Bugs in the system

Bugs in the system

June 26, 2018

26 June, 2018

An elderly woman contacted us after she was unable to get provincial officials to respond to her about a blocked highway culvert near her home that had become a mosquito breeding ground.

An elderly woman contacted us after she was unable to get provincial officials to respond to her about a blocked highway culvert near her home that had become a mosquito breeding ground. Ombudsman staff contacted the Provincial Highway Management Branch, which committed to send someone to her property to assess the problem. Ministry officials let us know they would replace the culvert and ensure it was working properly.