Jyoti Gondek delivers her victory speech (Photo: Dylan LeDuke) Credit: Dylan LeDuke

Jyoti Gondek’s election win Monday night was historic as she became the first woman voted Calgary’s mayor. Her election, and Amarjeet Sohi’s win in Edmonton, sparked reaction from across the province and the country.

Gondek made the interview rounds Tuesday. She says her priorities include childcare and declaring a climate emergency in the city.

Political leaders weigh in

Gondek’s win caught the eye of other political leaders who will have to work with her and the new city council.

Historic victory

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