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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.

A large population that doesn't vote, City of Waterloo and student unions hoping more students go to the polls

A large population that doesn't vote, City of Waterloo and student unions hoping more students go to the polls

A campaign is underway to get the vote out in the university district
Length of interviews prompts Chamber to cut controversial questions

Length of interviews prompts Chamber to cut controversial questions

Cambridge Chamber President and CEO Greg Durocher says the interviews were simply too long, and they had to edit them down significantly
Waterloo mayoral candidates forum on 570 NEWS

Waterloo mayoral candidates forum on 570 NEWS

You can listen to it here
Advanced voting also up in Woolwich

Advanced voting also up in Woolwich

The township is offering internet and telephone voting this time
Numbers up at advanced polls in Waterloo

Numbers up at advanced polls in Waterloo

There was a seven per cent increase in turnout compared to the election in 2014
Kitchener mayoral candidates forum on 570 NEWS

Kitchener mayoral candidates forum on 570 NEWS

You can listen to it here
School board trustee candidate calls out sitting MPP for endorsing competitor

School board trustee candidate calls out sitting MPP for endorsing competitor

John Hendry is calling out Catherine Fife for canvassing with trustee candidates
No competition: Number of Ontario communities with acclaimed candidates rising

No competition: Number of Ontario communities with acclaimed candidates rising

The Association of Municipalities of Ontario says the total number of council candidates acclaimed this year stands at 477, up from 390 during the last election cycle
Chamber releases answers of election questionnaire; controversial questions omitted

Chamber releases answers of election questionnaire; controversial questions omitted

Questions asking about religious beliefs, the Catholic church's handling of molestation's and the candidate's marriage situation did not make their videos of municipal election candidates
Local advanced polling stations open up for people with no fixed address

Local advanced polling stations open up for people with no fixed address

Voters had the choice of going to two locations -- St. John's Kitchen or Ray of Hope Community Support Services, both located in Kitchener
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