Advance polling available for byelections

Elections Penticton is holding advanced voting Aug. 28 and Aug. 29 for the upcoming mayor and councillor byelections.

  • Aug. 24, 2013 5:00 p.m.

Eligible voters in Penticton can take advantage of advance voting on Wednesday Aug. 28 and Thursday Aug. 29.

Advanced voting for the byelection to elect a mayor and councillor for the balance of the current term, takes place at Penticton City Hall, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. each day.

All eligible voters can vote during the advance polls.

The general voting day is Sept. 7, 2013.  Voting takes place between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. at the Senior’s Drop-In Centre at 2965 South Main St.

Running for the position of mayor are:

• Brian Henningson

• Garry Litke

• Vic Powell

Candidates for the position of councillor include:

• Kevin Andrews

• Patrick Buchanan

• Lynn Kelsey

• Andre Martin

• Katie Robinson

For information on advance voting, mail ballot voting or eligibility, contact Elections Penticton at 250-490-2400.