Candidates for the Sault Ste. Marie provincial by‑election

TORONTO, May 18, 2017 /CNW/ - There are 7 candidates for the Sault Ste. Marie by-election to be held on June 1st, 2017.

  • Debbie Amaroso, Ontario Liberal Party
  • Gene Balfour, Ontario Libertarian Party
  • Kara Flannigan, Green Party of Ontario
  • Joe Krmpotich, New Democratic Party of Ontario
  • Ross Romano, Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario
  • John Turmel, Pauper Party of Ontario
  • Above Znoneofthe, None of the Above Party

The candidate nomination period for the Sault Ste. Marie provincial by-election closed at 2:00 P.M. (Eastern Time) on May 18th, 2017.

Advance polls for the Sault Ste. Marie provincial by-election begin on May 20th, 2017, and are available through May 26th, 2017. Advance polls will be open from 10:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. (Eastern Time).

Special ballot voting continues at the Sault Ste. Marie returning office until May 31st, 2017 at 6:00 P.M. (Eastern Time).

Election day is June 1st, 2017. Polls will be open from 9:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. (Eastern Time).

Canadian citizens who reside in the electoral district of Sault Ste. Marie, and are at least 18 years of age or older on election day, are eligible to vote. Eligible voters are reminded to bring their Notice of Registration Card and proof of identity or one piece of identification that includes both their name and residential address with them to vote.

A detailed list of acceptable identification documents is available at

For more information visit or call 1-888-668-8683 (TTY: 1-888-292-2312).

Elections Ontario is the non-partisan agency responsible for administering provincial elections, by-elections and referenda.

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SOURCE Elections Ontario

For further information: For media inquiries: Elections Ontario Media Relations, 1-866-252-2152,


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