Ladysmith will have a new mayor after the civic elections on November 15th.

The municipality’s long-time leader, Rob Hutchins, is stepping aside and Gord Horth, Aaron Stone and Marsh Stevens are vying for office.

Horth says he brings political experience to the table.

Stevens says he has experience that would translate well to local government.

Stone says he has been a business owner in the community for over a decade.

Hutchins, meanwhile, is running for Council seat, along with:

Steve Arnett (incumbent)
Robert Cross
Jillian Dashwood (incumbent)
Bill Drysdale (incumbent)
Cal “Butch” Fradin
Joe Friesenhan
Nita Grant
Carol Henderson
Cathleen McMahon
Thea Melvin
Duck Paterson (incumbent)