Ontario municipal election 2018: City of Barrie
The City of Barrie is located in central Ontario on the shores of Georgian Bay within the County of Simcoe. Barrie has a population of 141,434 (2016).
The city is divided into ten wards and residents are represented municipally by 10 city councillors and one mayor.
Jeff Lehman is seeking his third term in office as Barrie’s mayor, while local business owner Ram Faerber is looking to unseat the two-term mayor. Lehman was re-elected as mayor in 2014 after collecting 26,385 votes.
Jeff Lehman (incumbent)
Councillor (10 to be elected)
Yolanda T. Gallo
Rose Romita (incumbent)
Doug Shipley (incumbent)
Barry Ward (incumbent)
Peter Silveira (incumbent)
Steve Trotter (incumbent)
Andrew Prince (incumbent)
Sergio Morales (incumbent) (acclaimed)
Mike McCann (incumbent)
Average household income (2016)
Crime severity index (2016) – municipal/Ont.
Violent crime severity index (2016) – municipal/Ont.
John Brassard (Conservative Party of Canada) – Barrie-Innisfil
Alex Nuttall (Conservative Party of Canada) – Barrie-Springwater-Oro-Medonte
Andrea Khanjin (Progressive Conservative) – Barrie-Innisfil
Doug Downey (Progressive Conservative) – Barrie-Springwater-Oro-Medonte
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