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2018 MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS

 

NOMINATIONS:

Notice is hereby given to the municipal electors of the Township of Athens that a nomination paper for the 2018 Municipal Elections may be filed in person or by an agent with the Returning Officer beginning Tuesday May 1, 2018 up to Thursday, July 26, 2018 at the Clerk’s Office during regular office hours and on Nomination Day, Friday July 27, 2018 until 2:00 p.m.

The required fee for Member of Council is $100.00 and the required fee for Head of Council is $200.00. The required fee shall be in the form of cash, certified cheque or money order made payable to the Township of Athens and must accompany the signed form. A nomination paper must be certified by the Municipal Clerk before such person becomes a candidate for the office. A nomination paper must be filed prior to accepting campaign contributions or incurring expenses.

You are entitled to be an elector and to run for office if you are not disqualified by any Act or law and on voting day if you are:

  • a resident of the municipality; or
  • a non-resident who is an owner or tenant of land in the municipality or the spouse of, or same sex partner of, such an owner or tenant; and
  • a Canadian citizen; and
  • of the full age of 18 years.            

POSITIONS FOR WHICH A PERSON MAY

FILE A NOMINATION PAPER FOR MUNICIPAL OFFICE

 

Mayor               (1)

Councillor         (6)

Returning Officer

   Darlene Noonan

     Township of Athens

     1 Main Street West

     Athens, Ontario

Phone: 613-924-2044

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Voting Day for the Municipal Elections

is Monday, October 22nd, 2018.