Municipal Election

Incumbent’s name drawn to settle who will be Peachland’s next mayor

B.C. judge draws incumbent Cindy Fortin’s name to settle tied mayoral vote

Tied: New Area-C director to be determined by draw

Annie Silver announced winner by single vote ahead of Wendy Bales before recount called

Jason Lum was the top vote-getter on Chilliwack council

New Chilliwack council will be sworn in at inaugural council meeting on Nov. 6

Nearly 25,000 people cast ballots in Chilliwack

Turnout 10,000 votes higher than in 2014

Sharon Gaetz lost in Chilliwack’s mayoral election, but is ‘grateful for the 22 years the city gave me.’

Gaetz spent 12 years as a city councillor before moving into the mayor’s spot for the past decade

Nearly 25,000 people cast ballots in Chilliwack

Turnout 10,000 votes higher than in 2014

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Popove elected mayor in Chilliwack

Gaetz second, Waddington third; new faces on city council

  • Oct 20, 2018

Chilliwack school board results reveal clear split

Incumbents Dan Coulter, Heather Maahs and Barry Neufeld join four new board members

VIDEO: Ken Popove wins mayoralty race in Chilliwack

Popove pledges to work hard as the newly elected mayor of Chilliwack

Nearly 18,000 Chilliwack voters cast ballots by 5 p.m.

Turnout had surpassed 2014 numbers by 3 p.m.

  • Oct 20, 2018

Mayoral results from across B.C.

Voters in 162 municipalities in B.C. set to elect mayor, council, school board and more

Steady pace at the polls as election day in Chilliwack continues

Residents lined up outside polling stations before they opened

  • Oct 20, 2018

Do you have the right ID to vote in Chilliwack’s municipal election?

Chilliwack residents will need identification that proves both residency and identity

  • Oct 20, 2018

Could Chilliwack’s voter turnout be an all-time record?

UFV poli sci professor says municipal elections are typically low but a ward system could help

Free transit on election day in Chilliwack on Oct. 20

City and transit officials are hoping for a better voter turnout by offering a free ride to the polls

ELECTION DAY: Here’s where to vote

Voters in Chilliwack 162 municipalities in B.C. set to elect mayor, council, school board and more

  • Oct 20, 2018

Anti-SOGI Chilliwack school trustee files defamation lawsuit against BCTF president

Barry Neufeld says Glen Hansman’s words caused him “indignity,” “personal harassment,” and “anxiety”

Fraser Valley Labour Council endorses four Chilliwack school board candidates

Union group endorses three for city council, pulls endorsement for mayoral hopeful Sam Waddington

Heavy turnout at advance poll in Chilliwack

Some voters waited as long as two hours, some claimed they were turned away

  • Oct 18, 2018

OPINION: This municipal election too important to sit out

Change is coming to Chilliwack; this is our time to define that future