Two running for mayor, 13 for council

Prospective candidates wishing to have their name on the ballot for Prince George city council have until 4 p.m. on September 14 to submit their completed nomination packages to the fifth floor of City Hall. City of Prince George photo

There will be a mayor’s race after all.

With speculation bubbling for weeks that Lyn Hall would run unopposed, a challenger has thrown his hat in the ring.

Willy Enns has filed nomination papers for mayor.

For city council, there are 13 candidates seeking one of eight positions at the council table.

The nomination deadline passed at 4 p.m. today.

MAYOR

CITY COUNCIL

For those wishing to challenge a candidacy, the deadline is September 18 at 4:00pm. The deadline for candidates to withdraw is September 21 at 4:00pm. The campaign period begins September 22 and general voting day is October 20.

The City is providing a web page, www.princegeorge.ca/election, which provides information about the candidates, voting opportunities, voter eligibility, and information for residents who wish to work the election.