Peak has potential as an attraction

I think a road or gondola to the top of Mt. Benson with a restaurant and lookout balcony would be fantastic.

To the Editor,

Re: Council approves transition plan for Nanaimo tourism, Dec. 1.

I think a road or gondola to the top of Mt. Benson with a restaurant and lookout balcony would be fantastic. It would probably be our city’s most popular tourist attraction.

Bill StockmannNanaimo

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