Advance poll open for District 8 in East Hants

The first advance poll for a special election to fill a vacant council seat in the Municipality of East Hants is being held on Thursday.

The polling station at the Uniacke & District Volunteer Fire Department is open from noon to 8 p.m.

John Douglas Boyd, John Kingston, and Michael Perry are vying to the seat in District 8, which became vacant following the passing of Councillor Cyril McDonald in April.

A second advance poll will be held June 12th, with election day scheduled for June 16th.