Declaration of Election by Voting

On September 20, 2022, Alysha Saville, Chief Election Officer for the Town of Golden, officially declared that an election by voting is to be held for the following offices: 

Office of Mayor – one to be elected.

The candidates for the office of Mayor are:

Ron Oszust               665 Golden Donald Upper Road, Golden, BC
Jeremiah Woods      1425, 11th Avenue North, Golden, BC

Offices of Councillor - six to be elected.

The candidates for the offices of Councillor are:

Kristi Cooper            405 Riverglen, Golden, BC
Richard Dale            901 5th Avenue South, Golden, BC
Chris Glueckler        415 Reflection Lake Rd, Golden, BC
Joy Guyot                 506 5th Street South, Golden, BC
Chris Hambruch      1051 King Crescent, Golden, BC
John Manuel            1012 14th Street South, Golden, BC
Wes Routley             715 9th Street South, Golden, BC
Bryan Stevens          131 – 603 8th Avenue North, Golden, BC

In the 2022 General Local Election, residents of Golden will vote to elect 1 Mayor and 6 Town Councillors. All offices will be held for a four-year term. 

Voting Dates and Locations:

Advance Voting

Advance voting will take place on Wednesday, October 5, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Golden Civic Centre located at 806, 10th Avenue South. 

Voting Day

Voting Day will take place on Saturday, October 15, 2022, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Golden Civic Centre located at 806, 10th Avenue South. 

Special Voting

Special Voting will be available for electors who are patients, tenants or staff of the following facilities at the time of voting:

Wednesday, October 5, 2022 between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. at the:

  • General Hospital (835 9th Avenue South)
  • Durand Manor (835 9th Avenue South)
  • Mountain View Assisted Living (750 8th Avenue South)
  • Abbeyfield House (915 9th Street South)

For more information on candidates, voter eligibility and the voting process, visit

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