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A new ward and a new councillor for Barrhaven East

It’s a historic win for Wilson Lo, who becomes the first councillor-elect of the new Ward 24—Barrhaven East. Lo received 37 per cent of the vote to defeat six others in the race to become the ward’s first councillor.

Ottawa election 2022: Live results

Get a recap of up-to-the-minute updates and results of the Ottawa municipal election.


Mark Sutcliffe elected mayor of Ottawa

Mark Sutcliffe has been elected mayor of Ottawa. The political rookie defeated Catherine McKenney and 12 other candidates to win the mayor's race.

Mark Sutcliffe waves after delivering his victory speech after being elected Mayor of Ottawa in the 2022 municipal election, in Ottawa, on Monday, Oct. 24, 2022. (Justin Tang/THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Meet the new Ottawa city council with a dozen new faces

Thirteen incumbents and 11 new councillors will join mayor-elect Mark Sutcliffe at the Ottawa council table for the new four-year term.

Stéphanie Plante celebrates her victory in Rideau-Vanier ward on Monday night. Plante is one of a dozen new faces around the council table this term. (Colton Praill/CTV News Ottawa)

Here are the results of school board trustee elections in Ottawa

All electors vote for one school board trustee for either the OCDSB, OCSB, the CECCE or the CEPEO.

Some Elections Ottawa boxes are seen in this undated file image. (CTV News Ottawa)

The Valley Votes: Municipal election results from Renfrew County

It is a night of change in the Ottawa Valley as many municipalities voted in new mayors and councillors.

Pembroke City Hall. (Dylan Dyson/CTV News Ottawa)

By the Numbers

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POLLS OPEN 10 A.M. - 8 P.M.

POLLS OPEN 10 A.M. - 8 P.M. Election Day: Ottawa residents vote for new mayor, council

Polling stations are open across Ottawa until 8 p.m. Council will have a new look after the polls close, with a new mayor and at least 11 new councillors set to go to Ottawa City Hall.

The complicated legacy of the capital's longest-serving mayor

At 36 years old, Jim Watson became mayor of the old City of Ottawa -- the youngest person to hold that office in the city's history. He returned as mayor in 2010 and handily won his next two elections. In total, Watson has served 15 years in the role.

Meet the candidates for mayor of Ottawa introduces voters to the 14 candidates running for mayor of Ottawa in the 2022 municipal election.

The 14 candidates running for mayor of the city of Ottawa.

Meet the candidates for school board trustee

When Ottawa voters head to the polls on Oct. 24 to vote for mayor and councillor, they will also be marking the ballot for a school board trustee.

Some Elections Ottawa boxes are seen in this undated file image. (CTV News Ottawa)

REPLAY: CTV Ottawa mayoral candidates’ debate

The top three candidates seeking to become mayor debate the issues on CTV News Ottawa.

Voting records

How Ottawa councillors seeking re-election voted on key files last term

Here is a look at how each of the candidates looking for your vote once again voted on several big files last term.  

A gavel is seen on a desk inside Ottawa's city council chamber in this undated file image. (CTV News Ottawa)

Ottawa election: What you need to know to vote on Monday

Polling stations will be open in all 24 wards across the city of Ottawa from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. 

New Ward Boundaries

The city of Ottawa is adding a new ward for the 2022 municipal election to address population growth.

The 24th ward will be known as "Ward 24 – Barrhaven East"

City staff say the new name is for "Geographic Identification."