St. John's East Liberal candidate declared by acclamation

Nominations open at noon for Terra Nova and The Straits-White Bay North

Published on March 26, 2011

The Liberals call for nominations for potential federal candidates in the district of St. John's East on Friday was answered by only one. John D. Allan is to be their man.

At the close of the nomination window, at 5 p.m., Allan was the only entry and his candidacy was declared.

Allan spent 35 years developing his family business. He lives in St. John's with wife Cynthia Crosbie and three children.

Meanwhile, Liberal nominations open in the district of Terra Nova and the Straits-White Bay today at noon. The nomination period ends Thursday, March 31, also at noon.

Nomination forms can be submitted to: The Liberal Party of Newfoundland and Labrador, Suite 205, Beothuk Building, 20 Crosbie Place, St. John's, A1B 3Y8.