Get Political and Use your Vote on October 24th
Be sure you are registered for the municipal election. Use our guide – Municipal Election 2022 to get yourself comfortable and ready to ask candidates questions on Climate Change and what their position is on this essential issue. Put together by a network of climate action teams in South Georgian Bay this guide provides information on the job description, other pertinent details on municipal structure and then a series of climate questions. These questions can be used at all candidate meetings or in a discussion with candidates – one-on-one. Use as is or modify to suit your concern or issue.
Just Recovery Simcoe and Simcoe County Greenbelt Coalition has also developed a Community Guide for Municipal Candidates. This municipal candidate platform guide is to help local candidates understand various issues that impact our communities and our wellbeing. This is not a comprehensive list nor is this an in depth policy piece for each component – just an overview to give candidates the basics of the issue, some key stats and some next steps.
Here is a link to the Guide. It has been sent to all candidates in Simcoe County as of August 22nd.