Witnesses: Corporation of Delta: Lois E. Jackson, Mayor. First Call: B.C. Child and Youth Advocacy Coalition: Adrienne Montani, Provincial Co-ordinator; Julie Norton, Provincial Chair. Ladner Sediment Group: Chris Scurr, Spokesperson; John Roscoe, Chairperson. Rental Owners and Managers Society of British Columbia: Al Kemp, Chief Executive Officer. Public Service Alliance of Canada: Kay Sinclair, Regional Executive Vice-President, British Columbia. Village of Tahsis: Corrine Dahling, Mayor; Jude Schooner, Municipal Councillor. Sport Matters Group: Ian Bird, Senior Leader. Prince Rupert Port Authority: Don Krusel, President and Chief Executive Officer. TRIUMF: Nigel Lockyer, Director; Tim Meyer, Head, Strategic Planning and Communications. Port Metro Vancouver: Robin Silvester, President and Chief Executive Officer. As an individual: William Otway. Surrey Board of Trade: Eric Wilson, Chair, Taxation and Finance Team. Belinda Stronach Foundation: Farah Mohamed, President, External, Non-Profit. Vancouver Island University: Ralph Nilson, President and Vice-Chancellor; John Phillips, Chair, Board of Governors. Canadian Federation of Students (British Columbia): Shamus Reid, Chairperson; Ian Boyko, Research and Communications Officer. Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia: Gavin Dirom, President and Chief Executive Officer; Byng Giraud, Senior Director, Policy and Communications. As an individual: Graham Mowatt. Downtown Surrey Business Improvement Association: Elizabeth Model, Executive Director; Bonnie Burnside, Manager, Communications and Special Events. Child Care Advocacy Association of Canada: Susan Harney, Representative. Federation of Community Action Programs for Children of British Columbia Association: Susan Khazaie, Director. Rick Hansen Foundation: Colin D. Ewart, Director, Government Leaders; Daryl M. Rock, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Spinal Cord Injury Solutions Network. Human Early Learning Partnership: Paul Kershaw, Professor, University of British Columbia. Pacific Community Resources Society: Ian Mass, Executive Director; John Coward, Manager, Employment Programs. Certified General Accountants Association of Canada: Bob Harvey, Chair, Tax and Fiscal Advisory Group. Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association of Canada: Shane Devenish, Representative; Gord Bragg, Representative. Union of Environment Workers: Nicholas Humphreys, Representative. Coalition for Canadian Astronomy: Guy Nelson, Co-Chair, Industry; Paul Hickson, Co-Chair, Canadian Astronomical Society. Heritage Vancouver Society: Janet Leduc, Executive Director. Association of Canadian Publishers: Rodger Touchie, President. Coalition of Child Care Advocates of British Columbia: Crystal Janes, Representative; Sharon Gregson, Spokesperson.