Our new city council lineup is eager to have returning councillor Russell Brewer stand for election for the Federation of Canadian Municipalities.
Coastfm news touched base with new Councilor Karen Skadsheim
FCM represents the interests of municipalities on policy and program matters that fall within federal jurisdiction.
Skadsheim says most of the current contingency in FCM represents larger urban centers and having Brewer represent Powell River can help influence policy and programs for the benefit of less densely populated areas in general.
FCM currently has 2 thousand members