Ottawa residents head to the polls on Monday, Oct. 27 to elect their municipal representatives: the mayor and the city councillors and school trustees in their wards.
- Ottawa votes 2014: Candidates for mayor
Candidates have until Sept. 12 to file their nomination papers, but with the election season getting underway on Aug. 28, we provide here a first look at who's running where and key dates in the election.
For a complete ward-by-ward look at city councillor candidates, click on the Google Fusion Table Map above. Wards in which incumbents are not seeking re-election are coloured red in the table.
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Election day on CBC Ottawa
Our coverage on Oct. 27 begins immediately after polls close with a special hour of programming from 8 to 9 p.m. ET on television, radio and online. Reporters will be providing live updates from some of the most hotly contested wards in Ottawa with analysis from political insiders including U of O political sciences professor Caroline Andrew and outgoing city councillors Maria McRae and Peter Hume.
Television and radio coverage will be available via live-stream at www.cbc.ca/ottawa along with immediate election results as they are announced.
- CBC Television, 8 – 9 p.m.
- CBC Radio One, 91.5 FM, 8 - 9 p.m.
- Online: www.cbc.ca/ottawa
- Ward 2, Innes
- Ward 3, Barrhaven
- Ward 4, Kanata North
- Ward 5, West Carleton-March
- Ward 6, Stittsville
- Ward 7, Bay Ward
- Ward 9, Knoxdale-Merivale
- Ward 10, Gloucester-Southgate
- Ward 11, Beacon Hill-Cyrville
- Ward 12, Rideau-Vanier
- Ward 13, Rideau-Rockcliffe
- Ward 14, Somerset
- Ward 15, Kitchissippi
- Ward 16, River
- Ward 17, Capital
- Ward 18, Alta Vista
- Ward 19, Cumberland
- Ward 20, Osgoode
- Ward 21, Rideau-Goulbourn
- Ward 22, Gloucester-South Nepean
- Ward 23, Kanata South
Key dates in the election
- Aug. 28 First day an election sign can be placed on private property.
- Sept. 12 Final day to nominate candidates for election. Also final day for candidates to withdraw nomination.
- Sept. 27 First day an election sign can be placed on public property.
- Oct. 1-3 Special advance voting days (8 a.m. to 8 p.m.)
- Oct. 9 First advance voting day (10 a.m. to 8 p.m.)
- Oct. 18 Second advance voting day (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
- Monday, Oct. 27 Voting day (10 a.m. to 8 p.m.)