Public notice is hereby given to the electors of the Rural Municipality of Wellington and the Rural Municipality of Abram-Village that a Municipal Election will be held on Monday November 5, 2018 to elect a mayor and 6 councillors for the Rural Municipality of Wellington and a mayor and 6 councillors for the Rural Municipality of Abram-Village for the term of office for four years.

The nomination period for the mayor and councillor positions commences on Wednesday October 10, 2018 and closes at 2:00 pm on Nomination Day on Friday October 19, 2018.

Nominations shall only be received during office hours at the election office, located at the Wellington Vanier Center, 25 Mill Road, Wellington.

The election office hours shall be as follows:
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 – 10:00am – 1:00pm
Thursday, October 11, 2018 – 10:00am – 1:00pm
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 – 10:00am – 1:00pm
Friday, October 19, 2018 – 9:00am – 2:00pm

The deadline for correcting elector information shall be no later than 11:59 a.m. on Tuesday, October 23, 2018.

Municipal Electoral Officer: Pierre Arsenault for Wellington & Abram-Village
Phone: 902-854-2920
Email: office@wellingtonpei.ca

Returning Officer: Claudette Gallant (Wellington) and Darlene Gallant (Abram-Village)
Phone: 902-854-2920
Email: office@wellingtonpei.ca

A candidate must file their completed nomination paper at the election office with the Municipal Electoral Officer or Returning Officer.

Request for proposals # 2018-01 – Municipal Growth Management Study

Issued by: Rural Municipalities of Wellington and Abram‐Village
Date issued: October 3, 2018
Submission deadline: October 30, 2018 at 2 p.m. local time.
RFP contact name: Alcide Bernard, Mayor, Rural Municipality of Wellington
RFP contact email and telephone number: office@wellingtonpei.ca, 902‐432‐2425

The Rural Municipality of Wellington along with the Rural Municipality of Abram-Village are inviting proposals from qualified Proponents to complete a Municipal Growth Management Study for the area as described in Section 3 of this Request for Proposals (RFP).

Please refer to the following document – Request for proposals # 2018-01

The Rural Municipality of Wellington has up to 1 400 bricks for sale.

To purchase:  send bid with the number of bricks you are interested in and your offer. Send bid to Giselle Bernard at office@wellingtonpei.ca or call 902-439-9012 to set a time to drop off bid at village office. All bids are required before Wednesday October 10th, 2018.

Council has a reserved bid of .40 cents per brick.

Job offer -Administrator (part-time position)

Municipality of Wellington requires an Administrator to manage the day to day affairs of the municipality, based on approved policies and bylaws set by the Council. The person will work with Council in preparing policies and bylaws, preparing and monitoring budgets, and preparing monthly financial updates.  Person will also need to prepare project and grant applications and complete reports as needed.

Successful candidates should have a strong proficiency in Sage(Simply Accounting), Word and Excel softwares; have excellent communication skills in both English and French; and  hold a post-secondary diploma/certificate in Accounting or Business Administration

Salary to be determined based on qualifications.

Applicants should forward their resume by Friday October 5th, by email to:  office@wellingtonpei.ca or by mail to: Municipality of Wellington, P.O. Box 26, Wellington, PEI, C0B 2E0


Wellington is located along Route 124, just off Route 2, twenty kilometres west of Summerside. The Confederation Bridge in Borden-Carleton. It is a cozy neighbourhood of approximately 400 residents, serviced with a fire department and sewer utility. The Ellis River flows through the core of the community, which also has a dam, fish ladder, pond, and recreational park allowing residents and visitors to enjoy the natural outdoors.

The Community of Wellington serves the surrounding area as a regional hub for commerce and services. Several businesses and establishments are therefore located in the Community, including the Evangeline-Central Credit Union, Wellington Co-op, The Cooperators, Murphy’s Pharmacy, Char’s Restaurant, Wellington Esso and Service Station, Wellington Boys & Girls Club, Seniors Home, Royal Canadian Legion, Canada Post, and Access PEI to name a few. It is also a bilingual community, being located in the center of the Evangeline area.