Oshawa has its first race for the upcoming municipal election — with a challenger candidate and the incumbent mayor to face off in the fall.
The nomination period for the fall municipal election opened on Monday, May 2. In the first days of the nomination period, several people stepped up to run to fill the council seats.
Oshawa’s candidates as of Thursday, May 5 are:
Majors: Dan Carter, Joe Ingino
Ward 2 Regional Councilor: Tito-Dante Marimpietri
Ward 2 City Councilor: Jonathan Giancroce
Ward 4 City Councilor: Kristine Dandavino
Ward 5 Regional Councilor: Brian Nicholson
The election is Monday, Oct, 24. Candidates can file their papers until Nomination Day, on Friday, Aug. 19. Watch durhamregion.com for ongoing updates on the candidates running for local office.