New Kingston Council announced
2 November 2016
Results for the 2016 Kingston Council elections have been declared with two new faces joining seven re-elected councillors.
The Victorian Electoral Commission, which conducted the elections, undertook counting over the weekend and officially declared the results at 10am on Wednesday 2 November.
Seven returning councillors successfully re-elected were:
North ward – Tamara Barth and Steve Staikos
Central ward – Ron Brownlees OAM, Rosemary West OAM and Geoff Gledhill
South ward – Tamsin Bearsley and David Eden.
They will be joined by new councillors Georgina Oxley (South ward) and George Hua (North ward).
The new Kingston Council will serve the community for a four-year term.
Councillors will elect a Mayor for the next 12 months at an official meeting on Monday 7 November.
Kingston Council meetings, including the Mayoral election, are open to the public and can be watched online via live streaming at http://stream.kingston.vic.gov.au