The nomination period for the municipal election is now over

Abbotsford candidate list released as nomination period closes

Eighteen council candidates, six mayoral hopefuls and 17 would-be trustees are running for office

We now know exactly who will be running for office in this fall’s municipal election.

The deadline for nominations closing at 4 p.m. Friday, with 18 declared candidates competing for eight council seats, six vying for the mayor’s chair, and 17 running to be one of seven school trustees.

Find the full lists below with links to any stories we have done. Voters head to the polls Oct. 20.

You can find all our municipal election coverage here.

Mayor:

Council:

School trustee

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