Town 2018 Municipal Election

TOWN OF GILLAM            

NOTICE OF NOMINATIONS

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on the following days:

September 12, 13, 14, 17 and 18, 2018

between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. at the Town of Gillam Administration Building, 323 Railway Avenue, Gillam, Manitoba, I will receive nominations for the offices of

MAYOR of the Town of Gillam

COUNCILLORS (4 positions) of the Town of Gillam

 

The nomination deadline is September 18th, 2018 at 4:30 p.m.  Nominations cannot be accepted after this day.

 

All nominations shall be made in writing and shall be signed by at least twenty-five voters, OR NOT LESS than 1% of the voters (whichever is the lesser) of the authority, but in all cases by at least two voters.  Each nomination shall also be accompanied by the candidate’s declaration of qualification.

 

Nominations may be filed in person at the above location, on the date and hours specified, in person, by an official agent, or by fax.  To obtain a nomination paper, and/or candidate’s declaration of qualification, contact the SEO at the telephone number listed below.

 

Any one filing nomination papers must be a registered candidate.  Nomination papers not accompanied by the required documents and not properly filed shall be rejected.

 

VOTER’S LIST

Notice is hereby given that a copy of the VOTERS LIST may be revised at the Town of Gillam Administration Building, 323 Railway, Gillam, Manitoba, during regular office hours.

At this time, the Senior Election Official (S.E.O.) will be available to update the voters list by:

(a)        adding the names of voters who are entitled to  have their names on the list;

(b)        deleting the names of persons who are not entitled to have their names on the list; and

(c)        making such other correction of errors to the list as required.

 

VOTER ELIGIBILITY:

A person is eligible have his or her name added to the Voters List if he or she is:

1)         a Canadian citizen and at least 18 years of age on election day; and

2)         a resident of the local authority OR a registered owner of land in the municipality for at least six months prior to election day.

 

APPLICATION FOR PERSONAL SECURITY PROTECTION:

A voter may apply in writing to the S.E.O. (at the address / fax number below) no later than

September 18th, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. to have his/her name and other personal information omitted or obscured from the voters list in order to protect the voter’s personal security. The application may be submitted in person, by mail or fax and must include your name, address and include proof of identity.

 

All changes to the voters list must be completed on or before September 18th, 2018 – 4:30 p.m.

 

Jackie Clayton, Senior Election Official

Town of Gillam

323 Railway Ave, Gillam, Manitoba

Ph:       (204) 652-3152 or (204) 652-7047

Fx:       (204) 652-3199

jclayton@townofgillam.com

Dated at the Town of Gillam, this 22nd day of August, 2018.