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Municipal Election 2018

It's official, Newmarket! Meet your new town council, trustees

It's official, Newmarket! Meet your new town council, trustees

When Newmarket’s new town council takes the reins in December, there will be some fresh faces among those well-versed in local politics — and a few familiar representatives who bid for and won two of the Town’s top political jobs
About that 'annoying' survey of your experience with online voting...

About that 'annoying' survey of your experience with online voting...

As more towns and cities change things up for voters with a switch to electronic voting, it’s important to know how they feel about the technology and to understand the impact on improving voter turnout, convenience and accessibility, an electronic election expert says.
Veteran councillor takes one of Newmarket's top political jobs by slim margin

Veteran councillor takes one of Newmarket's top political jobs by slim margin

“I think tonight’s results shows that Newmarket residents embraced a positive campaign and rejected a negative one. My opponent tried to smear me and it didn’t work,” regional councillor and deputy mayor-elect Tom Vegh said after a hard-won victory against Chris Emanuel.
Taylor steps into mayor's role with resounding mandate

Taylor steps into mayor's role with resounding mandate

UPDATE PHOTOS| “You don’t build a great community for people, you do it with people," John Taylor told a room packed with supporters at the Newmarket Legion after the polls announced his victory of 14,351 votes, to opponent Joe Wamback's 4,825 votes.
<b>Taylor wins mayor's seat in landslide</b>

Taylor wins mayor's seat in landslide

City releases unofficial election results
Gaining capacity for much needed growth key challenge for new council, mayor says

Gaining capacity for much needed growth key challenge for new council, mayor says

NewmarketToday asked retiring Mayor Tony Van Bynen, who will officially pass the torch Nov. 26 to end an 18-year political career, to highlight the priorities, challenges and opportunities ahead for new mayor and council.
Want the feel of a polling station to cast your electronic ballot today?

Want the feel of a polling station to cast your electronic ballot today?

The Town of Newmarket's two voting assistance super centres offers private booths, complete with a laptop and internet connection, help with the online voting process and more
Convenience of online voting hasn't boosted advance numbers

Convenience of online voting hasn't boosted advance numbers

The online polls have been open since Oct. 13 in advance of the official municipal election day tomorrow, yet less than 10,000 of nearly 55,000 eligible voters have cast their votes
Newmarket Election Notebook: candidate cries foul, food for thought, dos &amp; don'ts of voting responsibly

Newmarket Election Notebook: candidate cries foul, food for thought, dos & don'ts of voting responsibly

Did you know that a member of the Town's Election Street Team will come to your home to help you vote online, on your mobile device, or by telephone in Newmarket's first digital election?
Advance voting begins today in Newmarket's municipal election

Advance voting begins today in Newmarket's municipal election

It's on, Newmarket. Beginning today at 10 a.m., you can cast your electronic ballot, either over the internet or by phone.