Edmonton Elections

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Edmonton Elections would like to make sure that all Edmontonians know about the election and how to vote, so we have created a set of 8 articles that go through all the steps a person needs to know. We believe it is important to ensure that as many Edmontonians as possible know about their options for voting, how to vote, and the steps we are taking to make voting as barrier free as possible; we would appreciate your assistance with sharing these messages.

I have attached hyperlinks to where these documents exist on our website for your use below. Please let me know if you would like a brief description of each. You can use them in any way you want, over the next 5 months. You can attach them to your newsletter/bulletin, print them as posters or reading, or re-write them to better suit your audience. You can use them all at once, or space them out in different formats to help build excitement as we get closer to the election. This content is entirely free use, so you can decide what works best for your organization. If you need to copy and paste information, please try downloading the PDFs from the links, as that should allow you to do so. Please let me know if you require help with this, as I have a photo tutorial demonstrating how this works.

We would be appreciative if you let us know when you use them – either by filling out this Google form, https://goo.gl/forms/kfoPVCBUsADlBEA03, or sending us a quick email to mayja.embleton@edmonton.ca.

Article 1: Voting step-by-step

Article 2: Voter Accessibility and Accommodations

Article 3: Voting Opportunities

Article 4: All About Candidate Forums

Article 5: Why Voting is Important

Article 6: Who Can Vote in the 2017 Edmonton Election

Article 7: 2017 Edmonton Election Guide

Article 8: Work the Election

Request a Presentation
We are nonpartisan and are solely looking to inform the public. As a result, we also hold the capacity to set up our information booth at any events that you may be holding and we can offer a variety of presentations to any community organization that would like to host them throughout the summer.Please let us know if these opportunities are of interest to you, we would be happy to discuss this! To request a presentation and/or to have us at one of your events, please do so through the following link https://goo.gl/forms/KCg8ouuZwy0oLk943 or by emailing us.

Contact us
Should you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us at mayja.embleton@edmonton.ca or 780-496-6324; we would be happy to address them. Please let me know whether you are interested or not by replying to this email, as I may follow up with you until I get in touch.

Again, thank you for your assistance in sharing elections-related information!

Warm Regards,
Haley (Assistant to Mayja Embleton, Education and Outreach Coordinator at Edmonton Elections)