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10 races to watch in Monday’s municipal elections across Ontario
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10 races to watch in Monday’s municipal elections across Ontario

Municipal elections are taking place Monday across Ontario. Here are 10 mayoral races to watch: HamiltonFormer NDP leader Andrea Horwath is attempting to start a new chapter in her political career by going back to where it began. Horwath, who served three terms on Hamilton city council starting in 1997, is running for mayor of that city. Her bid comes after she stepped down as provincial NDP leader earlier this year, following four elections at the helm of the party. During that time the NDP secured official Opposition status, but failed to form government. Horwath is up against eight other candidates, including Bob Bratina, who previously served as mayor and was a Hamilton MP. Read more: Ontario municipal candidates face ‘organized hatred’ as campaign nears close ...