Early voting set to begin on SEAPARC referendum

Votes will be held April 20 and 27 at East Sooke Community Hall and Sooke Community Hall, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

  • Wed Apr 13th, 2016 2:00pm
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Advance polling begins next week on the SEAPARC land acquisition referendum.

Votes will be held April 20 and 27 at East Sooke Community Hall and Sooke Community Hall, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

SEAPARC is seeking to buy the former DeMamiel golf course in Sooke for $1 million, and it will spend $250,000 from its capital reserve fund to help buy the property.

Voters will be asked to finance the remaining $750,000 over 15 years.

You are entitled to vote as a as an  elector if you: are 18 years or older on voting day, a Canadian Citizen, resided in B.C. for the past six months and a resident of the Sooke and Electoral Area Recreation Facilities Service Area for the past 30 days.

General voting day is April 30.