SCARBOROUGH — The Green Party of Ontario is proud to announce that Priyan de Silva has been nominated as its candidate for Scarborough–Rouge Park ahead of the 2022 provincial election. He previously ran for the Ontario Greens within the 2016 by-election and 2018 provincial election.
De Silva is wanting to bring his years of community activism and his nearly twenty years of experience working in public education to Queen’s Park to assist construct a greener, more caring and more equitable Scarborough.
“Priyan has an authentic understanding of the problems that matter most to his neighbours,” Ontario Greens Leader Mike Schreiner said. “He has strong experience as a previous candidate and community activist and is a welcome addition to our growing Ontario Greens team.”
“Ontario Greens are tackling a few of a very powerful problems with our time, including climate change and housing affordability,” de Silva said. I’m proud to run for this party and join them in making real change that can profit Scarborough now and for generations to return.”
De Silva is committed to inspiring and lifting up local youth voices to make sure nobody is left behind.