Candidate Info

General Info

Jesse Gaudet

Ward 3
Contact info:

Telephone: 705-698-0335
Email: jgaudet@outlook.com
Website: www.jessegaudet.com
Facebook: jesse4ward3
Twitter: Jesse4ward3

 

Biography:

“I have a bachelor’s degree of arts with a double major in political science, and am very passionate about government and politics.”

from http://www.jessegaudet.com/ July 23, 2014


Transportation


Platform Statement:

“Public transit gets people moving, many Sudburians rely on it. Transit is very important for many people, such as seniors and students who rely on transit every single day.  That is why I will:
- Fight to bring frequent, more reliable transit service to ward 3
- Bring better bus services to Dowling, Onaping and Levack (Currently no city buses go past Chelmsford)
- Ensuring routes are examined every 4 years to find greater efficiency in the transit service
- Improve sunday bus service for ward 3 and Sudbury as a whole”

“Create a public forum for citizens to voice their concerns regarding infrastructure projects, and future projects to be prioritized accordingly.”

“Creating more dedicated bike lanes

Creating a Complete Street strategy for all new and upgraded roads”

From http://www.jessegaudet.com/, last checked October 17, 2014.



Water Quality


Platform Statement:

“Sudbury has so many majestic lakes and rivers.  That is why, if elected, I will strive to protect the numerous waterways and their ecosystems, the forests and ensuring that we are working to protect the environment we live in.

Completing watershed projects of our major lakes and rivers”

From http://www.jessegaudet.com/, last checked October 17, 2014.


Natural Environment


Platform Statement:

“Sudbury has so many majestic lakes and rivers.  That is why, if elected, I will strive to protect the numerous waterways and their ecosystems, the forests and ensuring that we are working to protect the environment we live in.”

“From walking trails, to parks and recreation, green spaces help our community stay active and enjoy a healthy lifestyle.  To ensure we maintain these green spaces however requires us to ensure they are maintained – something that has not been the case.  That is why I will fight to increase funding for re-greening efforts throughout our ward – the bring greener, cleaner communities.

- Ensuring ward 3 has sufficient green spaces for a healthy living
- revitalizing current green spaces to make our ward green, beautiful and clean.
-Creating safe, fun environments for children to foster a healthy lifestyle, such as a splash pad and/or skate park.

Minimizing the harms of development on our environment”

From http://www.jessegaudet.com/, last checked October 17, 2014.


Local Food


Platform Statement:


Citizen Engagement


Platform Statement:

“- Ensure that, as your councillor, I can always be reached to hear your thoughts and concerns.  Whether it be by phone, e-mail or social media, I will ensure that your concerns are represented at city council.”

“Create a public forum for citizens to voice their concerns regarding infrastructure projects, and future projects to be prioritized accordingly.”

From http://www.jessegaudet.com/, last checked Sept. 18, 2014.


Other


Platform Statement:

“If elected, I will work to restore the Ontario Ombudsman as city council’s main oversight office and restore accountability to Sudbury.”

“Within one year, bring forth legislation for a councillor’s code of conduct based on 3 key elements: transparency, accountability and responsible spending”

From http://www.jessegaudet.com/, last checked Sept. 18, 2014.

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All information is directly taken from candidates’ public platforms and official statements, most often candidate websites. The source and date are provided. Blank areas indicate that the candidate has not yet provided any official statements on this topic.