Today is November 19th, 2011. It’s voting day in all municipalities across the province. Vote for the mayors, councillors, and trustess that you feel will make a difference in your community. There’s no level of government closer to our daily lives that our municipal governments. Get out and vote BC! Polls are open 8am to 8pm. Continue reading Attention BC – today is voting day!
Spacing Vancouver has also just posted a recommendation list for their top 10 councillor choices and an alternate 5. It picks from across the board with NPA, Vision, Green, and Independent choices. It’s an impressive list. Neighbourhoods for a Sustainable Vancouver did not make the top 10, but there’s one NSV candidate on the alternate 5 list. I think Spacing Vancouver has recommended a very … Continue reading One more list of endorsements
Well, the big city election is just around the corner. If you’re like me, then you’ve had a steady stream of phone calls from the big two parties, Vision Vancouver and the NPA, asking us to vote for them or attend their telephone town halls. (Boy, are these parties rolling in a little too much cash.) I’ve been ignoring the phone calls and erasing their … Continue reading Vancouver Civic Election 2011 Endorsements from around the web
Vision Vancouver lead by Mayor Gregor Robertson is looking for a strong re-election along with their COPE compatriots. Here’s my look at their platform. 1. Homelessness and Affordable Housing This is one of the keystones of Vision’s campaign. Some things have been accomplished with help from the BC government in the past 3 years. There’s a lot of debate whether Vision’s methods have been more … Continue reading Personal take on the Vision Vancouver platform