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About municipal elections in Essex County

A municipal election was held on Monday, October 27, 2014 to elect municipal councils and school board trustees. The next municipal election will be held on Monday, October 22, 2018.

In the County of Essex, municipal elections are held by each individual municipality. Eligible electors vote for a mayor, deputy mayor (except for the Town of Essex), council members and trustees for the 4 school boards. The mayors and deputy mayors elected from each municipality sit on County Council. The term of office for all councillors and school board trustees' is for 4 years from December 1, 2014 to November 30, 2018.

Please check the 7 municipal websites below to find out information on elections for your municipality:

Election of Essex County Warden and Deputy Warden

The election for Warden and Deputy Warden of the County took place on December 10, 2014.

The newly elected mayors and deputy mayors that make up County Council vote for the Warden and Deputy Warden by secret ballot from amongst the County Councillors. All members of County Council serve a term of 4 years. The next term of council will be from December 1, 2014 to November 30, 2018. The next election for Warden and Deputy Warden will take place on Wednesday, December 12, 2018.