Correction To Article in BIV

I have to make a correction to a comment that was misattributed to me in a recent article in Business In Vancouver, titled “Angry residents appeal Concord Pacific land assessment” The article states: Bickerton then alleged that the city didn’t … Read more…

24 Hours Gives The Nod

Alex Tsakumis from 24 Hours recommends a Council vote for: “Sean Bickerton (NPA): Terrific community leader with a balanced, fresh approach to every issue across the board.”

Vancouver Observer Weighs In

The Vancouver Observer’s Linda Solomon writes that: NPA City Council candidate Sean Bickerton not only has roots in the Downtown Eastside, he lives there. In an election where every NPA and Vision Vancouver city hall candidate has claimed if elected … Read more…

Georgia Straight’s Slate

The Georgia Straight ran an editorial today recommending candidates for Vancouver council, and included me in a category worth considering: “Bickerton, a former vice president of a major record label (N.B. just to clarify, it was Columbia Artists Management, not … Read more…

Last Candidate Standing

Last Friday I took part in one of the most fun events of the campaign – The Last Candidate Standing. As Replace Magazine’s Sean Ruthen reports: “And rounding out the trio, Sean Bickerton voiced his concerns for minority groups, alluding to the recent … Read more…

Georgia Straight Reviews Creative City Cabaret

The Georgia Straight’s Jesssica Werb reports on Saturday night’s Creative City Cabaret, a talent show of candidates in the civic election: “Some highlights included NPA council candidate Sean Bickerton’s own political poetry.” For my part, I read “The Dangers of Gay … Read more…

Xtra West Dishes Gay Issues With Peter Ladner

 Excerpts from Xtra West interview with Peter Ladner on gay issues.  XtraWest: There was a sense that there was a scrambling to get a gay nominee within a week of rejecting Jamie Lee Hamilton’s application for nomination. How did the … Read more…

Cleanup Efforts Cited by Peter Ladner & Frances Bula

From Frances Bula’s column on the Leadership Vancouver Mayoral Debate: “(Ladner) cited Woodward’s as an example of the kind of project the (Downtown East Side) needs, which has mixed uses and which will “infuse the neighbourhood with social capital.” That … Read more…

Courier Quotes Chapter And Verse …

Mike Howell, writing in today’s Vancouver Courier, quotes a few haiku I penned in 2000 for family in friends in a small book called Millennial Haiku. As Howell writes: This page before me Is white like a snowy field. A … Read more…

Courier Comments Feature Sean Bickerton

From Mike Howell, Staff Writer with the Vancouver Courier:   “NPA council candidate Sean Bickerton is new to politics and just beginning to learn more about the NPA’s history and civic scene. Raised in Surrey, the former Victoria Symphony violinist … Read more…