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 Ė 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
Voterís 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

Owner Spots Own Stolen Vehicle And Follows It To Gas Station - Vehicle Recovered
Armed Robbery On Hwy 9 - Suspect At Large
Break And Enter In Meaford
Transport Truck Vs Transport Truck Collision In Perth South
Collision Close In North Perth Sends Two To Hospital
OPP Respond To Break And Enter In Progress
Commercial Break And Enter
Break And Enter On Eight Mile Road
Break And Enter To Storage Shed
Human Remains Found In Mount Forest Identified As Catherine Ann BUCKLE
Paula CRUICKSHANK Theft X3
Laura SNELL - Drunk Driving
Stolen Vehicle Found On Fire
OPP Investigating Mischief In St. Marys
15 Year Old Driver Charged Following Collision
Valuables Removed From Vehicle
Theft From Unlocked Vehicle
BOLO Stolen Marlin Trek Mountain Bike With Specialized Front Shocks
Lawn Tractor Stolen From Garage
UPDATE: Human Remains Found In Mount Forest
Drunk Driver From South Huron Arrested - Name Released
Former Legion Treasurer Arrested For Theft - Earl Clarance WOOLERY III Facing Numerous Charges
Home Destroyed By Fire - Three Repeat Offenders Charged
14 Year Old Passed Out On Woodchip Pile Triggers Call To Police
Another Hero Takes Keys From Drunk Driver Near Wroxeter To Protect OUR Community - 23 Year Old Arrested


Latest Headlines

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Armed Robbery On Hwy 9 - Suspect At Large
Break And Enter In Meaford
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Collision Close In North Perth Sends Two To Hospital
North Huron Clerk Resigns As Purge Nears Completion
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OPP Respond To Break And Enter In Progress
Commercial Break And Enter
Break And Enter On Eight Mile Road
Break And Enter To Storage Shed
Human Remains Found In Mount Forest Identified As Catherine Ann BUCKLE
Public Furious Over Attempted Backroom Deal To Fill Knott Spot & Maitland - WARNING: Extreme Language Used!
Catherine Pritchard - Drunk Driving
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Paula CRUICKSHANK Theft X3
Laura SNELL - Drunk Driving
Officer Loses Breathalyzer After Leaving It On Cruiser Roof
Marshall MIGWANS - Drunk Driving, Speeding
Stolen Vehicle Found On Fire
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Valuables Removed From Vehicle
Theft From Unlocked Vehicle
BOLO Stolen Marlin Trek Mountain Bike With Specialized Front Shocks


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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
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Public Assistance Request Dog Bite
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Howick

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Public Works Coordinator Brady Nolan
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Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus


Owen Sound Police

Missing Person Found Deceased In Owen Sound
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Owen Sound City Police Opening The Barclay Room for Cooling Station
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