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Township of Essa Administration Centre

5786 County Road 21 | Utopia, ON L0M 1T0

Phone: 705-424-9770 Fax: 705-424-2367

Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

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​​​​Certified Candidates

The following is the Certified Listing of Candidates running for office in the upcoming 2018 Municipal Election:

Certified List of Municipal Candidates (Form EL07)
Certified List of School Board Trustees (Form EL07)

Declaration of Acclamation

The following is a listing of candidates that were acclaimed to office for the upcoming 2018 Municipal Election:

Municipal Office - Declaration of Acclamation  (Form EL20)

Contact Information for Municipal Candidates, School Board Trustees and Third Party Advertisers

The following list contains the contact information of candidates running in the 2018 Municipal Election:

Municipal Offices

OFFICE

CANDIDATE NAME

(in Alphabetical Order) ​

​CONTACT INFORMATION

MAYOR​

(to be elected at large)

​David Guergis
Box 2051, Angus
705-424-2424
teamessa@yahoo.ca
​Sandie Macdonald
61 King Street, Angus
​705-424-6844

DEPUTY MAYOR

(to be elected at large)

​Pat MacDonald
​7933 County Road 10, Angus
705-770-0920

Michael Smith

8848 6th Line, Utopia​
705-794-3230

COUNCILLOR

WARD 1

​Archie Duckworth
36 Edenbridge Drive, Angus​
705-424-3065
archieforessa@gmail.com
​Keith White
34 Brian Avenue, Angus
​705-424-2727


COUNCILLOR

WARD 2


​Jim Hunter
8463 8th Line, Utopia​
705-424-0901
Henry Sander​
8304 10th Line, Essa​
705-726-7799

COUNCILLOR

WARD 3

​Ron Henderson
ACCLAIMED
52 Denney Drive, Egbert
​705-424-2850


School Board Trustees

​OFFICE

​CANDIDATE NAME

(in alphabetical order)

​CONTACT INFORMATION

ENGLISH-PUBLIC TRUSTEE

Simcoe County District School Board

(Essa, Borden, Adjala-Tosorontio, Clearview)​ ​


Robert North

​705-796-6486 
rob@2018vote.ca 
Website: 2018vote.ca

​Brandy Rafeek

​705-423-1113
ENGLISH-SEPARATE TRUSTEE

Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board

(Ward 5)​ ​ ​

Cristina Derks-Parsons
​705-391-8877
​Janice Hutchison
​416-420-1168
​FRENCH-PUBLIC TRUSTEE

Conseil scolaire Viamonde Board #58


​​Guy Belcourt​


​705-549-3877

​Saveria Caruso

Campaign Office - ​705-730-3639
Home - 705-733-5244

Eric Lapointe

​705-241-8909​
ericrlapoin​te@yahoo.com
FRENCH-SEPARATE TRUSTEE

Conseil scolaire catholique MonAvenir Board #64​ ​ ​

​​Ryan Malenfant

​Not provided as of July 27, 2018
​Claire Thibideau
​705-309-7295


Registered Third Party Advertisers

The following have filed their Third Party Registration Forms with the Township of Essa:

Name of Third Party

​Date of Filing

​Contact Information

​None currently filed