Windsor City Hall. (Photo by Alexandra Latremouille)

Municipal Election Nomination Period Opens

Anyone interested in running for municipal office in the 2018 election can start registering May 1, 2018.

The nomination period officially opens Tuesday and runs until Friday, July 27 at 2pm. Interested parties must fill out two forms and return them to the municipal offices of the town they are running in.

“A candidate is now required to hand in a fully completed endorsement form with 25 signatures of endorsers who are endorsing their nomination, this is new this year,” says Chuck Scarpelli, manager of elections with the City of Windsor.

For more information on how to register as a candidate in the next election visit the City of Windsor website or the Ministry of Municipal Affairs website.

The 2018 municipal election is October 22, 2018. At that time residents will vote for their mayor, councilor(s) and school trustees.