On Thursday, November 10th, the Union Executive held a special meeting to review the candidates and make recommendations to the membership for the upcoming municipal election. There are 4 Mayoral and 12 Councilor candidates running for public office in Kitimat.
From the slate of new and incumbent candidates the Executive considered which overall field of candidates it believes would best represent Kitimat under the criteria of: Social responsibility, Maintenance and/or improvement of public services, Economic Development/Job creation, Lack of conflict of interest & Teamwork.
The Executive recommendations to the Membership for the upcoming Municipal Election on November 19th, 2011, are as follows:
• No Recommendation
• Edwin Empinado• Phil Germuth • Mary Murphy• Carl Whicher
Please remember to get out and vote on November 19th.
(Note: There is an advance poll on November 16th)
Issued by CAW Local 2301
November 10, 2011