CTV Edmonton Election 2013

Ward Ten - Edmonton Candidates

CTV Election 2013 profile for Ward 10 candidate Ray Bessel CTV Election 2013 profile for Ward 10 candidate Hafis Devji CTV Election 2013 profile for Ward 10 candidate Richard Feehan CTV Election 2013 profile for Ward 10 candidate Dan Johnstone CTV Election 2013 profile for Ward 10 candidate Michael Walters


Profile:


This is the smallest Ward in terms of population in Edmonton. Much of it includes ravines. Most of Ward Ten includes residential areas are established including Blue Quill, Duggan and Lansdowne. The Ward is split into north and south sections by Whitemud Drive. To the east, the Ward is bordered by Gateway Boulevard and Calgary Trail bringing thousands and motorists in and out of Edmonton every day.


Population: 60,475
Eligible voters: 45,044
Neighbourhoods: 29
Councillor: Don Iveson (since 2010)


Key Issues:


As the Utilities Committee pointed out earlier this year, there is a need for a major overhaul of the drainage systems in this Ward after the 2004, 2012 and 2013 storms. Dozens of residents have experience flooded basements multiple times. The issue will be brought before the new council in 2014.