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Online Debate

The Peterborough and the Kawarthas Chamber of Commerce is hosting a series of municipal election debates. They’ll be hosting online debates in all eight townships of Peterborough County, as well as an in-person mayoral debate in the City of Peterborough. As a neutral party, the Township of Selwyn does not organize debates.

The online debate for Selwyn Township candidates takes place Thursday, September 29th from 5:30PM to 7:00PM.

Anyone interested in watching the debates live can register on the Chamber's Election page.

Questions will be solicited ahead of time and can be sent directly to

Elections Edition of Township eNewsletter

The Municipal & School Board Elections are Coming - October 24, 2022! Check out the Elections Edition of the Township eNewsletter for Candidate Nomination and Voter Information.

Public Health Café Sessions for Municipal Candidates

Public health is a key priority for many voters this election, and Peterborough Public Health (PPH) is here to answer your questions and discuss the issues that matter most to your constituents. Come learn about the public health programs and services that make our community strong.

PPH will offer two Public Health Café sessions:

  • Tuesday, August 30, 2022 – 5–6:30 p.m. (Virtual)
  • Wednesday, September 7, 2022 – 5–6:30 p.m. (In Person*, PPH Offices, 185 King Street, Peterborough)

*subject to the local COVID risk-level

This event is open to all municipal election candidates and incumbents in the City and County. At the Café, PPH staff will provide a brief overview about local public health initiatives followed by short roundtable discussions and Q&A. 

Here are some helpful references about PPH and public health priorities:

Please RSVP to Alida Gorizzan at by Friday, August 19.

 Election Staff Contact Information

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