Facebook: Erhan Demirkaya-Port Coquitlam City Council Candidate
PoCo resident for: 15 years
Campaign funding: self-funded
Previous community service: volunteering
If elected, what steps would you take to improve housing affordability in PoCo?
I will work with all levels of government and stakeholders to upgrade the existing affordable housing stock.
What do you hope to accomplish as a city councillor?
I will encourage a thriving local economy that supports locally owned businesses. I will work very hard to ensure our streets are safe and to stop bullying in every segment of our community.
What do you believe is the biggest issue facing PoCo?
We all deserve a safe place to live. I will work tirelessly to ensure our streets are safe. And I will also advocate for seniors and youth to be served by better.
Would you change the mayor and council’s pay and why?
I would not change council’s pay but the mayor’s. I need to see all the work the mayor will have then I would discuss with all members.