Comox council to have a new look

Comox council to have a new look

New mayor to be voted in, and only two of six incumbents seeking re-election to council

The town of Comox will have a new leader on Oct. 20, as Mayor Paul Ives is not running for re-election.

Russ Arnott, who was a councillor this past term, and newcomer to the town political scene, Tom Diamond, will vie for the position on election day.

Town council will also have a new look, with only two of the six incumbents seeking re-election.

The list of candidates for town council include (in alphabetical order) Alex Bissinger, Don Davis, Ron Freeman, Ken Grant, Chris Haslett, Stephanie McGowan, Pat McKenna, Nicole Minions and Maureen Swift.

Grant and Swift are the two incumbents.

A total of six councillors will be elected.

Randi Baldwin and Tonia Frawley will run for the school trustee seat.

There will be advance poll voting opportunities on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 8 a.m.- 8. P.m. at the Town of Comox Community Centre (1855 Noel Ave.), Saturday, Oct. 13, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the council chambers at 1801B Beaufort Ave. , Monday, Oct. 15, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at council cambers, and Wednesday, Oct. 17, 8 a.m.- 8. P.m. at the Town of Comox Community Centre.

Comox

Be Among The First To Know

Sign up for a free account today, and receive top headlines in your inbox Monday to Saturday.

Sign Up with google Sign Up with facebook

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Reset your password

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

A link has been emailed to you - check your inbox.



Don't have an account? Click here to sign up