Final results of Kāpiti Coast District Council election confirmed
Kāpiti Coast District Council 2019 local body election results have been declared today (17 October 2019), following preliminary results released after voting closed on 12 October.
Final counting of votes, including special votes, has confirmed the elected members announced on 12 October.
The new Council for the 2019-2022 triennium officially comes into office next Tuesday 22 October, with their inauguration to be held at the end of the month.
Electoral Officer, Katrina Shieffelbein says just over 45% of eligible Kāpiti voters returned their vote with 449 special votes returned.
“There was a significant influx of votes in the final three days leading up to the voting deadline at midday on 12 October,” she says.
“Our total voter turnout, including special votes, was 18,343.”
Councillors and community board members for the triennium are:
K (Guru) Gurunathan
Ōtaki Ward Councillor
Waikanae Ward Councillor
Paraparaumu Ward Councillor
Paekākāriki-Raumati Ward Councillor
Ōtaki Community Board members
Waikanae Community Board members
Paraparaumu-Raumati Community Board members
Guy P. Burns
Paekākāriki Community Board members