Welcome to Vancity Buzz’s Election 2015 coverage for Metro Vancouver. Refresh this post on October 19 for up-to-date information for the Richmond Centre riding.
RE-ELECTS ALICE WONG, CONSERVATIVE
A heavily immigrant-populated riding, over 60 per cent of those who live in Richmond Centre are immigrants and over 50 per cent are Chinese. The district has usually leaned Conservative and interestingly this year, an 18-year old is running for the Green Party position.
Here is a map of the district:
- Conservative: Alice Wong (Incumbent) RE-ELECTED 17,693/43.5%
- NDP: Jack Trovato 4,613/11.3%
- Liberal: Lawrence Woo 17,230/42.3%
- Green: Vincent Chiu 1,152/2.8%