Provincial Byelections Called In Burlington, Markham And Toronto
Writs were issued today under Section 9.1 of the Election Act for byelections in the electoral districts of Burlington, Markham and York South-Weston. The byelections will fill vacancies created by the resignation of three former members of provincial parliament.
Under the Election Act, elections must be called on a Wednesday and held the fifth Thursday after the date of the issue of the writ. Voting day will be February 8, 2007.