We're having a By-election this spring!
Two candidates for councillor – Ron Hrechka and Fred Magson – will be
on the June 5 by-election ballot vying for a seat on Town of Lynn Lake
Election Day is set for Wednesday, June 5, 2013, with advanced voting scheduled for two weeks prior on Wednesday, May 22, 2013.
The advanced votes can be cast between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., while on Election Day, the polls are open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Both the advanced and Election Day polling will take place at the Town Office, 503 Sherritt Ave.
While the time for changes on the voters list has lapsed, citizens are reminded they can still cast a ballot as long as they attend in person and provide proof of identity and residency in the Town of Lynn Lake for the past six months.
The vacancy on Town Council is the result of Councillor Nicole Smith resigning from council during the April 9 Regular Meeting.
For details about nominations and everything else relative to the by-election, please click here.
Lynn Lake welcomes you
An active community of approximately 800 residents, Lynn Lake, Manitoba, Canada is located 1,071 kilometres northwest of Winnipeg, Manitoba at the end of highway 391. The town of Lynn Lake was founded in 1950, after one the world's largest nickel deposits was discovered in the area, and began as a thriving mining community. Sixty years later, it has evolved into a tourist destination for adventure seekers and outdoor lovers from all walks of life.
The surrounding natural habitat is a stunning example of Northern Manitoba's untamed beauty, and a short drive in any direction will lead you to some of the most pristine wilderness on the planet. The region is an untapped wonderland of far stretching woodlands, countless lakes and river systems, and abundant wildlife. Dozens of lakes and rivers in the surrounding area are road accessible, making a world-class hunting and freshwater fishing experience even more convenient.
Whether you are angling for trophy Pike, Walleye, Lake Trout, or any number of the many species of fish populating in the area, you will not be disappointed. Lynn Lake is easily accessible by both air and road, making your travelling experience a relaxed one. Once here, there will be no mistaking where you are; this is Canada's north: free, rugged, wild and breathtaking.