What We Believe

Richmond First is a dedicated group of independent candidates committed to bringing residents of Richmond, British Columbia good government that is both pro-active and fiscally responsible. We offer years of experience, a record of leadership and achievement, and of community service.

What we believe is important for Richmond’s City Council:

  • Controlling city spending and respecting taxpayer dollars
  • Working to create road and transit solutions to reduce traffic gridlock
  • Ensuring support for public safety and first responders
  • Calling for increased transparency for your tax dollars at City Hall, the Richmond Oval and other city facilities
  • Ensuring new development pays their fair share towards community infrastructure and amenity improvements
  • Working with Vancouver Coastal Health to encourage expansion of medical services for our growing and ageing community
  • Protecting Richmond’s farmland and supporting local food production
  • Balancing growth with the need to preserve the character of single family neighbourhoods

What we believe is important for Richmond’s Board of Education:

  • Supporting continued improvement in student achievement
  • Keeping our schools safe for our children
  • Providing proven fiscal leadership to ensure tax dollars reach classrooms
  • Building positive student, teacher and parent relationships
  • Promoting community driven decision making at our schools
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