2019 Council Vacancy (Councillor Ridout)

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A vacancy exists on the Township of Lake of Bays Council for one (1) Councilllor Ridout and Council has determined to fill this vacancy by appointment in accordance with the Township of Lake of Bays Vacancy Policy and the Procedure to Appoint an Individual to Fill a Vacancy.

The term of this position is from the date of Council appointment to November 14, 2022. 

A Special Council Meeting to appoint a successful candidate will be held on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. in the Council Chambers of the Municipal Office in Dwight, Ontario. 

Any qualified inidividual may submit, in person with identification, a completed application form along with the signed declaration of qualification by 2:00 p.m. on August 14, 2019. 

 Qualifications
A candidate for municipal office must be a qualified municipal elector as set out in the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 and fulfill all of the following requirements:
  • Eighteen (18) years of age or older; and
  • A Canadian citizen; and
  • A resident of the Township of Lake of Bays, or an owner or tenant of land in the municipality or the spouse of such an owner or tenant; and
  • Not prohibited from voting under any other Act or disqualified from holding municipal office; and
  • Able to provide at least 25 original signatures from individuals eligible to vote in the Township of Lake of Bays on the day they signed the endorsement.

Prior to submitting an application, interested individuals should refer to the Municipal Act, 2001 and the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 for further details relating to the required qualifications.

Application Package 

 

Any qualified inidividual may submit, in person with identification, a completed application form along with the signed declaration of qualification by 2:00 p.m. on August 14, 2019 to: 

Office of the Clerk

Township of Lake of Bays

1012 Dwight Beach Road

Dwight, ON  P0A 1H0

List of Candidate(s)

 

Name of Candidate Date of Filing Application
 Karen Brigden  August 6, 2019 K. Brigden - Council Vacancy Application
 Martin Mann  August 9, 2019 M. Mann - Council Vacancy Application 
 George Anderson   August 13, 2019 G.Anderson - Council Vacancy Application 
 Marie Poirier  August 14, 2019 M. Poirier - Council Vacancy Application 

 

 *This table will be updated when a completed Council Vacancy Application is filed. 

 

Inquiries regarding this matter may be directed to CSykes@lakeofbays.on.ca or 705-635-2272, ext. 236.

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