The mask mandate is now extended for everyone 5 and older!

The mask mandate for indoor public spaces is now extended to everyone 5 years of age and older. In anticipation of approved COVID-19 vaccines for younger British Columbians, parents can also now pre-register children aged 5-11 years old through the Get Vaccinated website. …

More funding for people with Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic Fibrosis (CF) is another fatal genetic disease that belongs to our “invisible population” of folks who who have rare illnesses or disorders that are often overlooked by decision makers. Since I was elected I have had the opportunity to …

Become a young leader!

Are you between the ages of 14 and 26 and want to help shape the direction of our province? Applications are open now for the Youth Leaders Council where you will get to share your vision and ideas with the …

September 30th newsletter

Dear Neighbour, Former Senator, Justice, and Chair of Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission Murray “Murr” Sinclair has equated the path to reconciliation as getting to the top of a mountain. The paths are marked and described, there are easy routes and tougher …

Library chats

Come join me for a chat at the library! I will be at both the Parkgate branch and the Lynn Valley branch once a month in October, November and December for a chance to meet up and ask me questions …

BC Vaccine Card

The  BC Vaccine Card is up and running. For those that have not applied for one yet, it can be applied for online here. You need to provide your personal health number (found on the back of your driver’s licence, …

BC Vaccine card-September 8th, 2021, newsletter

Dear Neighbour, The BC Vaccine Card website is now up and running and can be accessed here. The waiting time to access the website has ranged. Yesterday when one of the office staff accessed it, the wait time was about 40 minutes. …

Have your say about paid sick leave!

I encourage everyone to have their say about the future of paid sick leave. This pandemic has shown us how important paid sick leave is for workers around the province. Many of our lower paid workers are also our most …