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Every four years, Colwood elects a new Council with a mayor and six councillors. The next election is October 20th 2018.

Learn about candidates then please VOTE – every vote counts.

In 2014, only 1/4 of eligible residents voted – let’s see if we can do better in 2018!
Michael BAXTER is running for election as a Colwood councillor. He is:

√ EXPERIENCED: Michael has four decades of experience working for municipalities in British Columbia and the UK. He worked as Colwood’s Director of Engineering for ten years prior to retirement. See About Michael.

√ KNOWLEDGEABLE: Michael understands Colwood’s incredible assets, and its challenges. He was the staff lead for the award-winning Solar Colwood program and led the successful resolution of the City’s past sewer woes. See About Michael.

√ FORWARD-THINKING: Challenges such as transportation, affordable housing and adaptation to climate change will not be solved overnight. Michael knows how to work with others to make change happen. See Issues.

Do you have questions? What issues are important to you? Email Michael to share your thoughts and ideas. Learn more about Michael, his platform, and how to support Michael.

I acknowledge and thank the Lkwungen People, also known as the Songhees,  Esquimalt, and Beecher Bay First Nations communities, for allowing us to live, work and play on their lands.

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