Tent city gets tense as homeless blame B.C. government for eyesore

VICTORIA — Homeless campers living on the grounds of Victoria’s courthouse say British Columbia’s government should take the blame for the shanty-town conditions that have neighbours complaining about the eyesore and the province concerned about safety. Together Against Poverty Society spokesman Stephen Portman said Tuesday more than a decade of inadequate government funding for social programs…

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