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Blackville Municipal Election: Official Results


The polls have closed and the residents of Blackville have elected a new village council.  Christopher Hennessy has been appointed Mayor with a total of 247 votes.  Incumbent mayor Andrew Hawkes received 219 votes and LeRoy Stewart received 115.

The elected councillors are Ian Fortune with 483 votes and a three-way tie with Amanda Brennan, Cindy Ross (re-elected), and Cindy Underhill all receiving 321 votes each.

Congratulations to the new mayor and council.

The results for the remaining council candidates are as follows: Troy Vickers with 275 votes and Matthew Sturgeon (incumbent deputy mayor) with 246 votes.

Miramichi River Valley

Miramichi River Valley

The Rural Community of Miramichi River Valley is governed by an elected council made up of a mayor and six councillors.

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  1. Avatar Albertine Le Blanc on February 18, 2021 at 11:40 pm

    Hi Les,

    The GBRC would like to be interviewed regarding our Better Than Ever Meals for Seniors Program.
    Please call me at 251-9411 for an interview.

    Rev. Albertine Le Blanc

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