Judy Turner has been successful in winning the mayoralty of Whakatane District in the 2019 Local Body Elections.
Judy, previously the Deputy Mayor of Whakatane, has won with a margin of more than 1600 votes.
All the successful and unsuccessful candidates have now been notified of the preliminary results in the elections for Mayor, Councillor and Community Board representative roles.
Results are preliminary at this point, as votes received after midday on Friday, October 11, 2019 are yet to be counted, along with special votes.
Final results will be available on Thursday, October 17, 2019.
Whakatane District Mayor
Whakatane District Councillors:
Gerard van Beek
Community Board members:
Murupara Community Board – Murupara Subdivision
Rangitaiki Community Board
Whakatane-Ohope Community Board