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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​vote. october 22,2018

The Town of Midland conducts Municipal Elections for the election of
Municipal Council members and School Board Trustees every four years.

Election Day

Monday, October 22, 2018: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.​​

​Advance Voting Days

Wednesday, October 10, 2018: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Thursday, October 11, 2018: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Saturday, October 13, 2018: 10 a.m.​ - 8 p.m.​


Polling Station for all dates:

Gymnasium

North Simcoe Sports and Recreation Centre

527 Len Self Boulevard, Midland, ON



2018 Election Candidates

Town & Ward Maps

town map 

Ward 1

ward 1 

Ward 2​​

ward 2 

​​Ward 3​​

ward 3 

                 

Voter Information

Did you receive your Voter Notification Card?

To be an eligible elector you must:

  • Reside in the Town of Midland, or are the owner or tenant of land in the Town of Midland, or the spouse of such a person; and
  • Be Canadian Citizen; and
  • Be at least 18 years old; and
  • Not be prohibited from voting under any law.

If you are an eligible elector and did not receive a Voter Notification Card, please contact the Clerk's Office at (705) 526-4275, Ext. 2210.

An application to Amend Voters' list must be completed, either at the Municipal Office up to October 22, 2018, or at the polling station by a Revision Officer. This application must be accompanied by ONE piece of acceptable identification that confirms your identity and residence.​

Form 1203 - Application to Amend Voters' List

Form EL16 - Application for Removal of Another Person's Name from Voters' List

Map of Polling Station

Voter Information

​Identification Required to Vote​​​

Voting by Proxy?

Voting Proxy Guidelines

Appointment for Voting Proxy - Form 3​​

Voting with Tabulators

 


Accessible Voting

Our accessible voting unit will allow voters with disabilities and other special needs to mark a ballot privately and independently.

  • Magnifier Sheet for those with limited vision
  • Sip and Puff Tube
  • Headphones for visually impaired​

Scrutineer Guidelines

Election Employment

​The Town of Midland is recruiting for Designated Election Officials to work on the following dates:

​Advance Voting Days 

  • Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 11 a.m - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 11 a.m - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 10 a.m - 8 p.m.

Election Day 

  • Monday, October 22, 2018 - 10 a.m - 8 p.m.

​The Town will be recruiting for the following Designated Election Officials:

  • Deputy Returning Officers
  • Poll Clerks
  • Revision Officers

Only successful applicants will be contacted.

Application for E​m​​ployment​ 


Previous election experience is preferred but not required.

Please note:  A candidate running in the 2018 Municipal Election for the Town of Midland and/or their spouse, siblings, children or parents are ineligible to apply to work as an Election Official.

Election Employment - Requirement & Qualifications

​Applicants must:

  • be at least 18 years old.
  • be a Canadian citizen.
  • be able to work up to 12 consecutive hours.
  • be able to complete forms neatly, accurately and quickly.
  • be able to attend an in-person mandatory training session.
  • have a professional demeanor and the ability to communicate with electors in a friendly and courteous manner.
  • consistently demonstrate good judgement and problem solving skills.
  • be able to work well as a member of a team.
  • be able to deal with electors in a non-partisan manner while conducting the election.
Previous election experience is preferred but not required.

Please note:  A candidate running in the 2018 Municipal Election for the Town of Midland and/or their spouse, siblings, children or parents are ineligible to apply to work as an Election Official.

Candidate Information Package Documents

School Board Trustee Election Resources

​​​OESC's centralized election website has resources for hosting candidate meetings, public education to help create more interest in the election and promote the role of trustee, information on Ontario's education system and more.

English:  elections.ontarioschooltrustees.org

French:  elections.conseillersscolairesontario.org​


Resources for planning a meeting​

English

2018 Municipal and School Board Elections Poster 2 - 8.5x11

2018 Municipal and School Board Elections Poster 2 - 11x17

Guide to hosting a School Board Trustee All Candidates Meeting


French

2018 Municipal and School Board Elections Poster 2 - 8.5x11

2018 Municipal and School Board Elections Poster 2 - 11x17​​

Guide to hosting a School Board Trustee All Candidates Meeting​


Third Party Information

2014 Municipal Election

Municipal Elections Act Changes

Bill 181, The Municipal Elections Modernization Act, 2016, came into effect June 9, 2016 and makes changes to the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 for the 2018 municipal election.

For an overview of these changes visit the Ministry of Municipal Affairs website or see the updated Municipal Elections Act.​​​
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