City of Medicine Hat 2017 Municipal Election Results

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Preliminary results for Mayor, City Council & School Board Trustees.

All of the polls have been counted and the preliminary results are in for the 2017 municipal election in Medicine Hat. Ted Clugston has been re-elected for a second term as Mayor, garnering 56.64% of the vote. Incumbents Robert Dumanowski, Julie Friesen, Jim Turner, Brian Varga and Jamie McIntosh will be joined by Kris Samraj, Phil Turnbull and Darren Hirsch on City Council. Meanwhile, some new faces can be found on both the Catholic and Public School Boards. Kathy Glasgo and Jeffrey Neumann will join incumbents Peter Grad, David Leahy, Richard Mastel and Robert Risling on the Catholic Board of Education. Former city councillor Celina Symmonds will sit as a board trustee for School District No. 76, along with incumbents Deborah Forbes, Carolyn Freeman, Rick Massini and Catherine Wilson Fraser. According to the City of Medicine Hat, voter turnout is pegged at 34.61%, down from 40.21% in 2013 & 38.23% in 2010. A total of 17,308 votes were cast, including 1,618 at the advance polls. Official results will be declared on Thursday, October 19th. - Jaelene Skaley

 

Polling Stations

Total Closed
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Total Ballots Cast: 17308

Mayor Nominees

Name Votes
Clugston, Ted

9317

Hamill, John

4119

Raible, Scott

2516

Fougere, Thomas “Tall Bike Tommy” 497
 RESULTS ARE PRELIMINARY. RESULTS CONFIRMED OCTOBER 20, 2017.

Councillor Nominees

Name Votes
Cocks, Bill

5970

Dumanowski, Robert

8356

English, Hugh

4230

Friesen, Julie Christine

7056

Hirsch, Darren

6957

Klassen, Michael

3717

McIntosh, Jamie

6083

Moritz, Immanuel

5650

Mulholland, Myles

3536

Pearson, Les

5842

Rath, Leslie 2008
Regnier, Ryan Philip Norman 1416
Roberts, Maureen (Mo) 5141
Samraj, Kris 7619
Smithers, Colette 3611
Turnbull, Phil 7393
Turner, Charles (Chuck) 2656
Turner, Jim 6393
Varga, Brian 6115
RESULTS ARE PRELIMINARY. RESULTS CONFIRMED OCTOBER 20, 2017.

Catholic School Board Nominees

Name Votes
Doud, Alicia 826
Durst, Regina 1301
Glasgo, Kathy

1802

Grad, Peter 1819
Leahy, David 1976
Mastel, Richard (Dick) 1768
Neumann, Jeffrey Joseph 1007
Risling, Robert 1857
Stafford-Mayer, Bonnie 895
RESULTS ARE PRELIMINARY. RESULTS CONFIRMED OCTOBER 20, 2017.

Public School Board Nominees

Name Votes
Bender, Greg 3502
Forbes, Deborah 5103
Freeman, Carolyn 4316
Massini, Rick 5585
Myradon, Aaron 1174
Riley, Terry 4219
Symmonds, Celina 5036
Williamson, Jeremy Nathan 2435
Wilson Fraser, Catherine 5048
RESULTS ARE PRELIMINARY. RESULTS CONFIRMED OCTOBER 20, 2017.

 

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