SPECIAL ELECTION 2017 - RESULTS OF NOMINATION DAY - SEPTEMBER 12, 2017
ELECTION BY ACCLAMATION - MARSHAL HECTOR
Nomination Day for the 2017 Special Election for to fill the vacancy for Council District 1 concluded at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 12, 2017. At that time, there was one candidate who filed for Council – Marshal Hector.
As per Section 55 of the Municipal Elections Act, “ Where only one candidate or only the number of candidates authorized by law to be elected to represent the polling district are officially nominated within the time fixed for that purpose, the returning officer shall so inform the clerk, who shall declare the candidate or candidates duly elected at the first meeting of the council after ordinary polling day or, in the case of a special election where holding a poll is no longer necessary, at the first meeting after being so informed.”
Councillor Hector was declared elected and sworn in as a member of Council on September 14th at the regular Council meeting.
Councillor Hector previously represented District 1 as a member of Council from 2000 to 2012.
Councilor Hector can be contacted at (902) 228-2881. Further contact information will be made available once available.
Pamela Myra, Assistant Returning Officer
Mail: Municipality of the District of Chester, PO Box 369, Chester, NS B0J 1J0
In Person: 151 King Street, Chester