Waterloo Region municipal election candidate list finalized

The final candidates have filed for October elections across Waterloo Region and Guelph. Three councillors have been acclaimed in unopposed races.

The full list of Waterloo Region candidates who will be vying for municipal office in this October's municipal election – including three council hopefuls who will be acclaimed – has been finalized.

The filing deadline for candidates seeking election passed at 2 p.m. on Friday.

City clerks have confirmed three acclaimed councillors, who are all running unopposed:

  • John Gazzola in Kitchener's Ward 3.
  • Bob Mavin in Waterloo's Ward 1.
  • Melissa Durrell in Waterloo's Ward 7.

The final list of mayoral and regional chair candidates:

Region of Waterloo Chair:

  • Jay Aissa
  • Oscar (Oz) Cole-Arnal
  • Moira-Sharon Magee
  • Robert Milligan
  • Paul A. Myles
  • Ken Seiling
  • John (Johann) Wolf

Kitchener Mayor:

  • Daniel Glenn-Graham
  • Peter Martin
  • Slavko Miladinovic
  • James Rhodes
  • Berry Vrbanovic

​Waterloo Mayor:

  • Dave Jaworsky
  • Dave Macdonald
  • Rami Said
  • Erika Traub

Cambridge Mayor:

  • Doug Craig
  • Linda Whetham
  • ​Paul Tavares
  • Andrew Johnson
  • Sardool Bhogal
  • Sandra Hill
  • Harpinder Singh

Guelph Mayor:

  • Cam Guthrie
  • John Legere
  • Nicholas A. Ross
  • Karen Farbridge
  • Joseph St. Denis
  • Jason Blokhuis
  • Andrew Donovan

Here are the complete listings of all mayoral, chair and council candidates: