Kitchissippi race pits incumbent against 2 challengers

Jeff Leiper faces off against Daniel Stringer and Oonagh Elizabeth Fitzgerald to represent Ward 15 residents.

Residents will choose between Jeff Leiper, Daniel Stringer and Oonagh Fitzgerald

Kitchissippi incumbent Jeff Leiper is up against two challengers to represent Ward 15 residents: Daniel Stringer and Oonagh Fitzgerald.

Leiper, first elected in 2014, won re-election in 2018, getting just over 85 per cent of the votes cast.

Election day is Monday, Oct. 24. For more information about where and how to vote, visit the city's election page.

Ward at a glance

A map shows the boundaries for Ward 15 Kitchissippi.
A map showing the boundaries for Ward 15 Kitchissippi. (City of Ottawa)

Projected population 2022: 46,624

Projected population 2026: 50,748

Candidates running

CBC Ottawa sent a detailed questionnaire to candidates in this and other wards, and those who responded have their answers below. Candidates were also asked to submit photos of themselves. Where candidates have web sites, those links can be accessed by clicking on the candidate's name.

Oonagh Fitzgerald

(Submitted by Oonagh Fitzgerald)

Jeff Leiper

(©Justin Van Leeuwen)

Daniel Stringer

(Submitted by Dan Stringer)