Benoit Dorais

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Benoit Dorais
Borough mayor for Le Sud-Ouest and Montreal City Councillor
Assumed office
January 1, 2010
Preceded by Jacqueline Montpetit
Personal details
Political party Coalition Montréal
Vision Montréal (formerly)
Residence Montreal, Quebec

Benoit Dorais is a city councillor from Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He has served as the borough mayor of Le Sud-Ouest since 2009. He was a member of Vision Montreal and since 2013 Coalition Montréal.

Dorais was born and raised in the Saint-Henri neighbourhood.[1] Prior to his election as city councillor, Dorais served as a political staff member to former Bloc Québécois MP Thierry St-Cyr.[2] He has also served as a commissioner with the Commission scolaire de Montréal since 2007.[2] He holds a university degree in philosophy and social ethics.[1]

Following Marcel Côté's death on May 26, he became leader of Coalition Montreal. He is chairman of the City of Montreal committee on social development and Montreal diversity.[3]

Electoral record[edit]

2009 Montreal municipal election results: Borough Mayor, Le Sud-Ouest


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