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Last Candidate - Balcony Shot VIDEO – Last Candidate Standing 2018 Election Debate

On Wednesday, October 3, together with our collaborators at STAY Vancouver, Happy City, and SFU Public Square, the VPSN hosted the Last Candidate Standing election event at the Imperial Theatre. The event was open to every candidate who was legally registered to... Continue reading »

October 16, 2018   |   0 comments
Halloween SkyTrain Party - Placeholder_600 Featured Event – 2018 Halloween SkyTrain Party

All-aboard for the Halloween SkyTrain Party! Get yourself decked out in your ghoulish best, and join us for the best transit ride you will have all year! Like previous years, the 12th Annual SkyTrain Party will see us travel to... Continue reading »

October 15, 2018   |   0 comments
Voting box Featured Event – Democratic Spaces: Electoral Reform in BC and Vancouver

Our next Vancouver Public Space Network monthly meeting features a guest presentation by Antony Hodgson on the subject of electoral reform at both the provincial and municipal level.   Monday, October 15 6:00-7:15pm Groundswell Offices – details below In just... Continue reading »

October 10, 2018   |   0 comments
Park Board Offices, located on Beach Avenue. The 2018 VPSN Park Board Candidate Survey – UPDATE #5

Vancouver is one of only a few cities with an elected Park Board – and this year’s election will give voters a chance to elect a total of seven Commissioners. As with previous elections, we are asking candidates to share... Continue reading »

September 30, 2018   |   0 comments
2018_LCS - Basic Last Candidate Standing 2018 – Vancouver’s only ALL candidates debate

Mark your calendars for the evening of October 3, and get ready to dial up democracy! Vancouver’s best election event is returning for the 2018 municipal contest.   Last Candidate Standing is the only debate open to ALL mayoral and council... Continue reading »

September 19, 2018   |   0 comments