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Election Results

Below are the OFFICIAL results of the 2017 Election held on Oct. 16.
Elected candidates are bolded.
Estimated voter turnout: 13,212 ballots cast by voters in Wood Buffalo (22.4% of eligible voters)

Mayor

All Candidates Number of Votes
Grandison, Allan 3,160 (24.34%)
Needham, Anthony (Tony) 652 (5.02%)
Scott, Don 8,911 (68.64%)
Vinni, Allan Glenn 259 (2%)

 

Councillor (Ward 1 - Fort McMurray)

All Candidates Number of Votes
Allen, Mike 5,577 (9.64%)
Balsom, Krista 6,138 (10.61%)
Bussieres, Lance 5,016 (8.67%)
Campbell, Adem 4,005 (6.92%)
Dogar, M. Shafiq 3,276 (5.66%)
Hurur, Hukun 981 (1.70%)
Johnson, Arianna 4,648 (8.04%)
McGrath, Keith 5,720 (9.89%)
McLeod, J. Paul 2,492 (4.31%)
Meagher, Phil 6,508 (11.25%)
Murphy, Verna 5,236 (9.05%)
Peddle, Jeff 6,385 (11.04%)
Syed, Ali 1,859 (3.21%)

 

Councillor (Ward 2 - Fort Chipewyan, Fort Fitzgerald and Fort McKay)

All Candidates Number of Votes
Blair, David 32 (4.33%)
Cardinal, Julia 150 (20.30%)
Flett, Scott Clayton 122 (16.51%)
Inglis, John Bruce 183 (24.76%)
Mercredi, Dan 27 (3.65%)
Voyageur, Claris 225 (30.45%)

 

Councillor (Ward 3 - Draper and Saprae Creek Estates)

 All Candidates Number of Votes
Lalonde, Sheila 181 (52.77%)
Lucier, Brad 162 (47.23%)

 

Councillor (Ward 4 - Anzac, Conklin, Gregoire Lake Estates and Janvier)

 All Candidates Number of Votes
Stroud, Jane 238 (72.12%)
Tremblay, Kevin 92 (27.88%)

 

Fort McMurray Catholic School District Board of Trustees

 All Candidates Number of Votes
Behrisch, Kirk 1,287 (8.46%)
Galenzoski, Paula Janine 2,027 (13.32%)
Harrison, Matthew 1,738 (11.42%)
Hoffman, Anthony 2,012 (13.22%)
Langmead, Cathie 1,955 (12.84%)
McGrath, Keith 2,543 (16.71%)
Tran, Christine Hernani 1,609 (10.57%)
Yaro, Robert 2,050 (13.47%)

 

Fort McMurray Public School District Board of Trustees

 All Candidates Number of Votes
Adams, Angela 4,587 (15.27%)
Dogar, M. Shafiq 2,797 (9.31%)
Drover, Stephen 3,965 (13.20%)
Lambert, Jonathan 4,060 (13.52%)
Maher, Solange 2,822 (9.40%)
Mywaart, Linda 4,185 (13.93%)
O'Hara, Tim 3,870 (12.89%)
Rizzuto, Dan 3,748 (12.48%)

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