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2021 Municipal Election

2021 Municipal Election OFFICIAL RESULTS

Number of Ballots Cast      1225

Mayor Lance Colby                              Acclaimed

Dean Allan                          1013          Returning Councillor

Sheldon Ball                         551          New Councillor

Angie Fricke                         784           New  Councillor

Marty Ratz                            709          Returning Councillor

Jerry Roberts                        688          New Councillor

Shannon Wilcox                  796          Returning Councillor



Nomination Period

Opens: January 1, 2021

Given the statutory holiday on January 1, the Interpretation Act, permits the acceptance of nomination papers to begin on the next business day; January 4, 2021.

Closes: September 20, 2021 at 12 pm (noon)

Post Nomination Period

Withdrawal Period: September 20-21, 2021 noon to noon

Advance Vote: October 6, 2021 10:00am - 2:00pm 

Location: Carstairs Community Hall 1100 Lackner Way, Carstairs

Election Day: October 18, 2021 10:00am-8:00pm

Location: Carstairs Community Hall 1100 Lackner Way, Carstairs

Official Results Released: October 22, 2021

Swearing In Ceremony & Organizational Meeting: October 25, 2021, 6:30pm

Campaign Disclosure Filing Date: March 1, 2022


Candidates

Get to know your Candidates! 

Click here for a link to the Candidates Bio's page.


Who Can Vote?

Eligible residents of the Town of Carstairs can vote in the 2021 Municipal Elections provided they are: 

1. At least 18 years old 

2. Canadian Citizen 

3. Resident of the Town on Election Day 

4. Provide one piece of picture identification with street address 

or

5. One piece of picture identification with one piece of address verification such as a phone bill, utility bill, etc. 

Voter Identification Requirements


Senate and Referendum Vote

The Senate Election and Referendum Vote will take place on October 18, 2021, in conjunction with the 2021 Alberta Municipal Elections. For more information www.elections.ab.ca/#voters.

Municipal Senate Election and Referendum Proclamation


Legislation - Acts

ALBERTA ELECTION ACT

ALBERTA ELECTION FINANCES AND CONTRIBUTIONS DISCLOSURE ACT

LOCAL AUTHORITIES ELECTION ACT

MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENT ACT

Any person wanting a complete copy of these Acts  or any other piece of legislation should contact:
Alberta Queen’s Printer
10611 – 98 Avenue; 5th Floor Park Plaza
Edmonton AB T5K 2P7
780.427.4952
www.qp.alberta.ca

*PLEASE NOTE: The material listed above is provided for information purposes only. This is not intended to replace the candidate’s responsibility to read and understand election legislation, or to seek appropriate advice from professionals as needed. The candidate is responsible for ensuring their campaign complies with all official statutes and regulations.

For additional information contact Shannon Allison at shannona@carstairs.ca or 403.337.3341.