Stewart, West named as Metro reps on Municipal Finance Authority

Tri-City News

A number of Tri-City politicians are on Metro Vancouver board committees next year.

But a few are also serving as Metro Vancouver representatives on external agencies.

This month, the board appointed Coquitlam Mayor Richard Stewart and Port Coquitlam Mayor Brad West as two of 10 Metro directors on the Municipal Finance Authority, the central borrower that’s tasked to review financing requests from B.C. regional councils and authorize the issue and sale of securities; it meets twice a year in Victoria. …

And Coquitlam Coun. Craig Hodge is the alternate rep to Richmond Mayor Malcolm Brodie on the National Zero Waste Council, a leadership board with the goal to advance waste prevention in Canada; it meets four times a year. …

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