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[vc_row visibility=”hidden-phone”][vc_column][vcex_spacing][vcex_heading text=”Candidates Comparison Tool” font_size=”d:40|pp:32″ text_align=”center” font_weight=”semibold”][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/12″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”5/6″][vc_column_text font_size=”d:24|pp:21″ text_align=”left” css=”.vc_custom_1634340848328{margin-top: 20px !important;margin-right: 20px !important;margin-bottom: 20px !important;margin-left: 20px !important;border-top-width: 20px !important;border-right-width: 20px !important;border-bottom-width: 20px !important;border-left-width: 20px !important;padding-top: 20px !important;padding-right: 20px !important;padding-bottom: 20px !important;padding-left: 20px !important;background-color: #efefef !important;}”]BVE sent out this 10 question survey to all 3 Mayoral candidates and all 11 Councillor candidates.

Responded: Jeff Laidlaw, Sean Krausert, Vi Sandford, Christoph Braier, Wade Graham, Jeff Mah, Karen Marra, and Rob Seeley

Did not respond: Vijay Domingo, Tanya Foubert, Hans Helder, Jeff Hilstad, Joanna McCallum, and Jyn San Miguel[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 1. There was unprecedented community concern over TSMV’s Area Structure Plans this past winter. Both were subsequently rejected by Council. TSMV has now appealed these rejections to the Land and Property Rights Tribunal. Would you support the Town going to court if these rejections are overturned?[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_column_text]Everyone answered Yes[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 2. Do you think the Town has a role in ensuring wildlife corridors are functional? Yes / No[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_column_text]Everyone answered Yes[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 3. Do you support the idea of higher property taxes for nonresidents? [/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_column_text]No: Vi Sandford, Rob Seeley

Yes, with revenues going into general revenues: Jeff Laidlaw

Yes, with revenues going to affordable housing: Christoph Braier, Wade Graham, Sean Krausert, Jeff Mah, Karen Marra[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 4. Do you think the Town’s responsibility includes whether or not development occurs on undermined lands or you believe it is solely a Provincial responsibility? [/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_column_text]Solely a Provincial responsibility: Vi Sandford, Karen Marra

Town needs to weigh in: Christoph Braier, Wade Graham, Jeff Laidlaw, Sean Krausert, Jeff Mah, Rob Seeley[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 5. Did you take a public stance on TSMV’s ASPs last winter? What was it?[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_column_text]All answered Opposed both ASPs[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 6. The new Municipal Government Act gives municipalities the power to designate Conservation Reserves on private lands with high conservation value so long as the owner is compensated at fair market value. Are you open to exercising such a tool where other approaches have failed? Yes / No[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_column_text]All answered Yes[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 7. In your mind, what are appropriate uses on TSMV’s unfinished golf course?[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_column_text]All answered Maintain existing agreement/zoning to protect as open space due to undermining/importance for wildlife movement[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 8. Please rank the following issues in order of importance for Canmore (1 being most important):[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_single_image image=”2540″][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 9. Last winter, many residents expressed concern about proposals to double the size of Canmore. Do you think a future population of ~30,000 residents (including 2nd homeowners) is inevitable? Yes / No[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_column_text]All answered No[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 10. Do you see the need for a wide-ranging, inclusive community conversation that will shape Canmore’s future and will you support such an initiative? Yes / No[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_column_text]All answered Yes[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/12″][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][vcex_divider color=”#000000″ height=”1″][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][vcex_heading text=”More Candidate Information” font_size=”d:36|pp:28″ text_align=”center” font_weight=”semibold”][vcex_spacing][vc_row_inner remove_bottom_col_margin=”true”][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]Candidate[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Jeff Laidlaw[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]Website[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Website[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]Financial Donors[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Not Listed[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][vc_row_inner remove_bottom_col_margin=”true”][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Sean Krausert[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Website[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Donors[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][vc_row_inner remove_bottom_col_margin=”true”][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Vi Sandford[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Website[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Donors[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][vcex_divider color=”#000000″ height=”1″][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][vc_row_inner remove_bottom_col_margin=”true”][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]Candidate[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Christoph Braier[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]Website[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Website[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]Financial Donors[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Not Listed[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][vc_row_inner remove_bottom_col_margin=”true”][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Vijay Domingo[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Website[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Not Listed[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][vc_row_inner remove_bottom_col_margin=”true”][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Tanya Foubert[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Website[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Donors[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][vc_row_inner remove_bottom_col_margin=”true”][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Wade Graham[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Website[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Donors[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][vc_row_inner remove_bottom_col_margin=”true”][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Hans Helder[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Website[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Donors[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][vc_row_inner remove_bottom_col_margin=”true”][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Jeff Hilstad[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Website[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Donors[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][vc_row_inner remove_bottom_col_margin=”true”][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Jeff Mah[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Website[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Donors[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][vc_row_inner remove_bottom_col_margin=”true”][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Karen Marra[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Website[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Not Listed[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][vc_row_inner remove_bottom_col_margin=”true”][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Joanna McCallum[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Website[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Donors[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][vc_row_inner remove_bottom_col_margin=”true”][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Jyn San Miguel[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Website[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Not Listed[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][vc_row_inner remove_bottom_col_margin=”true”][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Rob Seeley[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Website[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vcex_spacing size=”10px”][vc_column_text]Not Listed[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row 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Comparison Tool” font_size=”d:40|pp:32″ text_align=”center” font_weight=”semibold”][vc_row_inner remove_bottom_col_margin=”true”][vc_column_inner width=”1/12″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”5/6″][vc_column_text font_size=”d:24|pp:21″ text_align=”left” css=”.vc_custom_1634240116998{margin-top: 20px !important;margin-right: 20px !important;margin-bottom: 20px !important;margin-left: 20px !important;border-top-width: 20px !important;border-right-width: 20px !important;border-bottom-width: 20px !important;border-left-width: 20px !important;padding-top: 20px !important;padding-right: 20px !important;padding-bottom: 20px !important;padding-left: 20px !important;background-color: #efefef !important;}”]BVE sent out this 10 question survey to all 3 Mayoral candidates and all 11 Councillor candidates. Only Jeff Laidlaw, Sean Krausert, Vi Sandford, Wade Graham, Jeff Mah, Karen Marra, and Rob Seeley responded. The following candidates did not answer: Vijay Domingo,Tanya Foubert, Hans Helder, Jeff Hilstad, Joanna McCallum, and Jyn San Miguel.[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 1. There was unprecedented community concern over TSMV’s Area Structure Plans this past winter. Both were subsequently rejected by Council. TSMV has now appealed these rejections to the Land and Property Rights Tribunal. Would you support the Town going to court if these rejections are overturned?[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_column_text]Everyone answered Yes[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 2. Do you think the Town has a role in ensuring wildlife corridors are functional? Yes / No[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_column_text]Everyone answered Yes[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 3. Do you support the idea of higher property taxes for nonresidents? [/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_column_text]No: Vi Sandford, Rob Seeley

Yes, with revenues going into general revenues: Jeff Laidlaw

Yes, with revenues going to affordable housing: Christoph Braier, Wade Graham, Sean Krausert, Jeff Mah, Karen Marra[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 4. Do you think the Town’s responsibility includes whether or not development occurs on undermined lands or you believe it is solely a Provincial responsibility? [/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_column_text]Solely a Provincial responsibility: Vi Sandford, Karen Marra

Town needs to weigh in: Christoph Braier, Wade Graham, Jeff Laidlaw, Sean Krausert, Jeff Mah, Rob Seeley[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 5. Did you take a public stance on TSMV’s ASPs last winter? What was it?[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_column_text]All answered Opposed both ASPs[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 6. The new Municipal Government Act gives municipalities the power to designate Conservation Reserves on private lands with high conservation value so long as the owner is compensated at fair market value. Are you open to exercising such a tool where other approaches have failed? Yes / No[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_column_text]All answered Yes[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 7. In your mind, what are appropriate uses on TSMV’s unfinished golf course?[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_column_text]All answered Maintain existing agreement/zoning to protect as open space due to undermining/importance for wildlife movement[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 8. Please rank the following issues in order of importance for Canmore (1 being most important):[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_single_image image=”2540″][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 9. Last winter, many residents expressed concern about proposals to double the size of Canmore. Do you think a future population of ~30,000 residents (including 2nd homeowners) is inevitable? Yes / No[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_column_text]All answered No[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing][vc_column_text]Question 10. Do you see the need for a wide-ranging, inclusive community conversation that will shape Canmore’s future and will you support such an initiative? Yes / No[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”15px”][vc_column_text]All answered Yes[/vc_column_text][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/12″][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vcex_divider color=”#000000″ height=”1″][vcex_spacing size=”20px”][vcex_heading text=”More Candidate Information” font_size=”d:36|pp:28″ text_align=”center” font_weight=”semibold”][vcex_spacing][vc_row_inner remove_bottom_col_margin=”true”][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text]

Jeff Laidlaw

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Vi Sandford

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Christoph Braier

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Vijay Domingo

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Tanya Foubert

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