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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