The Cowichan Valley Regional District is moving ahead with a plan to hire a new manager for economic development.

CVRD director for Youbou-Meade Creek, Klaus Kuhn says there were other options council could have considered……



Kuhn says council should have contracted out the job or hired a coordinator instead.

Spending money on economic development in the Cowichan Valley has been a sore spot for some ratepayers over the years.