Final advance voting chance in Penticton

Advance voting for the City of Penticton municipal election takes place today

Advance voting for the City of Penticton municipal election takes place today (Oct. 18) at the Penticton Seniors’ Drop-In Centre, 2965 South Main St. from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Related: Social issues the focus at Penticton mayoral forum

Voters are reminded to bring identification when you vote. If you are not already on the list of electors, you may register at the time of voting. Please provide two pieces of identification (at least one with a signature and one with an address) to prove both residency and identity.

Related: Almost 2,000 votes already cast

You can vote if you are 18 years of age or older, are a Canadian citizen, you have been a resident of B.C. for at least six months immediately preceding the day of registration, you have been a resident of Penticton for at least 30 days immediately preceding the day of registration, you are not otherwise disqualified by law from voting, you are a non-resident property owner.

Related: Who’s running in Penticton’s election?

Related: Penticton mayoral candidates weigh in on homelessness

Mail Ballot Voting

Mail ballot voting will be available for those persons who qualify as electors, who have a disability, illness or injury that affects their ability to vote at another voting opportunity or persons who expect to be absent from the municipality on general voting day and at the times of all advance voting opportunities.

Related: Free election Day bus service and property boundary checks advised

Mail ballots must be received by the Chief Elections Officer before the close of voting on general voting day. Electors can contact city hall to request a mail ballot package.

To report a typo, email: editor@pentictonwesternnews.com.


@PentictonNews
newstips@pentictonwesternnews.com

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Just Posted

Okanagan group urging drivers to watch for motorcyclists

Warmer weather means more motorcycles on the road and drivers are urged to be vigilant

Beloved Okanagan-Skaha school district champion dies

Bruce Johnson was a teacher, principal and long-serving school trustee in Penticton

Penticton mourns respected educator Bruce Johnson

Memories of former teacher, principal and trustee Bruce Johnson are flooding social media

Stunning documentary to be shown in support of Okanagan nordic club

This Mountain Life is a documentary that will be shown twice in support of the McKinney Nordic Club

PHOTOS: Spring has sprung in the Okanagan-Shuswap

The new season is bringing warm weather across the region

VIDEO: Sunny skies in the forecast makes for a great start to spring

Mostly sunny skies with a chance of rain by Friday evening in the Okanagan Valley

B.C. girl creates Facebook page to combat online negativity

Ava Ast created the Ava and Cello’s Good Deed Page last month

Detective dog, from Nelson, joins fight to combat invasive mussels

K9 Major will be on the road starting this month, hunting for quagga and zebra mussels

No cause yet for grassfire near Kamloops

Fire was about 1.8 hectares in size

Paramedic staff shortage at critical level: B.C. union

A number of units were out of service due to lack of staffing in Lower Mainland, union says

B.C. lottery winner being sued by Surrey co-workers

They claim he owes them $200,000 each, in a lawsuit filed in B.C. Supreme Court in Vancouver

Case made for free tampon dispensers in schools

Advocate says access, anonymity key to providing less stressful experience for female students

Fraser Health under fire again for taxiing homeless man from Langley to Hope

Patient sent to Hope shelter because a spot in the man’s home community couldn’t be located

Dead sea lion discovered on Hornby Island shoreline

Reports indicate animal was shot in the head

Most Read