Members

Councillor Derek Dang

Councillor Derek Dang

Derek first served on Council from 1996 to 2001, and was re-elected on November 16, 2002.  He was re-elected to Council in 2005, 2008, 2011 and 2014.

Derek is Vice Chair of the Community Safety Committee, and is a member of the following Standing Committees of Council:  Finance; General Purposes and Public Works and Transportation. He is the Chair of the Major Facility Building/Project Technical Advisory Committee and serves as Council liaison to the Economic Advisory Committee; the Minoru Seniors Society; the Heritage Commission; the Richmond Community Services Advisory Committee; the Richmond Intercultural Advisory Committee; and, the Hamilton Community Association. 

Derek lives in the community of Richmond with his wife Margaret and their two children who are in the Richmond school system.  Through his work on Council, Cllr. Dang enjoys being able to help residents with their issues. 

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