Bluff voters elected Graham Laidlaw to serve on the Bluff Community Board, Invercargill City Council Electoral Officer Graham Low announced today.
Electoral Officer Graham Low said he had received 877 votes from a total roll of 1481, which represented a voter return percentage of 59.2%.
“There has been a high voter return percentage and as all votes have been counted this is a final result,” Mr Low said.
The need for a by-election was a result of the resignation of Bluff Community Board member Scott Allan.
Bluff Community Board
Graham Laidlaw – 332
Raymond Fife – 280
John Edminstin – 158
Phil Dobson – 106