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2021 is Municipal Election Year

Municipal Elections in Alberta take place every four years, and 2021 is an Election year. 
The Municipal Election will take place on Monday, October 18, 2021.
With recent changes to the Local Authorities Election Act, candidates may submit their nomination papers starting on January 1, 2021 (or the next business day) up until 12 noon on Nomination Day, which is September 21, 2021.

Official List of Candidates
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Senate / Referendum Vote 2021

The Order in Council and Writ of Election for the 2021 Alberta Senate Election was issued on June 23, 2021, to hold an election to select 3 Senate nominees who may be summoned to the Senate of Canada, to fill a vacancy or vacancies relating to Alberta. The Senate Election will take place on October 18, 2021, in conjunction with the 2021 Alberta Municipal Elections.

All local jurisdictions holding elections on October 18, 2021 will facilitate the vote by also issuing the senate election ballot to electors. In addition to election day voting, local jurisdictions may also offer advance voting, institutional voting, and special ballot voting. At each voting opportunity, the senate election ballot will be provided to electors to vote in this election.

The Orders in Council were issued on August 9, 2021 for two referendum questions to be voted on during the local elections on October 18, 2021. 

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Senate/Referendum Proclamation

The municipal election was held Monday, October 16, 2017

The polling station was the Claresholm Community Centre located at 5920 - 8th Street West.
Voting hours were 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

There was a by-election held for the position of ONE COUNCILLOR on Monday, October 15, 2018.

The polling station was the Claresholm Community Centre located at 5920 - 8th Street West.
Voting hours were 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

A Vote of the Electors regarding Bylaw #1674, a Borrowing Bylaw, was held on Monday, September 30, 2019.

To read about the Municipal Election, please visit Alberta Municipal Affairs website municipalaffairs.alberta.ca/mc_elections.

Election Results

By-Election for the position of ONE Councillor
Monday, October 15, 2018
**OFFICIAL RESULTS**

Cutler, Mike     456   ELECTED

Ford, Shelley     175
Sutter, Daryl B.     138

**Results became official on Friday, October 19, 2018 at noon.**



Municipal Election Day was Monday, October 16th, 2017.
October 20, 2017 - 12 Noon - Results are now Official.

 (**** indicates those elected)

Mayor (one position):

479   Fieguth, Betty
554****MacPherson, Doug

492  McAlonan, Mike

Councillors (six positions):

1,071****Carlson, Kieth
637****Courage, Donna

436  Cutler, Jamie
610  Ford, Shelley
395  Meic, Alexander
662****Moore, Gaven

578  O'Neill, Lyal
1,072****Schlossberger, Brad

926****Schulze, Lise

939****Zimmer, Craig

New Council will be sworn in at the Organizational Meeting on Monday, October 23, 2017 at 7:00pm in Council Chambers at the Town Office. The public is welcome to attend.