UPDATE: Polls now closed
A new federal government is expected to be named Monday night, as Canada’s 2019 general election gets underway.
The main parties vying for the 338 seats in the House of Commons are Justin Trudeau’s Liberals, Andrew Scheer’s Conservatives, Jagmeet Singh’s New Democrats, and Elizabeth May’s Greens. The People’s Party of Canada, under former high-profile Tory Maxime Bernier, is running for the first time.
Polls are open in Red Deer – Lacombe until 7:30 p.m. local time:
Where can you vote?
On election day, you will need to vote at your assigned polling station in your riding.
To find out where your assigned polling station is located:
– check your voter information card;
– enter your postal code into the Voter Information Service;
– call 1-800-463-6868 or 1-800-361-8935 (TTY)
Your polling station may be at:
Ponoka Branch of the Royal Canadian Legion
3911 Highway 2A
Asker Lutheran Church
Ponoka County, AB T4J 1R1
Who is running in Red Deer-Lacombe?
For Elections Canada’s FAQ page for questions like what kind of identification to bring, click here.