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Get to Know Who's Running: Glynnis Lieb (Ward Ipiihkoohkanipiaohtsi)

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By Emil Tiedemann There happens to be a  Municipal Election  coming up in Edmonton on October 18, 2021, and I think it's important for locals to get to know the City Council candidates running for their particular ward (as well as their Mayoral candidates, of course).  I chose to get more involved in the election this year and so wanted to give each candidate a chance to tell us a little about themselves, their vision, and why you should vote for them. I have sent a 10-question questionnaire to each of  the 2021 Edmonton Municipal Election candidates  and will post their responses here as they come in. With that said, let's get to know... Glynnis Lieb Ward   Ipiihkoohkanipiaohtsi Glynnis Lieb “For years, I have wished for politicians who listen to every person with sincerity and  honestly value diversity of experiences and opinions, who use their time in office to get  results for those people, as opposed to focusing on getting re-elected. I’ve decided to  be that politician.”

Get to Know Who's Running: Gerard Mutabazi Amani (Ward Dene)

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By Emil Tiedemann There happens to be a  Municipal Election  coming up in Edmonton on October 18, 2021, and I think it's important for locals to get to know the City Council candidates running for their particular ward (as well as their Mayoral candidates, of course).  I chose to get more involved in the election this year and so wanted to give each candidate a chance to tell us a little about themselves, their vision, and why you should vote for them. I have sent a 10-question questionnaire to each of  the 2021 Edmonton Municipal Election candidates  and will post their responses here as they come in. With that said, let's get to know... Gerard Mutabazi Amani Ward  Dene Gerard Mutabazi Amani " My purpose has always been to serve humanity and improve their livelihood in everything that I do. Whether it’s employment, volunteering on the frontlines, leading events, moderating or speaking at events, I am always driven by the desire to transform people’s lives and build a bett

Get to Know Who's Running: Cody Bondarchuk (Ward tastawiyiniwak (ᑕᐢᑕᐃᐧᔨᓂᐊᐧᐠ))

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By Emil Tiedemann There happens to be a  Municipal Election  coming up in Edmonton on October 18, 2021, and I think it's important for locals to get to know the City Council candidates running for their particular ward (as well as their Mayoral candidates, of course).  I chose to get more involved in the election this year and so wanted to give each candidate a chance to tell us a little about themselves, their vision, and why you should vote for them. I have sent a 10-question questionnaire to each of  the 2021 Edmonton Municipal Election candidates  and will post their responses here as they come in. With that said, let's get to know... Cody Bondarchuk Ward  tastawiyiniwak (ᑕᐢᑕᐃᐧᔨᓂᐊᐧᐠ) Cody Bondarchuk " Born and raised on the north side of Edmonton, Cody Bondarchuk (he/him) is an advocate, writer, and community leader. Cody is a former President of the Lorelei-Beaumaris Community League, where he led a significant overhaul of the league’s internal policies and bylaws, re