Progress election results released

8 October 2016

Progress election results indicate that Jim Mylchreest has been re-elected as Waipa District Council mayor.

Mylchreest beat his only challenger and standing Waipa councillor Vern Wilson.  Mr Wilson has been re-elected to the Council as a Te Awamutu ward councillor.  

The progress results are:

Cambridge Ward
Grahame Webber
Liz Stolwyk
Sue Milner
Judy Bannon

Te Awamutu Ward
Vern Wilson
Hazel Barnes
Andrew Brown
Marcus Gower

Maungatautari Ward
Elwyn Andree-Wiltens

Pirongia Ward
Clare St Pierre
Bruce Thomas

Kakepuku Ward
Susan O’Regan

If the progress results stand, there will be two new councillors – Susan O’Regan and Elwyn Andree-Wiltens - around the Waipa District Council table.

Progress results have also been announced for community board elections.

Successful Cambridge community board candidates are Mike Pettit, Julie Epps, Philip Coles, Roger Gordon and John Bishop.  Those elected to the Te Awamutu community board are Richard Hurrell, Gary Derbyshire, Ange Holt, Colleen Wilson and Nigel Anderson.

Final election results will be declared by October 13.

View the Waipa District Council 2016 Triennial Elections Progress Results

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