2017 Councillor and Deputy Mayor, City of Winnipeg, MB Jenny Gerbasi
2016 Councillor, Town of Halton Hills, ON Clark Somerville
2015 Councillor, City of Vancouver BC Raymond Louie
2014 Mayor, Fredericton, NB Brad Woodside
2013 Mayor, Borough of Lachine, QC Claude Dauphin
2012 Councillor, Edmonton, AB Karen Leibovici
2011 Councillor, Kitchener, ON Berry Vrbanovic
2010 Director, Central Kootenay, BC Hans Cunningham
2009 Mayor, Summerside, PE Basil Stewart
2007 Councillor, Winnipeg, MB Gordon Steeves
2006 Councillor, Guelph, ON Gloria Kovach
Succeeded by Councillor, Winnipeg, MB   Gordon Steeves  
2005 Mayor, Duncan, BC Michael Coleman
Succeeded by Councillor, Guelph, ON   Gloria Kovach  
2004 Mayor, New Glasgow, NS Ann MacLean
2003 Mayor, Gatineau, QC Yves Ducharme
2002 Alderman, Calgary, AB John Schmal
2001 Councillor, Toronto, ON Jack Layton
2000 Councillor, Kitimat, BC Joanne Monaghan
1999 Deputy Mayor, Marystown, NL Sam Synard
1998 Deputy Mayor, Quebec City, QC Claude Cantin
1997 Deputy Mayor, Winnipeg, MB Jae Eadie
1996 Councillor, Richmond Hill, ON Bryon Wilfert
1995 Mayor, Chilliwack, BC John Les
1994 Mayor, Lunenburg, NS Laurence Mawhinney
1993 Alderman, Edmonton, AB Ron Hayter
1992 Mayor, Sillery, QC Margaret Delisle
1991 Councillor, Markham, ON Doreen Quirk
1990 Councillor, St. John's, NL Ray O'Neill
1989 Mayor, Abbotsford, BC George Ferguson
1988 Mayor, Spruce Grove, AB George B. Cuff
1987 Mayor, Carleton Anjou, QC Jean Corbeil
1986 Councillor, Toronto, ON Richard Gilbert
1985 Alderman, Halifax, NS Ron Cromwell
1984 Alderman, Burnaby, BC Doreen Lawson
1983 Mayor, Carlyle, SK E. J. Brady
1982 Mayor, Quebec City, QC Jean Pelletier
1981 Mayor, Dartmouth, NS Daniel Brownlow
1980 Mayor, Etobicoke, ON Dennis Flynn
1979 Mayor, Edmonton, AB C. J. Purves
1978 Mayor, Granby, QC Paul-Olivier Trépanier
1977 Mayor, Vancouver, BC J. J. Volrich
1976 Mayor, Glace Bay, NS D. A. Munroe
1975 Chairman, Metro Toronto, ON Paul Godfrey
1974 Councillor, Winnipeg, MB B. R. Wolfe
1973 Mayor, Fredericton, NB J.W. Bird
1972 Mayor, Whitby, ON Desmond Newman
1971 Mayor, Hull, QC Marcel D'Amour
1970 Mayor, Edmonton, AB Ivor Dent
1969 Mayor, Halifax, NS Allan O'Brien
1968 Mayor, Scarborough, ON A.M. Campbell
1967 Mayor, Edmonton, AB Vincent Dantzer
1966 Mayor, Vancouver, BC William Rathie
Succeeded by Mayor, Mount Royal, QC   J. P. Dawson  
1965 Mayor, Hamilton, ON Victor Copps
1964 Mayor, Halifax, NS Charles Vaughn
1963 Mayor, Dartmouth, NS I.W. Akerley
Succeeded by Mayor, New Westminster, BC  Beth Woods  
Succeeded by Mayor, West Kildonan, BC  C. N. Kushner  
1962 Mayor, Trois-Rivières, QC J. A Mongrain
1961 Mayor, Victoria, BC Percy Scurrah
Succeeded by Mayor, West Kildonan, MB   C. N. Kushner  
1960 Mayor, Saskatoon, SK S. L. Buckwold
1959 Mayor, Arnprior, ON R.M. Simpson
1958 Mayor, St. John's, NF H. G. R. Mews
1957 Mayor, Hamilton, ON Lloyd Jackson
1956 Mayor, Edmonton, AB William Hawrelak
1955 Mayor, Charlottetown, PE J. David Stewart
1954 Mayor, Calgary, AB Donald MacKay
1953 Councillor, Montréal, QC J. O. Asselin
Succeeded by Mayor, Calgary, AB   Donald MacKay  
1952 Mayor, Springhill, NS A. J. Mason
Succeeded by Councillor, Montréal, QC   J. O. Asselin  
1951 Mayor, Victoria, BC Percy George
Succeeded by Alderman, Vancouver, BC   G. C. Miller  
1950 Mayor, Granby, QC P. H. Boivin
1949 Mayor, Saint Boniface, MB G. C. MacLean
1948 Mayor, Québec City, QC Lucien Borne
1947 Mayor, Fredericton, NB Ray T. Forbes
1946 Mayor, Winnipeg, MB Garnet Coulter
1945 Mayor, Vancouver, BC J.W. Cornett
1944 Mayor, Toronto, ON F. J. Conboy Cruise
Succeeded by Mayor, Toronto, ON   R. H. Saunders  
1943 Mayor, Montréal, QC Adhemar Raynault
1942 Mayor, Ottawa, ON Stan Lewis
1941 Mayor, Ottawa, ON Stan Lewis
1940 Mayor, Ottawa, ON Stan Lewis
1939 Mayor, Ottawa, ON Stan Lewis
1938 Mayor, Ottawa, ON J. E. S. Lewis 
1937 Mayor, Ottawa, ON E. J. Cragg
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