Saturday, 17 September 2016
Now the final votes have been counted the new face of local government in the Northern Rivers region is revealed (with the exception of Tweed Shire LGA).
The political parties listed against councillor names are those included in final results published by the NSW Electoral Commission and do not necessarily represent the full range of political persuasions on any given council, as many councillors belong to political parties but chose not to stand for election with an official endorsement.
Ballina Shire Council:
Phil Meehan, Stephen McCarthy, Nathan Willis, Jeff Johnson, Sharon Cadwallader, Keith Williams, Ben Smith, Eoin Johnston and Sharon Parry.
Byron Shire Council:
Michael Lyon (THE GREENS), Paul Spooner (COUNTRY LABOR), Jeanette Martin (THE GREENS), Sarah Ndiaye (THE GREENS), Basil Cameron (OUR SUSTAINABLE FUTURE), Alan Hunter, Jan Hackett (COUNTRY LABOR) and Kate Coorey.
Clarence Valley Council:
Richie Williamson, Andrew Baker, Karen Toms, Peter Ellem, Jason Kingsley, Debrah Novak,Jim Simmons, Arthur Lysaught and Greg Clancy.
Kylie Thomas, Hayden Doolan, Janet Wilson, John Burley, Bob Dwyer, Maggie May, Danielle Mulholland, Lindsay Passfield and Earle Grundy.
Lismore City Council:
Darlene Cook (COUNTRY LABOR), Greg Bennett, Neil Marks, Vanessa Grindon-Ekins (THE GREENS), Edwina Lloyd (COUNTRY LABOR), Nancy Zambelli-Casson, Elly Bird (OUR SUSTAINABLE FUTURE), Bill Moorhouse, Gianpiero Battista, Adam Guise (THE GREENS).
Richmond Valley Council:
Steve Morrissey, Daniel Simpson, Sandra Duncan-Humphrys, Robert Hayes, Sam Cornish and Jill Lyons.
Tweed Shire Council:
Deferred Election. A new election will be held on 29 October 2016 due to the death of a candidate.