Cambie Report

E-110 Back to School Board ft Patti Bacchus

Episode Summary

Former VSB chair Patti Bacchus joins us to talk about the role of the school board and some of the latest Vancouver politics news.

Episode Notes

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Patti Bacchus is the Georgia Straight K-12 Education Columnist and past Vision Vancouver School Board Trustee and the VSB's longest serving chair. She joins Patrick and Ian to talk about what the role of trustees and the school board are and what some of the past and current issues.

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In the news, we catch up on chaos at the Vancouver Green's nomination meeting, the launch of Hector Bremner's Yes Vancouver (not to be confused with YES! Vancouver), Jean Swanson getting arrested, the proposed gas tax increase, the New Westminster & District Labour Council's decision to endorse Mike Hurley over incumbent Burnaby mayor Derek Corrigan and whether the German report has sunk Rich Coleman's mayoralty hopes.

Finally, in Vancovueratta, Ian talks about the Templeton Five.

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