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50% of survey complete.
Personal information on this form is collected pursuant to Section 11 of the Municipal Act, 2001, as amended, and will be used to inform the Municipality’s Ward Boundary Review.  Questions about this collection should be directed to the Municipal Clerk at 40 Temperance Street, Bowmanville or by phone at 905-623-3379 ext. 2109.

Survey closes Monday, November 30, 2020, at 4 p.m.

Question Title

* Which ward do you live in? (See map below for reference.)

Ward Map

Question Title

* Using the guiding principles adopted by Council (and presented below) as a base, please rank the ward boundary reconfiguration options from 1 (favourite) to 4 (least favourite). Please refer to the maps and graphs or the Interim Report (linked below) for details on each option.

View the preliminary options on page 18 of the Ward Boundary Review Interim Report (PDF)

Guiding principles:

  • Representation by population (relative population parity)
  • Population trends (consider population for 3 election cycles)
  • Community access and connections (reflect customary transportation and communication relationships)
  • Geographical and topographical features (easily recognizable, make use of permanent natural features)
  • Community or diversity of interest (recognize community groupings/avoid fragmenting communities of interest)
  • Effective representation
Preliminary Option A
Preliminary Option A has been modified slightly to ensure that Wilmot Creek is not split between more than one ward.
Map A
Graph A

Preliminary Option B
Map B
B Graph

Preliminary Option C
C Map
C Graph

Preliminary Option D
D Map
D Graph

Question Title

* Based on your answer to the previous question, tell us why you preferred the option you chose as your favourite. What features do you prefer?