September 20, 2018
NOTICE OF ELECTION
Notice is hereby given that a vote of the Electors of theRural Municipality of Ritchot
will be taken to elect Members of Council from the following duly nominated
Ward 1: Yves Bérard, Shane Pelletier
Ward 2 : Ronald Mamchuk, Keith Pearce
The following Members of Council are declared elected by acclamation
Mayor: Chris Ewen (declared elected by acclamation)
Ward 3: Curtis Claydon(declared elected by acclamation)
Ward 4: Janine Boulanger (declared elected by acclamation)
Voting place will be open for voting on Wednesday October 24, 2018 between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. at:
Ward 1 - Centre TransCanada Center – 1 Rivard, Ile des Chenes
Ward 2 – Le Club Amical – 344 Main St., St. Adolphe
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.
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 available at the Council chambers – 352 Main Street, St. Adolphe, MB Saturday October 13, 2018 between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.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 to vote by sealed envelope. This request can be made in person, in writing, or by fax to the Senior Election Official at:
352 Main Street, St. Adolphe, MB R5A 1B9, 204-883-2674 (fax)
A voter may apply between September 26, 2018 to October 19, 2018 to vote by sealed envelope.
* A voter applying in person may pick up a sealed envelope ballot package at the time of application.
** 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.
N.B.: Written or faxed application to vote by sealed envelope must be accompanied by a legible photocopy of a piece of government-issued photo identification or at least two other documents satisfactory to the election official. A voter applying in person should also have identification available.
Lyse Giesbrecht, 204-883-2293
Senior Election Official
R.M. of Ritchot