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Polls are open for Argyle-Barrington, Northside-Westmount, Sydney River-Mira-Louisbourg byelections

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Byelection day polls in Argyle-Barrington, Northside-Westmount and Sydney River-Mira-Louisbourg opened at 8 a.m. today, Tuesday, Sept. 3, and will remain open until 8 this evening.

To be eligible to vote in these byelections voters must be 18 years of age on Sept. 3, a Canadian citizen, have lived in Nova Scotia since Feb. 2, 2019 and reside in Argyle-Barrington, Northside-Westmount or Sydney River-Mira-Louisbourg.

Elections Nova Scotia reminds voters in Argyle-Barrington, Northside-Westmount and Sydney River-Mira-Louisbourg that on election day they must vote at their designated poll location or at the returning office in their district.

Most voters in Argyle-Barrington, Northside-Westmount and Sydney River-Mira-Louisbourg received a voter information card (VIC) in the mail. The VIC includes a voter’s assigned poll location information. Voters are asked to bring their VIC and ID for faster service.

Eligible voters in Argyle-Barrington, Northside-Westmount and Sydney River-Mira-Louisbourg can vote without a VIC if they have ID with their name and civic address or if they sign a declaration attesting to their eligibility.

Voters can find their assigned poll location on their VIC, calling the returning office in their district by clicking here.

On election night, live feed results will be available after polls close at 8 p.m. by clicking here.

This was the slate of candidates after nominations closed on Aug. 14.

Argyle-Barrington

Charlene I. LEBLANC       Nova Scotia Liberal Party (NSLP)

Colton F. LEBLANC           Progressive Conservative Association of Nova Scotia (PC)

Adam RANDALL               Green Party of Nova Scotia (Green)

Robin C. SMITH               Nova Scotia New Democratic Party (NSNDP)

 

Northside-Westmount

Thomas BETHELL             Atlantica Party Association of Nova Scotia (Atlantica)

Ronald CROWTHER          Nova Scotia New Democratic Party (NSNDP)
Andrew DOYLE                Independent

Danny LAFFIN                 Independent

Ron G. PARKER               Green Party of Nova Scotia (Green)

Paul RATCHFORD             Nova Scotia Liberal Party (NSLP)

Murray RYAN                  Progressive Conservative Association of Nova Scotia (PC)

 

Sydney River-Mira-Louisbourg

Marc BOTTE                    Nova Scotia Liberal Party (NSLP)

Brian COMER                  Progressive Conservative Association of Nova Scotia (PC)

Russ GREEN                   Independent

Mary Beth MACDONALD   Nova Scotia New Democratic Party (NSNDP)

Bill MATHESON               Green Party of Nova Scotia (Green)

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