Resources for candidates and voters.
The next municipal election takes place Monday October 16, 2017. Nomination day is on Monday September 18, 2017. Council for the Municipal District of Lesser Slave River consists of a Reeve elected at large and six Councillors, representing two municipal divisions. Division 1 includes the communities of Flatbush, Chisholm, Hondo and Smith. Division 2 includes the communities of Mitsue, Marten Beach, Canyon Creek, Widewater and the land adjacent to the Town of Slave Lake.
To be nominated as a candidate in an electoral division, the person must be a resident of the division for six consecutive months prior to nomination day. The term of office is for four years. There is no limit on the number of times a Councillor can be re-elected.
Official List of Candidates
Councillor - Division 1
Councillor - Division 2
Mughal, Munir Ahmad
Notice of Election Day and Advance Vote
Notice is hereby given that voting will take place this October for the following offices:
1 Reeve At Large
3 Councillors - Division 1
3 Councillors - Division 2
Votes can be cast on October 16 between the hours of 10:00 am and 8:00 pm. Advance voting will take place October 10 between the hours of 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm. Voting Stations will be located at:
- Flatbush MD Office
- Smith Community Complex
- Slave Lake MD Administration Building
- Widewater Complex
Information Guide for Candidates
Learn about what's involved in becoming a Councillor for the MD of Lesser Slave River by downloading the Information Guide for Candidates. Please also review: appendices 1, 2 and 3 below containing required forms, bylaws and policies.
- View and Download the 2017 Information Guide for Candidates.
Ver. 1.6 updated October 10, 2017
Other Resources for Candidates
- View and Download Alberta Municipal Affairs - A Guide for Candidates
Appendix I: Forms
# Description Hits Download Form 2: Notice of Nomination Day Signed 159 Download Form 3: Nomination Paper & Candidate Acceptance 149 Download Form 4A: Notice of Election & Requirements for Voter ID 21 Download Form 7A: Candidate or Official Agent Proof of Identification 95 Download Form 8: Voting Registrar 114 Download Form 10: Statement of Scrutineer or Official Agent 92 Download Form 21: Campaign Disclosure & Financial Statement 119 Download Election Signs 139 Download
Appendix III: Bylaws
# Description Hits Download Bylaw 97-7: Electoral Boundaries 112 Download Bylaw 2001-14: Organizational & Procedural 102 Download Bylaw 2017-05: Amend Organizational & Procedural 94 Download Bylaw 2007-04: Modified Voting Stations 158 Download Bylaw 2017-04: Pecuniary Interest 108 Download Bylaw 2017-04 Schedule A 117 Download Bylaw 2017-04 Schedule B 93 Download
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