Town of Creston By-Election 2024

Creston, B.C., January 3, 2024: The Town of Creston will be holding a by-election to fill the vacant Councillor positions resulting from the resignation of Councillors Jim Elford and Anthony Mondia in 2023.

General Voting Day will be Saturday March 16, 2024 from 8 am - 8 pm at the Upper Rotacrest Hall, 230 19 Ave, Creston. Advance Voting will take place on March 6, 2024 and March 13, 2024 from 8 am - 8 pm at the Upper Rotacrest Hall.

Qualified Candidates interested in putting their name forward for office must submit their required nomination package during Candidate Nomination Period, which begins on January 30 at 9 am and concludes at 4 pm February 9, 2024.

Those interested in voting in the by-election should ensure they are eligible to vote and are registered. In accordance with the Local Government Act and the Town of Creston's Local Government Election and Assent Voting Bylaw No. 1926, 2021 the Town will be using the Provincial Voters List as the register of resident electors. Advance elector registration will be accepted until January 23, 2024. New elector registration will be accepted on advance and general voting days.

For further information please email, or phone 250-428-2214, or visit Town Hall at 238- 10th Avenue North.

All legislated notices containing important dates and announcements respecting the by-election will be advertised in the Creston Valley Advance as well as posted on the Town of Creston's website.

For more information contact:

  • Kirsten Dunbar, Corporate Officer, 250 428-2214 (210)
  • Marsha Neufeld, Executive Assistant/HR, 250 428-2214 (120)
  • Donna Cassel, Administrative Assistant, 250 428-2214 (410)

Interested in Running for Local Office?

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