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Election 2018 Notices
The Next Municipal Election will be held on
October 24, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
 
Senior Election Official - Donna Anderson 204-725-8686
 

NOTICE OF ELECTION

 

RURAL MUNICIPALITY OF CORNWALLIS

 

Notice is hereby given that a vote of   the Rural Municipality of Cornwallis will be taken to elect councillors from the following duly nominated candidates:               

                              

FOR THE OFFICE OF REEVE

NOMINATED CANDIDATES

 

Jim CRANG

Bill COURTICE

Shane DROHAN

 

 

FOR THE OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR

WARD #

NOMINATED CANDIDATES

NO. OF COUNCILLORS

1

Rustam DOW

Dave SHELVEY

Sam HOFER

Kurt WASSERBERG

Larissa Ann GRAY

2

2

Emil EGERT

Don MITCHELL

Gary McLEOD

Bob BROWN

2

                                   

 

VOTING PLACES           CLICK HERE TO VIEW MAP

 

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: 

 

Reeve   - CORNWALLIS MUNICIPAL OFFICE located at 107191 Veteran’s Way Unit C.

            - SPRUCEWOODS COMMUNITY HALL located at 5 Woods Avenue, Sprucewoods.

            - BRANDON HILLS COMMUNITY CENTRE located at 50159 Road 106W.

 

           

Ward 1 - CORNWALLIS MUNICIPAL OFFICE located at 107191 Veteran’s Way Unit C.

            - SPRUCEWOODS COMMUNITY HALL located at 5 Woods Avenue, Sprucewoods.

 

Ward 2 - BRANDON HILLS COMMUNITY CENTRE located at 50159 Road 106W.

             - SPRUCEWOODS COMMUNITY HALL located at 5 Woods Avenue, Sprucewoods.              

 

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 the Rural Municipality of Cornwallis Office 1 mile east of 1st Street at 107191 Veterans Way Unit C and will be open THURSDAY the 11TH day of October, 2018 between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 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 Site 500 Box 10 RR 5 Brandon, MB  R7A 5Y5 or Fax 204-725-3659.

 

If applying in person*, a voter may apply between September 26, 2018 and October 21, 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 24, 2018 and October 21, 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.

 

 

 

Donna Anderson                                                           Rural Municipality of Cornwallis

Senior Election Official                                                 204-725-8686


PUBLIC NOTICE – VOTING AS A NON-RESIDENT VOTER

 

For municipal elections only, non-resident land-owners are eligible to vote in an election. In order to be eligible, the person must be:

 ·         A Canadian citizen;

·          At least 18 years of age on Election Day;

·          A registered owner of land in the municipality for at least six months on Election Day.

 A maximum of two non-resident property owners, per property, are permitted to vote in a municipal election. In order to vote, each of these voters must obtain written consent from a majority of the registered land-owners, and file this with the senior election official. Consent forms can be obtained from the senior election official, and must be presented at the time of voting.

 

When voting, you may also be required to provide proof of ownership to the voting official. Ensure you bring proof of ownership with you when voting.

For further information, or to obtain a consent form, please contact the senior election official.

 Rural Municipality of Cornwallis

 Donna Anderson, Senior Election Official

 204-725-8686

 


NOTICE OF VOTERS LIST / PERSONAL SECURITY PROTECTION

 RURAL MUNICIPALITY OF CORNWALLIS

 

Notice is hereby given that a copy of the VOTERS LIST may be revised at:

 The municipal office located at Unit C 109171 Veteran’s Way on or before September 18, 2018

 between the hours of 8:30 am and 4:00 pm Monday to Friday.

 At this time the Senior Election Official (SEO) 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 to 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 for at least six months prior to election day, OR a registered owner of land in the municipality for at least six months prior to election day.

 

NON-RESIDENT VOTERS QUALIFIED IN MORE THAN ONE WARD:

In accordance with Section 25(2) of The Municipal Councils and School Boards Elections Act, any non-resident voter who owns property in more than one ward is responsible to notify the S.E.O in writing, not later than September 18, 2018 of the ward in which he/she desires to vote. Failing the foregoing, the voter’s name will be placed on the list as the SEO may select.

 APPLICATION FOR PERSONAL SECURITY PROTECTION:

 A voter may apply in writing to the SEO (at the address / fax number below) no later than September 18, 2018 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 orbefore September 18, 2018.

 Dated at the Rural Municipality of Cornwallis in the Province of Manitoba, on May 10, 2018.

 Rural Municipality of Cornwallis

 Donna Anderson, SEO

 Phone:  204-725-8686

 Fax:  204-725-3659