Monthly Archives: November 2014

Bits and pieces

Port Moody council inaugural meeting (newly established council post election) Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 7:00 pm Oddity Twitter account “@PoMoOCP” has vanished. The Tri-City News reports on OCP lawsuit Port Moody to deal with Metro Vancouver legal action in new … Continue reading

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“Westport”

                      Below is a sampling of homes for sale in west Port Moody (in or adjacent to area recently dubbed Westport). Listing descriptions indicate higher value due to new OCP. … Continue reading

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Past and future … working together in Port Moody

Before and after the recent municipal election, emotions have run high, and it’s been reflected in various ways, including on social media. Almost one year ago … during a council meeting with public input focused on the OCP, this comment … Continue reading

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Trouble in paradise? Wild West, Port Moody style

Metro Vancouver (also known as GVRD, Greater Vancouver Regional District) has filed a legal petition declaring Port Moody’s newly adopted OCP is invalid as it does not meet the necessary statutory content. Until it does meet the requirements, it is … Continue reading

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Election 2014 — results summary, and in the news

The new and returning council members are shown in earlier post “Congratulations, and thank you to all candidates” along with a link to vote tally by polling station results. Voter turnout was 35% — up 9% from 2011 (26%). Incumbent … Continue reading

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Four amigos, maybe more?

Conflict of interest? The tweet image below was sent to MCCA from a concerned Moody Centre resident. It comes from a senior communications staffer at Port Moody City Hall, whose responsibilities include social media. Is it appropriate? Are all Port … Continue reading

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Congratulations, and thank you to all candidates

Congratulations to all candidates who were elected to serve Port Moody: Mike Clay, Mayor Councillors Rick Glumac Diana Dilworth Zoe Royer Meghan Lahti Barbara Junker Robert Vagramov School trustee Keith Watkins Lisa Park The Moody Centre Community Association (MCCA) looks … Continue reading

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Campaign disclosures

Update Nov. 13: We’re still hoping to hear from two candidates for council (Bryan Hoad, Barbara Junker), and one candidate for mayor (Mike Clay). Update Nov. 14: We’ve now posted responses from the remaining candidates. We’ve also added an additional … Continue reading

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Candidates say yes to campaign donation disclosure before election; summary of Nov. 5 meeting

Link to candidate nomination papers and financial disclosure regarding assets, liabilities (City of Port Moody webpage) All candidates  meeting hosted by the Moody Centre Community Association, Nov. 5, 2014 at Kyle Centre Full house at Kyle Centre — standing room … Continue reading

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All-candidates video — Nov. 3, 2014, Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce

Part 1 — 33 minutes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YP90ZPm7-Kk Part 2 — 31 minutes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SXHnN1a-YZ8 Part 3 — 30 minutes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F1WFbWaVwn0 Part 4 — 18 minutes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lR19PcRJH3E

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