Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Voting Day in Burlington

After months of talk and debate it's finally here.

Voting day.

Here's a recap of everything you need to know before heading out to the polls today, Oct. 22..

Who is eligible?

If you’re a Canadian citizen who is over the age of 18 and are a resident of Burlington, or are owner or tenant of a property in Burlington, and are not prohibited from voting by any law, you are eligible to vote today

What you need:

In order to vote people must come prepared with their voter information notices (if they received one), and personal identification that shows their name and address.

Forms of identification can include:

  • Driver’s licence or Ontario photo card
  • Ontario Health Card (photo card)
  • Mortgage statement, lease or rental agreement relating to property in Ontario
  • T4 slip or pay sub

Voting times and locations:

To find out where you're supposed to vote visit the city of Burlington website.

Polling locations in Burlington will be open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. today, Oct. 22.

Who is running?

In this municipal election Burlington voters are voting to elect their mayor, regional chair, town councillor, regional councillor, and school board trustee (HDSB or HCDSB).

The mayoral candidates are as follows:

  • Rick Goldring
  • Marianne Meed Ward
  • Mike Wallace
  • Greg Woodruff

The city and regional councillor candidates for Ward 1 are as follows:

  • Jason Boelhouwer
  • Vince Fiorito
  • Kelvin Galbraith
  • Arlene Iantomasi
  • Andrew Paul Jordan
  • Kevin Lee
  • Garry Milne
  • Tayler Morin
  • Rene Papin
  • Marty Staz
  • Judy Worsley

The city and regional councillor candidates for Ward 2 are as follows:

  • Kimberly Calderbank
  • Michael Jones
  • Lisa Kearns
  • Gerard Shkuda
  • Roland Tanner
  • Walter Wiebe

The city and regional councillor candidates for Ward 3 are as follows:

  • Lisa Cooper
  • Darcy Hutzel
  • Rory Nisan
  • Peter Rusin
  • Gareth Williams

The city and regional councilor candidates for Ward 4 are as follows:

  • Jack Dennison
  • Shawna Stolte

The city and regional councilor candidates for Ward 5 are as follows:

  • Wendy Moraghan
  • Daniel Roukema
  • Paul Sharman
  • Mary Alice St. James
  • Xin Yi Zhang

The city and regional councilor candidates for Ward 6 are as follows:

  • Angelo Bentivegna
  • Blair Lancaster
  • Kinsey Schurm
  • Ken White

The regional chair candidates are as follows:

  • Gary Carr
  • Anne Marsden

The Halton District School Board Trustee candidates for Ward 1 & 2 are as follows:

  • Jason K. Bartlett
  • Vaani Reddy
  • Leah Reynolds

The Halton District School Board Trustee candidates for Ward 3 & 6 are as follows:

  • Andrea Grebenc
  • Diane Miller

The Halton District School Board Trustee candidates for Ward 4 are as follows:

  • Richelle Papin
  • Margo Shuttleworth

The Halton District School Board Trustee candidates for Ward 5 are as follows:

  • Amy Collard

The Halton Catholic District School Board Trustee candidates are as follows:

  • Brenda Agnew
  • Jason Crawford
  • Briana Hamlet
  • Kathleen Hauwert
  • Vincent Iantomasi
  • Danielle C. Ingram
  • Declan Keogh
  • Maria Lourenco
  • Joel MacLeod
  • Benjamin Mathew
  • Tim O’Brien
  • Michelle Perrone-Bonavita
  • Jenna Staskovich

The Conseil scolaire Viamonde candidates are as follows:

  • Denis S. Frawley
  • Pierre Girouard

The Conseil scolaire catholique MonAvenir candidates are as follows:

  • Dominique Janssens

Will you be at the polls?

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