BC Election 2022

Voters mark their civic election ballots at a polling station in Vancouver, on Saturday, October 15, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

ELECTION 2022: 158 new school trustees elected across B.C.

The province’s first openly transgender school trustee has been elected

 

Vancouver mayoral candidate Ken Sim pauses after speaking during a town hall hosted by the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs and S.U.C.C.E.S.S., in Vancouver, B.C., Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2022. Nearly half of British Columbia’s 162 cities and communities have a new mayor-elect after municipal elections last weekend. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Some new B.C. mayors are familiar, others mark historic firsts after municipal vote

Nearly half of B.C. communities have a new person in charge after Saturday’s vote

 

Vancouver mayoral candidate, incumbent Kennedy Stewart, picks up his civic election ballot from a polling station worker as he votes at an advance poll, in Vancouver, B.C., Thursday, Oct. 13, 2022. General local elections are scheduled in British Columbia municipalities Saturday. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Municipal elections across B.C., with major battles in Vancouver, Surrey expected

Across the province campaigns focused on issues that typically fall beyond the municipal realm

 

The B.C. Elections logo is seen on a ballot screen at a polling station in Vancouver, Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020. With cumulative crises including homelessness, crime, affordability and climate disasters, municipal politicians across the province are finding themselves tackling major issues from the ground up. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Campaigns in crisis mode as B.C. mayors pivot from parks and potholes to big picture

When Merlin Blackwell ran for mayor four years ago in the small…

The B.C. Elections logo is seen on a ballot screen at a polling station in Vancouver, Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020. With cumulative crises including homelessness, crime, affordability and climate disasters, municipal politicians across the province are finding themselves tackling major issues from the ground up. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Williams Lake city councillor Ivan Bonnell during an interview with the Tribune on Thursday, Sept. 29. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Williams Lake city councillor seriously injured in motorcycle crash

Ivan Bonnell was travelling in Williams Lake when he was in a collision with a pickup truck

Williams Lake city councillor Ivan Bonnell during an interview with the Tribune on Thursday, Sept. 29. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Maple Ridge school board candidate Brian Dominick does not deny this was him in a video outside the Vancouver Art Gallery speaking to a crowd of people. (Screen grab)

Lower Mainland school board candidate on video preaching about exterminating the ‘global, elitist parasite’

Brian Dominick is seen outside the Vancouver Art Gallery at World Freedom Rally

Maple Ridge school board candidate Brian Dominick does not deny this was him in a video outside the Vancouver Art Gallery speaking to a crowd of people. (Screen grab)
Walt Cobb is one of four mayoral candidates running in the 2022 municipal election. (File photo)

MEET THE CANDIDATE: Mayoral candidate Walt Cobb

Cobb answers questions posed by the Williams Lake Tribune

  • Sep 28, 2022
Walt Cobb is one of four mayoral candidates running in the 2022 municipal election. (File photo)
General election day is Oct. 15, 2022.

MEET THE CANDIDATES: Three in the running for School Board 27, Zone 6

Meet the candidates hoping to represent Williams Lake

General election day is Oct. 15, 2022.
General election day is Oct. 15, 2022.

MEET THE CANDIDATE: School District 27 candidate Tricia Ramier McLellan

Tricia Ramier McLellan answers questions posed by the Williams Lake Tribune

  • Sep 28, 2022
General election day is Oct. 15, 2022.
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MEET THE CANDIDATE: School District 27 candidate Jackie Lahaise

Lahaise answers questions posed by the Williams Lake Tribune

  • Sep 28, 2022
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MEET THE CANDIDATE: School District 27 Zone 6 candidate Mike Franklin

Franklin answers questions posed by the Williams Lake Tribune

  • Sep 28, 2022
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Nominations have closed for the next civic election to be held on Oct. 15, 2022. The official campaign period begins Sept .17. (Photo courtesy of Elections BC)
Nominations have closed for the next civic election to be held on Oct. 15, 2022. The official campaign period begins Sept .17. (Photo courtesy of Elections BC)
Angie Delainey is not afraid of controversy and invites people to talk to her with their concerns as she runs for three political positions. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Cariboo candidate Delainey aims for trifecta of political roles

She is in the race for school board trustee, regional district director, city councillor

Angie Delainey is not afraid of controversy and invites people to talk to her with their concerns as she runs for three political positions. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Cariboo Regional District. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Cariboo Regional District election sees 7 seats acclaimed, 5 up for grabs

The local government election is slated for Saturday, Oct. 15

Cariboo Regional District. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Williams Lake City Council will see at least one new face around the chambers after the election. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

10 vie for spot on Williams Lake City Council

Nominations closed at 4 p.m. on Sept. 9

Williams Lake City Council will see at least one new face around the chambers after the election. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Nomination papers for the upcoming elections can be found at Williams Lake City Hall, SD27 and CRD offices and online. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Four-way race for mayor of Williams Lake kicks off

Kerry Cook has filed her nomination papers

Nomination papers for the upcoming elections can be found at Williams Lake City Hall, SD27 and CRD offices and online. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Nomination papers for the upcoming elections can be found at Williams Lake City Hall, SD27 and CRD offices and online. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Nominations open for upcoming elections

General election day is on Saturday, Oct. 15.

Nomination papers for the upcoming elections can be found at Williams Lake City Hall, SD27 and CRD offices and online. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
House model on wood table overlooking neighbourhood (Pixabay photo).

Housing, homelessness and poverty are top concerns in B.C. municipal election: survey

Survey shows housing, homelessness and poverty as top voter concern for civic fall election

House model on wood table overlooking neighbourhood (Pixabay photo).