Monday, October 1, 2018

19 Days to 2018 General Voting Day (Local Gov't/Board of Education Elections)

19 Days (just under 3 weeks) from today - voters of the Cariboo-Chilcotin will elect new Mayors (except the City of Quesnel), Councillors, School District #28 Trustees, School District #27 Trustees for Zones 2,4,5,6,7 and Cariboo Regional District Directors for Electoral Areas A, B, E, F, J, K and L and just 9 days to the 1st Advanced Voting Opportunity for these same elected positions as well as a referendum for a new CRD North Cariboo Airport Financial Contribution Service (CRD Electoral Areas A, B, C and I) (click here for details) and a referendum to borrow up to $8.5 million for a new Public Works building in Quesnel (for details, click here)

A number of candidates (not all) have posted election signs and a fair number of them have an online presence, via Facebook.  There are a number of all candidate forums this upcoming week to hear directly from the candidates including:

Monday, October 1st at 7pm - Bouchie Lake Community Hall - Cariboo RD Area 'B' Director candidates.  Session moderated by Quesnel Mayor Bob Simpson

Wednesday, October 3rd at 6pm - Creekside Seniors' Centre, 100 Mile House.  Candidates for 100 Mile House Mayor/Councillor.  Session put on by the South Cariboo Chamber of Commerce

Thursday, October 4th from 5-9pm, Gibraltar Room - Williams Lake.  All Candidates "Meet/Greet Open House" for those running for Williams Lake Mayor/Councillor.  Session put on by the Williams Lake and District Chamber of Commerce

Full contact information for all candidates running can be found at the CivicInfo website here and if you have a question around if an candidate has a specific Facebook page for their election or re-electon campaign, please comment below and I'll let you know where you can locate it...


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