2017 Election

2017 Municipal Election

 

 

TOWN OF VULCAN 2017 MUNICIPAL ELECTION 

DUE TO RECEIVING INSUFFICIENT NOMINATIONS FOR THE TOWN OF VULCAN'S 2017 MUNICIPAL ELECTION, NOMINATIONS FOR THE POSITION OF COUNCILLOR WILL BE ACCEPTED AT THE TOWN OF VULCAN OFFICE AT 321 - 2ND STREET SOUTH BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 10:00 A.M. TO 12:00 NOON ON SEPTEMBER 20, 2017.

General Election Information

Nomination Day - September 18, 2017 - from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon at the Vulcan Town Office

Advance Vote Day - TBA

Election Day - October 16, 2017

The Town of Vulcan residents will elect a Mayor and six Councillors to serve a four year term.

Are you thinking of running?

In accordance with the Local Authorities Election Act, beginning January 1, 2014, all candidates intending to run in the upcoming 2017 Municipal Election are required to register with the municipality prior to accepting campaign contributions.

If you are thinking about running as a candidate in the upcoming 2017 Municipal Election, prior to accepting campaign contributions, you must file a Notice of Intent to become a Candidate for Municipal Office and submit it to the Town Office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  The form may also be dropped off at the Vulcan Town Office at 321 - 2 Street South.

Qualifications for a Candidate

A person may be nominated as a candidate in the Town of Vulcan's Municipal Election, if on Nomination Day the person is;
- 18 years of age or older;
- A Canadian Citizen
- A resident of the Town of Vulcan for the six (6) consecutive months immediately preceding Nomination Day (a resident
  since March 18, 2017); and
- Not otherwise ineligible or disqualified.
Section 22-24 of the Local Authorities Election Act stipulate under what circumstances a candidate is NOT eligible for nomination.  It is the candidate's responsibility to ensure that they are not in violation of any condition of eligibility.

Nomination Forms

Campaign Disclosure and Financial Statement

Application for Registration of Notice of Intent to Become a Candidate for Municipal Office

Nomination Paper and Candidates Acceptance

Committee List

Running for Municipal Office in Alberta

Pecuniary Interest for Municipal Councillors


Election Related Documents

Understanding Alberta's Municipal Governments

Running for Municipal Office in Alberta: A Candidates Guide

Now That You Have Been Elected

Council Roles & Responsibilities

Facts About the Municipal Government Act

In-Camera discussions of Council

Committee Appointments Article MW

Town Committee Appointments

Pecuniary Interest for Municipal Councillors

Gendre vs Fort Macleod

A Councillors Reason for Running

Alberta Leaders Training - Preparing Candidates for the Local Elections

 

Additional information about the upcoming municipal election will be posted as it becomes available.  Check regularly for updates!

 

 

Your Elected Officials


  

Tom Grant /Mayor


  

Lorna Armstrong /Councillor


  

Georgia-Lee DeBolt /Councillor


  

Sue Dow /Councillor


  

Rick Howard /Councillor


  

John Seaman /Councillor


  

Paul Taylor /Councillor

Town of Vulcan

We boast great health services, accommodations, recreation, attractions, schools, professional and personal services just to name a few. We invite you to explore Vulcan’s frontier, a community that offers you an experience from out of this world!

Mayor Tom Grant

Contacts

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  403-485-2417
 403-485-2914
 321 – 2nd Street South

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