MAYORAL CANDIDATES

Along with the Ward 1 Councillor candidates, during the election on October 22nd you can also vote for the Mayor of Hamilton. There are currently thirteen registered candidates running for the position of Mayor. We encourage you to take the time to review each candidates information, as well as their individual platforms.

 

Candidate information

Who are they?

Relevant platform points

Edward H.C Graydon

  • Ran for mayor in 2010
  • President of Graydon investments Group LTD
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Fred Eisenberger

  • Former City Councillor
  • Served as Hamilton's Mayor from 2014-2018 and 2006-2010
  • Previously served as the Chair of the Hamilton Port Authority

 

  • Growing a strong and diverse economy.
  • Sustainable and inclusive city building 
  • Responsible and cooperative leadership 
  • Prudent investments into our future 

Phil Ryerson

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Nathalie Xian Yi Yan

  • Founder, Hamilton Traditional Chinese Medical Health Science Center

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Todd May

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Carlos Gomes

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Ricky Tavares

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Vito Sgro

  • Sgro is a veteran political organizer and campaign manager
  • Opposed to LRT; wants to fun other transit initiatives
  • Electoral Reform
  • Hire a new, independent auditor general for all city financing and programs
  • Reducing the rates of poverty
  • Afordable Housing

Ute Schmid-Jones

  • Ran federally for the Green Party in 2015.
  • Former member for Midland library board, seniors council board, accessibility committee and heritage committee.
  • Member of Hamilton Blue Dot

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Jim Davis

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Henry Geissler

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Michael Pattison

  • Proprietor of Homegrown Hamilton Café
  • Proprietor, Designated Drivers on Duty
  • Director of the Skydragon Co-op

 

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George Rusich

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Mark Wozny

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