Oak Bay election candidates and voting information

Oak Bay election candidates and voting information

Advance voting available Oct. 10 and 17

The province heads for general municipal election Saturday, Oct. 20. In Oak Bay, residents will elect a mayor and six councillors.

The following candidates have announced their intention to run:

For mayor

Nils Jensen (incumbent) – nilsjensen.ca

Kevin Murdoch (current councillor) – murdoch4mayor.com

For councillor

Esther Paterson esther4council.com

Andrew Stinson electstinson.com

Cairine Green wherewelive.cairinegreen.ca

Isabella Lee isabellaforcouncil.ca

Andrew Appleton appleton4oakbay.ca

Eric Zhelka (incumbent) – ericzhelka.ca

Tara Ney (incumbent) – taraney.ca

Hazel Braithwaite (incumbent) – hazelbraithwaite.ca

Anton Brakhage – 250-598-3053

Ronald Telfer – 778-533-0784 , electronald@shaw.ca

All-candidates meetings

Sept. 22 at Monterey Recreation Centre from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., sponsored by Oak Bay Watch

Sept. 26 at Emmanuel Baptist Church on the corner of Henderson and Cedar Hill X Rd. 7 to 9 p.m., sponsored by the North Oak Bay Community Association

Oct. 11 at Dave Dunnet Community Theatre, Oak Bay High, 7 to 9 p.m., sponsored by the Community Association of Oak Bay

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Voting Opportunities:

• Advance Voting: Wednesday, Oct. 10 at the Oak Bay municipal hall between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

• Advance Voting: Wednesday, Oct. 17 at Student Union Building, University of Victoria between noon and 6 p.m.

• Advance Voting: Wednesday, Oct. 17 at the Oak Bay municipal hall between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

• General Voting Day: Saturday, Oct. 20 between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

Polling Stations for General Voting Day:

Emmanuel Baptist Church – 2121 Cedar Hill X Rd.

Monterey centre – 1442 Monterey Ave.

Monterey school – 851 Monterey Ave.


 

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