For Mayor of the City of Belleville
Neil R. Ellis is a candidate for Mayor of the City of Belleville in the 2022 fall election. Neil has extensive experience at both the municipal and federal level. His love of this community, passion for politics, and inclusive leadership style make him stand out from the crowd. Neil is the real deal, who entered politics for the right reasons. He is without arrogance, malice or bravado, and hopes to cultivate a culture of respect and teamwork at City Hall.
Driving Change Through Effective Leadership
About Neil Ellis
Born and raised in Belleville, Neil is first and foremost a loving husband to Susan, and the proud father of Zachary, Maddison and Abigail.
Neil has deep roots in the community. He owned and operated Doug’s Bicycle for nearly 30 years. From 2006-2014, Neil served as Mayor of the City of Belleville. He proved to be a visionary leader who championed physician recruitment and infrastructure improvements, believing such investments to be a precursor to economic growth and an improved quality of life for all citizens.