Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is touring a military base in British Columbia on Thursday and meeting with Victoria’s mayor.
Trudeau was at the naval base in Esquimalt for a scheduled 5K run with Defence Minister Harjit Saajan and members of the Canadian Forces on Thursday morning.
Later, he toured the base and met members of the military, before meeting with Victoria Mayor Lisa Helps on Thursday afternoon.
Trudeau also spoke with the media on the naval base, about what’s on his agenda for Thursday and Friday.
His last public appearance in B.C. came at the end of January, when Trudeau walked in Vancouver’s Lunar New Year parade.
Trudeau will be in Vancouver on Friday for a first-hand look at the province’s growing opioid crisis.