Cranbrook, BC (October 19, 2017) – 504 voters cast their ballots Wednesday in the final advance poll of the City of Cranbrook’s by-election to fill one vacant Councillor seat. The first advance poll on October 11 had 371 voters complete ballots, bringing the preliminary vote total of both advance polls to 875.
General voting is this Saturday October 21 from 8:00am to 8:00pm at the Prestige Rocky Mountain Resort.
Several special voting opportunities are set for Friday October 20 for eligible voters who are admitted patients at the East Kootenay Regional Hospital or residents of retirement and nursing home facilities at the following locations:
Joseph Creek Village: 9:00am – 2:00pm
Scott Villa: 9:15am – 9:45am
Dr. F.W. Green Memorial Home: 10:00am – 11:45am
East Kootenay Regional Hospital: 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Joseph Creek Care Village: 2:00pm – 5:30pm
Mountain View Village: 5:00pm - 5:45pm
For more information about the by-election, including voter eligibility, candidate bios and more, please visit our 2017 By-Election button webpage.
Follow the City’ website along with our Facebook and Twitter pages for results once the polls close at 8pm Saturday. Ballot counting will begin with both advance polls, mobile voting and then the general voting poll.