Are you considering running in the Municipal Election? Here are some links to information that you may find helpful!
2021 Candidates Guide
The Joy of Governing
Association of Yukon Communities
· The joy of community-building: Why you should run for office
· One vote, many voices: Skills councillors need
· Decisions, decisions!: What I wish I know before I was elected?
· Timing is everything: Time commitment of being a councillor
· The learning never ends: tips for getting up to speed as a councillor
· Knowing your role: Governance versus administration
· Mayors and reeves: What's their role?
· Media Relations: tips for engaging with media
· Communication is Key: Communicating with residents and balancing priorities
Important Dates to Keep in Mind
September 16, 2021 Election Nomination forms available
September 23, 2021 Deadline for Nominations (Noon)
October 14, 2021 Advanced Polls open
October 21, 2021 Election Day
November 18-21, 2021 Mayor & Council Orientation with Association of Yukon Communities (mandatory for all elected officials)