Municipal Council chooses the by-election option

CLARENCE-ROCKLAND – February 3, 2017 – The City of Clarence-Rockland’s Municipal Council chose the option of holding a by-election to fill the position of Ward 4 Councillor, following Mr. Yvon Simoneau’s resignation.

According to the Municipal Act of 2001, when a member’s seat is declared vacant, a municipal council must, in the following 60 days, either name a person to fill the position or adopt a by-law to proceed with a by-election. Municipal Council chose the by-election option during a special council meeting held on February 2, 2017.

The City of Clarence-Rockland’s Municipal Council will consider the adoption of a by-law to hold a by-election for the residents in Ward 4 at an upcoming Regular Council Meeting.


Information :

Julie Chartrand

Communications Officer

613.446.6022 ext. 2227