BC municipal election

Langley Township council had cake on July 25 after their final meeting before the 2022 municipal election, set for Oct. 15. (Shirley Sawatsky/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Langley Township’s final council meeting before vote ends with emotional speech from mayor

Mayor Jack Froese reflected on 11 years as he steps down from role

 

Langley school trustee David Tod won’t be running again. (file)

Langley school trustee David Tod won’t be running again

Hopes his replacement will be someone who has a kid in the system

 

Township Councillor Margaret Kunst. (Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Kunst runs for second term on Langley Township council

Candidates continue to declare as Oct. 15 election draws near

 

Neil Turner has announced a run for school board in Langley Township. (Special to the Langley Advance Times)

TWU prof and soccer coach plans to run for Langley school board

Neil Turner has been involved with local sports for decades

Neil Turner has announced a run for school board in Langley Township. (Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Liberal Sukh Dhaliwal speaks to supporters in Surrey after winning his riding of Surrey-Newton in 2021. (File photo: Tom Zillich)

Surrey MP Sukh Dhaliwal enters race for mayor, reveals new United Surrey slate

Julie Tapley, former Surrey NDP MP Jasbir Sandhu, Becky Zhou and Jeff Bridge are running for a council seat with United Surrey. More candidates will be announced over the summer, Dhaliwal says

Liberal Sukh Dhaliwal speaks to supporters in Surrey after winning his riding of Surrey-Newton in 2021. (File photo: Tom Zillich)
Late morning view southward over the top of Victoria city hall, as seen from the top of the Fisgard Street parkade. (Black Press Media file photo)

‘A cure for cynicism:’ Experts explain why voting in B.C. municipal election is important

Cities shape daily experiences, prepare for emergencies and do politics differently

Late morning view southward over the top of Victoria city hall, as seen from the top of the Fisgard Street parkade. (Black Press Media file photo)
Charlie Fox is running for another term as a Langley School Board trustee. (Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Fox announces second run for Langley School Board after byelection win

The former Township councillor will seek re-election to the board this fall

Charlie Fox is running for another term as a Langley School Board trustee. (Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Former Langley Township councillor Michelle Sparrow is the third announced candidate for mayor in this fall’s municipal elections. (Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Sparrow joins race for Langley Township mayor’s seat

The former councillor is the third announced candidate

Former Langley Township councillor Michelle Sparrow is the third announced candidate for mayor in this fall’s municipal elections. (Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Tim Baillie is running for Langley Township council this fall. (Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Retired firefighter aims for Langley Township council seat

Tim Baillie wants increases to firefighter numbers in Langley

Tim Baillie is running for Langley Township council this fall. (Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Karen Moraes would like to be the first Indigenous person elected to Langley Township council. (Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Moraes wants to be Indigenous voice on Langley Township council

Housing affordability and firefighting capacity are also key issues, candidate says

Karen Moraes would like to be the first Indigenous person elected to Langley Township council. (Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Send your letter to the editor via email to news@langleyadvancetimes.com and include your first and last name, address, and phone number. (Black Press Media files)

LETTER: Why can’t election donations be posted on Langley Township website during campaign?

Letter writer calls current system of disclosing finances three months after election ‘ridiculous’

  • Jun 20, 2022
Send your letter to the editor via email to news@langleyadvancetimes.com and include your first and last name, address, and phone number. (Black Press Media files)
Abbotsford Mayor Henry Braun speaking at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Rail District on Oct. 5, 2021. (Vikki Hopes/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford Mayor Henry Braun not seeking re-election this Fall

2-term mayor makes surprise announcement via social media on June 13

Abbotsford Mayor Henry Braun speaking at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Rail District on Oct. 5, 2021. (Vikki Hopes/Abbotsford News)
Michael Pratt is making a second bid for a seat on the Township of Langley Council, promising a new vision for what the future of the Township can be. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Pratt makes second bid for Township council

Co-founder of ‘Walk to remember’ memorial

Michael Pratt is making a second bid for a seat on the Township of Langley Council, promising a new vision for what the future of the Township can be. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Langley Township Councillor Blair Whitmarsh has announced he is running for mayor this fall. (Blair Whitmarsh/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Whitmarsh announces run for Langley Township mayor’s seat

The two-term councillor is the first to announce he will be running this fall

Langley Township Councillor Blair Whitmarsh has announced he is running for mayor this fall. (Blair Whitmarsh/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Langley Township Mayor Jack Froese is retiring and will not run again in this fall’s municipal election. (Langley Advance Times files)

VIDEO: Froese not running for mayor again in Langley Township

He made the announcement official at Monday’s council meeting

Langley Township Mayor Jack Froese is retiring and will not run again in this fall’s municipal election. (Langley Advance Times files)
LETTER: Langley Township needs a more community-minded council

LETTER: Langley Township needs a more community-minded council

A local man offers his view on the upcoming municipal elections and what he’d like to see happen.

  • Sep 15, 2018
LETTER: Langley Township needs a more community-minded council
Kool-Aid man to run for mayor of B.C. town

Kool-Aid man to run for mayor of B.C. town

Comedian Danny Nunes hopes youth will “drink the kool-aid” and exercise their vote

Kool-Aid man to run for mayor of B.C. town