Tomakomai city renews efforts to push Hokkaido governor on IR bid

Tomakomai Mayor Hirofumi Iwakura is stepping up his pressure on Hokkaido Governor Naomichi Suzuki to get behind the city’s desire to bid for an IR license. Iwakura has reiterated that the nine-month delay in the national timeline should make a bid feasible.

苫小牧市、道に「IR再挑戦を」 環境、インフラで課題解決案 道、コロナ禍で「慎重」 (Hokkaido Shinbun)

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