Everyone that filed a nomination with the Municipality of Bluewater to participate in the 2022 Municipal and School Board elections must file their financial statement with the Clerk after each election. These statements detail the income and expenses incurred during the candidate's campaign.
The completed financial statement must be submitted to the Clerk by 2 pm on March 31, 2023.
All submitted statements are public documents. The Clerk must retain the statements until the new Council takes office after the 2026 election.
2022 Candidate Financial Statements
|Name of Candidate||Office||Link to Form 4|
|Paul Klopp||Mayor||Form 4|
|John Becker||Deputy Mayor||Form 4|
|Alwyn Vanden Berg||Deputy Mayor||Form 4|
|Bill Whetstone||Bayfield Ward Councillor||Form 4|
|Scott Harris||Hensall Ward Councillor||Form 4|
|Shawn LaPorte||Zurich Ward Councillor||Form 4|
|Winona Bailey||Zurich Ward Councillor||Form 4|
|Joseph K. Groot||Hay East Ward Councillor||Form 4|
|Tyler Hessel||Hay West Ward Councillor||Form 4|
|Peter Gordon Walden||Stanley East Ward Councillor||Form 4|
|George Irvin||Stanley West Ward Councillor||Form 4|
|Greg Lamport||Stanley West Ward Councillor||Form 4|
|Brian Heagle||Hay West Ward Councillor||Form 4|
Notice of Compliance - Filing of Financial Statements
If an elector entitled to vote in an election believes on reasonable grounds that a candidate or registered third party who is registered in relation to the election in the municipality has contravened a provision of the Act relating to election campaign finances may apply for a compliance audit of the candidates or registered third party's election campaign finances. Bluewater is part of the Huron County Joint Compliance Audit Committee.
The following members are appointed to the Compliance Audit Committee:
- Jacquie Bishop
- Nancy Michie
- Tom Prout
Should any members of the Election Compliance Audit Committee referred to above resigns or otherwise unable to perform their duties, the following individual shall be called upon as alternate without the necessity of taking any further steps to constitute them as members of the Election Compliance Audit Committee:
- Rhonda Fisher
The business of the Compliance Audit Committee is to be conducted in accordance with the Terms of Reference set in Schedule A of By-law 75-2022. Please contact the Corporate Services Department for a copy of the By-law.