Esquimalt

As of the 2016 Census, 17,655 people lived in Esquimalt. Population growth was 8.9% when compared to 2011. Esquimalt is geographically small, occupying a 7-square kilometre area. The average age is 43.

Mayoral Candidates

Website/Social Media

Final Vote Count

Barb Desjardins (incumbent)  Website | Facebook | Twitter 2,919*
John Roe Facebook | Twitter 1,128

 

Council Candidates (6)

Website/Social Media

Final Vote Count

Tim Morrison (incumbent) Website | Facebook | Twitter 2,705*
Jacob Helliwell  Website | Facebook 2,575*
Meagan Brame (incumbent)  Facebook | Twitter 2,556*
Lynda Hundleby (incumbent)  Website | Facebook 2,518*
Jane Vermeulen  Website | Facebook | Twitter 2,422*
Ken Armour  Website | Facebook | Twitter 2,176*
Chris Munkacsi Website | Facebook | Twitter 1,605
Veronica Greer Facebook | Twitter 1,457
Stephane Vaudandaine   1,264
Andrew Hrushowy   580

Ballot Question(s):

2014 Results

Mayor

Result

x Barb Desjardins 3,180
John Ducker 962
Scott Attril 196
David Shebib 25
   

 

Council

 
x Susan Low 2,749
x Tim Morrison 2,550
x Meagan Brame 2,550
x Beth Burton-Krahn 2,347
x Lynda Hundleby 2,345
x Olga Liberchuk 1,809
Mark Salter 1,748
Bob McKie 1,606
Brenda O’Connor 1,123
Rod Lavergne    775
David Schinbein                761
Josh Steffler 726
   

2014 Ballot Question(s):

Are you in favour of the Township of Esquimalt exploring options to achieve efficiencies by further sharing some services with other municipalities? 'YES' or 'NO'

•Yes – 3,731
•No – 578

Are you in favour of exploring the reduction of the number of municipalities within Greater Victoria through amalgamation? 'YES ‘or 'NO'

•Yes – 2,905
•No – 1,404

2014 Voter Turnout: 30.3%​