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CEO Wendy Higashi said the mistake was the first miscount after a Greenwood election. Photo: Laurie Tritschler

Province given wrong vote count after Greenwood byelection

Miscount first in city’s history, according to Chief Election Officer

 

Board of Trade president Martin Huhn said he is resigning for personal reasons. Photo: Laurie Tritschler

Greenwood Board of Trade president to resign

President Martin Huhn said he would stay on until Thursday’s scheduled board meeting

 

More than 700 people voted in the City of Greenwood’s byelection, the final results of which were announced Saturday night, Oct. 10, after 10 p.m. (Photo: Laurie Tritschler)

Mayor-elect Noll and Councillor-elect Seymour win Greenwood byelection

Polls closed at the city’s MacArthur Centre at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10

 

Carolina Hopkins is running for mayor in Greenwood’s byelection Saturday, Oct. 10 (Submitted by Carolina Hopkins)

Greenwood candidate named in Elections BC, human rights complaints

Elections BC said they won’t act because they have no legislative authority on candidates’ behaviour

Carolina Hopkins is running for mayor in Greenwood’s byelection Saturday, Oct. 10 (Submitted by Carolina Hopkins)
Another All Candidates Meeting isn’t in the cards after sound issues compromised the live broadcast of Monday’s forum, Sept. 28. (Greenwood Board of Trade website)

No repeat ACM ahead of Greenwood byelection

Sound problems disrupted the livestream of Monday’s forum at the MacArthur Centre

Another All Candidates Meeting isn’t in the cards after sound issues compromised the live broadcast of Monday’s forum, Sept. 28. (Greenwood Board of Trade website)
From right to left, byelection candidates Carolina Hopkins, Barry Noll, Mark Seymour, Charlene Izuka, Hendrik van Wyk and Gerry Shaw met at the Greenwood’s MacArthur Centre Monday, Sept. 28. Their forum was hosted by the Greenwood Board of Trade. (Greenwood Board of Trade/Facebook)

Greenwood candidates meet at MacArthur Centre

Forum was live-streamed on Facebook, but sound problems quickly set in

From right to left, byelection candidates Carolina Hopkins, Barry Noll, Mark Seymour, Charlene Izuka, Hendrik van Wyk and Gerry Shaw met at the Greenwood’s MacArthur Centre Monday, Sept. 28. Their forum was hosted by the Greenwood Board of Trade. (Greenwood Board of Trade/Facebook)
The Greenwood Board of Trade has asked Vanessa Chartier to moderate the candidates’ forum. (GBOT logo)

Vanessa Chartier to host all candidates forum at MacArthur Centre

Voters can watch the forum on Facebook Live

The Greenwood Board of Trade has asked Vanessa Chartier to moderate the candidates’ forum. (GBOT logo)
Greenwood Board of Trade to hold public meeting at City Hall

Greenwood Board of Trade to hold public meeting at City Hall

The board is seeking input on its proposed all candidates meeting ahead of the city’s byelection next month

Greenwood Board of Trade to hold public meeting at City Hall
Board president Martin Huhn says plans for Greenwood’s byelection forum are still in the works. (Facebook - Greenwood Board of Trade)

Greenwood Board of Trade reverses decsion not to stage candidates forum ahead of city byelection

President Martin Huhn said the board passed the motion at a meeting of executives last night

Board president Martin Huhn says plans for Greenwood’s byelection forum are still in the works. (Facebook - Greenwood Board of Trade)
The Greenwood Board of Trade has sole authority to host all-candidates’ forums. (GBOT logo)

Greenwood Board of Trade to reconsider byelection forum, president

The board had decided to forgo a forum amid COVID-19 restrictions and because byelections don’t require forums

The Greenwood Board of Trade has sole authority to host all-candidates’ forums. (GBOT logo)
Greenwood is holding a byelection for mayor and city councillor Oct. 10. Advanced polls will be held Sept. 30. (File photo)

Greenwood bylection to feature COVID-19 measures that may outlast pandemic

Mail-in voting will be allowed, despite city bylaw that ended the practice in 2018

Greenwood is holding a byelection for mayor and city councillor Oct. 10. Advanced polls will be held Sept. 30. (File photo)
Greenwood is holding a byelection for mayor and city councillor Oct. 10. Advanced polls will be held Sept. 30. (File photo)

Greenwood bylection to feature COVID-19 measures that may outlast pandemic

Mail-in voting will be allowed, despite city bylaw that ended the practice in 2018

Greenwood is holding a byelection for mayor and city councillor Oct. 10. Advanced polls will be held Sept. 30. (File photo)
Greenwood City Hall (Jensen Edwards/Grand Forks Gazette)

Greenwood council calls by-election for Oct. 10

The city’s voters are to elect a new mayor, after Ed Smith resigned in February

Greenwood City Hall (Jensen Edwards/Grand Forks Gazette)