Municipality

Elections

2018 MUNICIPAL AND SCHOOL BOARD ELECTIONS

Declaration of Elected Candidates

McDougall Municipal Council Certified Election Results

School Board Trustees Certified Election Results

Election Results - Unofficial


 


Notice of Election 

List of Certified Candidates for the 2018 Municipal and School Board Election 

Declaration of Acclamation to Office

 

Candidate Contact Information 



VOTER INFORMATION

 Voters' Guide for Ontario Municipal and School Board By-elections.

 

To improve voter access and voter participation The Municipality of McDougall will once again be implementing internet and telephone voting for the 2018 Municipal and School Board Elections. Voters will receive a notice by mail providing complete instructions, dates, and a secure PIN number. The voting period will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday October 9, 2018 remaining open until 8:00 p.m. October 22, 2018.

A Voter Help Centre will be available at the Municipal Office during the following hours:

  • October 9 from 10:00AM to 4:30PM
  • October 10 to October 19, weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • October 22, Election Day, 8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

For more information about the voting process, please watch the following videos:

 How to cast your vote online.

How to cast your vote using the telephone.


VOTERS' LIST 

 

Notice is hereby given that in compliance with the Municipal Elections Act, lists of all persons entitled to vote in the forthcoming McDougall Municipal Election will be available on September 4, 2018 at the Municipality of McDougall Office, 5 Barager Boulevard, McDougall.

 

Electors should contact the Municipal Office (705) 342-5252 or attend in person to examine the Voters' List to ensure that their names and relevant information are correctly shown. Application may be made by any person for the purpose of making additions or corrections to, or deletions from the Voters' List to the Municipal Clerk. The Revision Period will commence at the opening of business on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 and continue during regular office hours up to and including October 19, 2018. And from 8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. October 22, 2018.

 

Lori West, Clerk    


ARE YOU ENTITLED TO VOTE?

A person is entitled to be a voter if on Voting Day (October 22, 2018) he or she:

a) resides in the local municipality or is the owner or tenant of land there, or the spouse of such owner or tenant;

b) is a Canadian citizen;

c) is at least 18 years old;

d) is not prohibited from voting under any law;

 

Persons Prohibited from Voting:

a) a person who is serving a sentence of imprisonment in a penal or correctional institution;

b) a corporation;

c) a person acting as executor or trustee or in any other representative capacity;

d) a person who was convicted of the corrupt practice described in subsection 90(3), if voting day in the current election is less than five years after voting day in the election in respect of which he or she was convicted.

 

ELIGIBLE COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY STUDENTS

The place where a student’s family resides is also their residence unless they have moved with the intention of changing their permanent lodging. A student may vote in the municipality where he or she is temporarily residing while attending school as well as at his or her permanent home in a different municipality, provided that he or she has not abandoned the family home.

 


KEY ELECTION DATES FOR THE YEAR 2018:

  • May 1 - Nomination period commences.
  • July 27 - Nomination Day. (9 a.m. to 2 p.m.)
  • July 30 - Certification of nomination papers before 4 p.m. - Acclamations after 4 p.m.
  • July 31 to September 1 - Receipt of Preliminary List of Electors (PLE) from the Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) on a date between July 31 and September 1 of an election year as agreed upon by the Clerk and MPAC.
  • September 4 - Period for addition/correction of own name on voters' list (September 4 - October 22).
  • Period of removal of deceased persons from the voters' list (September 4 - October 22).
  • Deliver copies of voters' list to persons entitled.
  • October 9 to 22 - Internet & Telephone Voting open.
  • October 22 - Election Day.
  • December 1 - New Council Term Start Date
 

INFORMATION ABOUT ONTARIO'S SCHOOL BOARD TRUSTEES AND THE UPCOMING 2018 MUNICIPAL AND SCHOOL BOARD ELECTIONS. 

The Ontario Municipal & School Board Elections site features information about Ontario's School Board Trustees and the upcoming 2018 Municipal and School Board Elections.