Many former mayors, councillors now in the Leg

Almost 40 per cent of the 85 elected candidates in last week’s general election had previous experience in local governments.

Twenty-two Liberals, 10 NDPs and one Independent elected had served at least one term as mayor or councillor before running for MLA.

Of the 22 Liberals with previous local government experience, only eight held seats last term. Six of the 14 newly elected Liberals will replace an NDP MLA.

Read the full story here.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s