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Christopher Mark Coleman

Independent for Victoria Council

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Reason for running

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Victoria has embraced "spectacular politics" but moved away from "good governance". Politics divides....good governance binds together.

I'm an experienced 6-term Councillor, an Executive Board member with the Federation of Canadian Municipalities & a collaborative team player

I have two decades of service representing the citizens of Victoria, including:

  • six terms on Council
  • Represented Victoria on the Capital Regional District Board, the Regional Water Commission & acted as chair of the Waste Diversion Council
  • 9 years as Co-Chair, Victoria chapter of the National Homelessness Initiative (SCPI)
  • 8 years with Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) National Board. I was chair of the BC Caucus, on the national Executive & represented FCM in Ukraine in 2016
  • International Electoral Observer for the Mexican State election in Nayarit

I understand the critical role Good Governance plays as our communities evolve & grow. I'd like to help Victoria regain that perspective.

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