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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]

Supporting a sustainable local food system.

Candidate namequestion_2aWard
Brian Bigger (incumbent) important Mayor
Mark Signoretti (incumbent) Ward 1
Michael Vagnini (incumbent - acclaimed) Ward 2
Gerry Germain Montpellier (incumbent - acclaimed) Ward 3
Geoff McCausland very important Ward 4
Robert Kirwan (incumbent) very important Ward 5
René Lapierre (incumbent) very important Ward 6
Mike Jakubo (incumbent) very important Ward 7
Al Sizer (incumbent) very important Ward 8
Deb McIntosh (incumbent) important Ward 9
Fern Cormier (incumbent) important Ward 10
Bill Leduc Ward 11
Joscelyne Landry-Altmann (incumbent) most important Ward 12

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”]

Providing staff to support food initiatives such as community gardens.

Candidate namequestion_7bWard
Brian Bigger (incumbent) I will vote against Mayor
Mark Signoretti (incumbent) Ward 1
Michael Vagnini (incumbent - acclaimed) Ward 2
Gerry Germain Montpellier (incumbent - acclaimed) Ward 3
Geoff McCausland I will vote in favour Ward 4
Robert Kirwan (incumbent) I will champion that Ward 5
René Lapierre (incumbent) I will vote in favour Ward 6
Mike Jakubo (incumbent) I will vote in favour Ward 7
Al Sizer (incumbent) I will champion that Ward 8
Deb McIntosh (incumbent) I will vote in favour Ward 9
Fern Cormier (incumbent) I will champion that Ward 10
Bill Leduc Ward 11
Joscelyne Landry-Altmann (incumbent) I will champion that Ward 12

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”]

Greater Sudbury Food Strategy

Candidate namequestion_8cWard
Brian Bigger (incumbent) I will vote in favour Mayor
Mark Signoretti (incumbent) Ward 1
Michael Vagnini (incumbent - acclaimed) Ward 2
Gerry Germain Montpellier (incumbent - acclaimed) Ward 3
Geoff McCausland I will vote in favour Ward 4
Robert Kirwan (incumbent) I will champion that Ward 5
René Lapierre (incumbent) I will vote in favour Ward 6
Mike Jakubo (incumbent) I will vote in favour Ward 7
Al Sizer (incumbent) I will champion that Ward 8
Deb McIntosh (incumbent) I will vote in favour Ward 9
Fern Cormier (incumbent) I will champion that Ward 10
Bill Leduc Ward 11
Joscelyne Landry-Altmann (incumbent) I will champion that Ward 12

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