Media releases

Continuing to grow support in Nanaimo

It's been six days since the Nanaimo by-election and I've been reflecting on this wonderful experience. I just wanted to say, I’m incredibly proud of the campaign that we ran and am so deeply appreciative of the support I received from you along the way.

Michele Ney statement on Nanaimo by-election

NANAIMO, B.C. – B.C. Green Party candidate Michele Ney released the following statement ahead of the January 30 provincial by-election in Nanaimo: 

“It’s an exciting week for Nanaimo residents.

Michele Ney wins B.C. Green nomination for upcoming Nanaimo by-election

NANAIMO B.C. – B.C. Green Party members in Nanaimo have chosen Michele Ney as their candidate for the upcoming by-election to replace outgoing MLA Leonard Krog. Voting took place online for 24 hours and in-person at Saturday’s nomination meeting.

“I am truly honoured that members of the party have chosen me to represent the B.C. Green Party in the by-election”, Ney said. “We’re going to hit the ground running. Folks in this riding are excited for the opportunity to vote for a B.C. Green who can push government in the right direction – supporting the emerging economy, building 21st-century transportation options, and investing in the next generation through education. I am also very grateful to my fellow contestant Duane Nickull for making this an exciting, collegial nomination contest. I look forward to working with him on this campaign.”