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Local government byelections in N.B. on Monday

By Brad Perry Oct 23, 2023 | 6:40 AM

Thousands of New Brunswickers will be heading to the polls on Monday.

Local government byelections are taking place in nine communities throughout the province.

There are a total of 31 candidates running to fill 12 vacant positions, according to Elections NB.

  • Beaurivage (councillor-at-large – three candidates; councillor for Ward 6 – three candidates)
  • Fredericton Junction (mayor – two candidates)
  • Grand Lake (councillor for Ward 4)
  • Hanwell (councillor-at-large – four candidates; councillor for Ward 4 – three candidates)
  • Neguac (councillor-at-large – two candidates)
  • Riverview (councillor-at-large – four candidates)
  • Southern Victoria (councillor for Ward 2 – three candidates)
  • Sunbury-York South (councillor for Ward 1 – two candidates)
  • Tracy (two councillors-at-large – three candidates)

Polls will be open from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. with the results coming in shortly after.

You can find more details, including the list of candidates, on Elections NB’s website.