ELECTION DAY: Here’s where to vote

ELECTION DAY: Here’s where to vote

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

Voters across British Columbia head to the polls on Saturday to choose a mayor, council and other leaders in local government.

Free rides with BC Transit to get to the polls.

Polls are open in Prince Rupert at the following locations from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. PT:

Jim Ciccone Civic Centre Auditorium

1000 McBride Street

Mayor Lee Brain was acclaimed to run for another four-year term

Prince Rupert councillor candidates

Nick Adey

Charmayne Carlson

Barry Cunningham [incumbent]

Sarah Dantzer

Blair Mirau [incumbent]

Wade Niesh [incumbent]

Gurvinder Randhawa [incumbent]

Reid Skelton-Morven

READ about the CANDIDATES here

WATCH MORE: Prince Rupert candidates on why you should vote for them

District of Port Edward

Polls are open in Port Edward at the following locations from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. PT:

Port Edward Community Centre

770 Pacific Avenue

Candidates for Mayor

Knut Bjorndal

Doug Larsen

Dave MacDonald [incumbent]

Port Edward councillor candidates

James Brown [incumbent]

Dan Franzen [incumbent]

Murray Kristoff

Christine MacKenzie [incumbent]

Grant Moore [incumbent]

READ about the CANDIDATES here.

READ MORE: All candidates agree, Ridley Island tax agreement stays

School board trustee candidates

David Cook

Al Ernst

Steve Finnigan

James Horne [incumbent]

Terri-Lynne Huddlestone [incumbent]

Bart Kuntz [incumbent]

Tina Last [incumbent]

Kristy Maier

Jessica Newman

Louisa Sanchez [incumbent]

Kate Toye

Janet Beil [incumbent]

Joanne Dudoward

READ about the CANDIDATES here.

RELATED: District psychologists, teacher shortage discussed at school board trustee debate

For all of our stories on the municipal election, click here.

Check out our website and Facebook page for full coverage of the results starting at 8 p.m. PT.

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