Voter information for Area “B” and “G” residents

Polling information for the Lower Similkameen for the November 19 municipal elections

  • Nov. 2, 2011 5:00 a.m.

Area “B” – Cawston Candidates Meeting

Wednesday, November 9

Doors Open 6:30 p.m.

Meeting 7 p.m. until 9 p.m

First, the candidates present themselves, then, each candidate presents on the issues. Following the candidate’s presentations is a  question and answer period  – questions only, no speeches.

At 8:45, each candidate gives a three minute “wrap up.”

Doors Close 9:30 p.m.

Cawston Community Hall

2119 Main Street Cawston

Advanced Voting: Area “B” Regional District Okanagan Similkameen (Cawston)  November 9 from  8 a.m. to 8 p.m.  at the Village of Keremeos council chambers  702 – 4th Street, Keremeos.

On voting day, November 19 from  8 a.m. to 8 p.m.  General voting is at Cawston Hall, 2119 Main Street,  Cawston.

Area “G” Candidate Forum, November 7

Take the opportunity on Monday, November 7 at the Old Age Pensioners Hall (OAPO) in Hedley, to meet the individual candidates running for Area Director “G.”

Candidates Angelique Wood and Florence Winfrey, with invitation to incumbent Elef Christensen, will introduce themselves, give statements and answer questions from the floor.

Doors open at 6:30 pm, the moderated forum beginning at 7 p.m. and ending at 9 p.m.  Your vote counts on November 19.


If you need a ride to attend or have any inquires please contact Kim Ruttig at 250-292-8503.



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