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Notice of Election

Posted: September 20, 2018

NOTICE OF ELECTION
Municipality of Russell Binscarth
 
Notice is hereby given that a vote of the Municipality of Russell Binscarth will be taken to elect a mayor and 6 councillors from the following duly nominated candidates:
 
For the office of Mayor:
1. Cheryl Kingdon-Chartier
2, Len Derkach 
 
For the offices of Councillor
1. Estha Baseley 
2. Nicolas Foisy 
3. Rene Cadieux
4. Barry Wishart
5. Marg Fraser
6. Danny Galatiuk
7. Ray Elliott
8. Norma Holmes
 
VOTING PLACES
Voting places will be open for voting on Wednesday the 24th day of October, 2018 between 8:00 A.M. and 8:00 P.M. at George P Buleziuk Centre - 106 Shell River Avenue, Russell, MB  and Binscarth Drop In Center - 47 Russell Street, Binscarth, MB
 
IDENTIFICATION MAY BE REQUIRED BEFORE BEING ALLOWED TO VOTE. A person may be required to produce one piece of government issued photo identification (for example - driver’s license or passport) or at least two other documents that provide proof of identity.
 
ADVANCE VOTING
For the purpose of accommodating persons who are qualified to vote, but who have reason to believe that they will be absent or otherwise unable to attend their proper voting place on election day, an advance voting opportunity will be located at Russell Civic Centre, Brad Room, 178 Main Street North, Russell, MB
and will be open Saturday, October 20th, 2018, between 8:00 A.M. and 8:00 P.M.
 
MOBILE VOTING
For the purpose of accommodating persons who are qualified to vote, but reside at a health care facility, a mobile voting station will be set up at the following health care facilities on election day:
1. Russell Personal Care Home 113 Arsini St. E., Russell, MB 9:30 A.M. - 10:30 A.M.
2. Russell Health Centre 426 Alexandria Ave. S., Russell, MB 1:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
 
APPLICATION TO VOTE BY SEALED ENVELOPE
A voter who is unable to go in person to the voting place or vote in advance, may apply in person, in writing, or by fax to the senior election official at:
Municipality of Russell Binscarth Municipal Office,
178 Main Street N., P.O. Box 10, Russell, MB., R0J 1W0
Fax: 204-773-3370
If applying in person*, a voter may apply between September 26th and October 21st, 2018.
*A voter applying in person may pick up a sealed envelope ballot package at the time of application.
If applying by mail or fax**, a voter may apply between September 26th and October 21st, 2018.
** A voter applying by mail or fax will receive a sealed envelope ballot package by regular post, or by making alternative arrangements with the senior election official.
 
Robin Robinson, Senior Election Official
Municipality of Russell Binscarth
204-773-2253 or 204-532-2049