Municipal Election

Rossland Mayor Kathy Moore will face no challengers this election. (File photo)

Moore slides into second term as mayor; lots of choice for council

As nomination period closes, 14 people seeking six council seats

Rossland Mayor Kathy Moore will face no challengers this election. (File photo)
With more than half of council choosing not to run again, Rossland needs fresh faces to help govern the city. (Photo by John Boivin)

Updated: More join Rossland municipal election race

Enough would-be councillors to have an election

With more than half of council choosing not to run again, Rossland needs fresh faces to help govern the city. (Photo by John Boivin)
Notification cards are in the mail this month. (Elections BC)

Voter registration push begins for B.C. referendum

Province-wide notification coming for mail-in vote

Notification cards are in the mail this month. (Elections BC)
Nomination period kicks off for B.C.’s 2018 municipal elections
Nomination period kicks off for B.C.’s 2018 municipal elections
Christina Benty, a former mayor of Golden, led the workshop for council candidates. Photo: John Boivin

Kootenay council wanna-be’s learn ABCs of municipal government

Workshop held for potential candidates first of its kind in B.C.

Christina Benty, a former mayor of Golden, led the workshop for council candidates. Photo: John Boivin
More than half of council is expected to not run for re-election this year. (Photo by John Boivin)

Big changes in store for Rossland City Council

At least four of six councillors won’t run again

More than half of council is expected to not run for re-election this year. (Photo by John Boivin)
The “Yes” or “No” question pertains to the East End regional sewer service all three municipalities are participants in.

Referendum for Trail, Rossland and Warfield

Voters in the three municipalities will be asked a referendum question in the October civic election

The “Yes” or “No” question pertains to the East End regional sewer service all three municipalities are participants in.
Political hopefuls get election primer

Political hopefuls get election primer

Workshop to be held in Castlegar for those interested in running in West Kootenay municipal elections

Political hopefuls get election primer
Dean McKerracher announces election bid

Dean McKerracher announces election bid

Another East Kootenay mayor has announced they will stand for re-election this year.

Dean McKerracher announces election bid
B.C. Premier John Horgan takes questions outside his legislature office, April 25, 2018. (Black Press)

Municipal election loophole will be fixed, premier says

Union, corporate donations still allowed for slate party ‘operational’ needs

B.C. Premier John Horgan takes questions outside his legislature office, April 25, 2018. (Black Press)
Municipal Affairs Minister Selina Robinson battles with opposition in question period, B.C. legislature, November 2017. (Hansard TV)

B.C. VIEWS: Big money and local elections

Slates discouraged in civic politics, unions get green light

Municipal Affairs Minister Selina Robinson battles with opposition in question period, B.C. legislature, November 2017. (Hansard TV)
Municipal Affairs Minister Selina Robinson (B.C. government)

NDP moves to limit local election money

Selina Robinson’s bans corporate, union donations

Municipal Affairs Minister Selina Robinson (B.C. government)