Here Are Some of the Candidates a Niagara-Wide Citizens Group is Urging You to Support & Turf Out in this Monday’s Municipal Elections

An Important Municipal Election Report  from ‘A Better Niagara’, a non-partisan, non-profit organization of citizens with a mandate to encourage civic engagement in                       this Monday’s, October 22nd municipal elections

Posted October 19th, 2017 on Niagara At Large

To watch a video A Better Niagara produced, naming incumbents on Niagara Region’s council that the citizen organization believes do not deserve your vote in this coming Monday’s October 22nd  municipal elections, click on the screen below

To review a list of candidates in municipalities across the Niagara region that A Better Niagara is endorsing to serve on regional and local councils, click on

A Brief Footnote from Niagara At Large reporter and publisher Doug Draper

In the almost 40 years this journalist has been following municipal politics in this Niagara region, I believe these October 22nd municipal elections are the most important ones we have had in terms of what is at stake for our lives, jobs and communities.

We have never had a Niagara regional council with as many bullies and uncivil characters on it, carrying on in ways that are an embarrassment and disservice to all of us. Some of their scandalous antics have generated headlines that have disgraced our region from cost to coast.

I’ve covered this council and I believe that A Better Niagara’s lists of who to vote for and who to boot out are on the mark.

Please review them careful and for the sake of yourselves, your families and your neighbours, GO OUT AND VOTE!

About ‘A Better Niagara’ – A Better Niagara is a non-partisan, non-profit organization with a mandate to encourage civic engagement and municipal public participation in Niagara. The group was founded by a coalition of local residents frustrated by the nature of politics in Niagara who joined together to offer a new vision for governance in our communities.

To learn more about A Better Niagara and its efforts in these October 22nd, 2018 municipal elections, click on –

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 “A politician thinks of the next election. A leader thinks of the next generation.” – Bernie Sanders


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