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Village of Blackville Municipal Election May 9


The village of Blackville municipal election will be held on Monday, May 9 at the Father AA McKinnon Memorial Hall, 105 Main Street.  Advance polls will be held on Saturday, April 30 and Monday, May 2, also at Father AA McKinnon Memorial Hall.  Polls are open from 10:00am to 8:00pm.

Running for mayor is Andy Hawkes, who held the position since 2013, LeRoy Stewart and current councillor Christopher Hennessy.

Councillor Cindy Ross and deputy mayor Matthew Sturgeon are running for another term, joined in the race by Cindy Underhill, Troy Vickers, Amanda Brennan and Ian Fortune. Four of those names will form the next Blackville council.



Village of Blackville

Village of Blackville

The village of Blackville is governed by an elected council made up of a mayor and four councillors. Incorporated as a village in 1966, Blackville has a population of 958 and has had a long history related to forestry and salmon fishing.

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