Made up of the cities of Cambridge Kitchener Waterloo And the townships North Dumfries, Wellesley, Wilmot, Woolwich
Population of 535,00, 10th largest urban center in Canada
Region has urban cores, a well defined urban boundary (country line), Environmentally Sensitive Landscapes and developable lands. The regional budget is $1.5 billion per year with approx 4200 employees.
Who do we vote for?
Each city and township
Elects their Mayor and ward councillors.
Each city elects regional councillors
Votes for a region wide Regional Chair
school board representatives
Region of Waterloo Council is made up of 16 members.