The three (3) candidates who received the most ballots on august 12, 2009 elections are:
Alfred coonishish - 407 votes
Reggie david neeposh - 407 votes
Section 48 of the by-law respecting the election for the chairperson of the cree stipulates that in order to declare an elected chairperson, he or she has to receive fifty per cent (50%) or more of the votes cast. This excludes the damaged or rejected ballots.
Therefore, since no candidate achieved the required 50% or more votes, run-off elections shall be held on August 26 and 27, 2009, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.