District 7 Special Election

A Special Election to elect a Councillor for District 7 – Lantz-Milford will be held on Saturday, November 6, 2021. Voting will be done by telephone/online. There will be no in-person voting.

List of Candidates

Julie Benoit
Phone: 782-414-9484
Email: julie.benoit@eastlink.ca
Facebook: Julie Benoit for District 7

Carrie MacDougall
Phone: 902-225-9492
Email: c.macdougall@icloud.com
Facebook: Carrie MacDougall for Councillor of District 7 MEH Lantz & Milford

Glen D. Paul
Phone: 902-751-1089
Email: glenpaul.district7@gmail.com
Facebook: Glen Paul for District 7 Lantz-Milford

Walter J. Tingley
Phone: 902-883-8078
Email: w.tingley@ns.sympatico.ca

Important Dates

Advanced Polls Thursday, Oct. 28, 2021 – Friday, Nov. 5, 2021
Election Day Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021

Are you on the List of Electors?

To confirm that you are on the List of Electors, search your name here, call 902-883-6224 or email election@easthants.ca. You can be added to the list of electors on the days of the advance polls and election day by calling 902-883-6224.

 District 7 Electoral Division Maps

District 7 Electoral District

District 7 is divided into three divisions:

Division 7-1:  Division 7-1 runs northeast along Highway 2 in Lantz.  It is bordered by the Shubenacadie River and Highway 102, and is mostly comprised of residential subdivisions.  Roads include:  Samara Lane, Thorn Tree Lane, Church St, Lloyd Dr, Frenchy Rd, Palley Rd, Martin Crt, Green Rd, Green Road Exten., Preepers Ln, Logan Dr, Ashford Pl, and Tower View Crt.  Partial roads include:  Highway 2 (even civics 980-1148; odd civics 1093-1239), and Highway 277 (even civics 62-190; odd civics 31-201).

Division 7-2:  Division 7-2 is located in the community of Lantz on the west side of Highway 2 and bordered by Highway 102, it contains primarily subdivision roads.  Roads include: Mama Lien Dr, Mariah Dr, Poplar Dr, Maple Cres, Kelly Ave, Brookside Ave, Oakmount Dr, Evergreen Cres, Spruce St, Ryan Ave, Turner James Ave, Trevors Ln, Karla Dawn Ave, Frederick Allen Dr, Hazelwood Ave, Alder Cres, Acorn Ave, and Lefrense Ln.  Partial roads include Highway 2 (even civics 1158-1276).

Division 7-3:  Division 7-3 is centered around a portion of Highway 2, running north from the community of Lantz to Milford.  Roads include: Mader Street, Barneys Lane, Carolyns Way, Isnor Rd, Myers Ln, Earles Crt, Robert Scott Dr, Woodworth Rd, John Hiltz Ln, Sunnycroft Ln, Edward Kerr Dr, Coventry Ln, Mader St, Scott Dr, and Kerr Dr.  Partial roads include: Highway 2 (even civics 1280-2092; odd civics 1267-2073), and Milford Rd (odd civics 1151-1121).

Qualifications to Vote

To vote in this Special Election, you must:

  • be 18 years of age or older
  • be a Canadian Citizen
  • be a resident of Nova Scotia for six months before the election (April 28, 2021)
  • ordinarily be a resident in the Municipality on October 28, 2021
  • be eligible to be on the List of Elections (Voters List) for District 7. Please check the voter look-up to confirm.

You are not eligible to vote if:

  • you do not meet the “qualifications to vote” listed above
  • you are an inmate in a correctional or reform centre
  • you are a person convicted of bribery under the Municipal Elections Act in the past six years

Proxy Voting

If you would like more information on proxy voting, please call 902-883-6224 or email election@easthants.ca.

For questions or concerns, contact:

Sheralee MacEwan, Assistant Returning Officer
Municipality of East Hants
230-15 Commerce Court, Elmsdale, NS, B2S 3K5
Email: election@easthants.ca
Phone: 902-883-6224