since 2011, will be responsible for responding to the budget in the Legislature.

Farnworth will be in Kimberley on Wednesday, February 5, along with Macdonald. They will be at the Bean Tree in the Platzl at 4 p.m. for a public event. Everyone is welcome to drop by.

Farnworth will also visit Cranbrook, Nelson, Castlegar and Trail while in the area.