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By-election called for Area E

Feb 9, 2018

Williams Lake, B.C. – The Cariboo Regional District has announced a by-election for Electoral Area E Director. The by-election is scheduled for April 7, 2018. Currently, the Alternate Director is filling the role until the by-election.

The CRD Board of Directors appointed Alice Johnston and Lore Schick as Chief Election Officer and Deputy Chief Election Officer.

The nomination period for candidates begins at 9 a.m. on Feb. 20, 2018 and closes at 4 p.m. on March 2, 2018. Nomination packages are available at the CRD’s Williams Lake office.

In order to be nominated, a person must meet the following criteria:

  • Canadian citizen;
  • 18 years of age or older;
  • resident of British Columbia for at least 6 months immediately before the day nomination papers are filed; and
  • not disqualified by the Local Government Act or any other enactment from voting in an election in British Columbia or from being nominated for, being elected to, or holding office.

Advance polling will be available at the CRD’s Williams Lake office on March 28 and April 3, 2018. General voting day will be April 7, 2018. Polling station locations will be announced closer to the date.


Media Contact:

Alice Johnston, Chief Election Officer      

Cariboo Regional District             

250-392-3351 or 1-800-665-1636


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