BC municipal election

Surrey mayoral candidate, incumbent Doug McCallum, waits for the start of a candidates meeting in Surrey, B.C., on Monday, September 26, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

McCallum not conceding in Surrey, considering judicial recount of vote: party

Safe Surrey Coalition says McCallum won’t accept defeat at this point in time’

 

Surrey mayoral candidates, incumbent Doug McCallum, second right, Sukh Dhaliwal, back left, Brenda Locke, second left, and Jinny Sims, right, wait for the start of a candidates meeting in Surrey, B.C., Monday, Sept. 26, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

An election, then a trial, poses unusual test for Surrey’s Mayor McCallum

McCallum is being challenged for the top job by seven contenders

 

Election vote sign 2022

Who is running locally, and where to cast your vote, in the elections on Oct. 15

All the candidates in Ashcroft, Cache Creek, Clinton, Lytton, SD74, and the TNRD, plus where to vote

 

(from l) Ashcroft councillor candidates Jessica Clement, Nadine Davenport, Doreen Lambert, Joris Ekering, and Jonah Anstett answer questions during the Ashcroft all-candidates’ forum held on Oct. 3. (Photo credit: Facebook/Valley Community TV)

Housing, dog park, and branding at Ashcroft all-candidates’ forum

Forum was held on Oct. 3 ahead of the municipal elections on Oct. 15

(from l) Ashcroft councillor candidates Jessica Clement, Nadine Davenport, Doreen Lambert, Joris Ekering, and Jonah Anstett answer questions during the Ashcroft all-candidates’ forum held on Oct. 3. (Photo credit: Facebook/Valley Community TV)
Cache Creek councillor candidate Carmen Ranta. (Photo credit: ChristinaLea Photography)

Questions and answers with Cache Creek councillor candidate Carmen Ranta

‘I am running for councillor to ensure that the community does more for youth, families, and seniors’

  • Oct 3, 2022
Cache Creek councillor candidate Carmen Ranta. (Photo credit: ChristinaLea Photography)
Cache Creek councillor candidate David Dubois. (Photo credit: Submitted)

Questions and answers with Cache Creek councillor candidate David Dubois

‘I bring an understanding of how to get things done efficiently and effectively’

  • Oct 3, 2022
Cache Creek councillor candidate David Dubois. (Photo credit: Submitted)
Cache Creek councillor candidate Kelly Debert. (Photo credit: Submitted)

Questions and answers with Cache Creek councillor candidate Kelly Debert

‘Ability to work with others’

  • Oct 3, 2022
Cache Creek councillor candidate Kelly Debert. (Photo credit: Submitted)
Cache Creek councillor candidate Sue Peters. (Photo credit: Submitted)

Questions and answers with Cache Creek councillor candidate Sue Peters

‘I am passionate about where I live, and want to see us be the best that we can be’

  • Oct 3, 2022
Cache Creek councillor candidate Sue Peters. (Photo credit: Submitted)
Cache Creek mayoral candidate Annette Pittman. (Photo credit: Submitted)

Questions and answers with Cache Creek mayoral candidate Annette Pittman

‘Ability to build good relationships with our neighbouring communities’

  • Oct 3, 2022
Cache Creek mayoral candidate Annette Pittman. (Photo credit: Submitted)
Cache Creek mayoral candidate John Ranta. (Photo credit: ChristinaLea Photography)

Questions and answers with Cache Creek mayoral candidate John Ranta

‘I will always be available with open communications’

  • Oct 3, 2022
Cache Creek mayoral candidate John Ranta. (Photo credit: ChristinaLea Photography)
Cache Creek mayoral candidate Wendy Coomber. (Photo credit: Submitted)

Questions and answers with Cache Creek mayoral candidate Wendy Coomber

‘I bring to the table a fierce dedication to democracy and collaboration’

  • Oct 3, 2022
Cache Creek mayoral candidate Wendy Coomber. (Photo credit: Submitted)
Clinton councillor candidate Bernice Weihs-Anderson. (Photo credit: Submitted)

Questions and answers with Clinton councillor candidate Bernice Weihs-Anderson

‘I can bring different ideas to the table’

  • Oct 3, 2022
Clinton councillor candidate Bernice Weihs-Anderson. (Photo credit: Submitted)
Clinton councillor candidate Darrell Schapansky. (Photo credit: Submitted)

Questions and answers with Clinton councillor candidate Darrell Schapansky

‘I am a good listener and open-minded’

  • Oct 3, 2022
Clinton councillor candidate Darrell Schapansky. (Photo credit: Submitted)
Clinton councillor candidate David Park. (Photo credit: Submitted)

Questions and answers with Clinton councillor candidate David Park

‘I’m well-invested in wanting this community to be better’

  • Oct 3, 2022
Clinton councillor candidate David Park. (Photo credit: Submitted)
Clinton councillor candidate Nicholas Kosovic. (Photo credit: Submitted)

Questions and answers with Clinton councillor candidate Nicholas Kosovic

‘I hope to contribute a fresh set of ideas to Clinton’s village council’

  • Oct 3, 2022
Clinton councillor candidate Nicholas Kosovic. (Photo credit: Submitted)
Clinton councillor candidate Pauline Piller. (Photo credit: Submitted)

Questions and answers with Clinton councillor candidate Pauline Piller

‘My background has taught me how to plan and carry out projects to completion’

  • Oct 3, 2022
Clinton councillor candidate Pauline Piller. (Photo credit: Submitted)
Clinton councillor candidate Sandi Burrage. (Photo credit: Submitted)

Questions and answers with Clinton councillor candidate Sandi Burrage

‘It is so important to work with your team to come up with ideas and strategies’

  • Oct 3, 2022
Clinton councillor candidate Sandi Burrage. (Photo credit: Submitted)
Clinton councillor candidate Sherri Forget. (Photo credit: Submitted)

Questions and answers with Clinton councillor candidate Sherri Forget

‘I can bring ideas, and am not afraid of hard work’

  • Oct 3, 2022
Clinton councillor candidate Sherri Forget. (Photo credit: Submitted)
Clinton councillor candidate Ted Pappas. (Photo credit: Submitted)

Questions and answers with Clinton councillor candidate Ted Pappas

‘I have an education that’s quite varied’

  • Oct 3, 2022
Clinton councillor candidate Ted Pappas. (Photo credit: Submitted)
Clinton mayoral candidate Christine Rivett. (Photo credit: Submitted)

Questions and answers with Clinton mayoral candidate Christine Rivett

‘My most relevant skill that I can contribute is my management style and entrepreneurship’

  • Oct 3, 2022
Clinton mayoral candidate Christine Rivett. (Photo credit: Submitted)