Polls open on Thursday for Ontario voters.

CBC Windsor is providing its audience with snapshots of the candidates in the three Windsor area ridings.

Today, the four Essex candidates from the major parties let voters know what they consider the most important issue in the riding. 

In Essex the candidates are: Taras Natyshak, running for the NDP, Crystal Meloche for the Liberals, Ray Cecile for the Progressive Conservatives, and Mark Vercouteren for the Green Party of Ontario.

Watch the video to see what each considers the most important issue in their riding.

Click the audio box to learn more about each candidate.