2018 ELECTION

Web Declaration of Candidates

Candidates for the Office of Mayor:

NAME

ADDRESS

John Dooley

2210 Kootenay Lane, Nelson

Debra Kozak

1720 Falls St., Nelson

Bernie Brown

7757 HWY 3A, Balfour

Candidates for the Offices of Councillor:

NAME

ADDRESS

Bob Adams

1223 Selby St., Nelson

Brittny Anderson

1559 HWY 3A, Castlegar

Laureen Barker

900 Gore St., West, Nelson

Robin Cherbo

502 Little St., Nelson

Travis Hauck

1203 McQuarrie Ave., Nelson

Michelle Hillaby

416 Maple St., Nelson

Charles Jeanes

214 Houston St., Nelson

Robbie Kalabis

514 Hendryx St., Nelson

Richard Logtenberg

2905 Lower 6 Mile Rd., Nelson

Heather Keczan

720 Victoria St., Nelson

Janice Morrison

1005 Carbonate St., Nelson

Keith Page

416 Maple St., Nelson

Leslie Payne

224 Observatory St., Nelson

Anna Purcell

1215 Ward St., Nelson

Joseph Reiner1219 Selby St., Nelson

Cal Renwick

1726 HWY 31, Balfour

Rob Richichi

606 Ninth St., Nelson

Brian Shields

1121 Ward St., Nelson

Margaret Stacey

718 Silica St., Nelson

Stephanie Wiggins

523 West Houston St., Nelson

Jesse Woodward

1787 Ridgewood Rd., Nelson

Candidates for the Office(s) of School Trustee:


CANDIDATE NAME

ADDRESS

SCHOOL DISTRICT NAME

TRUSTEE ELECTORAL AREA

William Maslechko

704 Pine Street, Nelson

SD#8

Area 1

Sheri Joanne Walsh

#3 – 1517 Crease Ave. Nelson

SD#8

Area 1

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KEY DATES

Key Dates

Voting Information

Advance Voting Opportunities

Voting hours are 8:00am to 8:00pm for all dates and locations.

  • Wednesday October 10, 2018 - City Hall
  • Wednesday October 17, 2018 - City Hall

General Voting Day

Voting will take place Saturday October 20, 2018 form 8:00am - 8:00pm at the following locations:

  • Central School
  • North Shore Hall

Voting Assistance

All voting locations are made as accessible as possible to people with disabilities or impaired mobility. Individuals who find it difficult to enter a voting location may request a ballot be brought to them at the back entrance or curbside by an Election Official.

Individuals who are unable to mark their own ballot or who require a translator may ask an Election Official, friend or relative for help. Anyone assisting an elector with filing out a ballot will be required to sign a Declaration of Persons Assisting an Elector to Mark a Ballot Form.

REQUIREMENTS TO VOTE OR RUN IN ELECTION

To vote or run in the election, you must:

  • Be 18 years of age or older on general voting day
  • Be a Canadian citizen
  • Have lived in BC for at least 6 months immediately before the day nomination papers are filed
  • Not be disqualified by law from being nominated, elected or holding office



Potential Candidate Videos

The following videos on preparing for an election as a candidate are provided by the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing:


For more information contact:

Sarah Winton     

Deputy Corporate Officer / Chief Elections Officer      

PH: 250.352.8120    

Email: Swinton@nelson.ca