what you Need to Know
Metro Edmonton will be profiling one of Edmonton’s 12 wards every Friday and Monday leading up to the municipal election on Oct. 16. Our Oct. 13 edition will have expanded coverage of the election.
Key dates: Advance Voting starts on Oct. 4 and runs until Oct. 13, daily from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. The last day to vote is Election Day: Monday, Oct. 16, 2017 (9 a.m. to 8 p.m.) Qualifications: Voters must be 18, a Canadian citizen, a resident of the City of Edmonton, who has lived in Alberta on or before April 16, 2017. Voters must have valid ID. where to vote: Where to Vote cards will be delivered to all Edmonton homes at the beginning of October.
The cards include voter eligibility, how to find information on your ward’s candidates and the location of the voting station. All voting stations are wheelchair accessible.