The Burnaby Citizens Association has had its monopoly on school board broken Saturday as the Burnaby Green Party elected one member.
The BCA elected six members of its slate – two incumbents and BCA newcomers Jen Yang Mezei, Ryan Stewart, Bill Brassington and Peter Cech
But according to the City of Burnaby website, with all polls reporting, the Burnaby Green Party’s Christine Cunningham looks to have captured sixth spot.
Anti-SOGI 123 advocate Laura-Lynn Thompson also failed to gain a spot on school board.
These are the results according to the City of Burnaby’s website:
Ryan Stewart, BCA – 23,879
Larry Hayes, BCA – 23,780
Gary Wong, BCA – 23,724
Bill Brassington, BCA – 23,278
Peter Cech, BCA – 22,344
Christine Cunningham, Greens – 22,024
Jen Mezei, BCA – 20,915
Suresh Bhayana, BCA – 19,722
Emily Zhang, Greens – 17, 271
Melissa Change, Independent – 16,691
Laura-Lynn Thompson, Independent – 15,622
J. Nicholsfigueiredo, Independent – 12,390
Jimmy Zhao, Independent – 9,556