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‘Machine gun nest’ comment by longtime Kelowna councillor prompts apology – Okanagan
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‘Machine gun nest’ comment by longtime Kelowna councillor prompts apology – Okanagan

A Kelowna city councillor apologized on Tuesday for an “inappropriate” comment made at a public hearing weeks earlier. “I take full responsibility and again I apologize for the inappropriate comment regarding bicycle theft that I regret,” Coun. Charlie Hodge said in council.“This was an off-the-cuff comment that I realize now was a mistake. I take full responsibility. And again, I apologize to the public and to my council colleagues.” Read more: Crime back to pre-pandemic levels in Kelowna, RCMP say Read More Crime back to pre-pandemic levels in Kelowna, RCMP say The comment prompting the mea culpa came during a Nov. 15 discussion on a high-rise development propos...