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Trey Bell

I strongly support making sure North Vancouver's unique environment is protected, and that we use science to guide our decision making. I believe we can have moderate growth, with more programs to allow first time homebuyers or renters to live in North Vancouver.

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Climate Change

Active Transportation

A growing area of our transportation infrastructure is biking. I support creating a better network of bike lanes across the district.

Electric Bikes & Scooters

I would like to see more development proposals that include E-bike sharing programs in the district.

Energy-Efficient Buildings & Retrofits

I support the district's plan to make all new large developments energy efficient and would like to see more done to encourage retrofitting.

Green Space

I am committed to protecting and preserving natural forests and green spaces, through expanding and improving the parks system.
I support expanding the parks system, and I am against any development that takes away green space anywhere in North Vancouver.

Private Vehicles

By utilizing the town centre's recognized in the OCP, we can create walking & biking friendly areas for local residents.

Zoning

We should be re-visiting the OCP in terms of expanding the parks system, as it outlines in various areas of North Vancouver.

Housing & Homelessness

Affordability

We can work with developers to gain community benefits such as rent to own programs, affordable rental units, and more housing diversity.

Indigenous-Led Housing

The district has an important role to play in reconciliation. Working with and supporting First Nations on land rights should be a priority.

Property Taxes

I would always put the taxpayer's interests first and vote to keep taxes low. My goal would be less than 2% per year rise.

Rent

We should be approving more designated rental, and affordable rental units. Rent to own programs should be encouraged for developers.

Zoning

We should be re-visiting the OCP in terms of expanding the parks system, as it outlines in various areas of North Vancouver.

Human Rights

Physical Accessibility

We should be making accessibility a priority in parks planning, and when we examine new development proposals.

Recent Immigrants

I think with well thought out, smart planning decisions, we can be a place welcoming to new immigrants.

Public Safety & Policing

Police Funding

I support the police, and believe in programs that connect police with youth to start relationships built on trust.

Police Wrongdoing & Accountability

Police should be held to the highest standards, and the public should always feel that the police are working for them.

Public Spaces & Services

Green Space

I am committed to protecting and preserving natural forests and green spaces, through expanding and improving the parks system.
I support expanding the parks system, and I am against any development that takes away green space anywhere in North Vancouver.

Public Washrooms

I support having more public washrooms in parks, so that families don't need to leave as soon as their child needs the washroom.

Zoning

We should be re-visiting the OCP in terms of expanding the parks system, as it outlines in various areas of North Vancouver.

Reconciliation & Indigenous Nations

Indigenous-Led Housing

The district has an important role to play in reconciliation. Working with and supporting First Nations on land rights should be a priority.

Land & Governance

Working with and supporting the Tsleil-Waututh Nation and Squamish Nation on land rights should be an utmost priority.

The UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

I fully support the Union of BC Municipalities declaration that, "Relationships are central to reconciliation"

Transit & Getting Around

Active Transportation

A growing area of our transportation infrastructure is biking. I support creating a better network of bike lanes across the district.

Electric Bikes & Scooters

I would like to see more development proposals that include E-bike sharing programs in the district.

New Transit Projects

I support a SkyTrain link to Phibbs Exchange, which would connect North Vancouver to the broader SkyTrain network.

Private Vehicles

By utilizing the town centre's recognized in the OCP, we can create walking & biking friendly areas for local residents.

Misc. topics

Biography

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For over 20 years my career has been dedicated to working with families, children, and youth in North Vancouver. I work as the Director of School Age Care Programs for a large North Vancouver childcare provider. I also serve as Vice President of the non-profit Parkgate Society.

Reason for running

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I think with strong, unbiased leadership, there can be moderate development without sacrificing our greatest asset – the environment that makes North Vancouver such a unique place to live.

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