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2021 Town of Black Diamond Council Election Coverage

Election brings new blood to Black Diamond

Election brings new blood to Black Diamond

There has been significant turnover on Black Diamond town council following yesterday’s municipal election.
Black Diamond votes in three incumbents, three newcomers to council

Black Diamond votes in three incumbents, three newcomers to council

Black Diamond council will be made up of a mix of new and experienced candidates. Three incumbent candidates - Ted Bain, Veronica Kloiber and Daryl Lalonde - have been re-elected.
Black Diamond votes in new Mayor

Black Diamond votes in new Mayor

Newcomer Brendan Kelly has unseated Black Diamond's outgoing mayor, Ruth Goodwin. Kelly was voted in with 565 votes to Goodwin's 308 votes.
Meet the candidates – Black Diamond

Meet the candidates – Black Diamond

The Western Wheel is speaking to municipal election candidates in Black Diamond about their platforms. There are 10 candidates running for six council positions in Black Diamond. We have featured candidates each week over the past three weeks.
Meet the candidates – Black Diamond

Meet the candidates – Black Diamond

The Western Wheel is speaking to municipal election candidates in Black Diamond about their platforms.  There are 10 candidates running for six council positions in Black Diamond. We will feature candidates each week over the next three weeks. Alberta’s municipal election will be held Oct. 18.
Indoor and online municipal forums planned amidst pandemic

Indoor and online municipal forums planned amidst pandemic

Forums will be held for Turner Valley and Black Diamond candidates as organizers scramble to come up with new ways to organize the event amidst COVID restrictions.
Meet the Black Diamond council candidates

Meet the Black Diamond council candidates

The Western Wheel is speaking to municipal election candidates in Black Diamond about their platforms. 
Teacher challenging Black Diamond mayoral spot

Teacher challenging Black Diamond mayoral spot

A Black Diamond teacher did not want to let the Mayor's position go unchallenged so he gave up his plan to run for council and will campaign against longtime councillor and one-term mayor, Ruth Goodwin.