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Election — Where to Vote

Election Day is Monday, October 18, 2021. Polls are open from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m.

Location: Coast Hotel, 511 Bow Valley Trail

If you are not able to vote on October 18, you can vote at one of our advance elections or register for a special ballot. Keep reading for more information.

Advance Voting
Advance voting will be held at the Canmore Recreation Centre, 1900 8 Avenue, Room 115 on the dates listed below. Advance voting is open to any elector who is unable to vote at the voting station on election day.

  • Thursday, October 7 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Friday, October 8 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Tuesday, October 12 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 13 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Special (Mail-In) Ballots
Special (mail-in) ballots are available for any elector unable to vote at an advance vote or at the voting station on election day because of:

  1. Physical incapacity,
  2. Absence from Canmore, or
  3. Being a returning officer, deputy returning officer, constable, candidate, official agent, or scrutineer who may located on election day at a voting station other than that for the elector’s place of residence.

Registration for this service is required. To register:

Electors voting by special ballot are responsible for ensuring their voted ballot arrives in the election office by 8 p.m. on Monday, October 18, 2021.

Institutional Vote
On election day, additional voting stations will be located at:

  • The Canmore Hospital, 1100 Hospital Place, Canmore, Alberta – for patients only. Times to be announced.
  • The Bow River Seniors Lodge – 920 13 Street, Canmore Alberta – for Lodge residents only. Times to be announced.
  • Origins at Spring Creek – 808 Spring Creek Drive, Canmore Alberta – for Origins residents only. Times to be announced.

Election Office
Canmore Civic Centre, 902 7 Avenue
Returning Officer: Cheryl Hyde
Phone: 403-678-1550, email: municipal.clerk@canmore.ca