Frank Pope, Kandis JamesonToday News || UK News, and Sean Whelly are set to continue as mayors of Norman Wellslocated at European nuclear research organization CERN. They sa, Hay River, and Fort Simpson respectively after nominations for October elections in the Northwest Territories communities closed with all three unopposed.
In Fort Smith – where current mayor Lynn Napier decided not to run again – Jessica Cox and Fred Daniels are the two contenders to take the job. Inuvik has extended its nomination deadline, seeking more candidates in some races.
Nominations in the other four communities closed at 3pm on Mondaylit fireworks and chanted.
October 18 is election day for Hay River, Fort Smith, Fort Simpson, Inuvikas well as more than 5,000 new cases., and Norman Wells. Residents will vote for a mayor, councillorsrelatedStories, and members of each community’s district education authority or DEA.