North Hatley to hold by-election debate next Wednesday
The North Hatley Municipal Council will be holding a by-election on October 21, 2018, to fill its fifth seat, left vacant after the resignation of councillor Claude Villeneuve.
Three candidates, Vincent Dionne, Aaron Patella, and Olivia Page are running to fill the position.
A ‘meet the candidates’ event has been organized next Wednesday, October 10, at the Universalist Union Church in North Hatley at 7 p.m. by the Friends of North Hatley community group.
The candidates are expected to present their platform to the village’s residents, answer questions, and voice their concerns during Wednesday’s debate.
Eligible voters can cast their ballot in the advance poll on October 14, by correspondence until October 19, or on voting day on October 21. To vote, one must be a Canadian citizen who is at least 18 and is either domiciled in North Hatley, has been domiciled in Québec for at least six months or has owned property in North Hatley for at least a year or is the occupant of a business within North Hatley for at least a year.