Iqaluit survey wants contractors to stop hiring southerners

APTN National News
An Iqaluit man is getting people to sign a petition to stop contractors from bringing in construction workers from the south to build project.

He wants the contractors to train locals instead.

APTN’s Kent Driscoll reports.

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Kent has been APTN’s Nunavut correspondent since 2007. In that time he has closely covered Inuit issues, including devolution and the controversial Nutrition North food subsidy. He has also worked for CKIQ-FM in Iqaluit and as a reporter for Nunavut News North.