Nomination Day- 2017 Municipal Elections

City of Corner Brook
Media Advisory

Updated August 31, 2017

Nomination Day has now closed. The following persons have been nominated for election as Mayor or Councillor for the Municipality of  Corner Brook

For Mayor For Councillor

Name of Candidate      Address

Parsons, Jim                    25 Valley View Drive

Pender, Charles              29 Park Drive








Name of Candidate      Address

Basha, Katrina              7 Quigley Place

Benoit, Lenny                1 Park Drive

Boutcher, Priscilla       11 Montgomerie Street

Brookings, Kyle             4 Watson’s Road

Bruce, Leo                     23 Lear’s Road

Buckle, Tony                 8A Washington Street

Carey, Josh                   3 Wilson Drive

Chaisson, Linda          91 Reid Street

Cormier, Keith               3 McWhirter’s Lane

Gill, Pamela                   36 Philip Drive

Granter, Vaughn          98 Carter Avenue

Griffin, Bill                     133 Georgetown Road

Mennie, Maureen        10 North Street

Pardy, Devon                33 Brookfield Avenue

Sparkes, Brian              64 Premier Drive

Staeben, Bernd             9 Lomond Street

Stewart, Tom                50 West Valley Road

Wheeler, Donna          109 Country Road


All candidates running for Mayor or Councillor must submit completed nomination papers, accompanied by a deposit to the Returning Officer on Nomination Day:


Candidate Nomination Date

Date: Thursday, August 31, 2017
Time: 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
Location: City Hall
Pollett Room5 Park Street, P.O. Box 1080
Corner Brook, NL, Canada

Nomination Procedure

To run as a candidate for any municipal office, a candidate shall be nominated by persons eligible to vote in
Corner Brook. The nomination shall be writing and in the required form, and signed by the proposer and
seconder, both of whom shall be present together with the candidate who shall also sign signifying his or
her acceptance. If a candidate is unable to attend his or her nomination, the Returning Officer may accept,
in the required form, a declaration to that effect from one of the candidate’s nominators together with a
declaration from the nominator that the candidate possesses the qualifications required by the Municipal
Elections Act and accepts the nomination.

Cost of Filing

Every candidate for election to the Council shall at the time of his or her nomination, deposit with the
Returning Officer, the non-refundable sum of fifty dollars ($50.00).
Offices up for Election
 Mayor (1) Councillor (6)


Candidate Information

Election Forms

    • MEF-02 Nomination Form and Declaration of Qualification by Candidate
    • MEF-03 Nomination Form for Candidates Unable to be Present on Nomination Day
    • MEF-09 Oath or Affirmation of Returning Officer, Deputy Returning Officer, Poll Clerk and Other Election Officials Note: Complete prior to election day
    • MEF-10 Oath or Affirmation of Secrecy (to be completed by election officials, candidates and candidate’s
      agents) Note: Complete prior to election day
    • MEF-13 Oath or Affirmation of Voter
    • Other Municipal Election Forms (MEFs) Individual Forms
    • Proxy:

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For more information


Marina Redmond, Returning Officer
Phone: 709-637-1534