In Alberta, General Municipal Elections are conducted every four years, under the provisions of the Local Authorities Election Act. The next general election is scheduled to take place on Monday, October 18, 2021. Morinville residents will elect six (6) Councillors and one (1) Mayor to serve a four-year term. Please note: each candidate is responsible for ensuring compliance with the laws governing elections and for obtaining any necessary legal advice.
The Local Authorities Election Act (Act) can be accessed through Alberta Queen's Printer.
The 2017 Candidate Handbook is available for anyone considering running for Municipal Council. Information on School Trustee campaigns is also included in the handbook. Individuals considering running for school trustee can visit the Greater St Albert Catholic Schools website (http://www.gsacrd.ab.ca/) or Sturgeon School Division website (http://www.sturgeon.ab.ca/).