Well, folks, the day is finally here: Nomination Day! Whisper it quietly, and it’s almost like a politico’s night time prayer.
The list below is not finalized. Those who submitted papers have until noon tomorrow to back out, having had a night to sleep on it and decide whether or not they’re suffering from the normal butterflies that some with putting one’s name forward for public office, or if they have a legitimate case of buyer’s remorse over the whole thing. 2 candidates, in the Separate (Catholic) School Board Trustee races, have been acclaimed (no one is running against them, therefore no election is required).Mayor Heather, Larry R. Hunter, Sandra Jackman, Bruce Lord, Jon Nenshi, Naheed K. Papez, Milan Perrault, Norm Sunstrum, Jonathan Joseph Thomson, Carter Councillor, Ward 1 Gillies, Alan Harper, Chris Hilton-O’Brien, John Larabie, Dan Sutherland, Ward Vandenbrink, Judi Councillor, Ward 2 Dowhan, Bernie Magliocca, Joe Poon, Richard Ripley, Shawn Douglas Wong, Terry Councillor, Ward 3 Stevenson, Jim Taj, Tanveer Councillor, Ward 4 Chu, Sean Hartford, Michael David Houston, Blair MacLeod, Gael Shterngartz, Yuri Councillor, Ward 5 Dhaliwal, Pritpal Hearn, Bev Jones, Ray Councillor, Ward 6 Bowles, Bob Connelly, Joe Istvanffy, James Donald Pootmans, Richard Councillor, [...]Read More