Public Notice: Official Municipal Election Results

City of Corner Brook
Media Advisory

Public Notice: Official Municipal Election Results

A total of 6720 ballots were cast of the eligible 16,261 in the City of Corner Brook’s 2017 Municipal Election, 41.3%.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT the candidates for Mayor in the 26 September 2017 Municipal Election received the following number of votes:

Parsons, Jim          3775  (56.2%)                                                                Pender, Charles         2945 (43.8%)

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN THAT the following individual was elected as Mayor for the City of Corner Brook:

  •            Jim Parsons

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT the candidates for Councillor in the 26 September 2017 Municipal Election received the following number of votes:

Basha, Katrina        2224
Benoit, Lenny         2268
Boutcher, Priscilla   1283
Brookings, Kyle      857
Bruce, Leo               1961
Buckle, Tony          2317 (6)
Carey, Josh             2514 (5)
Chaisson, Linda      2579 (3)
Cormier, Keith        2104
Gill, Pamela             2024
Granter. Vaughn     2741 (2)
Griffin, Bill                2933 (1)
Mennie, Maureen    543
Pardy, Devon          1924
Sparkes, Brian        1885
Staeben, Bernd      2564 (4)
Stewart, Tom          1078
Wheeler, Donna      1616

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN THAT the following individuals were elected as Councillors for the City of Corner Brook:

       Bill Griffin                                                            Bernd Staeben
Vaughn Granter                                                  Josh Carey
Linda Chaisson                                                   Tony Buckle

The Municipal Election was held on Tuesday September 26, 2017 from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm. Advanced polls were held on Saturday, September 16 from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm.

The new Municipal Council will be sworn in during a special session of Council on October 1, 2017 at City Hall.

 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Marina Redmond- Returning Officer