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Municipal Election 2018

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Voting day is Oct. 22

Region of Waterloo

There are four candidates in the race to replace Ken Seiling as Regional Chair.

They are former Waterloo City Councillor Jan d'Ailly, former North Dumfries Mayor Rob Deutschmann, former MP and current Regional Councillor Karen Redman, and Jay Aissa.

If you want to see who is running for a councillor position click here.

Kitchener

There will be four names on the ballot for mayor.

Incumbent Berry Vrbanovic is up against Jiri Marek, Narine Sookram and Myron Steinman.

You can find the list of candidates for city councillor and school board trustee here.

Waterloo

Current Mayor Dave Jaworsky will be opposed by Chris Kolednik and Kelly Steiss.

You can find out who is running as a city councillor as well as school board trustee here.

Cambridge

Current Mayor Doug Craig is up against Randy Carter, former MPP Kathryn McGarry, Colin Tucker and Ben Tucci.

You can find the list of candidates for city councillor and school board trustee here.

North Dumfries Township

Current Mayor Sue Foxton is up against Martin Harrison.

The list of candidates running for council and school board trustee is here.

Wilmot Township

Current Mayor Les Armstrong will be running against John Jordan.

A list of candidates for council and the area school boards can be found here.

Wellesley Township

Current mayor Joe Nowak will be opposed by Bernia Wheaton.

A list of candidates for council and school board trustee can be found here.

Woolwich

Mayor Sandy Shantz was acclaimed.

A list of candidates for council and school board trustee can be found here.

Over 1,000 signs seized during municipal election

Over 1,000 signs seized during municipal election

A determination has not been made on fines, but the region is still looking into some issues surrounding sign placement
Nearly half of elected positions in the region held by women now

Nearly half of elected positions in the region held by women now

However, the region is still lacking in representation in other areas
Regional Chair-elect Redman focused on relationship building

Regional Chair-elect Redman focused on relationship building

She says priority number one will be forming a working relationship with the new council
Landslide win for Karen Redman, will be next regional chair

Landslide win for Karen Redman, will be next regional chair

The former Liberal MP received over 62 per cent of the vote
Joe Nowak wins close race in Wellesley, mayor already acclaimed in Woolwich

Joe Nowak wins close race in Wellesley, mayor already acclaimed in Woolwich

Nowak only defeated Bernia Wheaton by 23 votes
Possibility of re-count looming in Waterloo

Possibility of re-count looming in Waterloo

Royce Bodily won the Ward 2 seat over John McCarthy by 19 votes, but the votes are unofficial
Ranked voting decision in Cambridge up to new council

Ranked voting decision in Cambridge up to new council

Voter turnout was not high enough to make it binding even though 56 percent of voters said 'yes'
A look at school board trustees elected across region

A look at school board trustees elected across region

You can check out the list here
'I accept the decision of the people of Cambridge'

'I accept the decision of the people of Cambridge'

Doug Craig reacting to losing the mayor's race to Kathryn McGarry
A look at who was elected as councillors Monday

A look at who was elected as councillors Monday

Waterloo saw the most change. There will be four new faces on council
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