NDP to choose candidate

Members of Parksville-Qualicum provincial NDP constituency association will nominate their candidate for the next provincial election at a meeting on Sept. 18 at Parksville Community Centre.

Members of Parksville-Qualicum provincial NDP constituency association will nominate their candidate for the next provincial election at a meeting on Sept. 18 at Parksville Community Centre.

The meeting is slated from noon to 5 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend the meeting, but only those who live in the constituency and have held NDP memberships for at least 90 days are eligible to vote in the nomination process.

The Parksville-Qualicum constituency includes most of north Nanaimo as well as Nanoose, Parksville and Qualicum Beach.

Contenders for the nomination are Qualicum Beach councillor Barry Avis, Nanaimo school district trustee Andrea Bonkowsi and 2009 candidate Leanne Salter.