Fall 2016 Constituency Report

Selina’s Constituency Report aired on Shaw Cable at the end of October.  For anyone who missed it, here is Selina speaking about her activities in the community and at the legislature:

October 2016 Newsletter

In the Community                                 55+ BC Games                                                 The Coquitlam 55+ BC Games were a tremendous …

Housing affordability crisis getting worse for seniors

MEDIA RELEASE   For Immediate Release Oct. 17, 2016 Housing affordability crisis getting worse for seniors   BURNABY – The affordability crisis is hitting seniors in metro Vancouver especially hard, and it’s getting worse, say the New Democrat Official Opposition. …

September 2016 Newsletter

September 2016 E-Newsletter The days are beginning to shorten and the air is cooler in the mornings as I head out to the constituency office.  It’s hard to believe that the summer already has come and gone.  I hope you had …

Debate on Bill 28 – Metro Vancouver foreign buyer property tax

Selina Robinson debates Bill 28, the Miscellaneous Statutes (Housing Priority Initiatives) Amendment Act, 2016 and speaks about the lack of affordable housing and its impact on her constituents of Coquitlam-Maillardville. This piece of legislation does the following: introduces a 15% property transfer tax …

July 2016 Newsletter

July 2016 E-Newsletter I am so glad the summer weather has finally found its way to Coquitlam.  While I had hoped things would have slowed down this month, that hasn’t quite been the case. Here’s a bit of what I …

Debate on Bill 27, Human Rights Code Amendment Act, 2016.

The purpose of this Bill 27  is to amend the B.C. human rights code so that it explicitly protects transgender persons from discrimination.  Spencer Chandra Herbert, MLA from Vancouver-West End has introduced this legislation four times in the form of a Private Members …