The Richmond municipal election is around the corner and there are plenty of candidates to choose from.
Trying to narrow down who to vote for can be difficult, especially if you’re in the millennial age bracket.
With the help of the Forum for Millennial Leadership (FML), Daily Hive has worked to create a list of candidates under 40 running in the Richmond municipal race.
“I’m a Richmond boy, father, educator and a coach that is passionate about keeping families together and stopping young professionals from leaving our city. We need a Gentle Density plan that moves away from big home development and creates smaller, more affordable, home options around our neighbourhood schools. ”
“With three small children, Kelly understands that the environmental, housing, and social policies we set today will affect tomorrow’s citizens. She is the right person to take action on city issues, as well as effectively communicate our needs to provincial and federal governments. ”
“My balanced approach will empower our community. If elected, I’ll strive to get my council colleagues, senior staff, and big developers to join in my vision for a sustainable future.”
“I take action to protect farmland from mega mansions, in order to ensure food security for generations to come. I will listen to your concerns, and through me you can have a vote on the issues that matter most.”