Election 2022

Third trustee determined for Central Coast School District Area 1. (Michael Wigle file photo)

Update: Christina Hoppe emerges Central Coast School District trustee after lots drawn

A judicial recount was conducted in the provincial court Monday, Oct. 24

 

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

 

Voters mark their civic election ballots at a polling station in Vancouver, on Saturday, October 15, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

CAMERON: Boosting 2022 local election turnout in B.C. unlikely

‘One reason cited for the low turnout is the peculiar nature of local elections’

Voters mark their civic election ballots at a polling station in Vancouver, on Saturday, October 15, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
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 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
Vancouver Mayor-elect Ken Sim arrives for a news conference in Vancouver, B.C., Monday, Oct. 17, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

VIDEO: Vancouver gets its first Chinese Canadian mayor

Ken Sim will lead Vancouver for the next 4 years

Vancouver Mayor-elect Ken Sim arrives for a news conference in Vancouver, B.C., Monday, Oct. 17, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver mayoral candidate Ken Sim speaks during a town hall hosted by the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs and S.U.C.C.E.S.S., in Vancouver, on Wednesday, September 7, 2022. Sim defeated incumbent Kennedy Stewart in the October 15, 2022 election to become the new mayor of Vancouver. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Vancouver, Surrey voters elect new mayors; bring promises of more police, RCMP stays

Ken Sims beat incumbent Kennedy Stewart in Vancouver

Vancouver mayoral candidate Ken Sim speaks during a town hall hosted by the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs and S.U.C.C.E.S.S., in Vancouver, on Wednesday, September 7, 2022. Sim defeated incumbent Kennedy Stewart in the October 15, 2022 election to become the new mayor of Vancouver. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
The polls closed across B.C. at Oct. 15 (File photo)
The polls closed across B.C. at Oct. 15 (File photo)
Results are expected to start flowing in after polls closed at 8 p.m. local time on Oct. 15, 2022. (Black Press Media graphic)

ELECTION 2022 RESULTS: Mayoral winners across British Columbia

There are 162 municipalities in B.C. – 37 of which have already declared an acclaimed winner

Results are expected to start flowing in after polls closed at 8 p.m. local time on Oct. 15, 2022. (Black Press Media graphic)
General Voting Day is Saturday, Oct. 15 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
General Voting Day is Saturday, Oct. 15 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
This graphic was used to warn voters about upcoming school board elections in B.C. and other provinces this month. (Ben & Jerry’s Canada)

Ben & Jerry’s Canada urging B.C. to ‘vote for schools that are safe for all kids’

‘The far-right is trying to stack school boards,’ the ice cream moguls warned Oct. 12

This graphic was used to warn voters about upcoming school board elections in B.C. and other provinces this month. (Ben & Jerry’s Canada)
A BC Transit bus picks up passengers from a Douglas Street stop during the morning commute on Oct. 5. (Jake Romphf/New Staff)

BC Transit offering free rides on Election Day for some cities

TransLink will still be collecting fares Oct. 15

A BC Transit bus picks up passengers from a Douglas Street stop during the morning commute on Oct. 5. (Jake Romphf/New Staff)
Local elections are still visible around town as voting days begin, but less than might be expected due to a number going missing. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Rash of election signs disappearing in Williams Lake as voting days begin

Some candidates have high numbers of signs disappearing from lawns and placements

Local elections are still visible around town as voting days begin, but less than might be expected due to a number going missing. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Christina Hoppe is running for school trustee Area 1. (Photo submitted)

MEET THE CANDIDATE: Christina Hoppe is vying for trustee Area 1

Hoppe answers questions from Coast Mountain News

  • Sep 29, 2022
Christina Hoppe is running for school trustee Area 1. (Photo submitted)
Incumbent Marisa Blewett is seeking re-election as trustee Area 1. (Photo submitted)

MEET THE CANDIDATE: Trustee Area 1 candidate Marisa Blewett

Blewett answers questions posed by Coast Mountain News

  • Sep 29, 2022
Incumbent Marisa Blewett is seeking re-election as trustee Area 1. (Photo submitted)
Jim Ward is a candidate for Cariboo Regional District Area E director. (Photo submitted)

MEET THE CANDIDATE: CCRD Area E candidate Jim Ward

Ward answers questions posed by the Coast Mountain News

  • Sep 29, 2022
Jim Ward is a candidate for Cariboo Regional District Area E director. (Photo submitted)
Marlene King is running for school trustee and CCRD director. (Photo submitted)

MEET THE CANDIDATE: CCRD Area E, trustee Area 1 candidate Marlene King

King answers questions posed by Coast Mountain News

  • Sep 29, 2022
Marlene King is running for school trustee and CCRD director. (Photo submitted)
Richard Hall

MEET THE CANDIDATE: CCRD Area E director Richard Hall

Hall answers questions posed by Coast Mountain News

  • Sep 29, 2022
Richard Hall
Daniel Bertrand lives with his family on Denny Island. (Photo submitted)

MEET THE CANDIDATE: CCRD Area A director, trustee Area 2 candidate Daniel Bertrand

Bertrand answers questions posed by the Coast Mountain News

  • Sep 29, 2022
Daniel Bertrand lives with his family on Denny Island. (Photo submitted)
Dylan Coburn has lived in Ocean Falls for two years and is running for Area 2 trustee. (Photo submitted)

MEET THE CANDIDATE: Trustee Area 2 candidate Dylan Coburn

Coburn answers questions posed by Coast Mountain News

  • Sep 29, 2022
Dylan Coburn has lived in Ocean Falls for two years and is running for Area 2 trustee. (Photo submitted)