Evaluating Incumbents & Candidates

Please use this form to submit information on incumbent Mayors, Councillors and Trustees or candidates for these positions. Please refer to the Better Choices Candidate Issues and Characteristics document for a full explanation of the kinds of positions we want our endorsed candidates to take, and the kinds of characteristics we want them to have.  Use the space below to comment on the incumbent or candidate’s position on our issues or their personal characteristics. You can fill in your own impressions of incumbents based on visits to Council or School Board meetings, or based on your own impressions of the incumbent or candidate from media coverage or other meetings.  Or use this form to record information gathered from other information sharers.

If you’d rather fill out the form by hand and send it to us, you can print out this .pdf file.

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Will this person run in 2014?
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2014 Position

Please share any information you have on this person's likelihood to run in 2014

Use the space below to comment on the incumbent's position on our issues or their personal characteristics.

Strengthening Our Local Economy (good jobs, buy local, labour relations)

Building an Open and Inclusive Government (citizen engagement, transparency, diversity)

Creating a Liveable and Sustainable Community (environment, transit, managing growth)

Addressing Poverty (living wage, discretionary benefits, housing, homelessness)


Knowledgeable and seeks information



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