Qualified electors in Electoral Areas A, B, C, and E can apply to act as scrutineers for assent voting in the 2018 qRD General Local Elections. The volunteer positions are available for the following proceedings: voting places for Electoral Areas A, B, C, and E on General Voting Day, October 20; advance voting places for Electoral Areas A, B, C, and E on November October 10; the determination of official results; and for a judicial recount (if necessary). A maximum of two scrutineers – one in favour of, and one opposed to, the question will be appointed for each proceeding.
Information and Application Forms
SUB-REGIONAL RECREATION CONTRIBUTION SERVICE BYLAW NO. 530 – ASSENT VOTING
Electors within Electoral Areas A (excluding Savary Island), B, and C will be voting on the following question:
“Are you in favour of the qathet Regional District adopting Bylaw No. 530 to establish with Electoral Areas A, B and C a service for the purpose of providing financial assistance to the City of Powell River for providing regional recreational services and to authorize a maximum annual taxation of $178,500 or $0.153249/$1,000 of net taxable value of land and improvements, whichever is greater?”
LASQUETI ISLAND HEALTH CENTRE CONTRIBUTION SERVICE BYLAW N0. 531 – ASSENT VOTING
Electors within Electoral Area E will be voting on the following question:
“Are you in favour of the qathet Regional District adopting Bylaw No. 531 to establish a service for the purpose of providing financial assistance to the Lasqueti Last Resort Society for operation of the Lasqueti Island Health Centre located at the Judith Fisher Centre, and to authorize a maximum annual requisition of $45,000?”
Applications to act as a scrutineer will be received by the Chief Election Officer or designated person at the office of the qathet Regional District located at #202-4675 Marine Avenue, Powell River, BC. V8A 2L2 between 9:00 am, Thursday, September 20, 2018 and 4:00 pm, Friday, October 5, 2018 Application forms are available at the office of the qathet Regional District or at the links shown above.
Interested persons can obtain information on the requirements and procedures for making an application by contacting the Chief Election Officer, Matt O’Halloran, or the Deputy Chief Election Officer, Michelle Jones, at the qathet Regional District office: 604-485-2260, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.