Another Candidate Vying For Conservative Nomination

Shipley joins Sergio Morales in the bid for the Conservative nomination in Barrie-Springwater-Oro-Medonte

Another candidate throwing his name in the hat to represent constituents in Barrie-Springwater-Oro-Medonte

Related: Morales wants to go Federal

Doug Shipley made the announcement today on Facebook, the nomination papers are in for the nine year councillor.

Doug Shipley explains the decision was made with much thought and consultations

The Ward 3 councillor will find himself against another current member of Barrie council; Ward 9’s Sergio Morales declared his intention to seek the Conservative nomination back in March.

When asked about how his experience in Barrie would help in Ottawa, Shipley notes the basics are the same it’s just now your making decisions based on the party platform

Doug Shipley on the chance to go to Ottawa

While seeking the nomination, can Shipley still be the representative for Ward 3?

Doug Shipley can a councillor still serve even while in the nomination race?

The nine year member of Barrie Council was asked if any other party approached him to run.

Doug Shipley why this offer made him say yes

Alex Nuttall made it known he wouldn’t run in the October election.

Election Day is Monday October 21st.