Municipal Election

Carol Newington

Affordable housing, fiscal responsiblity important to Duncan city council hopeful Carol Newington

I recognize the importance of keeping Duncan Green, Clean and Safe!

  • Sep 24, 2018
Carol Newington
Barb de Groot

It’s ‘students first’ for Barb de Groot as she looks for re-election to school board

I retired from Quamichan in 2005 and was elected to the school board for the first time that fall.

  • Sep 24, 2018
Barb de Groot
Marilyn Palmer

North Cowichan needs team building, says council candidate Marilyn Palmer

I see the role of a councillor as serving the people who elect me

  • Sep 24, 2018
Marilyn Palmer
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Steelhead rescue on the Cowichan River
Keno the dog found on Mount Prevost
Rally against racism
It’s official: B.C.’s civic election campaign period kicks off
It’s official: B.C.’s civic election campaign period kicks off
Loren Duncan

Loren Duncan running to re-take Area E seat at the CVRD board table

Loren Duncan has 15 years of experience in office.

  • Sep 22, 2018
Loren Duncan
Mike Wilson

Fiscal responsibility key for Mike Wilson, seeking election to Area C director

The decisions made by local government directly impact our community and our quality of life

  • Sep 21, 2018
Mike Wilson
Sierra Acton

Love it! Share it! Protect it! says Shawnigan Lake candidate Sierra Acton in re-election bid

Water and housing are extremely important for our area

  • Sep 21, 2018
Sierra Acton
Attention municipal candidates: here’s what the Citizen needs from you
Attention municipal candidates: here’s what the Citizen needs from you
Rod Peters

Rod Peters throws hat in the ring for mayor

Local businessman says current council too complacent

Rod Peters
Bob Day

Making government more accessible a priority for Lake Cowichan mayoral candidate Bob Day

Long-time councillor will run against incumbent Ross Forrest and Rod Peters

Bob Day
Ross Forrest

Incumbent Ross Forrest is seeking a 4th term as Mayor of Lake Cowichan

Over the past three terms I have felt that being Mayor of Lake Cowichan is the best job in politics

Ross Forrest
Roger Bruce

Difficult decisions coming, leadership needed, says Duncan council candidate Roger Bruce

I would encourage voters to consider some fresh ideas when it comes to this election.

  • Sep 19, 2018
Roger Bruce
Rob Douglas

Rob Douglas reveals 5-plank re-election campaign in bid for North Cowichan council seat

North Cowichan is making significant progress on a number of fronts.

  • Sep 18, 2018
Rob Douglas
Paul Fletcher

Paul Fletcher announces candidacy for North Cowichan council

Sustainable economic development is what prodded Fletcher back into municipal affairs

  • Sep 18, 2018
Paul Fletcher
Bob Brooke is running for council in the City of Duncan. (submitted)

Property crime, housing and homelessness top issues for Duncan council candidate Bob Brooke

I will bring to the council many years of related service

  • Sep 17, 2018
Bob Brooke is running for council in the City of Duncan. (submitted)
John McDonald is running for school board. (Citizen file)

John McDonald brings 15 years teaching experience to school board race

“I’ve been involved in politics most of my life, mainly involving humanity and education”

  • Sep 14, 2018
John McDonald is running for school board. (Citizen file)
Daniel Helmer wants to be Duncan’s next mayor. (Sarah Simpson/Citizen)

Helmer identifies drug use, homeless, as top mayoral issues

Cowichan Bay’s Daniel Helmer has done a lot of jobs in his…

Daniel Helmer wants to be Duncan’s next mayor. (Sarah Simpson/Citizen)
Long-time councillor Sharon Jackson is running to be Duncan’s mayor. (submitted)

Seven-term councillor Sharon Jackson eyeing the mayor’s chair in Duncan

Sharon Jackson looking to fill space left by departing Phil Kent

Long-time councillor Sharon Jackson is running to be Duncan’s mayor. (submitted)
Saltair/Gulf Islands Area G director candidate Lia Versaevel on Penelakut Island. (Photo submitted)

Versaevel feels her abundant experience will be beneficial in election bid

Candidate for CVRD Area G director identifies community building as paramount in the campaign

Saltair/Gulf Islands Area G director candidate Lia Versaevel on Penelakut Island. (Photo submitted)
Martin Barker is running for mayor in the City of Duncan. 
(Submitted photo)

Martin Barker running for mayor of Duncan

Barker served as city councillor from 2011-14

Martin Barker is running for mayor in the City of Duncan. 
(Submitted photo)