Election 2021: City of Red Deer results

Voters in Red Deer head to the polls Oct. 18, 2021. City of Red Deer

The City of Red Deer will have a new leader after former councillor Ken Johnston was elected mayor Monday night.

Michael Dawe, Cindy Jefferies, Dianne Wyntjes, Lawrence Lee, Bruce Muruma, Vesna Higham, Kraymer Barnstable and Victor Doerksen were elected councillors.

The City of Red Deer had six people running for mayor and 30 running for city councillor.

Red Deer has one mayor and eight councillors.

Outgoing mayor Tara Veer decided to not run for re-election. Current councillors S. H. (Buck) Buchanan and Johnston decided to run for the top job.

Current councillors Dawe, Higham, Lee and Wyntjes sought re-election.

Councillors Tanya Handley and Frank Wong decided to not run again.

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A full list of mayoral and council candidates is below.

Mayoral candidates

James Allen
S. H. (Buck) Buchanan
Dwight G. Hickey
Ken Johnston
Bradley James Magee
Jeremy Richard Moore

Council candidates

Graham Barclay
Kraymer Barnstable
Bruce Buruma
Brenda Campbell
Calvin Campbell
Matt Chapin
Stephen (Steve) Coop
Craig Curtis
Michael Dawe (Incumbent)
Victor Doerksen
Grace Joy Engel
Sarah Harksen
Vesna Higham
Hans Huizing
Cindy Jefferies
Sadia, Khan
Chad Krahn
Ryan Andrew Laloge
Lindsay LaRocque
Lawrence Lee (Incumbent)
Nicole (Nikki) Lydiard
Jason MacDonald
Jozef Mihaly
Liam Milaney
Sheyi Olubowale
Harish Ratra
Janise Somer
Lisa Spencer-Cook
Dax Williams
Dianne Wyntjes (Incumbent)

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