MUNICIPAL ELECTION INFORMATION

MUNICIPAL ELECTION INFORMATION

Voting Information for Working Coast BC folks

The 2018 Municipal Election is coming up on Saturday, October 20th.

We have prepared some basic information to assist in being ready for it.

For folks involved in working in remote locations or away from home for extended periods of time, the Advance Voting option is very important. If you know you are away in camp for October 20th then you need to vote earlier. Listed below is the Advance Voting information for various locations;

WHEN AND WHERE TO VOTE:

**Regional District of Mt Waddington:

If you live in North Island – but not in town boundaries… there won’t be an election – there weren’t enough candidates, so all have been acclaimed http://www.rdmw.bc.ca/news-and-events/elections/elections

 

Port Hardy:
https://porthardy.ca/2018/09/21/notice-of-election/

Advance Voting:

Wednesday, October 10, 2018                         8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 18, 2018                             9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Friday, October 19, 2018                                  9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Municipal Hall – 7360 Columbia Street, Port Hardy

 

Port McNeill:
https://static1.squarespace.com/static/55ca2350e4b08d9e4143db86/t/5ba59a28eef1a16551a0be2e/1537579560720/Notice+No+4-1+Notice+of+Election+ad+2018.pdf

ADVANCE VOTING  Wednesday, October 10, 2018 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. - and - October 11, 12, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 2018 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Port McNeill Town Office at 1775 Furney Place

 

Sayward:

For those living in the village of Sayward…  Advance voting is Wednesday Oct 10… 9a-4p at Kelsey Centre

 

Strathcona Regional District:

If you live outside of town (Kyuquot, Cortes Island, Quadra, Oyster Bay etc)…  https://srd.ca/about/2018-elections-voting/

Advance voting opportunities have been scheduled for Wednesday, October 10, 2018 and Thursday, October 18, 2018

 

 

Campbell River

http://www.campbellriver.ca/your-city-hall/elections/2018-local-government-election

Advance Voting Opportunities will be provided on Wednesday, October 10th and Wednesday, October 17th at the Campbell River Community Centre from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Advance polls are available to anyone who is eligible to vote.

 

 

Courtenay

http://www.courtenay.ca/EN/main/departments/legislative-services/local-government-election.html

Advance voting opportunities will be provided at City Hall, 830 Cliffe Avenue, Courtenay, B.C. from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on the following dates: Wednesday, October 10, 2018  Wednesday, October 17, 2018

 

Comox

http://comox.ca/modx/municipal-elections/

ADVANCE VOTING OPPORTUNITIES
Wednesday, Oct.10th at the Community Centre (Multi-Purpose Hall), 1855 Noel Avenue, Comox 8am to 8pm
Saturday, Oct.13th at Council Chambers, 1801B Beaufort Avenue, Comox 10am to 2pm
Monday, Oct.15th at Council Chambers, 1801B Beaufort Avenue, Comox 10am to 2pm
Wednesday, Oct.17th at the Community Centre (Multi-Purpose Hall), 1855 Noel Avenue, Comox 8am to 8pm

 

Cumberland

https://cumberland.ca/elections/

Advance Voting will be open to qualified electors of the Village of Cumberland on

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 and Saturday, October 13, 2018
8:00 am to 8:00 pm
Cumberland Council Chambers
2675 Dunsmuir Avenue (beside the Fire Hall at First Street)

 

Surrey

https://www.surrey.ca/election/

 Advance Voting  October 6, 10, 11 & 13 from 8am to 8pm

 

 

NANAIMO:

Advance Voting opportunities will be held on Wednesday, October 10 and Wednesday, October 17 in the Bowen Park Auditorium, 500 Bowen Road.

ZEBALLOS (acclamation): Advance voting can be done from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 10th at the village office on Maquinna Avenue.

Advance voting is also available October 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th and 19th from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the village office.

PORT ALICE: Available at the Village of Port Alice Municipal Office from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 10th.

Additional advance voting days are October 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th and 19th between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. at the village office.

TAHSIS: Advance voting is available on Wednesday, October 10th and Friday, October 12th from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the village office council chambers.