BC Election 2022

Hudson Campbell and Katie Sullivan were elected as the two school board trustees for Pitt Meadows. (Special to The News)

Pitt Meadows trustee becomes youngest official in 2022 elections

Hudson Campbell successfully won a seat as trustee with 1,647 votes

 

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

 

Incumbent mayoral candidate Mike Morden, centre, with members of his Maple Ridge First slate, watches the election results come in Saturday night, Oct. 15. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Maple Ridge mayor elect promises to work with everyone on council

Former mayor, Mike Morden, looking forward to spending more time with family

 

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 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
Jen McCutcheon was re-elected as director of the Metro Vancouver Regional District/Electoral Area A Oct. 15. (Credit: jenmccutcheon.wordpress.com)

Incumbent Jen McCutcheon wins Metro Vancouver electoral area with easy majority

McCutcheon has been director of Electoral Area A since a June 2019 byelection

Jen McCutcheon was re-elected as director of the Metro Vancouver Regional District/Electoral Area A Oct. 15. (Credit: jenmccutcheon.wordpress.com)
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

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 for Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows will take place on Oct. 15 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at various locations. (Black Press Media file)

Advance voting numbers released for Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows

See how many locals have already cast their ballots and where to vote on Oct. 15

Municipal elections for Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows will take place on Oct. 15 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at various locations. (Black Press Media file)
Maple Ridge school board candidates participated in an all candidates meeting Tuesday night, Oct. 11, at the Whonnock Lake Centre. (Colleen Flanagan/The News)

VIDEO: Maple Ridge school trustee candidates square off in Whonnock

SOGI, Indigenous relationships, violence in schools, some of the topics covered

Maple Ridge school board candidates participated in an all candidates meeting Tuesday night, Oct. 11, at the Whonnock Lake Centre. (Colleen Flanagan/The News)
Mike Murray, Elaine Yamamoto, Korleen Carreras, Kim Dumore, Pascale Shaw, Dan Ruimy, Gabe Liosis, Brian Dominick, Onyeka Dozie, Johnnie Day, Karen Redkwich, Yvonne Desabrais, Jacques Blackstone, Leah Pillet, Carisa Bell (not pictured), and Jenny Tan (not pictured) were all present at the Thomas Haney Secondary School student meet and greet. (Brandon Tucker/The News)

Thomas Haney Secondary School hosts several Maple Ridge candidates

9 of the 10 school board candidates were present to meet students and answer questions

Mike Murray, Elaine Yamamoto, Korleen Carreras, Kim Dumore, Pascale Shaw, Dan Ruimy, Gabe Liosis, Brian Dominick, Onyeka Dozie, Johnnie Day, Karen Redkwich, Yvonne Desabrais, Jacques Blackstone, Leah Pillet, Carisa Bell (not pictured), and Jenny Tan (not pictured) were all present at the Thomas Haney Secondary School student meet and greet. (Brandon Tucker/The News)
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
Mayoral candidate Jacques Blackstone, takes his turn at the podium, flanked by fellow candidates, from left, incumbent Mike Morden, Darleen Bernard, Corisa Bell, Dan Ruimy. (Colleen Flanagan/The News)

VIDEO: Students at Maple Ridge high school hear from mayoral candidates before mock vote

The mock vote at Samuel Robertson Technical takes place Wednesday, Oct. 12

Mayoral candidate Jacques Blackstone, takes his turn at the podium, flanked by fellow candidates, from left, incumbent Mike Morden, Darleen Bernard, Corisa Bell, Dan Ruimy. (Colleen Flanagan/The News)
Voters will going to the polls on Saturday, Oct. 15. (SD42/Special to The News)
Voters will going to the polls on Saturday, Oct. 15. (SD42/Special to The News)
The Maple Ridge Alliance Church is one of three advance voting locations in Maple Ridge for the 2022 election. (Brandon Tucker/The News)

Election voting is officially underway in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows

Saturday was the first of several days of advance voting before the Oct. 15 election

The Maple Ridge Alliance Church is one of three advance voting locations in Maple Ridge for the 2022 election. (Brandon Tucker/The News)
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)

Maple Ridge 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)
Karen Redkwich is running for her first term on school board for Maple Ridge. (Special to The News)
Karen Redkwich is running for her first term on school board for Maple Ridge. (Special to The News)
Johnnie Day is running for school board in Maple Ridge. (Special to The News)

Maple Ridge school board candidate believes trustees should represent “community values”

Johnnie Day is running under the elector organization ParentsVoice BC

Johnnie Day is running for school board in Maple Ridge. (Special to The News)
Brian Dominick is running as a Maple Ridge candidate for school board. (Special to The News)

Maple Ridge school board candidate wants a better educational plan for students

Brian Dominick is running under the elector organization ParentsVoice BC

Brian Dominick is running as a Maple Ridge candidate for school board. (Special to The News)
Rajinder Chhina (Special to The News)

Maple Ridge teacher and entrepreneur running for city council

Chhina pledges to donate first year’s salary to local non-profits if elected

Rajinder Chhina (Special to The News)
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)
Hudson Campbell will run for school board in district 42. (Special to The News)

Youth leader and student running for Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows school board

Hudson Campbell would ensure students have a say in education

Hudson Campbell will run for school board in district 42. (Special to The News)