October, 2022 Archives

Electoral Boundaries Commission Preliminary Report

Oct 26 2022
By: Keremeos Admin
Categories: News

The BC Electoral Boundaries Commission has released their Preliminary Report, which recommends changes to British Columbia's electoral districts for provincial elections.

The Commission is seeking feedback on the recommendations in the report. View the report and other resources and learn about opportunities for input at the links below:


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Declaration of Election Results

Oct 19 2022
By: Keremeos Admin
Categories: News

Pursuant to Section 146 of the Local Government Act, the Chief Election Officer has declared the Offical Election Results for the 2022 General Local Elections as follows:

"I, Marg Coulson, Chief Election Officer, do hereby declare elected JASON WIEBE, who received the highest number of valid votes for the office of Mayor.

Dated at Keremeos, BC this 19th day of October, 2022"


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Election preliminary results

Oct 15 2022
By: Keremeos Admin
Categories: News

A general local election was held in Keremeos today, October 15, 2022, and voting concluded at 8:00 pm. As Councillors were elected by acclamation, the voting was for the position of Mayor only.

The preliminary count of ballots is as follows:




Advance Voting Opportunity: October 5, 2022

Victory Hall




General Voting Opportunity: October 15, 2022

Victory Hall



Mail ballots: September 26-October 15, 2022

















Keremeos’ Mayor-Elect is Jason Wiebe for a term of four years.


Congratulations to Jason Wiebe, and thanks to Arlene Arlow for a diligent campaign.


The inaugural meeting of the new Council will take place in Council Chambers, 702-4th Street, Keremeos, on November 7, 2022 at 6:00 pm.

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Advance voting numbers

Oct 6 2022
By: Keremeos Admin
Categories: News

The October 5, 2022 advance voting was well-attended, with a preliminary count of 167 ballots cast for Mayoral candidates. Additionally, 16 mail ballots have been returned to date.

General voting day takes place on Saturday, October 15, 2022 at Victory Hall, 427-7th Avenue, Keremeos, 8 am to 8 pm.

For more information on the Mayoral candidates, see Municipal Elections

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