It's Election Day for the Sault Ste. Marie By-Election

TORONTO, June 1, 2017 /CNW/ - "Polls opened this morning at 9:00 A.M. (Eastern Time) in the electoral district of Sault Ste. Marie. These voting locations will remain open until 9:00 P.M. (Eastern Time) to ensure every eligible voter in Sault Ste. Marie has an opportunity to cast their ballot," said Chief Electoral Officer, Greg Essensa.

Before heading to the polls, Elections Ontario reminds eligible voters 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

Live election results will be available once the polls have closed at 9:00 P.M. (Eastern Time) on the Elections Ontario website Live results posted this evening are unofficial.

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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