Candidates declared in Kelowna municipal election

The nomination period for City of Kelowna Mayor, Councillor and School District No. 23 Board of Education School Trustee candidates closed today, Friday, Sept. 14, at 4 p.m.

“We accepted nomination papers from 36 individuals,” said Chief Election Officer Karen Needham, “so now as the nomination period has closed, they are now officially declared candidates for the 2018 Kelowna General Local Election.”

Mayor candidates:

  •          Basran, Colin

  •          Dyas, Tom

  •          Kennedy, Bobby

  •          Schewe, Bob

Councillor candidates:

  •          Bell, Lindsay

  •          Bond, Kevin

  •          Boyer, Mark

  •          Carson, Wayne

  •          Cibinel, Curtis

  •          Dahms, Greg

  •          DeHart, Maxine

  •          Donn, Ryan

  •          Given, Gail

  •          Hodge, Charlie

  •          Hostland, Craig

  •          James, Graeme

  •          Lalli, Amarjit Singh

  •          Lovegrove, Gordon

  •          Piattelli, Jeff

  •          Rajabally, Mo

  •          Sargent, Dustin

  •          Sieben, Brad

  •          Singh, Mohini

  •          Stack, Luke

  •          Van Meeteren, Stef

  •          Wooldridge, Loyal

 

School Trustee candidates:

  •          Bowman, Norah

  •          Cacchioni, Rolli

  •          Frank, Chelsea

  •          Fraser, Joel

  •          Fraser, Julia

  •          Giesbrecht, Terry

  •          Kyle, Stuart

  •          Nierfeld, Joachim

  •          Pagliocchini, Peter

  •          Tiede, Lee-Ann

Voters can view the list of candidates on kelowna.ca/election, along with contact details provided by each candidate.

Kelowna voters will elect the City’s mayor and eight councillors, as well as four school trustees on Oct. 20. Additional advance voting polls are set for Oct. 10, 13, 17, 18 and 19.