Election 2018

The biggest issue in this election is overdevelopment across our city: from Aldershot to Alton, Dynes Road to downtown, Brant Street to BlueWater Place, Orchard to Lakeside Plaza. Ask every candidate: what’s your platform on development? For incumbents, is their platform matched by their voting record? Everything in our platform, brochure and online forums are …

Are up to 30 more highrises planned for downtown? Yes. Get the facts here. Read More »

For immediate release, Oct. 15, 2018: Statement by Marianne Meed Ward, Burlington mayoral candidate, regarding smear campaign “Our campaign, and only our campaign, continues to be the target of numerous, sustained personal attacks, lies and defamation, which are ramping up in the last week of Burlington’s mayoral race. The latest is a flyer slandering me while …

Statement from mayoral candidate Marianne Meed Ward: Negative tactics have no place in this election or any election, as smear campaign ramps up in last seven days Read More »

Think you know me, Ward 2 City Councillor and mayoral candidate Marianne Meed Ward? I had the privilege of riding for coffee with James Burchill for his ongoing series Smart Car Confidential. He takes local business, community and political people for a coffee, car ride and conversation. Our spin around the block blended personal and professional, …

Smart Car Confidential reveals little known facts about Marianne – trained opera singer, takes dog to drycleaner, helped form Moms in the Hood; watch trailer Read More »