As you may or may not be aware, Ontario has fixed election dates. The 40th Ontario general election will occur on October 6th, 2011.
Therefor, notice is hereby given to all members of the Green Party of Ontario residing in the electoral district of Barrie that a nomination contest will take place in February.
Your Returning Officer is: Sara Fairbairn
If you cannot make it out to vote, (date, time and location TBA) contact Sara via email with your name and contact information. She will verify that you are a member, and then will send you out a ballot by mail which must be received by the Returning Officer.
The Returning Officer will start receiving nominations at 2 pm on December 1st, 2010.
The deadline for close of nominations, to vote by mail, etc will be in the official contest notice to come out shortly.
To be nominated for the contest, a contestant must be a member of the Green Party of Ontario 15 days prior to the nomination contest voting date, and must have the signatures of two party members who live in the riding to support the nomination. The signature must be accompanied by the nominator’s name printed legibly, along with a phone number or e-mail address where they can be contacted to verify their nomination.
Nomination papers may be submitted to the Returning Officer at the above e-mail address.
Update: The nomination meeting will be held on Sunday, February 6th, 2011
2 – 4 pm
140 Dunlop St. E., Barrie