MCMURDO BECOMES CITY COUNCILLOR, CRIPPS SCHOOL TRUSTEE IN 2020 MUNICIPAL BY-ELECTION

The votes are in! Braden McMurdo has won the 8th City Council seat with 355 votes, and Li Cripps has won the office of School Trustee with 630 votes.

A total of 1104 residents turned out to cast their votes.

The voter turn-out this year is slightly lower than the last by-election in 2019, where 1202 votes were cast among three candidates for City Council.

City CouncilVotesSchool TrusteeVotes
Braden McMurdo355Li Cripps630
Kathleen Bluesky280Bryan Young454
David Kobliski48
Ron Matechuk293
Jason Bayer117

The 2020 Health and Leisure Mart Runs September 11 – 12!

After a lot of uncertainty surrounding the pandemic, we have some good news: the annual Health and Leisure Mart is going ahead this year on Friday, September 11 (5:00pm to 9:00pm) and Saturday, September 12 (10:00am – 2:00pm), in the TRCC Parking Lot!

Sign up as a club to promote your activities and collect members, or come out and sign up for your favourite winter activities!

The Health and Leisure Mart is open to recreation clubs, sports clubs, health organizations, businesses, service groups, and small crafters.

If your organization would like to get involved, call the Recreation Department at 204- 677-7952, e-mail rec@thompson.ca, or visit the TRCC Front Desk!

You can download the registration forms and guidelines below, and email the filled-out forms to rec@thompson.ca: