Election 2022

 This is the official website providing information regarding the 2022 Municipal/School Board Trustee Elections for the Township of Montague.

Please check back regularly as the website will be updated as new information becomes available.

The next Municipal Elections are Monday, October 24th, 2022.

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Unofficial List of Candidates (as of 2:00 pm August 19, 2022)

OFFICENAME OF CANDIDATEQUALIFYING ADDRESSDATE FILEDCONTACT INFORMATION
REEVE
Vince Carroll704 Kelly-Jordan Road, Smiths Falls, ON K7A 4S4May 6, 2022This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Pat Dolan - WITHDRAWN August 19, 2022 at 1:44 p.m.279 Harper Condie, Smiths Falls, ON K7A 4S6August 4, 2022This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Klaas Van Der Meer127 Rainbow Valley Drive, Smiths Falls, ON K7A 5B8August 12, 2022This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Karen (Francis) JenningsPart Lot 21, Concession 6, Part 3 on 27R-6942August 17, 2022This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
DEPUTY REEVE
Jeffrey Carroll864 Carroll Road, Smiths Falls, ON K7A 4S4July 11, 2022This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
David Marion4703 Roger Stevens Drive, Smiths Falls, ON K7A 4S6August 19, 2022This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Pat Dolan279 Harper Condie Road, Smiths Falls, ON K7A 4S6August 19, 2022This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
COUNCILLOR
Jim Abbass10 Uphill Street, Smiths Falls, ON K7A 4Z9August 4, 2022This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Morgan Kenny499 Burchill Road, Merrickville, ON K0G 1N0August 10, 2022This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Gerald Crabtree280 Ford Road, Smiths Falls, ON K7A 4S4August 18, 2022This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

SCHOOL BOARD ELECTIONS
OFFICENAME OF CANDIDATEQUALIFYING ADDRESSDATE FILED
ENGLISH SEPARATE SCHOOL BOARD TRUSTEE (CATHOLIC)Jennifer Cooney3193 Old Perth Road, Mississippi Mills, ON K0A 1A0May 20, 2022
Max Benda6 McLean Blvd., Perth, ON K7H 2Z3August 18, 2022
ENGLISH PUBLIC SCHOOL BOARD TRUSTEEWilliam (Bill) MacPherson537 Armstrong Road, Perth, ON K7H 4S4May 20, 2022
Carole Dufort299 Birch Grove Road, Perth, ON K7H 3C5August 18, 2022
FRENCH SEPARATE SCHOOL BOARD TRUSTEEDiane Burns99 Queensborough Road, Tweed, ON K0K 3J0June 24, 2022
FRENCH PUBLIC SCHOOL BOARD TRUSTEEColette Stitt1208 Pembroke Street East, Pembroke, ON K8A 7R7July 28, 2022

 

Official List of Candidates and Acclamations 

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Official List of Candidates Updated

To run for municipal office you must be nominated and qualify.

To be a qualified candidate you must be:

  • a Canadian Citizen; and
  • at least 18 years old; and
  • reside in Montague Township or be the owner or tenant of land in Montague Township, or the spouse of an owner or tenant of land in Montague Township.

  • A person who is serving a sentence of imprisonment in a penal or correctional institute.
  • A corporation.
  • A person acting as an executor or trustee or in any other representative capacity.
  • A person who ceases to be a Canadian citizen.
  • A person who is not a resident, the owner or tenant of land or the spouse of an owner or tenant of land in the municipality.
  • An employee of the municipality or local board unless he or she takes an unpaid leave of absence beginning the day the employee is nominated and resigns if elected to the office.
  • A person who is not an employee of the municipality but who is the Clerk, Treasurer, Integrity Commissioner, Auditor General, Ombudsman or registrar referred to in section 223.11 of the Municipal Act, 2001 or an investigator referred to in subsection 239.2 91 of the municipality, or a person who is not an employee of the municipality but who holds an administrative position of the municipality.
  • A judge of any court; a member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario or the Senate or House of Commons of Canada.
  • A public servant within the meaning of the Public Service of Ontario Act, 2006.
  • A federal employee within the meaning of the Public Service Employment Act.
  • A person who is prohibited from voting in a municipal election according to the Municipal Elections Act, 1996or the Municipal Act
  • A person who has violated financial requirements for filing financial information in the previous election.
  • A person who has been convicted of a corrupt practice under the Municipal Elections Act, 1996or of an offence under the Criminal Code(Canada) in connection with an act or omission that relates to an election to which the Municipal Elections Act, 1996

*Despite the above disqualification, MPs, MPPs and Senators may be nominated for municipal office without having to resign their current seat in parliament. However by 2:00 p.m. on August 19, 2022 (Nomination Day), MPs, MPPs and Senators will be required to resign their current seat should they wish to continue to seek municipal office.  If you are a federal or provincial cabinet minister, you must step down from cabinet prior to filing your nomination and must resign your seat by the close of nominations.

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Township of Montague

6547 Roger Stevens Drive
P.O. Box 755
Smiths Falls, ON K7A 4W6

Phone: 613‑283‑7478
Email: admin@township.montague.on.ca

Hours of Operation:
Monday to Friday - 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.