Election 2017 Information

Trustees are elected every four years during the municipal election. The last election was held in October 2013. The next General Election will be held on Monday, October 16, 2017

Nomination papers filed for all wards within the Palliser boundaries are now deemed official and the list of candidates has been finalized for Election Day on Oct. 16. There will be elections in two wards, with the remaining four won by acclamation.

Following is a list of each ward with a description of the boundaries, the name of the candidates who filed nomination papers (x = incumbent) and which ones went uncontested and have been won by acclamation:

  • Ward 1, Subdivision 1 (the south end of Lethbridge County outside the City of Lethbridge and Town of Coaldale), candidate Sharon Rutledge. Won by acclamation.
  • Ward 1, Subdivision 2 (Town of Coaldale), candidate Debbie Laturnus (X). Won by acclamation.
  • Ward 1, Subdivision 3 (rural area of Lethbridge County including Coalhurst, Nobleford and Barons), candidate Kristine Cassie. Won by acclamation.
  • Ward 1, Subdivision 4 (Picture Butte and the area surrounding it and Iron Springs), candidates Craig Whitehead (X) and Donald Boras.
  • Ward 2, Subdivision 1 (Vulcan County east of Highways 23/24 including Arrowwood, Milo and Champion), candidates Lorelei Bexte and Marilyn MacArthur.
  • Ward 2, Subdivision 2 (Vulcan Country west and south of Highways 23/24), candidate Robert Strauss (X). Won by acclamation.

For a list of Advance Polling Stations and Election Day Polling Stations click HERE.

Ward 1, Subdivision 1 (Click here for a map) representing the rural area at the south end of the County of Lethbridge, outside the City of Lethbridge and Town of Coaldale

Ward 1, Subdivision 2 (Click here for a map) representing the Town of Coaldale

Ward 1, Subdivision 3 (Click here for a map) representing a rural area in the County of Lethbridge that includes the communities of Coalhurst, Nobleford and Barons

Ward 1, Subdivision 4 (Click here for a map) representing the County of Lethbridge area surrounding and including the communities of Picture Butte and Iron Springs

Ward 2, Subdivision 1 (Click here for a map) representing a rural area in Vulcan County east of Highway 23/24 that includes the communities of Arrowwood, Milo and Champion

Ward 2, Subdivision 2 (Click here for a map) representing a rural area in Vulcan County west and south of Highway 23/24 that includes the Town of Vulcan

Returning Officer

All questions regarding the 2017 Elections should be forwarded to:

Joanne Siljak
Palliser Regional Schools' Returning Officer
403-328-4111
joanne.siljak@pallisersd.ab.ca