Meet Catherine Gardner: A Community Advocate Running for City Council in Ottawa’s College Ward


By Catherine Gardner | Candidate for Councillor – College Ward

My name is Catherine Gardner. I have one daughter and two grandchildren. I was born in Ottawa where I continue to reside.

My background is in Health and Social Services. I graduated with Honours from the Algonquin College Developmental Service Worker Program the Social Service Worker Program and the Personal Support Services Worker Program. I am a graduate of the former Registered Nursing Assistant Program and of the Leadership Ottawa Program. (more…)


Megan Carroll for Ottawa School Board Trustee, Zone 10


By: Megan Caroll | Candidate for Ottawa School Board Trustee, Zone 10

My name is Megan Carroll; I am running to be the Ottawa-Carleton District School Board trustee, Zone 10.

A bit about me

I am a full-time mother and have been focused on education since my son was born.  I spent my teenage years as a counsellor at summer camps, where I had the opportunity to work with kids from all walks of life. My brother started volunteering with inner city youth, and I saw first-hand how important it is for the community to do whatever we can to provide the best education for all. (more…)


Can EV uOttawa throw a party…?


By: Lynne Lessard | Executive Member, Equal Voice uOttawa Chapter

Ohh yes we can!

As you’ve probably heard by now, EV uOttawa’s All Party Party was a huge success! How could it fail with a name that says “party” not once, but twice?!

Students – both affiliated and apolitical – and reps from the uOttawa Young Liberals (who took the prize for most representation!), Bloc Québécois (who surprised everyone with an impressive delegation!), NDP, and Conservatives, filled our student pub, 1848, enjoyed great music thanks to the great DJ Jackson Ryan, interesting chats, and a good laugh watching party reps go head-to-head at trivia on women in politics. (more…)


On the Campaign Trail with Sarah Doucette: Candidate for Toronto City Council, Ward 13


By: Sarah Doucette | Candidate for Toronto City Council, Ward 13

My name is Sarah Doucette; I am running for Toronto City Council in Ward 13. I have lived in the Ward with my husband and children for fifteen years. During this time I have saved school swimming pools, built playgrounds, and kept Swansea Memorial Library from closing. I have organized community clean up days and e-waste free recycling days. (more…)



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