The Village of Hazelton has a new mayor.
Julie Maitland won with 83.1% (113) of the vote against Charlotte Linford (23).
Maitland is the daughter of Alice Maitland who served as Mayor for the community for 42 years before she lost against Dennis Sterritt in 2018.
As for council, the four members were acclaimed as there were no opposition, with three out of the four being incumbents.
- Wendy Blackstock
- Buddy Smith
- Jody Tetreau
- Christine Anonuevo
According to Civic Info BC, 65% of eligible voters casted a ballot during this years election.
Incumbent Gail Lowry has been re-elected as the mayor of New Hazelton.
She won with 78.7% of the vote against Robert Henwood.
For council, all of the incumbents were re-elected.
- Braunwyn Henwood
- Allan Berg
- Mike Weeber
- Jutta Hobenshield
- Ray Sturney
- George Burns
Official results from the 2022 election are expected to released on Wednesday (October 19) by 4 p.m.