Pitt Meadows election 2014: Gwen O’Connell

For Pitt Meadows council.

  • Nov. 12, 2014 3:00 p.m.

For Pitt Meadows council

• Name: Gwen O’Connell.

• Residence: No. 106 – 11960 Harris Road, Pitt Meadows.

• Occupation/education: n/a

• Volunteer work: n/a

• Who do you support for mayor: I am not supporting any one person for council as there is not a guarantee who will be elected, and through the years I have been on council, I have learned to work with everyone.




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

Answer: I have been a very active member of Pitt Meadows. I have been in charge of organizations that were all volunteers and had over 500 members. I have lived in Pitt Meadows for over 38 years and have been involved always.



Q: Who is funding your campaign?

A: Me.




Q: What makes you stand out from other candidates?

A: The compassion and the way I support our city. I am a very giving person who is able to work with anyone.




Q: How do you see your city developing in the next 10 years?

A: I see us bringing more jobs to our city and having a better transportation system.




Q: What will be your top priority if elected to Pitt Meadows council?

A: Balancing our budget and bringing more jobs and better transportation.