Town council byelection set for April 11

The call for nominations closes on March 7 at 4 p.m.

Kenneth Brown
of The Clarion

The Town of Kindersley has called for nominations to fill a vacant seat on town council. The byelection is scheduled for April 11.

The call for nominations was made on Feb. 21 and the deadline to submit nomination papers is March 7 at 4 p.m. You can pick up and drop off nomination papers at the town administration office.

The byelection is set for April 11 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., and an advanced poll will take place on April 5 from 4:30 to 8 p.m.

The byelection is being held to replace former councillor Ken Francis, who resigned to run for a spot in the provincial government. The current council’s term ends in October 2020.

To be eligible to run for council, a person has to be a Canadian citizen who is at least 18 years of age on the day of the election. As well, the person must have lived in Saskatchewan for six consecutive months and in the municipality for three consecutive months immediately preceding the date his or her nomination papers are submitted.

For more on this story, please see the Feb. 28 print edition of The Clarion.


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