Community Champions

The Trans Canada Trail is thrilled to introduce our Government Champions. We invite all mayors and reeves whose communities are traversed by the TCT to join us. If you are interested write to us at  or call 1-800-465-3636 

Mayor Lori Ackerman Mayor Lori Ackerman
Fort St. John, British Columbia
Mayor Michel Adrien Mayor Michel Adrien
Mont-Laurier, Québec
Mayor Gérald Allaire
Stukely, Québec
Mayor Allan Alls Mayor Allan Alls
Erin, Ontario
Mayor Glenn Anderson Mayor Glenn Anderson
St. Paul, Alberta
Mayor Frank Armitage Mayor Frank Armitage
Princeton, British Columbia
Mayor Francine Asselin Bélisle
Lac Saguay, Québec
Mayor Don Atchison Mayor Don Atchison
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo
Assembly of First Nations National Chief 2009-2014, hereditary Chief of Ahousaht First Nation, British Columbia
Mayor Tom Bain Mayor Tom Bain
Lakeshore, Ontario
Chief Darcy Bear Chief Darcy Bear
Whitecap Dakota First Nation, Saskatchewan
Mayor Céline Beauregard Mayor Céline Beauregard
La Macaza, Québec
Mayor John Becker Mayor John Becker
Pitt Meadows, British Columbia
Mayor Déborah Bélanger Mayor Déborah Bélanger
Rivière-Rouge, Québec
Mayor Marianne Bell Mayor Marianne Bell
Perth-Andover, New Brunswick
Mayor André Bellavance Mayor André Bellavance
Victoriaville, Québec
Mayor Daryl Bennett Mayor Daryl Bennett
Peterborough, Ontario
Mayor Brian Bigger Mayor Brian Bigger
Sudbury, Ontario
Mayor Melissa Blake Mayor Melissa Blake
Wood Buffalo, Alberta
Mayor Dan Bobbett Mayor Dan Bobbett
Paradise, Newfoundland and Labrador
Mayor Lee Bodie
Carmacks, Yukon
Mayor Scott Bolton Mayor Scott Bolton
Mayo, Yukon
Mayor John Borrowman Mayor John Borrowman
Canmore, Alberta
Mayor Claude Bouffard Mayor Claude Bouffard
French River, Ontario
Mayor Brian Bowman Mayor Brian Bowman
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Mayor Gilbert Brassard Mayor Gilbert Brassard
Labelle, Québec
Mayor Henry Braun Mayor Henry Braun
Abbotsford, British Columbia
Mayor Luc Brisebois Mayor Luc Brisebois
Mont-Tremblant, Québec
Mayor Ivan Brooker Mayor Ivan Brooker
Cochrane, Alberta
Mayor Brian Brown Mayor Brian Brown
Rossburn, Manitoba
Mayor Dennis Brown Mayor Dennis Brown
Atikokan, Ontario
Chief Kurt Buffalo Chief Kurt Buffalo
Samson Cree First Nation, Alberta
Mayor Robert Bussière Mayor Robert Bussière
La Pêche, Québec
Mayor Dale Bumstead Mayor Dale Bumstead
Dawson Creek, British Columbia
Mayor Mike Burkett Mayor Mike Burkett
Severn Township, Ontario
Mayor Rob Burton Mayor Rob Burton
Oakville, Ontario
Chief Glenda Campbell Chief Glenda Campbell
Tzeachten First Nation, British Columbia
Mayor Dave Canfield Mayor Dave Canfield
Kenora, Ontario
Mayor Lynda Carleton Mayor Lynda Carleton
Machar, Ontario
Mayor Roxanne Carr Mayor Roxanne Carr
Strathcona County, Alberta
Mayor Rowan Caseley Mayor Rowan Caseley
Kensington, Prince Edward Island
Mayor Bernard Cayen Mayor Bernard Cayen
Déléage, Québec
Mayor Patricia Cecchini Mayor Patricia Cecchini
Fruitvale, British Columbia
Mayor Denis Chalifoux Mayor Denis Chalifoux
Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts, Québec
Mayor Denis Charron Mayor Denis Charron
Aumond, Québec
Mayor Greg Chatterson
Fort San, Saskatchewan
Mayor Steve Christie Mayor Steve Christie
Lacombe, Alberta
Mayor Cecil Clarke Mayor Cecil Clarke
Cape Breton Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia
Mayor Steven Clarke Mayor Steven Clarke
Orillia, Ontario
Mayor Ted Clugston Mayor Ted Clugston
Medicine Hat, Alberta
Mayor Denis Coderre Mayor Denis Coderre
Montreal, Quebec
Mayor Richard Collins Mayor Richard Collins
Montague, Prince Edward Island
Mayor Dennis Cooper Mayor Dennis Cooper
Penhold, Alberta
Mayor Derek Corrigan Mayor Derek Corrigan
Burnaby, British Columbia
Mayor Bonnie Crombie Mayor Bonnie Crombie
Mississauga, Ontario
Mayor Dan Curtis Mayor Dan Curtis
Whitehorse, Yukon
Mayor Frédéric Dancause Mayor Frédéric Dancause
Château-Richer, Quebec
Mayor Joe Danchuk Mayor Joe Danchuk
Montrose, British Columbia
Mayor Don Darling
Saint John, New Brunswick
Lord Mayor Pat Darte Lord Mayor Pat Darte
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
Mayor Claude Dauphin Mayor Claude Dauphin
Lachine, Québec
Warden Victor David Warden Victor David
Richmond County, Nova Scotia
Mayor Nicole Davidson Mayor Nicole Davidson
Val-David, Québec
Mayor Jody Davis Mayor Jody Davis
Terrace Bay, Ontario
Mayor Adrian de Groot Mayor Adrian de Groot
Neepawa, Manitoba
Mayor Georges Décarie Mayor Georges Décarie
Nominingue, Québec
Mayor Tom Deline Mayor Tom Deline
Centre Hastings, Ontario
Mayor Chantal Deschamps
Repentigny, Québec
Mayor Drew Dilkins Mayor Drew Dilkins
Windsor, Ontario
Mayor Jim Diodati Mayor Jim Diodati
Niagara Falls, Ontario
Mayor Lynn Dionne Mayor Lynn Dionne
Lorraine, Québec
Mayor Terry Dowdall
Township of Essa, Ontario
Mayor Guy Drouin Mayor Guy Drouin
Val-Morin, Québec
Mayor Bev Dubé Mayor Bev Dubé
Powerview-Pine Falls, Manitoba
Mayor Marc Dubeau Mayor Marc Dubeau
Saint-Joachim, Quebec
Mayor Rick Dumas Mayor Rick Dumas
Marathon, Ontario
Mayor David Dunphy Mayor David Dunphy
Stratford, Prince Edward Island
Mayor Claude Elliot Mayor Claude Elliot
Gander, Newfoundland and Labrador
Mayor Paul Ens Mayor Paul Ens
Bayham, Ontario
Mayor Bruce Evans Mayor Bruce Evans
White City, Saskatchewan
Mayor Debbie Fiebelkorn Mayor Debbie Fiebelkorn
St. Clements, Manitoba
Mayor Mark Figliomeni Mayor Mark Figliomeni
Schreiber, Ontario
Mayor Derm Flynn Mayor Derm Flynn
Appleton, Newfoundland and Labrador
Mayor Ross Forrest Mayor Ross Forrest
Lake Cowichan, British Columbia
Mayor Gilles Fortier Mayor Gilles Fortier
Princeville, Québec
Mayor Jean Fortin Mayor Jean Fortin
Baie-Saint-Paul, Québec
Mayor Michael Fougere Mayor Michael Fougere
Regina, Saskatchewan
Mayor Bill French Mayor Bill French
Township of Springwater, Ontario
Mayor Chris Friel Mayor Chris Friel
Brantford, Ontario
Mayor Jack Froese Mayor Jack Froese
Langley, British Columbia
Mayor Sharon Gaetz Mayor Sharon Gaetz
Chilliwack, British Columbia
Mayor Gaétan Gamache Mayor Gaétan Gamache
Rivière-du-Loup, Québec
Reeve Raymond Garand
Alexander, Manitoba
Mayor Rod Gardner Mayor Rod Gardner
Kamsack, Saskatchewan
Mayor Michel Gaudet
Memramcook, New Brunswick
Mayor Marcel Gaudreau
Saint-Alphonse-de-Granby, Québec
Mayor Nancy Grant
Rothesay, New Brunswick
Mayor Caryl Green Mayor Caryl Green
Chelsea, Québec
Mayor Mary Giuliano Mayor Mary Giuliano
Fernie, British Columbia
Mayor Cam Guthrie Mayor Cam Guthrie
Guelph, Ontario
Mayor Kenneth G. Hague Mayor Kenneth G. Hague
Ivry-sur-le-Lac, Québec
Mayor Ian Hamilton Mayor Ian Hamilton
North Battleford, Saskatchewan
Mayor Shelley Hart Mayor Shelley Hart
East St. Paul, Manitoba
Reeve Judy Harwood Reeve Judy Harwood
RM of Corman Park, Saskatchewan
Mayor Joe Hawes
Pictou, Nova Scotia
Mayor Patricia Heintzman
Squamish, British Columbia
Mayor Lisa Helps Mayor Lisa Helps
Victoria, British Columbia
Chief Derrick Henderson Chief Derrick Henderson
Sagkeeng First Nation, Manitoba
Mayor Ken Hewitt Mayor Ken Hewitt
Haldimand County, Ontario
Mayor Mark Heyck Mayor Mark Heyck
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Mayor Deb Higgins Mayor Deb Higgins
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan
Mayor John Higham Mayor John Higham
Sackville, New Brunswick
Chief Ava Hill Chief Ava Hill
Six Nations of the Grand River, Ontario
Mayor Keith Hobbs Mayor Keith Hobbs
Thunder Bay, Ontario
Mayor Don Iveson Mayor Don Iveson
Edmonton, Alberta
Mayor Heather Jackson Mayor Heather Jackson
St. Thomas, Ontario
Mayor Andrew Jakubeit Mayor Andrew Jakubeit
Penticton, British Columbia
Reeve Greg Janzen Reeve Greg Janzen
Emerson-Franklin, Manitoba
Mayor Dave Jaworsky Mayor Dave Jaworsky
Waterloo, Ontario
Mayor Ralph Johnston Mayor Ralph Johnston
Itaska Beach, Alberta
Mayor Clara Jules Mayor Clara Jules
Teslin, Yukon
Mayor Randy Kappes Mayor Randy Kappes
Midway, British Columbia
Mayor Gale Katchur Mayor Gale Katchur
Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta
Mayor Lee Kennard Mayor Lee Kennard
Township of Ignace, Ontario
Reeve Richard Kidd Reeve Richard Kidd
Beckwith Township, Ontario
Mayor Gordon Krantz Mayor Gordon Krantz
Milton, Ontario
Mayor Greg Krischke Mayor Greg Krischke
Leduc, Alberta
Mayor Yvon Lapierre Mayor Yvon Lapierre
Dieppe, New Brunswick
Mayor Sonia Larrivée Mayor Sonia Larrivée
Saint-Louis-du-Ha! Ha!, Québec
Mayor Hector D. Lavigne Mayor Hector D. Lavigne
Callander, Ontario
Reeve Paula Law Reeve Paula Law
Lacombe County, Alberta
Mayor Madeleine Leduc Mayor Madeleine Leduc
Rosemère, Québec
Mayor Clifford Lee Mayor Clifford Lee
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Mayor Jeff Lehman
Barrie, Ontario
Mayor Andy Letham Mayor Andy Letham
City of Kawartha Lakes, Ontario
Mayor Stephen Lindop
Devon, Alberta
Mayor Grace Losier Mayor Grace Losier
Grand Bay-Westfield, New Brunswick
Mayor Terry Low Mayor Terry Low
Asphodel-Norwood, Ontario
Mayor Charlie Luke Mayor Charlie Luke
Norfolk, Ontario
Mayor Maliktoo Lyta Mayor Maliktoo Lyta
Kimmirut, Nunavut
Mayor David MacDonald Mayor David MacDonald
Town of Souris, Prince Edward Island
Mayor Roger MacKay Mayor Roger MacKay
Westville, Nova Scotia
Mayor Glen MacKinnon Mayor Glen MacKinnon
Trenton, Nova Scotia
Mayor Stéphane Maher Mayor Stéphane Maher
Saint-Jérôme, Québec
Mayor Derek Mahon Mayor Derek Mahon
Battleford, Saskatchewan
Mayor Brad Mapes
Hay River, Northwest Territories
Mayor Marc Marion
RM of De Salaberry, Manitoba
Mayor David Marr Mayor David Marr
Municipality of Central Elgin, Ontario
Mayor Gerry Marshall Mayor Gerry Marshall
Penetanguishene, Ontario
Mayor Bill Martin Mayor Bill Martin
Summerside, Prince Edward Island
Mayor Mike Martin Mayor Mike Martin
Trail, British Columbia
Mayor Bryan Matheson Mayor Bryan Matheson
Lumsden, Saskatchewan
Mayor Don McCormick Mayor Don McCormick
Kimberley, British Columbia
Mayor Minerva McCourt Mayor Minerva McCourt
Cornwall, Prince Edward Island
Mayor Al McDonald Mayor Al McDonald
North Bay, Ontario
Mayor Jim McDonald
Inuvik, Northwest Territories
Mayor Cal McDougal Mayor Cal McDougal
Sparwood, British Columbia
Chair Terry McGrath Chair Terry McGrath
Hunter River, Prince Edward Island
Mayor Gregor H. McGregor Mayor Gregor H. McGregor
Norman Wells, Northwest Territories
Mayor Gordon McKay Mayor Gordon McKay
Midland, Ontario
Mayor Dean McKerracher Mayor Dean McKerracher
Elkford, British Columbia
Mayor Shaun McLaughlin Mayor Shaun McLaughlin
Mississippi Mills, Ontario
Mayor Gary McNamara Mayor Gary McNamara
Tecumseh, Ontario
Mayor Dave Mennill Mayor Dave Mennill
Township of Malahide, Ontario
Mayor W.R. (Bill) Mills
Truro, Nova Scotia
Mayor Stephen Molnar Mayor Stephen Molnar
Tillsonburg, Ontario
Mayor Greg Moore Mayor Greg Moore
Port Coquitlam, British Columbia
Mayor Kathy Moore Mayor Kathy Moore
Rossland, British Columbia
Mayor Roger Morrill
Town of Athabasca, Alberta
Warden Bruce J. Morrison
Victoria County, Nova Scotia
Mayor Lloyd Mushrow Mayor Lloyd Mushrow
Channel-Port aux Basques, Newfoundland and Labrador
Mayor Darrell Mussatto Mayor Darrell Mussatto
North Vancouver, British Columbia
Mayor Darrel Nasogaluak
Tuktoyaktuk, Nunavut
Mayor Naheed Nenshi Mayor Naheed Nenshi
Calgary, Alberta
Mayor Don Oborowsky Mayor Don Oborowsky
Argentia Beach, Alberta
Mayor Mike O'Brien Mayor Mike O'Brien
Fredericton, New Brunswick
Mayor Gerri Lynn O'Connor Mayor Gerri Lynn O'Connor
Uxbridge, Ontario
Mayor Dennis O'Keefe Mayor Dennis O'Keefe
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
Mayor Ron Osika Mayor Ron Osika
Fort Qu'Appelle, Saskatchewan
Mayor Ted Pahl
Warfield, British Columbia
Mayor Steve Parish Mayor Steve Parish
Ajax, Ontario
Mayor John Paterson Mayor John Paterson
Leamington, Ontario
Mayor Rick Pattison Mayor Rick Pattison
Katepwa, Saskatchewan
Mayor Gordon Peters Mayor Gordon Peters
Lac du Bonnet, Manitoba
Mayor Maurice Plouffe Mayor Maurice Plouffe
La Conception, Québec
Mayor Michel Plourde Mayor Michel Plourde
Danville, Québec
Mayor André Pontbriand Mayor André Pontbriand
Canton de Shefford, Québec
Reeve Dave Popowich Reeve Dave Popowich
Good Lake, Saskatchewan
Mayor Wayne Potoroka Mayor Wayne Potoroka
Dawson City, Yukon
Mayor Lee Pratt Mayor Lee Pratt
Cranbrook, British Columbia
Mayor Christian Provenzano Mayor Christian Provenzano
Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
Mayor Gina Rakochy Mayor Gina Rakochy
Canora, Saskatchewan
Mayor Nicole Read Mayor Nicole Read
Maple Ridge, British Columbia
Mayor Wayne Redekop Mayor Wayne Redekop
Fort Erie, Ontario
Mayor Christian Richard Mayor Christian Richard
Saint-Antoine-de-Tilly, Québec
Mayor Michael Riseborough
Haines Junction, Yukon
Mayor Gregor Robertson Mayor Gregor Robertson
Vancouver, British Columbia
Mayor Wendy Robinson Mayor Wendy Robinson
Stewiacke, Nova Scotia
Mayor Tom Rowett Mayor Tom Rowett
Township of Scugog, Ontario
Mayor Frazer Russell Mayor Frazer Russell
Clarenville, Newfoundland and Labrador
Mayor Pascal Russell Mayor Pascal Russell
Waterloo, Québec
Mayor Dave Ryan Mayor Dave Ryan
Pickering, Ontario
Mayor Lynne Saas
Mistusinne, Saskatchewan
Mayor Carmel St-Amand Mayor Carmel St-Amand
Saint-Léonard, New Brunswick
Mayor Nelson Santos Mayor Nelson Santos
Kingsville, Ontario
Mayor Rob Saunders Mayor Rob Saunders
Lloydminster, Alberta/Saskatchewan
Mayor Joanne Savage
West Nipissing, Ontario
Mayor Mike Savage Mayor Mike Savage
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Mayor Wade Schott Mayor Wade Schott
Roblin, Manitoba
Mayor Hugh Scott Mayor Hugh Scott
Lac-Tremblant-Nord, Québec
Mayor David Screech Mayor David Screech
View Royal, British Columbia
Mayor Walter Sendzik Mayor Walter Sendzik
St. Catharines, Ontario
Mayor Rod Shaigec Mayor Rod Shaigec
Parkland County, Alberta
Mayor Kirstin H. Shortt
Alma, New Brunswick
Mayor Claudette Simard
Saint-Urbain, Québec
Mayor Cyrille Simard Mayor Cyrille Simard
Edmundston, New Brunswick
Reeve Paul Sinclair Reeve Paul Sinclair
Opportunity, Alberta
Chief Konrad Sioui Chief Konrad Sioui
Huron Wendat First Nation, Québec
Mayor Mary Smith Mayor Mary Smith
Township of Selwyn, Ontario
Mayor Michael Smith Mayor Michael Smith
West Vancouver, British Columbia
Mayor Karen Sorensen Mayor Karen Sorensen
Banff, Alberta
Mayor Trish Stewart Mayor Trish Stewart
Oxford, Nova Scotia
Mayor Melodie Stol Mayor Melodie Stol
Blackfalds, Alberta
Mayor Aaron Stone
Ladysmith, British Columbia
Mayor Bob Taylor Mayor Bob Taylor
Municipality of Colchester, Nova Scotia
Mayor Stephen Tessier Mayor Stephen Tessier
Conception Bay South, Newfoundland and Labrador
Mayor John Tory Mayor John Tory
Toronto, Ontario
Mayor Sylvain Tremblay Mayor Sylvain Tremblay
Saint-Siméon, Québec
Chief Harvey Underwood
Tsawout First Nation, British Columbia
Mayor Bernard Vanasse Mayor Bernard Vanasse
Compton, Québec
Mayor Tara Veer Mayor Tara Veer
Red Deer, Alberta
Mayor Berry Vrbanovic Mayor Berry Vrbanovic
Kitchener, Ontario
Mayor Bill Vrebosch Mayor Bill Vrebosch
East Ferris, Ontario
Mayor Richard Walton Mayor Richard Walton
District of North Vancouver, British Columbia
Mayor Tyler Warman Mayor Tyler Warman
Slave Lake, Alberta
Mayor Scott Warnock Mayor Scott Warnock
Tay Township, Ontario
Mayor Peter Waterman
District of Summerland, British Columbia
Mayor Jim Watson Mayor Jim Watson
Ottawa, Ontario
Mayor Ken Wiebe Mayor Ken Wiebe
Morden, Manitoba
Mayor Nancy Wilhelm-Morden Mayor Nancy Wilhelm-Morden
Whistler, British Columbia
Mayor Mary Ekho Wilman Mayor Mary Ekho Wilman
Iqaluit, Nunavut
Grand Falls Town Council Grand Falls Town Council
New Brunswick
Regional District of East Kootenay Board Regional District of East Kootenay Board
British Columbia
Sunshine Coast Regional District Board Sunshine Coast Regional District Board
British Columbia
Township of Brock Council Township of Brock Council
City of Moncton City of Moncton
New Brunswick
Hamlet of Mount Lorne Local Advisory Council
Ochiichagwe'Babigo'Ining Ojibway Nation
Kenora, Ontario
Nanaimo Nanaimo
British Columbia
Tagish Advisory Council

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