2018 Municipal and School Elections
Date: October 22, 2018
Nominations will open on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 and close on Friday, July 27, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. for the following office positions:
NOTICE OF NOMINATION FOR OFFICE
Municipal Elections Act, 1996 (s. 32)
2018 MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS
TOWN OF HEARST
- Nominations for the positions listed below must be made on the prescribed form available at the Municipal Clerk’s Office. Nomination forms must be filed, either in person or by your agent, with the Returning Officer during the office’s normal hours (9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) between May 1, 2018 and July 26, 2018 and not later than 2:00 p.m. on Friday, July 27, 2018 (Nomination Day).
- The required filing fee for the Head of Council is $200.00 and for all other offices is $100.00 (cash, certified cheque or money order made payable to the Town of Hearst). Full details on the procedures to be followed may be obtained from the Clerk’s office.
- A nomination must be certified by the Clerk before such person becomes a certified candidate for the office to which she or he is nominated.
- For school board trustee purposes, the nominations shall be submitted to the Clerk of the municipality having the largest population of the relevant electoral group residing in the geographic area served by the school board or to the Clerk of the Town of Hearst for candidates residing in Hearst.
MAYOR (1 seat)
COUNCILLOR (6 seats)
SCHOOL BOARD OFFICES:
CONSEIL SCOLAIRE CATHOLIQUE DU DISTRICT DES GRANDES RIVIÈRES :
ZONE H – (1) TRUSTEE
Representing Hearst Locality Education, Hearst, Mattice – Val Côté
CONSEIL SCOLAIRE PUBLIC DU NORD-EST DE L’ONTARIO :
ZONE G – (1) TRUSTEE
Representing Hearst, Hornepayne, Hearst locality Ed, Mattice – Val Côté
DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD ONTARIO NORTH EAST
ZONE G – (1) TRUSTEE
Representing Hearst, Hearst Locality Education, Mattice, Val-Cote, Opasatika, Kapuskasing, Kapuskasing / Smooth Rock Falls and District Locality Education – O’Brien, Owens, McCowan Townships, Val Rita – Harty
NORTHEASTERN CATHOLIC DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD
ZONE A – (1) TRUSTEE
Representing Hearst Locality Education, Kapuskasing – Smooth Rock Falls Locality Education, Smooth Rock Falls, Fauquier – Strickland, Moonbeam, Kapuskasing, Val Rita – Harty, Opasatika, Hearst, Mattice – Val Côté
Free information session for all candidates and/or anyone wishing to obtain more information about the responsibilities of being a member of the Municipal Council or a municipal corporation/committee. For more information, click here.
May 2, 2018 at 7:00 pm
Gilles Gagnon Welcome Center
523, Hwy 11 East
Be sure to check our website www.hearst.ca and/or our Facebook page: Corporation de la Ville de Hearst/Corporation of the Town of Hearst for all updates and information regarding the 2018 municipal elections.