Ward 12

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Compare what the candidates had to say about sustainable transportation, water and natural environment, local food, citizen engagement, climate change.


Survey responses


When deciding how to vote, or where to dedicate your time on Council, how important to you is:
 [most important; very important; important; not important; don’t know]

Protecting and improving water quality and the natural environment.

Candidate Name
Tay Butt most important
Leo Frappier - withdrawn
Joscelyne Landry-Altmann (incumbent) most important
Shawn Ouimet very important
Mike Petryna

Here are some of our specific priorities that require leadership to implement. Indicate your level of support for:
[“I will champion that” “I will vote in favour”, “I will vote against”, “Unsure”]

Educating private contractors and the public on the harmful effects of sodium and chloride on the environment and human health and finding alternatives .

Candidate Name
Tay Butt I will vote in favour
Leo Frappier - withdrawn
Joscelyne Landry-Altmann (incumbent) I will champion that
Shawn Ouimet I will vote in favour
Mike Petryna

Greater Sudbury has some new policies in place or in progress that have the potential to make a huge difference for our community if they are implemented.  Indicate your level of support for implementing and resourcing these fundamental policies and plans:
[“I will champion that” “I will vote in favour”, “I will vote against”, “Unsure”]

Subwatershed studies and plans;  Water and Wastewater Master Plan. 

Candidate Name
Tay Butt I will vote in favour
Leo Frappier - withdrawn
Joscelyne Landry-Altmann (incumbent) I will champion that
Shawn Ouimet I will vote in favour
Mike Petryna

What will you do ensure that the health of Greater Sudbury’s lakes, rivers and creeks are protected and enhanced?

Candidate Name
Tay Butt More funds allocated to water testing of our lakes.
Leo Frappier - withdrawn
Joscelyne Landry-Altmann (incumbent) 1-Ward specific:East Junction Creek study-ensure that the funding remains in place in order to implement the recommendations of the study when completed. Explore the possibility of an asset management policy for our lakes. Continue supporting LIDS (low impact development )development policies Continue supporting the 500K being put aside for watershed studies annually.and their recommendations Continue supporting disconnecting eaves from our stormsewers,and supporting the use of rainbarrels.
Shawn Ouimet Continue to work with staff and citizen run organizations to educate the public on how we need to change the way we use our waterways. I am one person however working with others coming up with ideas to educate, protect and ensure the health of our waterways so that our children can have the same enjoyments that we had as children.
Mike Petryna

Platform statements