The Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD), Chief Election Officer James Warren has formally announced the elections by voting and the candidates elected by acclamation for the October 20 general local elections.

An election by voting is necessary to elect one regional district Electoral Area Director in each of the three electoral areas.

Candidates for the offices of Electoral Area Director:

Name Address Electoral Area
Arbour, Daniel 5530 Seawright Road, Hornby Island, BC

A

Elliott, Jim 5089 Beaufort Frontage Road, Union Bay, BC

A

Name Address Electoral Area
Hamir, Arzeena 2641 Kirby Road, Courtenay, BC

B

Nichol, Rod 1798 Fern Road, Courtenay, BC

B

Name Address Electoral Area
Grieve, Edwin 6701 Rennie Road, Courtenay, BC

C

Oddleifson, Jay 4871 Greaves Crescent, Courtenay, BC

C

The Comox Valley Regional District also conducts the nomination and elections for school trustees from Areas A, B and C for School District 71 and for Islands Trust trustees from Denman and Hornby Islands.

An election by voting is necessary to elect one school trustee in each of the following two electoral areas for School District No. 71 school trustee positions.

Candidates for the offices of School Trustee:

Name Address Comox Valley Trustee Area
Derry, James 65 Salsbury Road, Courtenay, BC

SD71 Area B

Waite, Michelle 2522 Dunsmuir Avenue, Cumberland, BC

SD71 Area B

Name Address Comox Valley Trustee Area
Hargreaves, Ian 1490 10th Street East, Courtenay, BC

SD71 Area C

Purden, Terrence 1925 Miracle Beach Drive, Black Creek, BC

SD71 Area C

An election by voting is also necessary to elect two Hornby Island trustees for Islands Trust. The candidates are as follows:

Name Address Islands Trust Trustee Area
Allen, Alex 3315 Gunpowder Trail, Hornby Island, BC

Hornby Island

Buvyer, George 4740 Porpoise Crescent, Hornby Island, BC

Hornby Island

Emerson, Ron 950 Mount Road, Hornby Island, BC

Hornby Island

Law, Tony 2435 St. Johns Point Road, Hornby Island, BC

Hornby Island

Kimmerly, Peter 4605 Roburn Road, Hornby Island, BC

Hornby Island

The below candidates have been elected by acclamation for  the one position of School District No. 71 trustee for Area A and the two positions of Island Trusts Denman Island trustee.

Candidate Acclaimed for the Office of School Trustee:

Name Address Comox Valley Trustee Area
McDonnell, Sheila 5325 Porpoise Crescent, Hornby Island, BC

SD71 Area A

Candidates Acclaimed for the Office of Islands Trust Trustee for Denman Island:

Name Address Islands Trust Trustee Area
Busheikin, Laura 5351 Denman Road, Denman Island, BC

Denman Island

Critchley, David 2850 Swan Road, Denman Island, BC

Denman Island

For more information on the October 20 local elections, candidates and voting information visit www.comoxvalleyrd.ca/elections

The Comox Valley Regional District is a federation of three electoral areas and three municipalities providing sustainable services for residents and visitors to the area. The members of the regional district work collaboratively on services for the benefit of the diverse urban and rural areas of the Comox Valley.

 

Jennifer Steel

Manager of Corporate Communications, Comox Valley Regional District