2018 Municipal Election Candidate Information Session set for June 27, 2018

Source: Huron County
Date: Wed May 2 10:45:31 MST 2018

Clinton, Ontario – Municipalities from within Huron County will be hosting a Candidate Information Session for anyone interested in running as a candidate in the 2018 Municipal Election. The session will take place on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the Libro Hall in Clinton (300 Bill Fleming Drive). All are welcome, and pre-registration is not required.

As there have been many changes enacted to the Municipal Elections Act, this session will be of benefit to newcomers to the municipal election process, as well as those who have participated in past elections. Topics discussed at this session include:

Presentation by the Ministry of Municipal Affairs
Role of council and head of council
Role of municipal staff
Role of school board trustees
Nominations, key dates and process
Eligibility to run for various offices
Candidate duties
General campaign rules
Compliance audits and penalties
Voter’s list and proxy voting
Scrutineers
Recounts
Resources
Endorsements and Nominations
Election Day is October 22, 2018 and nominations will be accepted during regular business hours from Tuesday, May 1st to Friday, July 27, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. By attending the Candidate Information Session, potential municipal council and school board trustee candidates, potential third party advertisers, spouses or partners and anyone interested in learning more about local government will have an opportunity to become familiar with the overall election process, pick up an election package from their municipality and learn the specific requirements related to the nomination process such as advertising, financial reporting, etc. prior to submitting nomination forms.


Area OPP

BOLO Stolen Harley Davidson - Plate 5B6R7
St Marys Break And Enter - Alcohol And Candy Stolen
BOLO Stolen 2013 Kia Soul From Goderich
$85,000 Motorhome Stolen From Grand Bend
Cocaine Bust - NAWASH
Drunk Driver Arrested On Hwy 21 - Aliyah LYNK
Drunk Driver From Goderich Arrested In Bayfield - Damien PHELAN
Another Drunk Driver Arrested In Grand Bend - Sherwin BROWN
Intoxicated Male Arrested In Walkerton - Name Relased
Police Investigating Fatal Collision - Name Of Deceased Released
Ewe Shot And Killed - Suspect(s) At Large
Arson At Arena
Matthew John HALLIGAN - 100 in a 50
Malcom MacDonald BELL 100 in a 50
18 Year Old Caught Going 140 in an 80 - Name Released
Scott David BURKE - 130 in an 80
21 Year Old Passed Out At Wheel Arrested - Name Released
Riding On Rims Past Fully Marked Cruiser Ends With Arrest For Joshua Ernest COUSTEILS
Dallis CUTTING - Rave Motor Vehicle, Vehicle Impounded
Robert MCGONIGLE - Drunk Driving
Suspended Driver Caught In North Perth - Ryan PAKULA
Robert MACARTHUR - 140 in an 80
Another Drunk Driver Arrested In Huron - Melanie LALONDE
BOLO Two Door Honda, Section Of Trunk White, White And Silver Spoiler
19 Year Old Drunk Driver Arrested In Grand Bend - Jovan SINJARI


Latest Headlines

$67000 In Unmarked Cigarettes Seized
More Impaired Drivers Arrested
Retirement Home Operator Facing Sexual Assault Charges
Clinton KEJICK - Drunk Driving, Drive While Suspended, Etc.
Northumberland Weekly Update
Angel CORBIERE - Drunk Driving
Justin LEROUX - Break And Enter, Breach
9 Break And Enters Solved - Michael Allen SCOTT Arrested
Roxanne DUFF - Drunk Driving
BC Man Caught With Too Much Weed In Ontario - Keith BEGG
Susan REILLY - Impaired Driving
Drunk Driver Attempts To Avoid RIDE - Ronald MEUNIER Arrested
BOLO Stolen Harley Davidson - Plate 5B6R7
275,000 Cigarettes Seized - COOPER & KIYAWASEW Charged
St Marys Break And Enter - Alcohol And Candy Stolen
Brody Laval MARCHILDON - Break And Enter, Trafficking Stolen Goods
BOLO Stolen 2013 Kia Soul From Goderich
$85,000 Motorhome Stolen From Grand Bend
David SIMPSON - Drunk Driving
Robin JOHNSON - Drunk Driving
Walker MCCOLMAN - Drunk Driving
Driver Passes School Bus - 10 Year Old Girl Sent To Hospital
Business Owner Chases And Captures Criminal - Sam Williamson Arrested
Nathan RATCLIFF-MARTEL - Drunk Driving
Do You Recognize This Hate Crime Suspect?


Huron County

2018 Municipal Election Candidate Information Session set for June 27, 2018
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Special Board of Health Meeting called for December 20, 2017
Huron County agri-food producer earns provincial recognition for innovation
Potential Merger of Huron and Perth Health Units Takes Next Step


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North Huron

Flood Warning Continued for Maitland and Nine Mile River Watersheds
Flood Watch Issued for Maitland and Nine Mile River Watersheds
NOTICE: Special Meeting of North Huron Council - February 26, 2018
NOTICE: Blyth Water System Sodium and Fluoride Levels
Emergency Services To Resume In North Huron - Council Capitulates


Wingham Police Service

44 Year Old Repeat Offender Arrested In Wingham - Sidney Prince
Two Repeat Offenders Arrested For Stealing From Wingham Salvation Army - Cameron & Stone
Stolen Vehicles And Theft On Josephine Street Keep Wingham Officers Busy Over Long Weekend
Arrest Made In Rash Of Wingham Break And Enters - Cody Priestep - One Suspect At Large
Police Warn Winghamites About Rash Of Thefts - Check And Secure Your Property


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Flu arrives in Grey Bruce
Unlicensed Tattoo/Piercing Business In Owen Sound Poses Potential Communicable Disease Risk
Public Assistance Request Dog Bite


Morris-Turnberry

Morris-Turnberry Giving Away Free Trees
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Howick

Public Works Coordinator Brady Nolan
Sale of Fordwich Community Hall
Howick Landfill News




Perth District Health Unit

Influenza Arrives in Perth County
Remember, Honour and Celebrate: Partnering to Mark World AIDS Day
Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus
Prevent Tick Bites - Protect Against Lyme Disease
Yet Another Calf Tests Positive for Rabies in Perth County


Owen Sound Police

Driver Passes School Bus - 10 Year Old Girl Sent To Hospital
Do You Recognize This Hate Crime Suspect?
Good Samaritan Follows Impaired Driver Until Police Arrive
Kitten Killer Arrested In Owen Sound - Repeat Offender Has Dog Removed And Taken To Shelter
Methamphetamine Bust In Owen Sound - Repeat Offender Arrested