May 1st, 2018
AWARE News Network A round-up of who’s running where, on the first official day of the municipal election campaign: Adjala-Tosorontio None listed Barrie Ward 1 Clare Riepma Ward 6 Micheline Robichaud Bradford West Gwillimbury Ward 5 Peter Ferragine Munawar Chudary Clearview None listed Collingw...
Nov 8th, 2014
Mayor Scott Warnock Acclaimed Deputy Mayor Bill Rawson Acclaimed Ward 1 (2 to be elected) Nelson Baumgardner 475 Jim Crawford (E) 597 Norman Delong 118 Sandy Talbot (E) 516 Ward 2 (2 to be elected) Barbara Andrews 259 Gary Burgess 307 Willard Cadeau 432 Lawrence Campbell 311 Steve Dunn 163 Gerard LaC...
Oct 27th, 2014
It’s Election Day. I’m going to vote. The old-fashioned way – I’m actually going there, to a polling station, to mark a “traditional” paper ballot. This tradition, with all its attendant safeguards – a live body that shows up in person, with proof of identity, voting in a public venue under the...
Oct 20th, 2014
UPDATE :Two envelopes, one wit the voter notification card and PIN number and one with the password, were delivered by Canada Post to many addresses across Springwater on October 24, the Friday before the Monday election. By Kate Harries AWARE News Network Electors in Springwater may have concerns ab...
Oct 20th, 2014
Township election page Mayor – Scott Warnock – 705-534-3933 (Incumbent) ACCLAIMED Email: email@example.com Deputy-Mayor – Bill Rawson – 705-534-3803 (Incumbent) ACCLAIMED Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Ward 1 – Nelson Baumgardner – 705-526-6334 (Incumbent) ...
Oct 16th, 2014
By Laurie Watt Barrie Advance Barrie will continue to rely on adding polls at convenient locations, such as recreation centres, and at more times, rather than on offering Internet voting, city clerk Dawn McAlpine says. “For larger municipalities, Internet voting is very, very costly. You have to sen...
Sep 29th, 2014
Who’s keeping your politicians honest? Well, that’s your job, to keep an eye on what they’re up to. Democracy isn’t just about casting a vote at election time, it’s about remaining involved in the government of your community. But what if your politicians duck behind closed doors so you have no idea ...
Sep 19th, 2014
One of the questions on the questionnaire AWARE Simcoe has sent out to candidate is: If elected, will you support the creation of a lobby registry for local and County government? Some candidates – those new to the workings of municipal government – have asked for more information about what w...
Sep 16th, 2014
Midland Mirror TAY TOWNSHIP – Next month’s municipal election will be lacking in drama for residents of Tay Township. Scott Warnock, the incumbent mayor, and Bill Rawson, the deputy mayor, will both stand unopposed in the Oct. 27 vote. Read more ...