Niagara Votes Candidate Information Session

Municipal Election Candidate Information Session

The Ministry of Municipal Affairs is hosting a Candidates Information Session in partnership with the Niagara Municipalities for anyone interested in running in the 2018 Municipal and School Board Election.

Thursday, April 19, 2018 6 pm: Election Fair

7 pm: Information Session

Gale Centre, 5152 Thorold Stone Rd., Niagara Falls

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This is a joint advertisement published by the Clerks of the Niagara Region and the following municipalities:

Fort Erie, Grimsby, Lincoln, Niagara Falls, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Pelham, Port Colborne, St. Catharines, Thorold, Wainfleet, Welland, West Lincoln

Volunteer Public Library Board Members wanted…


Due to the resignation of two members of the West Lincoln Public Library Board, the Township of West Lincoln is now seeking two new volunteer board members.  Although any qualified West Lincoln resident may apply, preference may be given to those interested persons residing in Ward 2 (Gainsborough).

A copy of the application form may be downloaded from the Township’s Website at, or may be picked up from the Township Office during regular business hours, Monday to Friday from 9 am to 4:30 pm.  Completed application forms may be dropped off at the Township Office, mailed (address noted below), emailed ( or faxed (905-957-3219), by no later than 4:30 p.m., Thursday, June 30th , 2016.  Applications may also be dropped off after hours using the white box located beside the entrance doors off the parking lot.

Please be advised that applications/submissions will be dealt with in an Open Session Meeting and all information submitted will be considered and distributed as public documentation as part of our public agenda process.

Please note that successful applicants will be subject to the Township’s Purchasing Policy as it relates to Conflict of Interest and the Township’s Code of Conduct for Members of Council, Local Boards and Advisory Committees. These policies can be found on our website at

Please note that in order to qualify you must: (a)  be at least eighteen years old; (b)   be a Canadian citizen; (c)  be a resident of the Township of West Lincoln. (d)  and not be employed by the West Lincoln Public Library Board or by the Township of West Lincoln

The term of the appointment will not exceed the term of Council and will end on November 30, 2018.

For information regarding this position, please do not hesitate to contact the undersigned at 905-957-3346. If you have any questions, please contact either:

Carolyn Langley, Clerk
Joanne Scime, Deputy Clerk
Township of West Lincoln
P.O. Box 400
318 Canborough Street
Smithville, Ontario,
L0R 2A0

Library Board- Application Form

Information and Duties for Library Board Members

By-law 2008-79 Library Board By-law