ELECTION 2014: 11 candidates declared for SD70 school board election

School District 70: 11 candidates running for school board

With the local election nomination period at an end, 11 candidates have declared for SD70 school board. There are seven trustee positions available, six of which are for AV & Rural #11 and one is for West Coast #2.

The candidates are:

  • Gurmail Aujla (West Coast #2)
  • John Bennie (incumbent, AV & Rural #1)
  • Rosemarie Buchanan (incumbent, AV & Rural #1)
  • Pam Craig (incumbent, AV & Rural #1)
  • Pat Dahlquist (incumbent, AV & Rural #1)
  • Dennis Dalla-Vicenza (AV & Rural #1)
  • Gaelle Frey (incumbent, AV & Rural #1)
  • Irene Jacobson (AV & Rural #1)
  • Jane Jones (AV & Rural #1)
  • Michael McLeman (AV & Rural #1)
  • Larry Ransom ((incumbent, AV & Rural #1)

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