CBC invited candidates from the parties represented in the House of Commons for a panel discussion. Candidates for Waterloo were asked about climate change, the post-COVID-19 economy, integrity in government and Indigenous reconciliation.
New guidance from the province this week means more people in Waterloo region with medical conditions are eligible for a third dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Elderly people who live in high-risk congregate homes can also get a third dose.
Kitchener South-Hespeler has the most candidates of any riding in Waterloo region. Get to know them and their priorities.
Kitchener Centre is a hotly contested riding in this federal election, especially after the Liberal incumbent ended his campaign for re-election. Two party leaders visited the Ontario riding this week to show support for local candidates.