Joe Chahal withdraws from municipal election race

30 council candidates remain in the running

  • Oct. 22, 2014 11:00 a.m.

The deadline for the withdrawal of candidates for the municipal election expired on Friday and one candidate has dropped out of the race.

Joe (Joginder) Singh Chahal has formally withdrawn his name as a candidate for city council.

There are still 30 candidates running for council, with eight to be elected. There are two candidates for the mayor’s seat  and 16 for school trustee positions, with seven to be elected on Nov. 15.

The election will be held on Nov. 15.