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Information for Candidates

A person who is eligible to be a candidate can file a nomination paper with the Town clerk, or designate at Town Hall.  To ensure availability of staff, please call for an appointment 705-429-3844.

Nomination papers will be accepted from May 1 to July 26, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and on July 27, 2018 (Nomination Day) from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. The nomination paper must be filed in person by either the candidate or the candidate’s agent. Candidates are required to provide identification which includes their name and address. Nomination papers cannot be faxed or submitted electronically; original signatures are a requirement. The Municipal Elections Act does not permit faxed, copied or digital signatures on election documents.

During the appointment, the declaration section of the nomination paper must be signed in front of a Commissioner of Oaths Clerk’s Office. If an agent is filing the nomination on behalf of a candidate, the candidate’s declaration must also be signed in front of a Commissioner of Oaths prior to the agent filing the paper with the clerk.  You must also submit 25 endorsement signatures on the prescribed form from people who are eligible to vote in Wasaga Beach, as well as the appropriate nomination fee. The nomination filing fee is $200 for the office of the mayor and $100 for all other offices. The filing fee is payable by cash, debit, certified cheque or money order made payable to the Town of Wasaga Beach.

As per the election advertising and sign By-law 2018-52, Campaign Advertising may not commence until August 27, 2018

Candidates are required to comply with all provision of the by-law. See here:

Signage - Election Advertising Sign By-Law

                                                                                                              

List of certified candidates

List of certified candidates

Candidates

Mayor

Nina Bifolchi

705-352-6571

nina@ninabifolchi.ca

Brian Smith

705-818-3886

brian@briansmithformayor.com


Deputy Mayor

Sylvia Bray

705-888-1131

sylvia.bray@me.com

Bonnie Smith

705-220-9147

bonniewasaga@gmail.com


Council

Steve Andrew Anthony

705-422-2029

steveanthony02@gmail.com

​Joe Belanger

705-816-0733

joebelanger2016@gmail.com

Robert Bortlisz

705-422-1880

r.bortlisz@gmail.com

Jess Craven

705-352-0435

sayyestojess2018@gmail.com

Ron Ego

705-518-8888

ronego@rogers.com

Leslie R. Farkas

416-509-1301

lesliefarkas@hotmail.com

David Foster

705-429-6263

wasagadave@rogers.com

Wendy Fox

705-429-6371

wendyfox112168@yahoo.ca

Mark Kinney

705-429-7049

markkine@rogers.com

James A. Kowbel

647-330-6825

jameskowbel@hotmail.com

Kurt Lehmann

705-717-2229

electkurtlehmann@gmail.com

David Matthews

705-429-1155

davidmatthews_10@hotmail.com

Patrice McCammon

705-443-0170

patricemccammon@yahoo.ca

Dean Robinson 

705-441-3146

robinson.web1@outlook.com

Alexander Stone

705-446-5687

alexanderstone@live.ca

George Watson

george10902@sympatico.ca

705-309-7653

Stan Wells

705-429-3239

stanwells2018@hotmail.com

Richard White

705-446-7939

richard@richardwhite.ca

School Board

Guy Belcourt

Conseil scolaire Viamonde

705-549-3877

guy.belcourt@yahoo.com

Saveria Caruso

Conseil scolaire Viamonde

705-730-3639

garigue53@yahoo.com

Hugh Caulfield

Simcoe County District School Board

705-352-0767

hugh.caulfield@yahoo.ca

Peter Fracassi

Simcoe-Muskoka Catholic District School Board

416-624-9595

peterfrac@gmail.com

Eric Lapointe

Conseil scolaire Viamonde

705-241-8909

ericlapointe@yahoo.com

Ryan Malenfant

Conseil scolaire catholique MonAvenir

Brian McWilliams

Simcoe County District School Board

905-845-8704

bbion@excite.com

Robert Potter

Simcoe County District School Board

705-445-1514

rpotter18@sympatico.ca

705-445-1514

Tanya Snell

705-229-8873

tanya@outreachmarketinggroup.ca

Simcoe County District School Board

Claire Thibideau

Conseil scolaire catholique MonAvenir

705-309-7295

claire24@live.ca

WITHDRAWN

Donald Blais​/Conseil scolaire catholique MonAvenir Board