NOTICE OF BY-ELECTION

FORM 20 Subsection [48(2)]

Notice is hereby given that a vote of the Town of Lynn Lake will be taken to elect a Councilor from the following duly nominated candidates:

CAMPBELL, David
MOOSE, Gabriel
OSMOND, Rex

The Town Office will be open for voting on Wednesday the 13th day of July 2016 between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. at the Town Office (503 Sherritt Avenue).

IDENTIFICATION MAY BE REQUIRED BEFORE BEING ALLOWED TO VOTE.  A person may be required to produce one piece of government issued photo identification (for example – driver’s license or passport) or at least two other documents that provide proof of identity.

ADVANCE VOTING

For the purpose of accommodating persons who are qualified to vote, but who have reason to believe that they will be absent or otherwise unable to attend their proper voting place on election day, an advance voting opportunity will be located at the Town Office (503 Sherritt Avenue) and will be open during each of the following day Wednesday, June 29th between 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.

MOBILE VOTING

For the purpose of accommodating persons who are qualified to vote but reside in a health care facility, a mobile voting station will be set up at the Lynn Lake hospital on July 12th between 9 a.m. and 10 a.m.

APPLICATION TO VOTE BY SEALED ENVELOPE

A voter who is unable to go in person to the voting place or vote in advance, may apply in person, in writing, or by fax to the senior election official at the Town Office, 503 Sherritt Avenue, fax number 204-356-8297.

If applying in person*, a voter may apply between June 15th and July 8th, 2016.

* A voter applying in person may pick up a sealed envelope ballot package at the time of application.

If applying by mail or fax**, a voter may apply between June 15th and June 28th, 2016.

** A voter applying by mail or fax will receive a sealed envelope ballot package by regular post, or by making alternative arrangements with the senior election official.

ELECTION WORKERS

Those interested in assisting with the election on July 13th are invited to contact the Senior Election Official. Compensation will be at the rate of $15/hr.

Matthew Aequitus

Senior Election Official

Town of Lynn Lake

204-356-4203