CONGRATULATIONS TO THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES IN THE MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS
All Candidates Night - Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at 7:00 pm. At the Stonecliffe Community Centre - Come out to ask your questions of the candidates.
Electors are invited to come out and ask questions of the candidates to help with their voting decisions. Based on the current climate of the community, there is an opportunity to pose anonymous questions, the questions will be vetted to ensure they are appropriate for discussion by an experienced facilitator. Send any questions to firstname.lastname@example.org, drop them off in the outdoor mail box, or mail them to the municipal office anonimously. If your question is not asked by someone at the event, it will be asked by the facilitator at the end of the meeting.
Other than assisting with logistics, municipal employees will not be involved in any way with this process. Please pose any questions to Cheryl Jennings and/or Jim Gibson at the above email address.
Thank you for your interest in your community.
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Look below for all information Elections including links to the Ministry of Municipal Affairs site and the Municipal Election's Act.
Nominations for the Municipal Elections to be held Monday, October 22, 2018 will open May 1, 2018. 2018 Nomination Notice
In order to ensure that all candidates receive the same information, if a question is posed of municipal staff, the question and answer will be posted on this page. No question is a bad question if you don't know the answer. It could cost you your seat.
Please note the following from the Municipal Elections Act...
14. A document that is filed with an election official under this Act and that is required to be signed shall bear only original signatures. 1996, c. 32, Sched., s. 14.
General Ontario Election Information for 2018 may be Located on the Ministry of Municipal Affairs Website. MAH will be at the Chalk River Fire Hall 31061 on July 4 at 7:00 p.m. to provide an information session to candidates and the general public. Everyone Welcome. See details in this poster.
Specific MMA documents include:
HCM and Other Agency Documents
A Form 1 or Nomination Paper may be located on the Ontario governments - Central Form Depository located at this link.
Candidate's Information Package
The following documents will be provided to each candidate upon the filing of a valid Form 1 or Nomination Paper at the Municipal Office. Nomination papers will be accepted during normal business hours from May 1 until July 26. July 27, 2018 nominations may be submitted from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Currently, normal business hours for the Municipality of the United Townships of Head, Clara & Maria are 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. from Monday to Wednesday and Fridays.
Council at its meeting of Tuesday, April 17, 2018 has declared a seat vacant after a resignation. If you are interested in being appointed to this position, please review the attached, and submit your application by the deadline.
The Deadline for submission to the Municipal Clerk is May 4, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.