Candidate Information Session April 26, 2022

Candidate Information Session

Do you want to run for council? Join us for a Free Candidate Information Session on Tuesday, April 26, 2022 at 6:30 PM at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 129, 719 Mountain Street, Haliburton.

Who Should Attend:

  • Potential candidates
  • Spouse or partner (family members of potential candidates)
  • anyone interested in learning more about local government

Anyone who is considering running for the role of Mayor, Deputy Mayor or Ward Councillor in any of the County of Haliburton municipalities is invited to attend this free candidate information session.

The Information Session will be led by Fred Dean, a municipal coach and former municipal solicitor who has been training members and heads of Council since 2002. The session will provide an overview of the roles and responsibilities of municipal council members and explain how public office will impact your life.

Information Session Registration

This event is being offered both in person as well as virtually.  There is no registration required for in person attendance. To register virtually please visit

This event will be livestreamed by Sticks and Stones Productions and is hosted by Township of Algonquin Highlands, Municipalities of Highlands East and Dysart et al and the Township of Minden Hills.