Thumbs down for comments on cannabis

I was disappointed at Coun. Filmer’s recent position around QB’s pending pot shop opening.

I agree with many others who have concerns about his comments.

I voted for him because of his age, thinking he would add a refreshing, contemporary view of our world in 2019.

Instead, we get his apparent paranoia (camera monitoring the shop’s customers?) and a view of the world we’d expect from the Temperance Society in the 1940s.

Marijuana is legal to be sold and used by the public, just like alcohol and cigarettes. Coun. Filmer, thumbs down.

Gordon Browne

Qualicum Beach

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