We need a more accurate representation of the diversity of our cultures, regions, and the age demographic of our voters
Don moved to Nanaimo from the BC Lower Mainland almost five years ago, but has visited the Island regularly for more than thirty years. He considers local government to be a crucial factor in determining not only our quality of life, but also our efforts to protect and responsibly develop this beautiful but vulnerable setting we live in. This view became his motivation for continuing to inform and engage Nanaimo voters.
All nine candidates in my posted list were actually elected. What's the chance of that occurring on its own?
After a long and difficult process, I am pleased to announce my final selections for a Nanaimo city council we can all have confidence in
Mayors have different leadership styles -- and they might not fit with the councillors we elect
This first cull is neither permanent nor completely closed. But with a much shorter list, I can focus my ongoing research on those I think are best
The crucial question is whether a candidate will persistently and uncompromisingly look after the interests of the voters. Here's how the incumbents meet the...
This is the first part of a series where I will share with you my process and selections for Nanaimo's municipal election on October 20
This council epitomizes what happens when voters are not vigilant, well-informed, and missing at the voting stations. But we are capable of climbing back
Realistically, it will likely take years to get out of the pit that this administration seems determined to keep digging ever deeper