On November 18, the candidates elected to represent Montrealers in the November 6-7 general election will be sworn in. The public will be able to view the ceremony online, either live or recorded.
During this solemn and moving ceremony, the elected representatives will be sworn in by the city clerk and officially take office for a four-year term. The ceremony will end with a speech by Valérie Plante, who has been re-elected to a second term as mayor.
The primary role of elected representatives is to ensure that the services offered meet the needs of the community. They play a role in the city’s various decision-making bodies: