Elections

In the Town of Coaldale, as in other municipalities in Alberta, local elections are held every four years.  Previously, elected officials held three year terms, however in 2012 terms of office for elected officials were extended to four years. This began with the 2013 Municipal Election.  Coaldale residents will vote this coming October 16, 2017 for a new municipal council. Voter ID requirements

Nomination packages for the upcoming fall election

are now available at the Town Office.

Nomination Day will be Monday, September 18 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

at the Council Chambers in the Town Office at 1920-17 Street.

Individuals who file their notice of intent to become candidates are permitted to begin fundraising and receive donations for their campaign. This notice is in addition to the legislated requirements for a candidate to file nomination papers. Notice of Intent List

Applications now being accepted for Election Officials to work this year’s election. For more information CLICK HERE.
For information on election nomination and voting dates, including advance polls, voting options for those with disabilities and institutional voting please CLICK HERE.

The Society of Local Government Managers of Alberta, in partnership with Alberta Municipal Affairs are hosting a free session for individuals running for local office.  It will be held Monday, September 11, 2017 from 7 to 10 p.m. in the Lower Level of the Keg Restaurant in Lethbridge.  There is no cost.  To register, visit www.albertaleaders.ca.

You must register in order to attend the training.

Candidates interested in gaining a better understanding of the municipal government process are encouraged to attend a Town Council meeting. Upcoming Council meetings will be held on September 11 , September 25 and October 10, 2017, at 5:30 p.m. in Council Chambers at the Town of Coaldale office, 1920 – 17th Street, Coaldale.


Here, find results from the Town’s last two elections.

2013 Election Results

Mayor

Councillors (6)

Note: (I) = Incumbent

2010 Election Results

Mayor

Councillors (6)

Note: For election documents and guidelines, please visit the Bylaws and Policy section of this website.