Candidates

List of Candidates

The following nominations for municipal offices for the 2018 Municipal Election have been certifed as at July 30, 2018:

Mayor

Councillors

 

The following nominations for school board offices for the 2018 Municipal Election have been acclaimed and certified as at July 30, 2018

Upper Canada District School Board (English Public)

Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario (English Catholic)

Conseil scolaire de district catholique de l’est ontarien (French Catholic)

  • Michel Pilon 613-937-0473

Conseil des écoles publiques de l’Est de l’Ontario (French Public)

 

Information for Candidates

This section provides all the information that candidates will need, and will be updated on a regular basis.

 Forms and Documents for Candidates
 Nomination Period is now Closed
A person may be nominated for office in the 2018 municipal election by filing a Nomination Paper (Form 1) and Endorsement of Nomination (Form 2) with along with a nomination filing fee of $200 for Mayor and $100 for all other offices, payable by cash, debit card, certified cheque or money order. The forms can be filed in person or through an agent but must be signed by the candidate.

A nomination form may also be filed in the office of the Returning Officer or Designate during the period set out below.

Nominations must be submitted during regular business hours between May 1 and July 26, 2018, at the office of the Clerk, 360 Pitt Street, Cornwall. Nomination papers may also be filed between 8:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. on July 27, 2018 (Nomination Day).

 How to be Nominated

• Obtain a Nomination Paper (Form 1) from the City Clerk's office (Returning Officer) or Designate, or from the City's web site: elections@cornwall.ca

• Clearly indicate the name and address of the person to be nominated and all other information required.

• A person seeking office must be a qualified elector in the municipality or district school board.

• Obtain an Endorsement of Nomination (Form 2) from the City Clerk’s office (Returning Officer) or Designate or from the City’s web site: elections@cornwall.ca

• The nomination of a person for an office on a council (Mayor and Councillor) must be endorsed by at least 25 persons that are eligible to vote on the day that they sign the endorsement.  They must clearly indicate their name and address when endorsing the nomination and all other information required.

• A person seeking office for a district school board must be a qualified elector and supporter of the district school board.

• Nomination papers will be received by the Chief Returning Officer or Designate as described in this notice.

 Offices to be Elected
 

Mayor - One (1) to be elected at large

Councillors - Ten (10) to be elected at large

Trustees:

• Upper Canada District School Board (English Public): One (1) trustee to be elected to represent the City of Cornwall

• Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario (English Catholic): Two (2) trustees to be elected, representing the City of Cornwall, South Glengarry and North Glengarry

• Conseil scolaire de district catholique de l’est ontarien (French Catholic): One (1) trustee to be elected to represent the City of Cornwall

• Conseil des écoles publiques de l’Est de l’Ontario (French Public): One (1) trustee to be elected to represent the city of Cornwall, South and North Dundas, South and North Stormont, South and North Glengarry

City Clerk
360 Pitt Street
Cornwall, Ontario
K6J 3P9

613-930-2787 ext 2316 Phone
613-933-1860 Fax

mlevesque@cornwall.ca

 Candidate and Third Party Advertiser Information Session was held on June 20, 2018
In preparation for the 2018 Municipal Election, the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and the City of Cornwall co-hosted a free Candidate and Third Party Advertiser Information Session at the Cornwall Public Library located at 45 Second Second Street East in Cornwall (K6H 1Y3).

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Afternoon Session:  2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.  

Evening Session:  6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

 

 

2018 Cornwall Elections