Those of you who voted… you know who you are — thank you for honouring our democratic right to vote! Voter turnout was 39.1 per cent — 27,688 of 70,814 eligible voters cast their vote. The advance vote turnout was 4,403 (6.2 per cent). In 2013, it was 2,877 (4.3 per cent). Strathcona County offered six more advance vote opportunities than in 2013, which resulted in 1,526 more voters taking advantage of this option in 2017. Advance voting offered some new, convenient locations for voters.