Affordable Housing - Promote and support development of housing projects that local residents desperately need and deserve.
Entrepreneurship - Create an environment in which local businesses can thrive, now and in the future. Reduce red tape.
Make it easier to start new businesses and grow existing ones.
Environmental Stewardship - Foster a balance between North Cowichan’s development needs and the preservation and protection of clean water, fresh air, and unpolluted land. We depend on the environment to survive, and we need to value it accordingly.
Families - Families are the backbone of our community. Keep North Cowichan family friendly and vibrant by offering the amenities and facilities — such as trails, parks and playgrounds — those with children need, and that people of all ages can enjoy.
Taxation - Use our tax dollars prudently and wisely, considering both the short and long term.
Charles Borg is a 10-year veteran of the Canadian Armed Forces and has been a resident of North Cowichan for 4 years. Charles believes our communities deserve councillors who focus on supporting the middle class, and pledges to do so by supporting housing development and entrepreneurship. Charles has seen how businesses, families and individuals working together towards peace and prosperity can build vibrant, resilient communities, and wants to encourage this collaboration as it is the core of what makes the district a great place to live. Charles will bring honour, accountability and integrity to North Cowichan’s Municipal Hall. On October 15, please vote for Charles Borg for a fresh perspective, and strong and effective leadership.
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