Municipal election information session set to run next month
With the Municipal Elections in the fall, anyone thinking of running is invited to an information session.
It will take place on Wednesday, July 18th at 6:30pm at the Dungannon Recreation Centre in L’Amable. Organizers say that with over 100 changes to the Municipal Elections Act, this session would be beneficial to potential candidates, third party advertisers and anyone interested in learning more about local government.
The session will cover:
- Nomination and the eligibility to run
- Candidate and third party advertisers
- General campaign rules and election finances
- Compliance audits and penalties
The election nomination period is open until Friday, July 27th. Municipal Elections take place October 22nd.