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Vacant Council Seat
- April 09, 2019

Vacant Council Seat

April 9, 2019

The Council of the Village of South River, at its April 8, 2019 meeting, accept, with regret, the resignation of Councillor Ian McNeil.

As per the Municipal Act, 2001, Sections 259 to  264 requires the Council of the Village of South River, within sixty (60) days after the day a declaration of vacancy is made, to fill the vacancy by:

a)      Appointing a person who has consented to accept the office if appointed; or

b)     Require a by-election to be held to fill the vacancy in accordance with Municipal Elections Act, 1996.

The Council, by resolution #107-2019, does hereby declare Councillor McNeil’s seat vacant and requests the Clerk Administrator to advertise the vacancy and request interested individuals to submit an Expression of Interest to fill the vacancy for the remainder of the term of office (November 30, 2022). Previous Council or Board experience will be considered an asset.


The Expression of Interest will be received until Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. Please address to the Village of South River Personnel Committee c/o the Clerk Administrator.


For additional Information please contact Susan L. Arnold by phone:  (705) 386-2573 or by email: