2019 Municipal By-Election

A by-election will be held on September 11, 2019 to fill two vacancies for the office of Municipal Councillor.

Candidate Nominations are now closed. You can view a list of candidates by clicking on the CANDIDATE INFORMATION button below.

The Minister of Municipal Affairs has granted the City of Wetaskiwin an extension to hold the by-election on September 11, 2019. The deadline for nominations was July 31, 2019 at 12 Noon.

What is City Council’s role?

City Council provides the City with strategic direction and leadership. There are six Councillors and one Mayor who work together to fulfill this job.

Being a Council member is usually a four-year commitment and requires that Councillors and Mayor attend Council Meetings, various committee and board meetings, conferences, conventions, and training workshops, as well as other events promoting the City of Wetaskiwin.

Councillors who are elected as a result of the by-election will end their term on October 25, 2021.



Election Workers:

Thank you to everyone who applied for these positions. The application process is now closed. Contact Jacqueline Pelechytik, Returning Office with any questions at 780.361.4420.

Additional Information

For further information or if you have any questions regarding the Election, please contact Jacqueline Pelechytik, Returning Officer at 780.361.4420 or at jacqueline.pelechytik@wetaskiwin.ca