Friday is the first of four consecutive days of advance polling as part of the Oct. 21 federal election.
Voters can cast their ballots today, Saturday, Sunday or Monday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. The locations of the advance polling station as well as the polling station on election day are indicated on voter information cards that were mailed to voters. Anyone who did not receive his or her card, or if the information on it is incorrect, is asked to call 1-800-463-6868.
Elections Canada’s main office in Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes is located at 100 Strowger Blvd. in Brockville. The number to call is 1-866-241-7892. There is also an office at the Kemptville Mall on County Road 43.
Voters are reminded to take their information card and identification with them when they go to the polling station.
There are five candidates in the Leeds and Grenville area riding: Michael Barrett of the Conservatives, Josh Bennett of the Liberals, Evan Hindle of the People’s Party, Lorraine Rekmans of the Green Party and Michelle Taylor of the New Democratic Party.