The City of Ottawa Elections Office will hold a photo and interview opportunity with Rick O’Connor, City Clerk and Solicitor, on Advance Voting Day on Friday, October 12, 2018. Voting Day for the Ottawa 2018 Municipal Elections is Monday, October 22, 2018.
Date: Friday, October 12, 2018
Time: 11 am
Location: Ray Friel Recreation Complex, 1585 Tenth Line Road
Media are asked to follow the rules of conduct:
- Media coverage must not interfere with the smooth operation of the voting place.
- Respect the privacy of individuals in the voting place and the secrecy of the ballot. Camera crews and still photographers may take general visuals of individuals who are entering the voting place, as well as of the voting process – registering, being handed a ballot, walking to the privacy screen and bringing the ballot inserted in a privacy sleeve to the Supporting Deputy Returning Officer for processing in the vote tabulator.
- Respect the wishes of residents who do not want to be photographed.
- There are no interviews or scrums allowed within the voting place.