List of 2024 candidates

Beginning on March 1, 2024, residents of the municipality can register to run for a position on Regional Council (i.e. for Mayor or Councillor) or as a Member of the Conseil scolaire acadien provincial (CSAP) in the 2024 Municipal and CSAP Election.

When residents register with the Election Office to become a candidate, their name, the position they’re running for, their official agent (if applicable) and the date of their registration is made public (below) in accordance with By-law C-1100 Respecting Campaign Financing

Those registered to run become official candidates during the nomination period.

Candidates

There have been recent electoral district boundary changes, which means that the electoral district you reside in may have changed for the 2024 Election. 

Use our interactive district look-up tool to explore the municipality's 16 electoral districts and determine which district you will be voting in during the 2024 Election.

Candidate(s) for Mayor

Bowser, Clay Thomas
Unofficial candidate for Mayor as of March 12, 2024
Acting as own official agent

Greenough, Nolan
Unofficial candidate for Mayor as of April 10, 2024
Official agent: Megan Baker

Lovelace, Pam
Unofficial candidate for Mayor as of April 30, 2024
Official agent: Jennifer O'Neil

Candidate(s) for Councillor, District 1

Balcom, Chris
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 1) as of April 17, 2024
Official agent: Mike Balcom

Candidate(s) for Councillor, District 7

Breckenridge, William
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 7) as of May 7, 2024
Official agent: Christopher Breckenridge

Cervin, Catherine
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 7) as of March 12, 2024
Acting as own official agent

Lopes, Francisco
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 7) as of April 5, 2024
Acting as own official agent

Murphy, Aodhan
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 7) as of April 2, 2024
Official agent: Nick Archibald

Sonnichsen, Peter
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 7) as of March 22, 2024
Official agent: Angela Curran

White, Laura
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 7) as of March 6, 2024
Official agent: Cameron White

Candidate(s) for Councillor, District 8

Dexter, Evyeneia
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 8) as of April 26, 2024
Acting as own official agent

Frost, Jon
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 8) as of March 6, 2024
Official agent: Stephen Hunter

Hinch, Virginia
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 8) as of April 9, 2024
Acting as own official agent

Purdy, Steven
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 8) as of May 14, 2024
Acting as own official agent

Riopel, Anika
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 8) as of May 2, 2024
Official agent: Scott Miles

Candidate(s) for Councillor, District 9

Cleary, Shawn
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 9) as of March 13, 2024
Official agent: Michelle Cleary

Candidate(s) for Councillor, District 10

Morse, Kathryn
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 10) as of April 18, 2024
Official agent: Peter Jennegren

Candidate(s) for Councillor, District 11

Cuttell, Patricia
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 11) as of May 16, 2024
Official agent: Andrew Murphy

Holland, Bruce
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 11) as of March 7, 2024
Official agent: William Healy

Candidate(s) for Councillor, District 12

Hashmi, Taqiuddin (Taqi)
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 12) as of March 13, 2024
Acting as own official agent

Lake, W.J. Christopher
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 12) as of May 7, 2024
Acting as own official agent

Candidate(s) for Councillor, District 13

O'Leary, Dustin
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 13) as of April 12, 2024
Official agent: Darrell Jessome

Penney, Dawn
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 13) as of March 13, 2024
Acting as own official agent

Profit, John
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 13) as of May 9, 2024
Acting as own official agent

Candidate(s) for Councillor, District 16

Narasimhan, Prathibha
Unofficial candidate for Councillor (District 16) as of April 26, 2024
Acting as own official agent

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