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Nominations for the 2021 municipal election closed

Nominations for the 2021 municipal election closed

Nominations for the 2021 municipal election closed on 12 p.m., Sept. 20.

Election day will be Oct.18 , 2021 from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. at the Lacombe Memorial Centre.

The confirmed candidates for Lacombe and Lacombe County are as follows:

City of Lacombe

Positions: Six councillors and a mayor

Candidates – Mayor

Grant Creasey (acclaimed)

Candidates – Councillor

Don Gullekson

Chris Ross

Cora Hoekstra

Thalia Hibbs

Sandy (Pepper) Douglas

Wayne Armishaw

Reuben Konnik

Scott Dallas

Jonathan Jacobson

For more information visit www.lacombe.ca/election2021

Lacombe County

Division 1 – John Ireland (Acclaimed)

Division 2 – Brenda Knight (Acclaimed)

Division 3 – Barbara Shepard (Acclaimed)

Division 7 – Dana Kreil (Acclaimed)

Division 4

Ivor Bernatsky

Dwayne West

Division 5

Denise Sumner

Kenneth Weenik

Ken White

Division 6

Gunnar Albrecht

Philip Arthur Randall

Allan Wilson

For more information and voting locations visit lacombecounty.com

Wolf Creek School board

Term of Office: four years

Positions: six Trustees in five Wards

Ward A (Electoral Divisions One and Two in Ponoka County)- Lucienne Henry

Ward B (Electoral Division Three in Ponoka County and also including the Town of Ponoka and the Summer Village of Parkland Beach)- Lana Thompson

Ward C- Trudy Bratland and Alexis Ann Soltice

Ward D- Brent Buchanan and Kelly Lowry

Ward E – Darryl Stendie

For more information visit: https://www.wolfcreek.ab.ca/school-division/school-board/thinking-of-running-for-trustee

STAR Catholic school board

Positions: Seven trustees for St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Schools.

Wetaskiwin Ward 2 – Henry Effon

Ponoka Ward 3, Sub 1 – Marilyn Burke, Daniel Svitich

Lacombe Ward 3, Sub 2 -Donna Tugwood

For more information on STAR Catholic elections visit: starcatholic.ab.ca/division/election-information/voter-information

Election day will be Oct.18 , 2021 from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. at the Lacombe Memorial Centre.

Before election day, citizens will have the opportunity to cast their ballot early on two advance poll days:

Advance Poll #1

Friday, October 1, 2021

9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Lacombe Memorial Centre

Advance Poll #2

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

4 p.m.- 8 p.m. at the Lacombe Memorial Centre – 5214 50 Avenue

Additionally, citizens who may require additional accommodation can cast their ballot during a series of institutional votes, provided at several locations:

Institutional Vote (Royal Oak Residents)

Monday, Oct. 18, 2021

9 a.m.–11 a.m.

Royal Oak Village – 4501 College Ave.

Institutional Vote (Lodge Residents)

Monday, Oct. 18, 2021

1 p.m.–3 p.m.

Lacombe Senior Citizen’s Lodge – 4508 C&E Trail

Institutional Vote (Continuing Care Residents)

Monday,October18,2021

5 p.m.–7 p.m.

Lacombe Hospital – 5430 47 Avenue

More updates will be provided. Check lacombeexpress.com.