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Welcome to the Township of Spallumcheen

Located in the beautiful Spallumcheen Valley, the Township of Spallumcheen is a combination of farming, industrial and residential opportunities.  The wide valley bottom is edged with evergreen slopes and boasts all forms of intensive and family agricultural operations.  Supported by a vibrant industrial park, experience the oldest and largest municipality in the southern Interior of British Columbia and see, why, in Spallumcheen, Farming Comes First. 

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2014 Local Government Elections

NOTICE OF ELECTION BY VOTING

 

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY given to the electors of the Township of Spallumcheen that an election by voting is necessary to elect one (1) Mayor, six (6) Councillors and two (2) School Trustees, and that the persons nominated as candidates and for whom votes will be received are:

 

Candidates for office of Mayor – One (1) to be elected

 

Surname

Usual Name

Jurisdiction of Residence

 

BROWN

 

Janice

 

Spallumcheen, BC

HANSMA

Will

Spallumcheen, BC

 

Candidates for office of Councillor – Six (6) to be elected

 

Surname

Usual Name

Jurisdiction of Residence

 

CASSON

 

Andrew

 

Spallumcheen, BC

FRASER

Christine

Spallumcheen, BC

GRIFFIN

Linda

Spallumcheen, BC

HANOSKI

Ed

Spallumcheen, BC

LEMAIRE

Christine

Spallumcheen, BC

VAN TIENHOVEN

Joe

Spallumcheen, BC

YORK

Todd

Spallumcheen, BC

 

Candidates for the offices of School Trustee, Electoral Area 1 for the Board of Education for School District #83 – North Okanagan-Shuswap
Two (2) to be elected “at large” in Armstrong/Spallumcheen

 

Surname

Usual Name

Jurisdiction of Residence

 

FOWLER

 

Bob

 

Spallumcheen, BC

MYERS

Laurie

Spallumcheen, BC

ROWE

Kelly

Armstrong, BC

 

GENERAL VOTING DAY will be open to qualified electors of the Township of Spallumcheen on Saturday, November 15, 2014 between the hours of 8:00 am and 8:00 pm at the Township of Spallumcheen Municipal Office, 4144 Spallumcheen Way, Spallumcheen, BC.

 


 

Elector Registration

There is no need to pre-register to vote as the registration of all electors for this election will take place at the time of voting. You will be required to make a declaration that you meet the following requirements:

 

  • 18 years of age or older,
  • Canadian citizen,
  • resident of BC for at least six (6) months immediately preceding voting day,
  • resident of OR registered owner of real property in the Township of Spallumcheen for at least 30 days immediately preceding voting day, and
  • ·not otherwise disqualified by law from voting.

 

Resident electors will also be required to produce two (2) pieces of identification (at least one (1) with a signature). Picture identification is not necessary. The identification must prove both residency and identity.

 

Non-resident property electors must produce two (2) pieces of identification (at least one (1) with a signature) to prove identity, proof that they are entitled to register in relation to the property, and, if applicable, written consent from the majority of property owners.

 

Advance Voting Opportunities

Advance voting will take place at the Municipal Office, 4144 Spallumcheen Way, Spallumcheen, BC, on Wednesday, November 5, 2014 and Wednesday, November 12, 2014 between the hours of 8:00 am and 8:00 pm each day.

 

Mail Ballot Voting Opportunities

The only electors who may vote by mail ballot are the following:

  1. persons who have a physical disability, illness, or injury that affects their ability to vote at another voting opportunity; or
  2. persons who expect to be absent from the Township of Spallumcheen on general voting day and at the times of all advance voting opportunities.

 

MAIL BALLOT APPLICATION PROCEDURE

A person wishing to vote by mail ballot shall make application during the period commencing October 29, 2014 and ending at 4:00 pm November 13, 2014 by contacting the Chief Election Officer or Deputy.

 

Additional information, if required, may be obtained by phoning 250-546-3013, Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, excluding statutory holidays.

 

 

Cindy Graves                                                                                      Corey Paiement

Chief Election Officer                                                                                     Deputy Chief Election Officer


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REGIONAL GROWTH STRATEGY INFORMATION 

For information relating to the Regional Growth Strategy please click the following link:


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Declaration of Candidates
30/10/2014
Declaration of Election By Voting
30/10/2014
2014 Election - Mail Ballot Opportunity
24/10/2014
Resident Electors may have the opportunity to vote via Mail Ballot. For more information click on the heading above.

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