Stanhope retains RDN spot; two new faces

Despite spirited campaigns, incumbents carried the majority of contests

  • Nov. 22, 2011 1:00 p.m.

The Regional District of Nanaimo preliminary election results are in.

In local areas E, F, G and H, here are the results:

• Area E: George Holme is re-elected with 51 per cent of the vote. With 47 per cent of the vote (only 46 votes off) was Bob Rogers.

• Area F: Juilian Fell is elected. He had 33 per cent of the vote — closely followed by both Leanne Salter (29 per cent) and Richard de Candole (27 per cent).

• Area G: Joe Stanhope is re-elected. He garnered 53.2 per cent of the vote.

• Area H: Bill Veenhof won by acclamation.