In Alberta, General Municipal Elections are conducted every four years, under the provisions of the Local Authorities Election Act. Municipal and School Division elections are regulated by the Town of Blackfalds Municipal Elections Bylaw 1160.13 passed under the authority of the Local Authorities Election Act.
As part of the municipal general elections, Albertans vote for their school board trustees. A general election takes place once every four years. School Boards have important information about general election procedures, forms and regulations for school authorities.
The local Returning Officer and Deputy Returning Officers are appointed by Town Council. These roles are responsible for all matters pertaining to the local organization and operation of the 2017 Local Authorities Election, and for enforcement of provisions of the Local Authorities Election Act.
Candidate packages are available at the Town Office, 5018 Waghorn Street during regular business hours (Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm). Candidate Information and nomination forms are available online 24/7 for reference only.
Questions about the Town of Blackfalds Municipal Election may be directed to:
Returning Officer / Deputy Returning Officers Town of Blackfalds - Election Office Box 220, 5018 Waghorn Street Blackfalds, AB T0M 0J0
Please Note: Information on this site provides an overview and is not a substitute for the detailed information contained in legislation. All candidates are responsible for ensuring they are aware of and understand the legislation and bylaws concerning elections, and the requirements for nomination.