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New school board candidate nominated

Louise Primeau is seeking re-election
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Longtime French-language public school trustee Louise Primeau is seeking another term on the Conseil scolaire public du Grand Nord de l'Ontario.

The retired social worker and double-digit grandmother filed nomination papers Monday to run in the Oct. 24 municipal election.

Conseil scolaire public du Grand Nord de l'Ontario operates eight secondary and 14 elementary schools, including École publique Écho-des-Rapides on Hugill Street in Sault Ste. Marie.

Primeau is running to represent the City of Sault Ste. Marie, Township of Prince and Sault North locality.

The deadline to file paperwork to run is Aug. 19 at 2 p.m.

Here's the full list of 2022 local election candidates nominated so far:

Mayor:

  • Ozzie Grandinetti
  • Donna Hilsinger
  • Tobin Kern
  • Matthew Shoemaker

City councillors:

  • Ward 1 – Brent Derochie
  • Ward 1 – Sandra Hollingsworth
  • Ward 1 – William McPhee
  • Ward 2 – Luke Dufour
  • Ward 2 – Lisa Vezeau-Allen
  • Ward 3 – Angela Caputo
  • Ward 3 – Kurtis McDermid
  • Ward 3 – Luis Moreno
  • Ward 4 – Marchy Bruni
  • Ward 4 – David Celetti
  • Ward 4 – Stephan Kinach
  • Ward 4 – Marek McLeod
  • Ward 5 – Corey Gardi
  • Ward 5 – Dave Mornix
  • Ward 5 – Martin Poirier
  • Ward 5 – Matthew Scott

Algoma District School Board trustees:

  • Ward 1 – Jennifer Sarlo
  • Ward 2 – Susan Myers
  • Ward 3 – no nominations so far
  • Ward 4 – no nominations so far
  • Ward 5 – no nominations so far

Huron-Superior Catholic District School Board trustees:

  • John Caputo
  • Tony D'Agostino
  • Wayne Guy Greco
  • Gary Trembinski

District of Sault Ste. Marie Social Services Administration Board:

  • Judy Hupponen

Conseil scolaire public du Grand Nord de l'Ontario trustee:

  • Louise Primeau 

Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario trustee:

  • Suzanne Salituri
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