Andrea Allen is Declared Elected to Woodend-Sefton Board

Published: 17-Feb-2017

Final result of the Woodend-Sefton Community Board by-election!

Andrea Allen 600WAndrea Allen officially joins the Woodend-Sefton Community Board after the final result of the ward’s by-election was announced this afternoon by Electoral Officer Anthony Morton.

Allen led second-placed Peter Farrant by 140 votes to secure the win.

Six candidates stood for the position, which was vacated by the late Karen Eastwood.

Voting closed today.

The final results of the election are expected to be confirmed early-to-mid next week.

2016/17 Woodend-Sefton Community Board By-election

FINAL RESULTS

Woodend-Sefton Community Board (1 vacancy) Votes Received

  • ALLEN, Andrea 402
  • FARRANT, Peter 262
  • LENNIE, Ian 244
  • CABLE, Rick 168
  • CAIRNS, Brent 83
  • NELSON, Keith 58
  • INFORMAL 1
  • BLANK VOTING PAPERS 2

The voter return was 24.77%, being 1,220 votes.

Anthony Morton

Electoral Officer - Waimakariri