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The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) has requested the Clerk to conduct a by-election to fill the vacancy in the office of Trustee Ward 21 Scarborough - Rouge River (City Wards 41 and 42).
The office was vacated by Shaun Chen when he was elected to the House of Commons on October 19, 2015. A by-election will be conducted on January 25, 2016 to fill the office.
The Province is in the process of reviewing public submissions regarding the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 and will assess the feedback and develop recommendations for improvements to specific areas including Ranked Ballots, Campaign Finance, Third Party Advertising, Accessibility and Enforcement.
The option of allowing municipalities in Ontario to use ranked ballots in future elections is a commitment from the Province. To help you better understand the ranked ballot voting system the following video links are from municipalities that have implemented ranked ballots:
Find complete details about contributions and the contribution rebate program including: Application rules and procedure, timing, rebate payment schedule and formula for calculating rebates.
If an eligible elector believes, on reasonable grounds, a candidate that has contravened the rules of the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 (the Act) relating to election campaign finances, he or she can request a compliance audit of the candidate's finances.
For more information and to download a compliance audit application, click here.
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