Municipal Elections in Ontario are held every four years on the fourth Monday of October. The next municipal election will be held Monday, October 24, 2022. The last municipal election was held on October 22, 2018, and under the Municipal Elections Act, the four-year term of office for the current municipal council and local school board trustees began on December 1, 2018, and ends on November 14, 2022.
Nominations for Mayor and Council candidates and local school board trustees will open on Monday, May 2, 2022, and will close on August 19, 2022. Individuals interested in running for Mayor or as a member of Council must ensure that their nomination papers are filed with the Municipal Clerk no later than 2:00 p.m. on August 19, 2022, and are not permitted to begin their election campaign until their papers are filed with the Clerk’s Office. For all candidates elected or acclaimed, the new four-year term of office will begin on November 15, 2022.
Candidates Frequently Asked Questions
For info click the link Candidate Info Brochure – Gore Bay
2022 LIST OF CERTIFIED CANDIDATES
Candidate Name Office
Maureen “MO” Armstrong, 410 Armstrong Road, Gore Bay Mayor
Ron Lane, 1 Eleanor Street, Gore Bay Mayor
Paulie Nodecker, 50 Fraser Street, Gore Bay Councillor
Aaron Wright, 4 Vanhorn Street, Gore Bay Councillor
Kelly Chaytor, 2 Vanhorn Street, Gore Bay Councillor
Terry Olmstead, 26 Hall Street, Gore Bay Councillor
Leeanne Woestenenk, 55 Water Street, Gore Bay Councillor
Dan Osborne, 4 Borron Street, Gore Bay Councillor
Ken Blodget, 1 Main Street, Gore Bay Councillor
English Public School Board Trustee – One Trustee to be elected
Lisa E. Corbiere-Addison
If you are a resident, owner, or tenant of property in the municipality, a Canadian citizen, and at least 18 years of age, you are eligible to vote in the upcoming municipal and school board elections.
We all play a role in ensuring a fair electoral system and it is the responsibility of every elector to make sure their information is up-to-date and accurately reflected for electoral purposes. By logging into voterlookup.ca, eligible electors can:
- Confirm or update their electoral information;
- Add an elector name to an address; and
- Change school support.
The Voter Look Up site is owned and managed by the Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) who is legislatively responsible for collecting occupant information (name, date of birth, citizenship, and school support) for municipal, District Social Services Administration Boards, and school board elections, and keeping up-to-date population figures for every municipality in Ontario.