Election & AGM
Board of Trustees
ELECTION RESULTS - May 4, 2017:
Steve Lemke - 91
Bob Fugger - 85
Graeme James - 72
Brent Mardon - 6
Congratulations to Steve Lemke who was elected for a three year term, and Bob Fugger, who was re-elected for a further three year term.
The list of the Trustees and their terms are:
Steven Bonn - term expires 2019 (Chair)
Robert Fugger - term expires 2020
Horst Grams - term expires 2018 (Vice-Chair)
Steve Lemke - term expires 2020
Lee-Ann Tiede - term expires 2018
Annual General Meeting
The Letters Patent of the District stipulate that an Annual General Meeting shall be held each year between January 1st and May 1st for the following purposes:
to receive a report on the conditions of the works and a statement of the financial condition of the District;
to discuss any matter relating to the works or finances of the District;
to fix the remuneration of the Trustees for the ensuing year;
and to choose the auditor for the ensuring year.
The 2018 Annual General Meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 18th, 2018 at 7:00 pm at the GEID office, 445 Glenmore Rd. Copies of the 2017 Financial Statements and Annual Reports will be available at the District Office prior to the meeting.
Election of Trustees
There are five elected trustees on the Board of the District. Two Trustees' have terms expiring in 2018.
The deadline for receipt of nomination papers in the GEID office is 3:30 pm, Thursday, April 19th, 2018. The following information is available:
Nomination Form Nomination Form.pdf
Trustee Information Trustees Info.pdf
Improvement District Trustee's Handbook (2012) Trustee's_Handbook_2012.pdf
The 2018 Election will be held on Thursday, May 10th, 2018 from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm. The Advance Poll will be held on Thursday, May 3rd, 2018 from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Trustee and Voter Qualifications
A trustee must be a Canadian citizen; eighteen years of age or older; a resident of the province of B.C. for the immediate preceding 6 months; an owner of land in the District, or the authorized agent of any board or corporation that is an owner of such land, or legal representative of any owner of such land; and is entitled to be registered as a voter under the Election Act. Every person qualified as a Trustee is qualified to vote.
Voters are restricted to landowners within the District or authorized agents of boards/corporations with land or legal representatives of landowners. Non-landowners or tenants may not vote.