Official Results - 2020 Municipal By-Election - Office of Councillor
September 15, 2020
2020 Official Candidates – Office of Councillor
Voters will elect one (1) Councillor in the 2020 Municipal By-Election. Please visit https://www.crowsnestpass.com/municipal-government/municipal-elections/2020-by-election for polling station locations and Institutional Vote details.
Election Day is Monday, October 26, 2020 from 10:00am to 8:00pm.
Advanced Poll is Wednesday, October 21, 2020 from 10:00am to 8:00pm.
Monday, October 26
10:00am - 8:00pm
Voters will elect One (1) Councillor.
Institutional vote will also take place on October 26 at Tecumseh Apartments, Westwind Apartments, and York Creek Lodge.
Wednesday, October 21
10:00am - 8:00pm
2025 - 129 Street, Blairmore
You are eligible to vote in this election pursuant to the Local Authorities Elections Act if you:
Voters will be asked to show government issued identification at the polling station that shows the elector’s photograph, current address and name. If you are unable to produce government issued ID you must produce two pieces of ID from the Voter ID Requirements listed below.
Candidates and voters are encouraged to contact the Returning Officer with any Municipal Election questions:
Natalie Dzioba, Returning Officer
At the September 2, 2020 Municipality of Crowsnest Pass council meeting, a resolution was passed allowing for voting by special ballot in the October 26, 2020 by-election.
HOW to vote by special ballot
To vote by special ballot, electors must apply to receive a special ballot package.
WHO can apply for a special ballot package
An elector may apply for a special ballot package if they are unable to vote at the advance vote (October 21, 2020) or at the voting station on Election Day (October 26, 2020) because of:
HOW to apply for a special ballot package.
To request a special ballot package:
Applications for special ballot packages are accepted until noon on Election Day.
Electors can request the special ballot package be mailed or arrange for pick-up.
The special ballot package includes instructions, a ballot and special ballot envelope, a special ballot certificate envelope with form, and a return envelope.
WHEN will special ballot packages be ready?
Special ballot packages will be ready at noon on September 16, 2020. Ballots for the packages will be printed once we know the names of the candidates, and candidates have until noon on September 15th to withdraw their nomination.
Deadline to return the special ballot package