ELECTION DAY: Polls are closed in Kitimat

Voters in 162 municipalities in B.C. set to elect mayor, council, school board and more

Voters across British Columbia head to the polls on Saturday to choose a mayor, council and other leaders in local government.

Polls are open in Kitimat at the following locations from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. PT:

Mount Elizabeth Middle-Secondary School

1491 Kingfisher Ave., Kitimat.

Riverlodge Recreation Centre

654/654 Columbia Ave., Kitimat.

Who is running for mayor?

Phil Germuth is the incumbent mayor of the District of Kitimat. He was elected as mayor in 2014 after having served as a councillor since 2011.

Local businessman and founder of resource movement #thenorthmatters, Dave Johnston, will be running for council for the first time.

Who is running for council?

Jonathan Borgens

Edwin Empinado

Mario Feldhoff

Lani Gibson

Rob Goffinet

Peter King

Vanessa Lopez

Terry Marleau

Mary Murphy

Larry Walker

Mark Zielinski

Check out our website and Facebook page for full coverage of the results starting at 8 p.m. PT.

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