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’

 

THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young

Kootenays votes: 2022 results

Check out municipal election results from around the Kootenay region

 

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

 

Advance voting starts Wednesday, Oct. 5 between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Photo: File

Advance voting for Greater Trail elections starts Wednesday

Resident electors are required to produce 2 pieces of ID, at least one with a signature

Advance voting starts Wednesday, Oct. 5 between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Photo: File
General voting day is Saturday, Oct. 15. Photo: File

Meet the Trail mayoral candidates

General voting day goes Oct. 15; advance voting in Trail goes Oct. 5 and Oct. 12 in TALC

General voting day is Saturday, Oct. 15. Photo: File
Lobo the donkey might just be B.C.’s most popular political figure in the upcoming municipal elections. (Kayla Mellville photo)

Donkey running to be mayor of Grand Forks becomes ‘voice of the people’

Lobo the donkey has gained support across the country in his bid to become mayor

Lobo the donkey might just be B.C.’s most popular political figure in the upcoming municipal elections. (Kayla Mellville photo)
Christina Benty led a candidate workshop in Castlegar in 2018, prior to the last municipal election. Photo: John Boivin

Castlegar to host West Kootenay candidate readiness workshop

Workshop is for anyone in the West Kootenay thinking about running in the October municipal election

Christina Benty led a candidate workshop in Castlegar in 2018, prior to the last municipal election. Photo: John Boivin
Late morning view southward over the top of Victoria city hall, as seen from the top of the Fisgard Street parkade. (Black Press Media file photo)

‘A cure for cynicism:’ Experts explain why voting in B.C. municipal election is important

Cities shape daily experiences, prepare for emergencies and do politics differently

Late morning view southward over the top of Victoria city hall, as seen from the top of the Fisgard Street parkade. (Black Press Media file photo)
General Voting Day is Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. Photo: Unsplash

Information on 2022 B.C. General Local Election

The pre-campaign period starts Monday, July 18 and runs to Sept. 16, 2022.

General Voting Day is Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. Photo: Unsplash
Lisa Pasin enters her fourth year as Trail mayor in 2022. She first served as a city councillor from 2014 to 2018. Pasin was elected as the first female mayor of Trail in the fall of 2018. Photo: Sheri Regnier

Trail Mayor Lisa Pasin reflects on the past 12 months

PHOTOS: Year end images scroll to bottom of story

  • Dec 30, 2021
Lisa Pasin enters her fourth year as Trail mayor in 2022. She first served as a city councillor from 2014 to 2018. Pasin was elected as the first female mayor of Trail in the fall of 2018. Photo: Sheri Regnier
Kool-Aid man to run for mayor of B.C. town

Kool-Aid man to run for mayor of B.C. town

Comedian Danny Nunes hopes youth will “drink the kool-aid” and exercise their vote

Kool-Aid man to run for mayor of B.C. town