News - Community First

Community First leads advocacy for small business, emergency services, and vulnerable residents

Community First members of New Westminster city council passed five resolutions at the February 26th council meeting advocating for senior government action on various issues important to the community of New Westminster. Continue reading

New Westminster re-invents Public Engagement

Innovative new Community Advisory Assembly launched Continue reading

Statement on Nadine Nakagawa

Hello everyone, We would like to respond to some recent questions about Councillor Nadine Nakagawa and her membership with Community First New Westminster. Continue reading

Community First cares about climate action

Our response to Daniel Fontaine’s press release regarding the Mayor's COP28 attendance As promised in our election platform, Community First councillors have built climate action into every aspect of our city’s work. Meanwhile, the New Westminster Progressives have sought to undermine the Climate Action Levy and other efforts to meet our climate goals. Despite this, community members continued voicing their support for climate action, telling council this work is important. We listened. And we are proud that New Westminster is recognized as a leader on climate action. Continue reading