Not afraid of refugees, they're welcome, they'll contribute to Canada, become Canadians, taxpayers for life.
We're afraid that the Five Barge-Mounted LNG facilities in Prince Rupert, and other locations like Kitimat, are being built overseas and towed here for a quick get-away if the industry tanks.
See previous Post
As to why the refugees from Syria are not destined for West Vancouver and the North Shore .... it's because there has never been Settlement Services provided there by the BC Liberals - Welcome website:
Whereas the rest of Metro Vancouver has Settlement Services offices, but, the BC Liberals eliminated funding (English as a Second Language) to balance their budget:
Participation in federally funded Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) classes by immigrants
Every year we welcome 40,000 newcomers to British Columbia ....