2019 Municipal By-election Information

NOTICE OF NOMINATION PROCEEDINGS

For municipal by-election

PURSUANT TO SECTION 42 OF THE MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENT ACT R.S.P.E.I. 1988, CAP. M-12.1., AND SUBSECTION 25(1) OF THE MUNICIPAL ELECTION REGULATIONS

Public notice is hereby given to the electors of the Rural Municipality of Alexandra that a Municipal By-Election will be held on Monday, December 9, 2019 to elect one Councillor for the Rural Municipality of Alexandra for the term of office terminating on the 6th day of the month that follows the next general election.

The nomination period for the council positions noted above commences on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 and closes at 2:00 pm on Nomination Day on Friday, November 22, 2019.

Nominations shall only be received during office hours at the election office, located at the Alexandra Community Centre, 1197 Pownal Road, Alexandra.

 

The election office hours shall be:

Tuesday, November 12th – 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Friday, November 15th – 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Thursday, November 21st – 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Friday, November 22nd – 9 am – 2 pm (Nomination Day)

Monday, November 25th – 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Friday, November 29th – 9 a.m. – 12 noon

Monday, December 2nd – 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Saturday, December 7th – 9 am – 12 noon (Advance Poll)

Monday, December 9th – 9 am – 7 p.m. (Election Day)

 

The deadline for correcting elector information shall be no later than 11:59 am on Tuesday, November 26, 2019.

Municipal Electoral Officer: Sheila Whiteway
Phone: 902-330-5810 Email: sgw@hotmail.ca
       
Returning Officer: Fred Osborne
Phone: 902-569-4632 Email: fosborne@pei.sympatico.ca

 

A candidate must file their completed nomination paper at the election office with the Municipal Electoral Officer or Returning Officer.

 

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Please note that the Rural Municipality of Alexandra has adopted Elections Bylaw 2018-7 on September 12, 2018.  The Elections Bylaw can be viewed on the “Bylaw” Page.

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A by-election will be held on Monday, December 9th, 2019 to fill a Council vacancy.  Please watch for details regarding the Nomination process on this website and in the local newspaper.