Candidate roundup: Kamloops Municipal Election 2018

Kamloops Municipal Election
Election Day — Saturday, Oct. 20

Here you can find Kamloops This Week’s coverage of candidates seeking seats in the mayor’s office, on city council, on the school board and in the Thompson-Nicola Regional District. Our coverage will continue in print and online leading to the Saturday, Oct. 20, election and candidate profiles we publish will be listed below.

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Voting locations

Voters can cast a ballot from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., unless otherwise note, at the following locations on Election Day:

Lloyd George elementary South Kamloops 830 Pine St. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Heritage House Downtown 100 Lorne St. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sahali Mall Lower Sahali 945 West Columbia St. 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
South Sa-Hali elementary Lower Sahali 1585 Summit Dr. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Aberdeen elementary Aberdeen 2191 Van Horne Dr. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Dufferin elementary Dufferin 1880 Hillside Dr. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Valleyview secondary Valleyview 1950 Valleyview Dr. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
R.L. Clemitson elementary Barnhartvale 5990 Todd Rd. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Arthur Hatton elementary North Shore 315 Chestnut Ave. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
NorKam secondary North Shore 730 12th St. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Parkcrest elementary Brocklehurst 2170 Parkcrest Ave. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Westmount elementary Westsyde 745 Walkem Rd. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Arthur Stevenson elementary Westsyde 2890 Bank Rd. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Rayleigh elementary Rayleigh 306 Puett Ranch Rd. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Advance and special voting

Advance voting is available Wednesday, Oct. 10, Thursday, Oct. 11 and Wednesday, Oct. 17 at Heritage House, 100 Lorne St., from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Special voting opportunities will also be held at care homes and at Thompson Rivers University.

Required to vote

Two pieces of identification, including one with a signature are required to cast a ballot. Acceptable identification includes B.C. driver’s licence, B.C. ID card, ICBC owner’s certificate of insurance and vehicle licence, BC Care Card, social insurance card, citizenship card, property tax notice, credit card or debit card, utility bill or income assistance cheque stub. The combined driver’s licence and care card will be considered one piece of identification.

Candidates

The following candidates will appear on the Oct. 20 ballot:

Name Position Profile story Contact information
Ken Christian Mayor Sept. 6, 2018 Email
Facebook
Twitter
William Turnbull Mayor Sept. 18, 2018 Email
Facebook
250-372-5572
Jennifer Dawn Adams Councillor Aug. 9, 2018 Email
Facebook
Nicholas Adams Councillor Aug. 7, 2018 Email
Facebook
250-320-1643
Dale Bass Councillor Sept. 13, 2018 Email
Facebook
250-572-4620
Chris Bose Councillor Sept. 13, 2018 Email
Facebook
Donovan Cavers Councillor Sept. 6, 2018 Email
Facebook
250-852-2264
Corally Delwo Councillor Aug. 22, 2018 Email
Facebook
250-318-0355
Dieter Dudy Councillor Sept. 4, 2018 Email
Facebook
Ray Dhaliwal Councillor July 29, 2018 Email
250-320-5625
Dennis Giesbrecht Councillor Aug. 22, 2018 Facebook
Instagram
250-574-3536
Shawn Harnett Councillor Aug. 28, 2018 Email
250-572-3462
Sadie Hunter Councillor Sept. 13, 2018 Email
Facebook
Instagram
Jimmy Johal Councillor Sept. 28, 2018 Email
Facebook
250-318-0009
Stephen Karpuk Councillor Aug. 29, 2018 Email
Caroline King Councillor - Email
Alison Klie Councillor Aug. 28, 2018 Email
Mike O'Reilly Councillor July 25, 2018 Email
Facebook
250-319-0759
Bill Sarai Councillor Aug. 29, 2018 -
Arjun Singh Councillor Sept. 11, 2018 Email
250-377-1797
Kathy Sinclair Councillor Sept. 4, 2018 Email
250-299-1203
Denis Walsh Councillor Oct. 2, 2018 Facebook
Gerald Watson Councillor Sept. 19, 2018 250-372-8803
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Donovan Cavers School trustee Sept. 6, 2018 Email
Facebook
250-852-2264
Bowen Cooluris School trustee - Email
Facebook
Heather Grieve School trustee Sept. 13, 2018 Facebook
Email
778-472-0077
Adam Jensen School trustee Oct. 4, 2018 Facebook
Kathleen Karpuk School trustee Oct. 2, 2018 Email
250-554-8038
Beat Klossner School trustee Sept. 6, 2018 Facebook
Email
250-851-0505
John O'Fee School trustee Oct. 9, 2018 Email
250-372-8678
Kerri Schill School trustee Sept. 18, 2018 Email
Facebook
778-257-1448
Joe Small School trustee Oct. 2, 2018 Email
250-318-7218
Meghan Wade School trustee Sept. 18, 2018 Email
250-319-6516

KTW is currently contacting candidates for profile stories and will continue to update this list.

Beginning Sept. 26, KTW will publish responses from candidates each week on a number of topics important to the community.

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