ELECTION 2014: 30 candidates for Port Alberni municipal election

City of Port Alberni: with the nominations closed, 23 candidates declare for council and 7 for mayor

With the municipal election nomination period at an end, there are 23 candidates running for six city council positions and seven for mayor.

The council candidates are:

  • Chris Alemany
  • Annette Clement
  • Penny Cote
  • Seva Dhaliwal
  • James Edward (Alberni First)
  • Graham Hughes
  • Pat Kermeen
  • Wendy Kerr (incumbent)
  • Ted McGill
  • Jack McLeman (incumbent, Alberni First)
  • Monty Mearns
  • Malcolm Menninga
  • Sharie Minions (Alberni First)
  • Richard Muller
  • Ron Paulson (Alberni First)
  • Paul G. Pley
  • Bill Randles
  • Denis Sauve
  • Deanna Shanley
  • Charles Thomas
  • Ian Thomas
  • David Tisdale
  • Dan Washington (incumbent)

The mayoral candidates are:

  • Maurice Chopin
  • Hira Chopra
  • John Douglas (incumbent)
  • Mike Ruttan
  • Jacques Savard
  • Cindy Solda
  • Kevin Wright

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