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Edmonton election 2017: Candidates running for mayor and council

City of Edmonton skyline, seen from Saskatchewan Drive on July 31, 2017.
City of Edmonton skyline, seen from Saskatchewan Drive on July 31, 2017. Global News

Edmontonians will head to the polls on Monday, Oct. 16 in the 2017 municipal election.

With the campaign season now underway, there are dozens of people vying for a seat on Edmonton City Council.

FULL COVERAGE: Edmonton election 2017

Council will see at least three new faces this fall, as Ward 9 Councillor Bryan Anderson, Ward 5 Councillor Michael Oshry and Ward 4 Councillor Ed Gibbons are not seeking re-election.

Click on the links below to see who is running for mayor and in each of the city’s 12 wards.

Mayor

Ward 1

Ward 2

Ward 3

Ward 4

Ward 5

Ward 6

Ward 7

Ward 8

Ward 9

Ward 10

Ward 11

Ward 12

To find out when mayoral debates and all-candidate forums are happening, click here.

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In total, 13 people are running for mayor and there are 70 candidates for city council. Twenty people are running to become Edmonton Catholic School Board trustees, while 28 people are running to become Edmonton Public School Board trustees (including one acclamation).