Bonavista leads the region with municipal candidates for election
Two to run for mayor, 12 for council seats
BONAVISTA, N.L. — While many communities in the region have been struggling to get a full host of candidates for the upcoming municipal election, the Town of Bonavista is certainly not going to decide their council by acclamation.
Two candidates have officially come forward to try for mayor of Bonavista, while 12 others will campaign for the six council seats.
Bev Dyke and John Norman are the two mayoral candidates.
After the election later this month, Bonavista will have a new mayor for the first time in 20 years, after Betty Fitzgerald announced she is stepping down from the position. For council, the 12 candidates include: