Municipal Election

Number of Abbotsford council candidates up to 16

Number of Abbotsford council candidates up to 16

Online documents add three names to council list, one to mayoral contest

Number of Abbotsford council candidates up to 16
Shirley Wilson. (Submitted photo)

Shirley Wilson seeks re-election as Abbotsford school district trustee

Wilson has been a trustee since 2005 and chair of the school board since December 2016

Shirley Wilson. (Submitted photo)
Eric Nyvall says he will run for mayor in this fall’s municipal election. Submitted.

Abbotsford mayoral candidate credits paramedics with saving father’s life

Eric Nyvall paused his campaign over the weekend after his father suffered a serious heart attack

Eric Nyvall says he will run for mayor in this fall’s municipal election. Submitted.
Notification cards are in the mail this month. (Elections BC)

Voter registration push begins for B.C. referendum

Province-wide notification coming for mail-in vote

Notification cards are in the mail this month. (Elections BC)
Paul Redekopp

Redekopp running for Abbotsford council

Former Restore GM finished 11th in 2014 municipal vote

Paul Redekopp
Delta mayor Lois Jackson will run for a council seat in the October municipal election on George Harvie’s Achieving for Delta slate. (Submitted)

Delta’s 19-year mayor Lois Jackson to run for council

Jackson joins George Harvie’s Achieving for Delta slate

Delta mayor Lois Jackson will run for a council seat in the October municipal election on George Harvie’s Achieving for Delta slate. (Submitted)
Rhonda Pauls (centre left) has announced her bid for re-election to the Abbotsford School District’s board of education, the first current trustee to publicly announce a re-election campaign.

Rhonda Pauls to seek re-election for Abbotsford school board

Pauls has served 7 years over 2 terms so far, and notes 6 years on parent advisory council

Rhonda Pauls (centre left) has announced her bid for re-election to the Abbotsford School District’s board of education, the first current trustee to publicly announce a re-election campaign.
Eric Nyvall has put his mayoral campaign on hold after his father suffered a heart attack on Saturday. Submitted.

Father’s heart attack pauses Nyvall’s Abbotsford mayoral campaign

Eric Nyvall ‘going to chill out for a few days as a family’ after father’s heart attack

Eric Nyvall has put his mayoral campaign on hold after his father suffered a heart attack on Saturday. Submitted.
Abbotsford board of education trustee Cindy Schafer (left) says she is not running in the upcoming election, marking the first current trustee to make a public announcement on the matter.

Schafer won’t seek re-election to Abbotsford school board

Schafer marks first incumbent trustee to publicly announce intentions in upcoming election

Abbotsford board of education trustee Cindy Schafer (left) says she is not running in the upcoming election, marking the first current trustee to make a public announcement on the matter.
Kuldeep Singh. Submitted photo

Kuldeep Singh adds his name to Abbotsford school board race

Singh is a mortgage consultant with volunteer experience in a variety sectors

Kuldeep Singh. Submitted photo
Abbotsford school board candidate pitches bid as newcomer

Abbotsford school board candidate pitches bid as newcomer

Michael Battel, account manager at Freeman Signature, has entered the race for school board

Abbotsford school board candidate pitches bid as newcomer
UPDATED: Here’s how to find Abbotsford candidates on social media

UPDATED: Here’s how to find Abbotsford candidates on social media

Abbotsford News list of local council and mayoral candidates’ social media presence

UPDATED: Here’s how to find Abbotsford candidates on social media
Josh Reynolds running for seat on Abbotsford council

Josh Reynolds running for seat on Abbotsford council

Founder of local marketing agency says he will focus on housing and promoting small business

Josh Reynolds running for seat on Abbotsford council
Nomination period kicks off for B.C.’s 2018 municipal elections
Nomination period kicks off for B.C.’s 2018 municipal elections
Coun. Les Barkman

Abbotsford councillor says slate’s control of votes has encouraged complacency

Analysis showed vast majority of council votes unanimous, with Barkman most-frequent dissenter

Coun. Les Barkman
Earl Storey. (Submitted photo)

Earl Storey submits bid for Abbotsford trustee seat

He’s an account manager and volunteers in his industry, in sports and with his church

Earl Storey. (Submitted photo)
Mayor Henry Braun (right) says Coun. Moe Gill’s claim that his friends and family have benefitted while he was mayor are ‘an absolute fabrication.’

Abbotsford councillor refuses to lay out details behind favouritism allegations

Mayoral candidate says under no obligation to have details ready to substantiate claims

Mayor Henry Braun (right) says Coun. Moe Gill’s claim that his friends and family have benefitted while he was mayor are ‘an absolute fabrication.’
Korky Neufeld. (Submitted photo)

Korky Neufeld seeks re-election for Abbotsford schools

Neufeld heading back to local politics after an attempt at the federal Conservative Party

Korky Neufeld. (Submitted photo)
Abbotsford City Hall File photo

As campaign nears, City of Abbotsford holds info session for would-be politicians

City holding information session for those considering running for mayor or council seats

Abbotsford City Hall File photo
Dao Tran to run for council

Dao Tran to run for council

Abby Bike Shop owner has volunteered at numerous causes in three decades since arrival in Abbotsford

Dao Tran to run for council