The wheels are in motion for Gord Johns’ re-election campaign.

Courtenay-Alberni’s incumbent MP opened his campaign office in downtown Courtenay this afternoon.

The NDP member has served as the riding’s MP since 2015.

His opponents in the race are Conservative Byron Horner, Liberal Jonah Gowans, Green Sean Wood, and  Troy Whitley with the People’s Party of Canada.

The federal election is October 21st.

The office is at #112, 255 6th Street.