The race to find the nine CVRD electoral directors is on, as the regional district is out with the advanced voter turnout numbers.

In total, 1,352 people cast their ballot ahead of the general voting day on Saturday.

Electors voted at the Island Savings Centre, Kerry Park Recreation Centre, Cowichan Lake Sports Arena, and the Frank Jameson Community Centre in Ladysmith.

Meantime, more than four hundred electors voted at the two advanced voting opportunities in Ladysmith, slightly down from the 2014 numbers.

CVRD Advanced Voting turnout

Island Savings Centre:
October 10: 132
October 16: 272
Total = 404

Kerry Park Recreation Centre:
October 10: 248
October 16: 212
Total = 460

Cowichan Lake Sports Arena:
October 10: 51
October 16: 61
Total = 112

Frank Jameson Centre:
October 10: 119
October 16: 257
Total = 376

Overall = 1,352