Declaration of Official Election Results

Wed, October 24, 2018

Following the finalization of ballot counts from the October 20th General Election Day and all Advanced and Special voting opportunities, the OFFICIAL election results from the 2018 Prince Rupert municipal election are listed below.

 

 

For the office of MAYOR:

Candidate Name     

 

Lee Brain

Acclaimed

 

For the office of COUNCILLOR:

Candidate Name

Advance     

General      

Total Votes     

Blair Mirau

679

1,542

2,221

Barry Cunningham

642

1,491

2,133

Gurvinder Randhawa        

588

1,253

1,841

Wade Niesh

517

1,294

1,811

Nick Adey

488

1,047

1,535

Reid Skelton-Morven

382

960

1,342

Sarah Dantzer

336

841

1,177

Charmayne Carlson

245

566

811

 

For the office of SCHOOL TRUSTEE:

Candidate Name                    

Advance     

General     

Total Votes     

Kate Toye

550

1,288

1,838

Bart Kuntz

413

937

1,350

Tina Last

410

903

1,313

James Horne

401

834

1,235

Kristy Maier

333

763

1,096

Louisa Sanchez

328

758

1,086

Steve Finnigan Jr.

303

662

965

Terri-Lynne Huddlestone        

301

646

947

Jessica Newman

276

642

918

David Cook

227

531

758

Al Ernst

90

185

275

 

A total number of 2914 ballots were cast during the 2018 municipal election, out of a total of 8,837 eligible voters. This is a total voter turnout of 33%. In 2014, 4293 ballots were cast, with a voter turnout of 41.45%.

This determination of Official Election Results was made by the Chief Elections Officer on October 24th, at 12:00 pm  and is based on ballot accounts as amended or prepared by the Chief Elections Officer.

(See attachment below for signed copy).

Corinne Bomben,

Chief Elections Officer

 

ELECTIONS CONTACT:

Corinne Bomben

Chief Elections Officer

(250) 627 0935

corinne.bomen@princerupert.ca

 

MEDIA CONTACT

Veronika Stewart, Communications Manager

(778) 884 6285

veronika.stewart@princerupert.ca

 

Press Release - Declaration of Official Election Results