Author Archives: mslenaling

Post Election Reflection

  It was exciting watching the results of the first municipal election that I have been a part of.  In the end, 8197 votes were cast for me.  I worked really hard going door to door, handing out my handmade … Continue reading

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Advanced Voting Begins Tuesday, November 4.

In the effort to bring more people to the polls, Vancouver is offering 8 days of advanced voting for the 2014 municipal elections.  Between 8am and 8pm on November 4-10 and November 12, Vancouverites can vote at the following locations: … Continue reading

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Making Vancouver Affordable!

It is a fact that Vancouver’s real estate prices are ridiculous!  Buying into the Vancouver housing market is difficult, if not impossible for the average person.  One of the reasons for this, is the ability for foreign buyers to purchase … Continue reading

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Open Letter to First-Time Voters- Especially Those Currently in Post Secondary Education

  This is an open letter to anyone who was born on or before November 15, 1996, but especially those voting for the first time.  This may be the first time you are eligible to vote in a municipal election.  Busy with … Continue reading

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David Versus Goliath!

The period to submit nomination papers closed on Friday.  I checked this morning, and it appeared there were going to be 42 candidates running for City Council.  As of 7pm tonight, that number has climbed to 49!…WHAT!?!  I came across … Continue reading

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Another batch of bumper stickers have arrived…

Just received another batch of bumper stickers from Faron in the mail on the weekend.  Just in time too, I was running low on the first batch.  If you’d like a bumper sticker, or would like to help distribute them … Continue reading

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Nomination Papers Submitted

I have officially submitted my nomination papers to City Hall.  Candidates will be announced Oct. 10th.  Not much more for me to do than campaign.  Spread the word… VOTE LENA LING!

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New Beginnings…Official Nomination Period Begins.

Today is the official start to the nomination period for Vancouver’s municipal elections.  In anticipation for my appointment with the Elections Officer, I have been gathering all of the necessary paperwork to be submitted into City Hall.  Apparently my candidate … Continue reading

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