bc municipal politics
Video killed the radio star. But it's Peter Fassbender who is about to kill the independent civic politician.
City bureaucracies are a bit like junk drawers -- they need a good purging every once in a while.
In Vancouver, less than one in five eligible voters re-elected Gregor Robertson in 2011. In Victoria, less than one in six re-elected Dean Fortin. In Nanaimo, Kamloops, and Prince George, less than one in seven elected their mayors.