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Election 2017: Election Day

(Fort McMurray, AB – Oct. 12, 2017) – The Municipality is encouraging all eligible voters to cast a ballot in the 2017 municipal election. Election Day is Monday, Oct. 16. 

All voting stations will be open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. MT on Election Day. Voters are reminded they are permitted to vote at any official voting station on Election Day or at one of the remaining advance polls

A full list of official voting stations is available at

Voters unable to leave their place of residence because of a physical disability or other constraint can contact the Municipality to determine their eligibility and establish a time for an election official to come to their home on Election Day so they are able to vote. 

Unofficial results will be posted at as they become available following the closing of the polls at 8 p.m. MT. Residents can also follow the Municipality on Twitter @RMWoodBuffalo or their preferred local media outlet for unofficial election results.  

More information on Election 2017, including voter requirements and a list of official candidates can be found at



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