Voting begins for new arena

The first advance poll for the borrowing referendum is today from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

  • Nov. 18, 2015 5:00 p.m.

Greater Vernon residents can start having their say on a proposed new arena.

The first advance poll for the borrowing referendum is today from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Vernon city hall, the Coldstream municipal office and the Regional District of North Okanagan office.

Residents are being asked to borrow $13.2 million to twin Kal Tire Place.

The other advance poll will be Nov. 25 at the same three offices from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. while general referendum day is Nov. 28.

To vote, you must be 18 years of age or older, a Canadian citizen, a resident of B.C. for at least six months and a resident of Greater Vernon for at least 30 days.

Voters will be required to produce two pieces of identification, including one with a signature.

 

Vernon Morning Star