Municipal Election

Andrew Poszar is seeking a seat on Maple Ridge council. (THE NEWS/files)
Andrew Poszar is seeking a seat on Maple Ridge council. (THE NEWS/files)
Chris O’Brian is seeking a spot on Maple Ridge council. (Contributed)

Newcomer to politics running in Maple Ridge

Chris O’Brian seeking election for first time

Chris O’Brian is seeking a spot on Maple Ridge council. (Contributed)
Doug Blamey said he’s running for mayor of Maple Ridge. (Phil Melnychuk/THE NEWS)

Another contender for mayor of Maple Ridge

Former council candidate now running for top spot

Doug Blamey said he’s running for mayor of Maple Ridge. (Phil Melnychuk/THE NEWS)
Anena Simpson is running for candidacy in the October municipal election. (Contributed)

“Passion over politics” for Pitt Meadows council candidate

Anena Simpson announced her candidacy for Pitt Meadows city council.

  • Jul 31, 2018
Anena Simpson is running for candidacy in the October municipal election. (Contributed)
(THE NEWS/files)                                Craig Speirs will be running for mayor in October.

Speirs announces run for mayoralty

Longtime Maple Ridge councillor seeks top job

(THE NEWS/files)                                Craig Speirs will be running for mayor in October.
Duncan announces she will seek re-election

Duncan announces she will seek re-election

City councillor will be running for Maple Ridge council

Duncan announces she will seek re-election
People protested against BC Housing’s plans to build modular homes on Royal Crescent. (THE NEWS/files)

Maple Ridge fall election sheet filling out

Four spots open on seven-person council

People protested against BC Housing’s plans to build modular homes on Royal Crescent. (THE NEWS/files)
Mike Murray is Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows school board chair. (THE NEWS/files)

School board hosts meeting for prospective trustees

Listening skills, open mind required: board chair Mike Murray.

  • Jun 21, 2018
Mike Murray is Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows school board chair. (THE NEWS/files)
B.C. Premier John Horgan takes questions outside his legislature office, April 25, 2018. (Black Press)

Municipal election loophole will be fixed, premier says

Union, corporate donations still allowed for slate party ‘operational’ needs

B.C. Premier John Horgan takes questions outside his legislature office, April 25, 2018. (Black Press)
Municipal Affairs Minister Selina Robinson battles with opposition in question period, B.C. legislature, November 2017. (Hansard TV)

B.C. VIEWS: Big money and local elections

Slates discouraged in civic politics, unions get green light

Municipal Affairs Minister Selina Robinson battles with opposition in question period, B.C. legislature, November 2017. (Hansard TV)
Municipal Affairs Minister Selina Robinson (B.C. government)

NDP moves to limit local election money

Selina Robinson’s bans corporate, union donations

Municipal Affairs Minister Selina Robinson (B.C. government)