Friday was the nomination deadline for all candidates who will be running in the 2018 Municipal Elections.
The election is on Oct. 20, 2018 but there are some advance polling dates below as well.
So far there are three chances for the public to meet candidates for mayor and council.
The first all-candidates’ meeting is focused on business, Oct. 3, 6-9 p.m. at the Cultural Centre, for council candidates, hosted by the DT Chilliwack BIA and Chilliwack Chamber of Commerce. Next is on Oct. 10, at the Cultural Centre, hosted by the Chilliwack Cultural Centre, for mayor and council.
Then on Oct 11, there is one for mayoral candidates, at the Cultural Centre, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Finally on Oct. 15 there is a meeting planned for mayoral and council candidates at the Yarrow Community Centre, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The Chief Election officer for the 2018 Local Government Election is P. Carol Friesen.
Anyone with questions can call 604-793-2986.
Click on the names of candidates highlighted to link to their campaign Facebook pages or websites.
Candidates in the election (and whether they are incumbent/served in different capacity/no experience):
Brigida Crosbie – None
Sharon Gaetz – Incumbent
Ken Popove – Served different
Dave Rowan – None
Sam Waddington – Served different
Sue Attrill – Incumbent
Terry Cross – None
Louis De Jaeger – None
Cameron Hull – None
Chris Kloot – Incumbent
Jason Lum – Incumbent
Patti MacAhonic – None
Sandy Mathies – None
Bud Mercer – None
Lisa Morry – None
Jeff Shields – None
Ken Smith – None
Debora Soutar – None
Harv Westeringh – None
School Board (7)
Chris Braun – None
Dan Coulter – Incumbent
Silvia Dyck – Incumbent
Darrell Furgason – None
Kelly Janveaux – None
Kaethe Jones – None
Peter Lang – None
Heather Maahs – Incumbent
Brian Mielke – None
Jared Mumford – None
Barry Neufeld – Incumbent
Michael Prill – None
Willow Reichelt – None
Meghan Reid – None
Natalie Sache – None
David Swankey – None
Erma E Vietorisz – None
Fraser Valley Regional District
Lloyd Forman – Electoral Area A (Boston Bar/North Bend/Canyon Alpine) – Unknown/Undisclosed
Terry Raymond – Electoral Area A (Boston Bar/North Bend/Canyon Alpine) – Incumbent
Peter Adamo – Electoral Area B (Yale/Dogwood Valley/Sunshine Valley/Laidlaw/Choate/Othello/Spuzzum) Unknown/Undisclosed
Dennis Adamson – Electoral Area B (Yale/Dogwood Valley/Sunshine Valley/Laidlaw/Choate/Othello/Spuzzum) Incumbent
Matthew Steberl – Electoral Area B (Yale/Dogwood Valley/Sunshine Valley/Laidlaw/Choate/Othello/Spuzzum) Unknown/Undisclosed
Wendy Bales – Electoral Area C (Hemlock Valley/Harrison Mills/Lake Errock/Morris Valley) – Unknown/Undisclosed
Annie Silver – Electoral Area C (Hemlock Valley/Harrison Mills/Lake Errock/Morris Valley) – Unknown/Undisclosed
Mel Waardenburg – Electoral Area C (Hemlock Valley/Harrison Mills/Lake Errock/Morris Valley) – Unknown/Undisclosed
Bill Dickey – Electoral Area D (Popkum/Bridal Falls) – Incumbent
Jeff Bonner – Electoral Area E (Chilliwack River Valley) – Unknown/Undisclosed
Orion Engar – Electoral Area E (Chilliwack River Valley) – Incumbent
Ray Boucher – Electoral Area F (McConnell Creek/Hatzic Prairie) – Incumbent
Hugh Davidson – Electoral Area F (McConnell Creek/Hatzic Prairie) – Unknown/Undisclosed
Laurie Larson – Electoral Area G (Nicomen Island/Deroche/ Dewdney/Hatzic Island/Portion of Sumas Mtn) – Unknown/Undisclosed
Al Stobbart – Electoral Area G (Nicomen Island/Deroche/ Dewdney/Hatzic Island/Portion of Sumas Mtn) – Incumbent
Taryn Dixon Electoral Area H (Columbia Valley/Cultus Lake/Lindell Beach) – Incumbent
Cultus Lake Park Board Commissioner (5):
*Two to be elected from Chilliwack, three from Cultus Lake
Darcy Bauer – Chilliwack – Incumbent
Pat Quigley (Patrick Eugene Quigley) – Chilliwack – None
David Renwick – Chilliwack – Incumbent
Joe Lamb – Cultus Lake – Incumbent
Larry Payeur – Cultus Lake- Incumbent
Casey Smit – Cultus Lake – None
Monday, January 1, 2018 – Friday, September 21, 2018
Saturday, September 22, 2018 – Saturday, October 20, 2018
Advance Voting Days – Chilliwack City Hall
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 – 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 – 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
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