September 23, 2013 12:09 pm
Updated: October 15, 2013 12:34 pm

Candidates running in Alberta’s 2013 municipal elections


On Monday, September 23, Alberta municipalities posted their unofficial lists of candidates running in the upcoming civic elections.

Stony Plain:

Mayor William Choy is acclaimed.

Click here to view the candidates for council in Stony Plain. 

Strathcona County:

Mayoral Candidates: Roxanne Carr and Linda Osinchuk

Click here to view the candidates for council in Strathcona County.  

 Parkland County:

In Parkland County, Mayor Rodney Shaigec has been acclaimed.

To view the candidates for council in Parkland County, click here.

Leduc County:

Once Leduc County councillors are elected, they appoint a mayor from amongst themselves.

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To view the unofficial list of Leduc County candidates, click here. 

Spruce Grove:

According to the unofficial list of candidates, Stuart Houston and Dan Saunders are they mayoral candidates.

To view the candidates for Alderman, click here. 

St. Albert:

In St. Albert, incumbent Nolan Crouse will seek the mayor’s chair once again. Shelley Biermanski is also running.

To see who is running for City Councillor in St. Albert, click here.


In Beaumont, Camille Bérubé, KC MacPherson and Gil Poitras are running for mayor. There are 12 people running for council positions. Click here for more details. 


The unofficial list of candidates shows Sheila Aitken, Anita Fisher and Stephen Lindop running for mayor.

For a complete list of candidates, click here. 


Greg Pasychny is seeking re-election as mayor of Edson for the third term. Robert Wilkinson is also running for the top job.

For a full unofficial list of candidates for Edson, click here.

Wood Buffalo:

Two mayoral candidates will be running against incumbent Melissa Blake. Gene Oullette and Jim Rogers will also run.

For a full list of candidates in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo, click here.

Red Deer:

After more than two decades on council, Morris Flewwelling is stepping down as mayor, so Red Deer will elect a new leader in October. There are five candidates running for the position: William Horn, Cindy Jefferies, Chad Mason, Dennis Trepanier, and Tara Veer.

To view the list of candidates for Red Deer, click here.

Grande Prairie:

Putting their names forward for Mayor are Gladys Blackmore and incumbent Bill Given.

Sixteen candidates are running for eight Councillor seats unofficially following the close of nominations Monday at noon. For a full list click here.

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