Joe Magliocca elected in Ward 2
Newcomer to replace retiring Ald. Gord Lowe
Joe Magliocca beat out five candidates to take the council spot in Ward 2.
With no incumbent seeking re-election, Ward 2 was a race to watch. Veteran Ald. Gord Lowe says it's time to move on from what he considers a great job.
Attention to traffic congestion and growth issues are key to electoral success in this part of the city. Lowe was a key opponent to plans to legalize secondary suites city-wide. How will Magliocca feel about it?
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- Population: 78,341
- Per cent population: 6.8%
- Total dwellings: 27,731
- Percentage of home ownership: 86.90%
- Vacancy rate: 1.79%
- Largest age group: 35-44
- Bicycle: 85 Transit: 3,459 Drove alone: 15,331
- Current alderman: Gord Lowe (retiring)
- Communities: Arbour lake, Citadel, Evanston, Hamptons, Hawkwood, Kincora, Nolan Hill, Ranchlands, Royal Oak, Sage Hill, Sherwood
Public School Board
- WINNER: Joy Bowen-Eyre (Incumbent)
- Roberta Maclise McDonald
- Erin Stabbler
Catholic School Board
- WINNER: Serafino Scarpino (Incumbent)
- Myra D’Souza Kormann
- Torr Haglund