Rocky Mountain House byelection set for May 3

Potential candidates have until noon Friday to submit papers

Rocky Mountain House residents with an interest in civic politics have until noon Friday to throw their hat in the ring.

Nominations for the council position left vacant when Scott Collinson resigned Feb. 4 will be accepted from 10 a.m. to noon at the Rocky Mountain House town offices, 5115 50th St.

Nomination packages have been available from the town since March 5.

Advance voting will take place April 25 at the Christenson Sports and Wellness Centre, Subway Room, from 4 to 8 p.m.

The regular vote will take place May 3 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Christenson Sports and Wellness Centre.

Institutional votes will also be conducted May 3 at Westview Lodge, Good Samaritan Clearwater Centre, Columbus Place, Park Avenue and the Rocky Hospital.

Rocky council includes Mayor Tammy Burke and six councillors.

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