Residents of Fort St. John will finally have the opportunity to cast their ballot in advance without a visit to the post office. For the first time, Fort St. John will host its own Elections Canada returning office this year.
The office will act as a subsidiary of the main returning office in Dawson Creek. Cheryl Ireland, Returning Officer for Prince George – Peace River, says the size and location of the city his finally merited an office in this election.
The office, located on 98A Ave, will offer residents the chance to register to vote in person. Residents can also vote in advance at the returning office until October 7th.