Abbotsford voters head to the polls on Monday (Sept. 20) morning. Polls are open for the 2021 federal election until 7 p.m. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford voters head to the polls on Monday (Sept. 20) morning. Polls are open for the 2021 federal election until 7 p.m. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford voters head to the polls

Polls are open till 7 p.m. for local voters

Abbotsford voters are heading to the polls today as residents will elect MP’s in three different ridings.

Polls opened locally at 7 a.m. and remain so until 7 p.m.

Where you can vote:

To find out your local poll location, look at the back of your voter registration card or visit the Elections Canada website and type in your street address. Voters can only visit their specified polling location.

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Elections Canada has warned that due to staffing shortages from the pandemic, some voters may experience a wait to cast their ballot.

Masks are mandatory in polling locations, but proof of vaccine is not required.

Who is running in Abbotsford?

  • Ed Fast, Conservative
  • Stephen Fowler, Green Party
  • Navreen Gill, Liberal
  • Kevin Sinclair, People’s Party
  • Dharmasena Yakandawela, NDP

Who is running in Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon?

  • Nicole Bellay, Green Party
  • Geet Grewal, Liberal
  • Tyler Niles, People’s Party
  • Lynn Perrin, NDP
  • Brad Vis, Conservative

For candidates in the Langley-Aldergrove riding (to which a portion of Abbotsford belongs), visit langleyadvancetimes.com.

The main parties vying for the 338 seats in the House of Commons are Justin Trudeau’s Liberals, Erin O’Toole’s Conservatives, Jagmeet Singh’s New Democrats, Annamie Paul’s Greens., Yves-François Blanchet’s Bloc Quebecoi and Maxime Bernier’s People’s Party of Canada.

For a full list of our stories visit, abbynews.com/tag/canada-election-2021/.

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