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P.S.A.'S · 16th November 2011
Terrace Daily
If you are a first time voter, no worries.
Take a piece of picture ID, something with your Terrace address, signature and come to the Arena. The volunteers are very helpful and will answer all your questions.

Early Voting will take place TODAY WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 16TH 8AM - 8PM

Last Chance - Voting Day SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19TH 8AM - 8PM

Upstairs in the multipurpose room at the Terrace Sportsplex. 3320 Kalum Street

Vote to choose:

One (1) Mayor
Six (6) Councillors

School Trustees
Trustee Electoral Area 2: Terrace
Two to be selected by vote November 19

Trustee Electoral Area 3: Thornhill
One to be selected by vote November 19

Regional District Kitimat-Stikine Area Director
Electoral Area C (One to be selected by vote November 19)

Electoral Area E (One to be selected by vote November 19)

Acceptable Pieces of Identification

The following are deemed to be acceptable identification for the purposes of registering to vote at the Polls (one must contain your signature):

- British Columbia Driver's Licence;

-British Columbia Identification Card issued by the Motor Vehicle Branch;

-Owner's Certificate of Insurance and Vehicle Licence issued by the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia;

British Columbia CareCard or British Columbia Gold CareCard;

Ministry of Social Development and Economic Security Request for Continued Assistance Form;

Social Insurance Card issued by Human Resources Development Canada;

Citizenship Card issued by Citizenship and Immigration Canada;

real property tax notice issued under section 237 of the Community Charter;

credit card or debit card issued by a savings institution as defined in section 29 of the Interpretation Act; or

a utility bill issued for the supply of electricity, natural gas, water, telephone services or coaxial cable services.

Who Can Vote?

You may vote in a BC local election as a resident elector if you:

are a Canadian citizen;

-are 18 years of age or more on general voting day;

-have lived in BC for at least six months before you register to vote; and

-have lived in the municipality, regional district or school district where you wish to vote for 30 days or more before you register to vote.

Is there anyone who cannot vote in a local election?

You may not vote in a BC local government election (as either a resident elector or a non-resident property elector) if you:

-have been convicted of an indictable offence and are in custody;

-or have been found guilty of an election offence.

If you want to speak to someone about the Terrace Election you can call the City Clerk at 250.638.4722.

BC Municipal Elections Guide
Results?
Comment by Colleen Austin on 16th November 2011
Any word on how we can obtain the results on Saturday night?...and anticipated wait times?
Regional District of Kitimat Stikine all Can Vote Today!
Comment by Jennifer Lewis on 16th November 2011
Advance polls Today!

8 to 8 Sportsplex Terrace/RDKS.

Vote as you wish but please vote!

Advanced poll for RDKS at Sportsplex today Wednesday, Nov 16th, 2011 .
Thornhill Residents
Comment by TF on 16th November 2011
Hi, do Thornhill residents vote at the same location as Terrace residents?
Excited to Vote
Comment by Colleen Austin on 16th November 2011
Although I've always voted in the civic elections, I am more excited than usual about this one. I would like to see a new record for turnout this year...so I encourage everyone to get out and vote today! I believe that we are on the verge of creating the city & surrounding area we have been dreaming of for awhile.
Vouche
Comment by Stacey Tyers on 15th November 2011
I do believe you can also if you do not have utility bills, IE just moved here 30 days ago etc... Or are 18 and have no bills etc.. You can have a registered voter vouche for you I believe. IE your parents? An aunt and uncle a friend etc..
You are fast Sasa...
Comment by Terrace Daily on 15th November 2011
We have added the School board and Regional District. It has been a frustrating morning trying to find all of the information in one place. Now we need to find the Scrutineers Rules.... Voting is the easy part of this election.
The thrill of casting a vote!
Comment by Sasa Loggin on 15th November 2011
I have voted since I became a Canadian citizen 3 years ago in every election and we sure had many opportunities!
I always find it thrilling to mark my choices as I sometimes don't know till the last moment who I'm going to select.

As a member of the Baha'i Faith, I don't belong to any political party or faction as we always strive for unity. In every election I vote for who I consider the best person(s) for the job at hand.

This civic election has many very caring, very capable people. They are our neighbours who are very much the same as you or I. They have put their names forward, gone through many forums, dialogues and conversations. I think that they deserve our trip to the voting station.
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PS: School Board vote as well: Terrace (2), Thornhill (1)
What about Regional District voting?
Can I vote?
Comment by Terrace resident on 15th November 2011
I moved to terrace in aug 2011
Can me and my husband vote?
And where can register to vote?

YES!

Simply have a piece of picture ID and a utility bill with an address that matches your picture ID, bring it to the Multipurpose Room at the Arena,
3320 Kalum Street