Maxville Ward Councillor Carma Williams today announced her candidacy for Deputy Mayor of North Glengarry in the October municipal election.
"I want to build on the achievements of North Glengarry Council by continuing to build strong communities, while being fiscally responsible with taxpayers money. On May 1st, I will be filing my nomination papers for the candidacy of Deputy Mayor."
She is trying to succeed Jamie MacDonald who is seeking the mayor's post now held by Chris McDonell, who is not seeking re-election.
Remember to vote today. Polls are open from 9:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
If you have questions, go to the the Elections Canada website.
A Glengarry-Prescott-Russell all-candidates' debate is planned for Wednesday, October 7 at 7 p.m. at the Glengarry Sports Palace upstairs hall in Alexandria.
The event will be an opportunity for residents to learn more about their local candidates -- Francis Drouin (Liberal), Normand Laurin (NDP), incumbent Pierre Lemieux (Conservative), and Genevieve Malouin-Diraddo (Green Party) -- before they cast their votes in the upcoming federal election, Monday, October 19.