Toronto Centre Electors go to the Polls: Provincial By-election Called for
February 4

TORONTO, Jan. 6 /CNW/ - Electors in the Electoral District of Toronto Centre will go to the polls on Thursday, February 4, confirmed Ontario's Chief Electoral Officer Greg Essensa.

The by-election is resulting from the resignation of George Smitherman.

Important dates during the election period include:

    Nomination of Candidates               January 14 to January 21 at 2 p.m.
    Notice of Registration cards mailed    January 19
    Returning Office Advance Poll          January 23 to January 28, from
                                           10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    Area Advance Polls                     January 26 to January 28, from
                                           10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    Election Day                           February 4, polls open from 9 a.m.
                                           to 9 p.m.

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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 further information: or to be added to Elections Ontario's election night results e-mail list contact: Elections Ontario Media Relations, (416) 212-6186, 1-866-252-2152,

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