Municipal Election

Yanni Yu is one of three newly announced candidates for People First Surrey. Maria Foster and Murali Krishnan are the other two new candidates. (Photo: People First Surrey)

People First Surrey announces final three candidates

Previously announced candidate now running as independent

Yanni Yu is one of three newly announced candidates for People First Surrey. Maria Foster and Murali Krishnan are the other two new candidates. (Photo: People First Surrey)
Councillor turned mayoral candidate Bruce Hayne is questioning Mayor Linda Hepner after two of Surrey’s public safety committee meetings were cancelled. (File photos)

Hayne wants answers after cancellation of two Surrey public safety meetings

Mayoral candidate suspects move to spike meetings was politically motivated as election looms

Councillor turned mayoral candidate Bruce Hayne is questioning Mayor Linda Hepner after two of Surrey’s public safety committee meetings were cancelled. (File photos)
Ritu Khanna took over as executive director of the South Surrey & White Rock Chamber of Commerce this month. (File photo)

Business groups announce public debates for mayoral candidates only

White Rock councillor candidates to speak at members-only event

Ritu Khanna took over as executive director of the South Surrey & White Rock Chamber of Commerce this month. (File photo)
(Rendering of a Surrey light rail train.)

ELECTION QUESTIONS: What would happen if Surrey LRT was scrapped?

An SFU expert says there is ‘huge risk’ of delay, but not all in the Surrey election agree

(Rendering of a Surrey light rail train.)
A new Progressive Sustainable Surrey party has announced it’s running in the Oct. 20 election, with Imtiaz Popat as the two-person team’s mayoral candidate alongside council hopeful Deanna Welters. (Submitted photo)

Two-person ‘Progressive Sustainable Surrey’ slate joins election race

Imtiaz Popat is running for mayor under the banner, and Deanna Welters to run for council

A new Progressive Sustainable Surrey party has announced it’s running in the Oct. 20 election, with Imtiaz Popat as the two-person team’s mayoral candidate alongside council hopeful Deanna Welters. (Submitted photo)
Balbir Thind will run for council under the White Rock Coalition banner. (Contributed photo)

White Rock Coalition adds seventh candidate to roster

Balbir Thind will run for council in the Oct. 20 election

Balbir Thind will run for council under the White Rock Coalition banner. (Contributed photo)
Christian Lane. (Contributed photo)
Christian Lane. (Contributed photo)
White Rock’s Michael Armstrong has announced he is running for a council seat. (Contributed photo)

Candidate ‘plans to bring vibrancy to White Rock’

Michael Armstrong eyes financial transparency, stepped-down heights

White Rock’s Michael Armstrong has announced he is running for a council seat. (Contributed photo)
A new school board slate has announced it will be running in the upcoming civic election on Oct. 20. From left: Aronjit Lageri, Niovi Patsicakis and Dupinder Kaur Saran.

New ‘ACT Now Surrey’ slate joins school board election race

Two of the slate’s three members were on the now defunct Surrey Community Alliance team

A new school board slate has announced it will be running in the upcoming civic election on Oct. 20. From left: Aronjit Lageri, Niovi Patsicakis and Dupinder Kaur Saran.
UPDATE: Cloverdale Realtor Becky Zhou to run for Surrey council

UPDATE: Cloverdale Realtor Becky Zhou to run for Surrey council

Zhou, widow of murdered Realtor Colin Hill, promises to make community safety a priority

UPDATE: Cloverdale Realtor Becky Zhou to run for Surrey council
John Wolanski has announced his mayoral candidacy for the upcoming Surrey election on Oct. 20. (Submitted photo)

John Wolanski to run for Surrey mayor

Wolanski, who took a shot at the mayor’s chair in 2014, says he will be his own largest campaign contributor

John Wolanski has announced his mayoral candidacy for the upcoming Surrey election on Oct. 20. (Submitted photo)
Surrey First mayoralty candidate Tom Gill reveals part of his slate’s public safety platform Wednesday in Cloverdale. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Surrey First promising free access to pools, rinks and gyms for Surrey youth

It’s part of the civic slate’s plan to fight crime and keep kids out of gangs

Surrey First mayoralty candidate Tom Gill reveals part of his slate’s public safety platform Wednesday in Cloverdale. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)
Surrey School District building. (File photo)

Proudly Surrey says asbestos needs to be removed from all schools, now

Fine asbestos dust can get lodged deep in the lungs and cause lung cancer

Surrey School District building. (File photo)
Delta mayoral candidate Sylvia Bishop. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Delta mayoral candidate Bishop releases research paper on affordable housing

Housing crisis needs a ‘made in Delta’ solution, Bishop says

Delta mayoral candidate Sylvia Bishop. (Grace Kennedy photo)
Former Surrey First Councillors Bruce Hayne (mayoral candidate), Dave Woods and Barbara Steele in their Intregity Now campaign office in the old Stardusk Roller Rink building.

EXCLUSIVE: Why we left Surrey First

Trio of councillors tell their side of the story about Surrey First’s fracture – and what they say has Mayor Linda Hepner ‘angry’ and ‘insulted’

Former Surrey First Councillors Bruce Hayne (mayoral candidate), Dave Woods and Barbara Steele in their Intregity Now campaign office in the old Stardusk Roller Rink building.
Social worker and family counsellor Sonia Andhi has joined the election race, seeking a spot on school board with the Surrey Students NOW slate.

Counsellor Sonia Andhi joins Surrey Students NOW slate

Andhi hopes to land a spot on the Surrey school board in the Oct. 20 civic election

Social worker and family counsellor Sonia Andhi has joined the election race, seeking a spot on school board with the Surrey Students NOW slate.
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)
Delta mayor Lois Jackson will run for a council seat in the October municipal election on George Harvie’s Achieving for Delta slate. (Submitted)

Delta’s 19-year mayor Lois Jackson to run for council

Jackson joins George Harvie’s Achieving for Delta slate

Delta mayor Lois Jackson will run for a council seat in the October municipal election on George Harvie’s Achieving for Delta slate. (Submitted)
Peninsula Homeless to Housing task force met Friday. (Aaron Hinks photo)

White Rock all-candidates forum planned for Oct. 9

Event to focus on affordability and housing

Peninsula Homeless to Housing task force met Friday. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Delta city hall. (Grace Kennedy photo)

UPDATED: 43 candidates running Saturday in Delta civic election

Voters head to the polls on Saturday, Oct. 20, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Delta city hall. (Grace Kennedy photo)