ELECTION DAY: Polls closed

Voters in 162 municipalities in B.C. set to elect mayor, council, school board and more

Voters across British Columbia head to the polls on Saturday to choose a mayor, council, and other leaders in local government.

Polls are open in Golden at the following location from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m.:

Golden Civic Centre

806 10th Avenue South

Who is running for mayor?

There will be no election for Mayor, Ron Oszust will continue another four-year term as Town of Golden Mayor.

Who is running for council?

Leslie Adams

Connie Barlow

Jim de Bolebec

Chris Hambruch

Eddie Leigan

John Manuel

Caleb Moss

Each week, we asked the candidates pertinent questions to our community, read their answers here.

Who is running for school board?

There will be no election for School District 6.

School board trustees for Area A of the Columbia Shuswap Regional District are:

Jane Fearing

Scott M. King

Rhonda Smith

CSRD notice of assent voting

Public notice is given to the electors within Electoral Area A of the Columbia Shuswap Regional District, that assent voting will be held on the following question:

“Are you in favour of the Columbia Shuswap Regional District adopting Electoral Area A Core Facilities Funding Contribution Establishment Bylaw No. 5777, which will permit the Regional District to make an annual funding contribution to the Town of Golden to cover 20 per cent of the net operating costs of the four core facilities, at a maximum annual taxation limit that is the greater of $125,000 or $0.1238 per $1,000 calculated on the net taxable value of land and improvements?”

Area A residents can vot “yes” or “no” at the following locations:

• Field Community Hall – 315 Stephen Ave, Field

• Parson Community Center-3589 Hwy 95, Parson

• Nicholson Elementary School – 737 Nicholson Frontage Rd, Nicholson

• Joyce Mitchell (Home) – 1416 Adolph Johnson Rd, Moberly

• Joan Titus ( Home) – 2775 Big Bend Highway, Donald

• Golden Civic Center – 806 10th Ave S, Golden

For all of our stories on the municipal election, click here.

Check out our website and Facebook page for full coverage of the results starting at 8 p.m.

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