Slocan trustee by-election expected November 10

Slocan Valley residents will go to the polls November 10 to pick a new trustee.

The election to replace Barb Lindsay as Slocan Valley school trustee will be held November 10.

Slocan Valley residents will go to the polls November 10 to pick a new trustee.

The vacancy was created after trustee Barb Lindsay announced she’s taking a volunteer post in Zanzibar.

Lindsay, in her second term, was acclaimed last November, and won a three-way race in 2008, replacing longtime trustee Penny Tees.

The Kootenay Lake board of education is expected to officially receive Lindsay’s resignation tonight and appoint a returning officer.

Nominations open September 25 and close October 5.

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