British Columbia

Where to watch, read and listen to CBC B.C.'s municipal election coverage

Here's where — and how — you can tune in.

We'll be live on Facebook, Twitter and on the radio

A happy voter emerges from the Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre after braving long lineups on Saturday (Tina Lovgreen/CBC)

CBC B.C. will be live throughout election night on Oct. 20, bringing you the results as they come in. 

Here's where — and how — you can tune in.

CBC B.C. will host a live radio and online special starting at 8 p.m. PT. on CBC Radio One 88.1 FM, 690 AM in Vancouver.

Hosts Stephen Quinn, Michelle Eliot, Gloria Macarenko, Dan Burritt and civic affairs reporter Justin McElroy will be bringing you the latest analysis as the night unfolds.

They'll be joined by panelists Gerald Baier from the University of British Columbia and journalist Frances Bula.

We'll be livestreaming on, on CBC Vancouver's Facebook page, on Twitter with @cbcnewsbc and on the CBC News YouTube channel.

Our television news cast will broadcast at 10:30 PT.

You can also join in the conversation by leaving a comment on the Facebook or YouTube livestreams, or tweeting @cbcnewsbc using the hashtag #VancouverVotes or #Elxn18.

Interior, North and Vancouver Island coverage

Outside the Lower Mainland, Radio West host Sarah Penton will be watching the races for the Okanagan, Interior and Northern B.C., alongside UNBC instructor and CivicInfo B.C. president Alberto DeFeo.

The Interior radio special will also be livestreamed on Facebook and from @cbcnewsbc

On Vancouver Island, Gregor Craigie will be hosting the CBC special from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.

To listen to the CBC Radio One election special anywhere, find your frequency or download the CBC Radio app. 

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  • An earlier version of this story contained incorrect information. CBC's live special begins at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20.
    Oct 19, 2018 7:42 AM PT