B.C Budget Recap
Join the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce with the Minister of Finance, The Honorable Selina Robinson on Thursday, April 22 from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm for a discussion of the 2021-22 Provincial Budget.
The presentation will give an overview of the recently unveiled budget and an update on the state of B.C's economy. You will hear directly from the Province on how the Provincial Budget will affect business owners and the community. Minister Robinson will engage in a Q&A with our members.
Pre-submitted questions will be prioritized for the Q&A session. Please register to submit your question.
Selina Robinson was first elected as the MLA for Coquitlam-Maillardville in 2013.
She previously served as the Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing, where she led record housing investments through the 10-year Homes for BC plan to build housing of all types in communities throughout the province. She also managed major capital investments in public transit through her work with the Mayors’ Council and TransLink and worked tirelessly to support local governments through the pandemic.
As a former city councillor, Selina fought to protect the health of children and families by introducing a local ban on cosmetic pesticides and worked to improve access for people with disabilities as chair of the Coquitlam Universal Access-Ability Advisory Committee.
Before being elected, Selina had a home-based family therapy practice, was the Director of Development for SHARE Family and Community Services and was a Counselling Instructor and Program Developer at the University of British Columbia’s Life and Learning Centre and Vancouver Community College.
Selina lives with her husband Dan in the Ranch Park neighbourhood of Coquitlam-Maillardville, where they raised their now-adult children, Aaron and Leya.