Following a 36 day campaign period, residents and property owners then elect one Mayor and six Councilors from the two pools of candidates. In the event that there is only a number of nominees equal to or less than the number of offices available (i.e. only one nominee for Mayor) at the closing of the nomination period, those individuals would be acclaimed to office. Voting for the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako (RDBN) Area G Director will also be held on Advance and General voting day. For more information on the RDBN elections, visit: RDBN Referenda & Local Elections.
The Advanced Voting Opportunity will be held on October 10, 2018.
The General Local Government Election will be held on October 20, 2018.
Qualified Electors of the District of Houston on October 20, 2018 will elect the following positions for a (4) four-year term ending in October 2022: