There is only one week left until nomination day for the 2014 Chatham-Kent municipal election.
The deadline to file a nomination for mayor, councillor, or school board trustee is Friday, September 12 at 2 p.m.
The race for mayor currently includes seven candidates: Steve Brent, Jeff Bultje, Marjorie Crew, Randy R. Hope, Reno Lachapelle, Ian McLarty and John C. Willatt.
In Wallaceburg (Ward 5), three candidates have out their names forward, including: Carmen McGregor, Sheldon Parsons and Jeff Wesley.
In North Kent (Ward 4), four candidates have filed their papers, including: Gary Clarkson, Joe Faas, Leon Leclair and Marc R. E. Reid.
Election day is Oct. 27.