An information session about becoming a candidate for the office of Mayor, Councillor or Electoral Area Director in this October’s local general elections is being held on
Thursday, August 30, 2018
6:00 to 8:00 pm
Florence Filberg Centre, Rotary Hall, 411 Anderton Avenue, Courtenay
This information session is hosted in partnership with the Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD), Town of Comox, and City of Courtenay and will cover
- a range of topics including decision making in local government,
- what to expect if elected,
- roles and responsibilities of elected officials,
- responsible conduct, and
- other relevant topics for individuals interested in running for elected office.
The session will be led by former Central Saanich Mayor and Councillor Allison Habkirk. Staff from the regional district and each municipality will be available at the session to provide information and answer questions.
Find out more about running for office in Cumberland and nomination documents.
Nominations to elect one Mayor, four Councillors, and one School Trustee will be received by the Village of Cumberland Chief Election Officer or a designated person during the nomination period from 9:00 am on September 4, 2018 to 4:00 pm September 14, 2018, excluding statutory holidays and weekends.Search again