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By-Election 2020 - Division 1, Anselmo

3 December 2019


Woodlands County is pleased to announce David (Dave) Kusch as the newest member of Council, representing Division 1, Anselmo.

Mr. Kusch was the only candidate to have completed the nomination process and will be sworn in at Council during the special meeting scheduled on Friday, December 6, 2019.


Notice is hereby given that Nomination Day is Tuesday, December 3, 2019, and that nominations for the election of candidates for the following offices will be received at the location of the local jurisdiction office set out below within the period beginning on November 6, 2019, and ending at 12:00 noon on Nomination Day.

Office: Councillor, Anselmo – Division 1
Number of Vacancies: One (1)

Location of Local Jurisdiction Office:
Woodlands County, Administration Office
#1 Woodlands Lane
Whitecourt, Alberta

DATED at the Town of Whitecourt, in the Province of Alberta, this 6th day of November 2019.
~Koren Scott, Returning Officer

Contact Information:
Koren Scott, Returning Officer

Important Dates

Nomination Day:

Tuesday, December 3, 2019, until noon
Woodlands County, Administration Office, #1 Woodlands Lane, Whitecourt

Advance Polls:

Saturday, January 11, 2020, 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Anselmo Hall (Hwy 647, east of RR 102)

By-Election Day:

Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Anselmo Hall (Hwy 647, east of RR 102)

Note: Advance Poll and Election Day are required when more than one eligible candidate is nominated

Term Period:

From swearing-in through to swearing-in of Council elected in general election in October 2021.

Candidates Information

Since the 2017 general election, there have been changes to the Local Authorities Election Act. Use the fact sheets in conjunction with the Candidates Guide to capture current information.

Nomination Forms

Electoral Boundaries: Division 1, Anselmo

Township 56
All of range 10
The north five-sixths of range 11
The north five-sixths of range 12

Township 57
All of range 10
All of range 11
All of range 12
In range 13, all that portion lying east of the right bank of the McLeod River

Township 58
In range 10, sections 1 to 4, 9 to 12, 13 to 16, 21 to 24
25 to 28