TO THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE OPASKWAYAK CREE NATION
The Land Authority is holding a By-Election for one (1) vacant position to sit as a Land Authority Member.
Criteria to run as a Land Authority Member: OCN Voting Citizen, no immediate Relative can sit as a Land Authority, must not be an employee of the Lands and Natural Resources Branch, not have been convicted of indictment within five (5) years prior to nomination, have no claims filed in bankruptcy or be
under the supervision of a trustee in bankruptcy, and not have been convicted of corrupt or fraudulent practice in connection with an election, including accepting a bribe, dishonesty or wrongful conduct.
Land Authority By-Election One (1) Vacant Seat Nomination Meeting
Kikiwak Inn – Constant Room
November 9, 2023
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
If within ten (10) days after the Nomination Meeting the Electoral Officer does not declare Land Authority Member by acclamation, then counting will be conducted.
Date: December 13, 2023
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Place: Otineka Mall
The counting of the ballots will commence after the vote.
Those eligible Voters who would like a nomination package or a ballot package can contact Brea Anderson, Electoral Officer at: 1-800-265-9638 (toll free number) or 1-204-627-7148 (Lands Office) or by Mail: P.O. Box 10880 Opaskwayak, MB ROB 210.
If you have any questions, you can contact the Electoral Officer at the above-noted.
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