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2021 Municipal Election


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Congratulations to the Municipal District of Taber's new Councillors-Elect who will be leading our community through the next term. We would also like to recognize all of the candidates who put their names forward.

The Council Organizational Meeting will be held on Monday, October 25th at 1:00 pm in Council Chambers, where the Reeve and Deputy Reeve will also be selected for the upcoming year. The meeting will be streamed live on the MD of Taber website and on YouTube.


2021 Municipal Election
Official Results

Division

Candidate

Result

Number of Votes

1Merrill Harris (i)Acclaimed
2John Turcato (i)Acclaimed
3Brian G HildebrandElected74
Frank KastNot Elected67
4Tamara Miyanaga (i)Elected108
Ben ElfringNot Elected53
Billy WenbourneNot Elected68
5Jennifer Crowson (i)Not Elected96
John DeGrootElected129
6Murray Reynolds (i)Acclaimed
7Chantal BachoAcclaimed

 *(i) Incumbent

Unofficial Results: Local senate election and referendum vote

While the rest of Alberta communities hosted its municipal elections, the Municipal District of Taber residents voted for their senate recommendation and on two referendum questions.

The following information is the unofficial results for the MD of Taber.

Elections Alberta will post the official results no sooner than Tuesday, October 26, 2021, at 11 a.m. The results of the two referendum questions will be announced and the three senate candidates that received the highest number of votes will be declared elected. Results will be available on elections.ab.ca.

Unofficial Senate Election Results (JPG)

CANDIDATE

TOTAL CANDIDATE VOTES

Erika Barootes

453

Rick Bonnett

68

Pam Davidson

467

Doug A. Horner

180

Duncan Kinney

35

Kelly Lorencz

158

Mykhailo Martyniouk

314

Ann McCormick

136

Jeff Nielsen

96

Karina Pillay

34

Chad Jett Thunders Saunders

27

Sunil Sookram

17

Nadine R. Wellwood

139

TOTALS

2,124

Number of Electors Voted

967

Rejected Ballots

223

Blank Ballots

36


Unofficial Referendum Results (JPG)

Should section 36(2) of the Constitution Act, 1982 – Parliament and the government of Canada’s commitment to the principle of making equalization payments – be removed from the constitution?

Equalization

TOTAL VOTES

Yes

812

No

120

TOTALS

932

Rejected Ballots

14

Blank Ballots

26

 

Do you want Alberta to adopt year-round Daylight Saving Time, which is summer hours, eliminating the need to change our clocks twice a year?

Time Change

TOTAL VOTES

Yes

490

No

454

TOTALS

944

Rejected Ballots

0

Blank Ballots

28