Election nomination deadline approaches

September 13, 2018
Public service announcement

Those interested in running for Mayor, City Councillor or School Trustee in the upcoming 2018 City of Kelowna election have until 4.p.m tomorrow, Friday, Sept. 14 to submit their nomination papers.

Those intending to submit their nomination papers are encouraged to call ahead to make an appointment with the Office of the City Clerk at City Hall by calling 250-469-8645.

City Council candidates are required to gather signatures from 10 nominators and provide a nomination deposit of $100. School Trustee candidates for the School District No.23 Board of Education require only two nominators. Nominators must be eligible voters living in Kelowna or owning property in the city.

Eligible voters in the City of Kelowna will head to the polls on Oct. 20.

Links to candidates’ information are available online at kelowna.ca/election. The candidates’ names, contact information, and if provided, website and social media handles are available. Sign up for e-update to have election news delivered to your inbox and join the conversation on social media with the hashtag #kelownavotes.