Suzanne Anton named B.C. Liberal candidate in Vancouver-Fraserview after nomination defeat
Former NPA councillor Suzanne Anton lost her bid for the B.C. Liberal nomination in Vancouver-Quilchena, but she'll represent the party in Vancouver-Fraserview.
The party announced today (March 12) Anton's candicacy in the riding, which is currently held by outgoing B.C. Liberal MLA Kash Heed.
Former party president Andrew Wilkinson triumphed over Anton in the Vancouver-Quilchena nomination contest in February.
Anton, who ran for Vancouver mayor in 2011, will face the NDP's Gabriel Yiu in the May 14 election.
The B.C. Liberals also announced that former Liberal MP Herb Dhaliwal will serve as an honorary chair for Anton's campaign.