Ken Sim Nominated for A Better City in 2022 Vancouver Municipal ElectionNews Release
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October 13th, 2021
Ken Sim Nominated for A Better City in 2022 Vancouver Municipal Election
Vancouver, British Columbia – Ken Sim has been nominated the mayoral candidate for A Better City, Vancouver’s newest political movement, at a 400 person nomination dinner at Floata Restaurant in Chinatown.
In his acceptance speech, Mr. Sim outlined three core policies he wants to execute on in the 2022 municipal election:
• Abolishing the elected Park Board and replacing it with an appointed board that answers to City Council – just like the Vancouver Library and Police Boards
• Focusing Vancouver planning going forward on achieving a 15 Minute City – with the goal of Vancouverites being able to access 90% of their lives within 15 minutes of their front door in every neighbourhood
• Increasing funding for community safety initiatives in order to combat rising street disorder and violent attacks occurring in many neighbourhoods across the city
Ken Sim committed A Better City to a six month policy consultation process, and a nomination process to recruit a full slate of candidates for Council, Park, and School Board that is planned to conclude in April 2022.
To find out more, visit ABetterCity.ca or reach out to our media contact listed below.
A Better City Electors’ Organization
Maddelena Ponter, Executive Director
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