With all the candidates running for political office in the Town of Ponoka, the need for a comprehensive list is needed.
Ponoka News has compiled the list of candidates currently featured — one candidate, Greg Nelson, declined an interview with Ponoka News.
The race is a good one this election with two running for mayor; incumbent Rick Bonnett and former mayor Larry Henkelman.
One thing voters may not realize is they do not have to fill out the ballot box completely; they can also just vote for who they feel would best represent the town.
Here’s the updated list so far with links in the headlines with the mayoral candidates listed first:
Councillor Candidates starting with incumbents:
New Councillor Candidates:
• Retired Ponoka teacher Kevin Ferguson takes jump into politics – Wants to give back to the community
This list comes just before the Ponoka and District Chamber of Commerce candidates forum set for Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. at the Kinsmen Community Centre with a mayoral forum for the first half hour.