Maple Ridge election 2014: Brian Savage

For Maple Ridge council.

  • Nov. 13, 2014 12:00 p.m.

For Maple Ridge council

• Name: Brian Savage.

• Residence: Maple Ridge, 12 years.

• Occupation/education: G.

• Volunteer work: 35 years municipal.

• Who do you support for mayor: Ernie Daykin.


Question: Please provide an example of what you have done that qualifies you for council.

Answer: My 35 years working for a municipality – roads, infrastructure, parks, streams, fish.


Q: Who is funding your campaign?

A: Union workers.


Q: What makes you stand out from other candidates?

A:  I like to get things done (now). Hopefully my hands aren’t tied by politics.


Q: How do you see the City of Maple Ridge developing in the next 10 years?

A: Let’s start building the downtown (Smart Growth) stop the sprawling out; let’s fix (complete) what is already started.



Q: What will be your top priority if elected to Maple Ridge council?

A:  Working on bringing in shops, multi-family housing in the downtown, in-house garbage pickup.

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