Election '17

Harris won't seek another term on Red Deer city council

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
September 12, 2017 - 9:47pm Updated: September 12, 2017 - 11:34pm

There will be at least one new face at the Red Deer city council table come next month.

Current City Councillor Paul Harris has announced he is not seeking re-election on October 16.

First elected in 2010, the local business owner was re-elected to a second term in 2013.

Brandy Fredrickson
Brandy Fredrickson

Councillor Brandy Fredrickson announces intent to run for mayor

By Laine Mitchell (Twitter: @Laine_Mitchell)
September 5, 2017 - 8:24am Updated: September 5, 2017 - 11:03am

Drayton Valley Town Councillor Brandy Fredrickson announced Tuesday morning her intent to run for mayor in the 2017 Municipal Election.

Fredrickson is running on the slogan "A Leader who Listens," having been sitting and listening on council since 2015.