The Village of Burns Lake will fill a vacant council position in the new year.
A by-election has been called for January 20, 2018 to replace long time councillor John Illes who resigned in September to take a job at the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako.
Nominations for the position will take place between December 5 and the 15.
The winner of the by-election won’t have a long time to get acquainted with his or her role.
BC-wide municipal elections are slated for October, 2018.