on Monday,

Elect Kirk LaPointe For Mayor of Vancouver and the NPA Team


Now, more than ever, Vancouver needs a mayor with strong leadership skills, dedication and integrity to make this great city even greater. Kirk LaPointe is that individual. His personal background, career achievements and values make him the right person to lead Vancouver.

Kirk’s ability to rise above a challenging childhood built character and compassion and instilled in him a principled work ethic, commitment to community and constant sense of service. The son of a single mother, he and his family didn’t have a lot of resources, but his circumstances served to create the quality of perseverance and the motivation to excel.

More About Kirk

Read Kirk’s Blog

on Friday,

Statement by Peter Armstrong, NPA President


It is with regret that I announce that I have accepted the resignation of Rob Macdonald as a director of the NPA board of directors.

Rob has done tremendous work for the NPA and in his role as vice-president he played a vital role in reinvigorating the NPA and now believes that this important task has been accomplished with the announcement of a slate of excellent candidates being led by mayoral candidate Kirk LaPointe. Continue reading

on Wednesday,

NPA rounds out campaign slate with announcement of Park, School Board candidates


Mayoral candidate Kirk LaPointe welcomes accomplished group to NPA ahead of November municipal election

Wednesday, July 30, 2014, Vancouver BC - Non-Partisan Association mayoral candidate Kirk LaPointe today unveiled four new candidates for Park Board Commissioner and four new candidates for School Board Trustee.

They are:

  • Casey Crawford;
  • Jay Jagpal;
  • Sarah Kirby-Yung; and
  • Erin Shum for Park Board Commissioner, and
  • Penny Noble;
  • Christopher Richardson;
  • Stacy Robertson; and
  • Sandy Sharma for School Board Trustee. Continue reading
on Thursday,

NPA announces Gregory Baker, Ken Low, Rob McDowell, Suzanne Scott as City Council candidates


Mayoral candidate Kirk LaPointe welcomes diverse group of candidates to Council race

Thursday, July 24, 2014, Vancouver BC - Non-Partisan Association mayoral candidate Kirk LaPointe today unveiled four candidates seeking election to Vancouver City Council:

  • Gregory Baker;
  • Ken Low;
  • Rob McDowell; and
  • Suzanne Scott.

They join incumbent Council candidates George Affleck and Elizabeth Ball, current Park Board Commissioner Melissa De Genova and former Park Board Chair Ian Robertson on the NPA Council slate. Continue reading