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Election Coverage

2018 Election

This year, no elections will be needed for Divisions 2, 4, & 6.

All three divisions have been filled by acclamation. Congrats to Mark Schaffel, the new councillor for Division 2, Real Hamoline, returning councillor for Division 4, and Jim Korpan, returning councillor for Division 6. Their term will commence and they will be sworn in at the regularly scheduled council meeting in November.

The term of office for all members of council is four years which commences at the first meeting following Election Day.

The nomination period will begin August 30th, 2018. All nominations must be received by the Nominations Officer prior to 4:00 pm on Wednesday, September 19th, 2018. If a further call for nominations is required as a result of insufficient candidates, the second nomination period expires on October 3rd, 2018.
For information on the eligibility of a candidate for nomination, please contact the RM Office or visit the Government of Saskatchewan's website

Election day is October 24th, 2018.

Election Results for all Rural Municipalities can be viewed at elections.sarm.ca

2016 ELECTION RESULTS :

To view the Declaration of Results and Deputy Returning Officer’s Statement of Results, please Click Here.

Nominees- Reeve
Martin Bettker-Incumbent-Reeve-Elect -243 Votes
Elizabeth Soonias-234 Votes

Nominees- Division 1
Graham White-Incumbent-Councillor-Elect -53 Votes
Floyd McMartin-27 Votes
David Martin-15 Votes

Nominees-Division 3
Kevin Kirk-Incumbent-Councillor-Elect -34 Votes
Mark Schaffel-26 Votes

Nominee-Division 5
Paul Martens-Incumbent-Re-elected by acclamation

Thank you to all who came to vote and to all the candidates who let their name stand for public office!

 

Below are the qualifications for voters as set out in the Local Government Elections Act, 2015. Make sure you come out to vote!

Eligibility to vote
36(1) A person is eligible to vote in a municipality or school division who, on election day:
(a) is a Canadian citizen;
(b) is at least 18 years of age;
(c) in the case of a municipality other than a resort village or rural municipality, has resided in Saskatchewan for at least six consecutive months immediately preceding the day of the election and:
(i) has resided in the municipality for at least three consecutive months immediately preceding the day of the election; or
(ii) is the owner of assessable land situated in the municipality for at least three consecutive months immediately preceding the day of the election;
(d) subject to subsection (2), in the case of a school division:
(i) has resided in Saskatchewan for at least six consecutive months immediately preceding the day of the election; and
(ii) has resided in the school division for at least three consecutive months immediately preceding the day of the election; and
(e) in the case of a rural municipality:
(i) has resided in the municipality for at least three consecutive months immediately preceding the day of the election;
(ii) is the assessed person with respect to property situated in the municipality pursuant to section 207 of The Municipalities Act;
(iii) is the occupant of a trailer or mobile home in the municipality that is the object of a permit required pursuant to section 306 of The Municipalities Act;
(iv) is the spouse of a person mentioned in subclause (ii) or (iii); or
(v) is the chief executive officer of a duly incorporated co-operative, corporation or religious association that is assessed on the last revised assessment roll with respect to property in the rural municipality that is not exempt from taxation;