Final Election Results 2019 October 17, 2019 Listen The final election results were declared today. Voter turnout for the 2019 elections was 46.79%. This was a slight decrease on the 2016 elections, which was 47.86%. The Rangitikei District Council is now made up as follows: Mayor Andy Watson Representing the Northern Ward - Gill Duncan, Angus Gordon, Tracey HiroaRepresenting the Central Ward – Nigel Belsham, Dave Wilson, Cath Ash, Fi Dalgety, Richard LambertRepresenting the Southern Ward – Brian Carter, Jane Dunn, Waru Panapa Successful candidates for the Ratana Community Board were Charlie Mete, Jemal Nepia, Charlie Rourangi and Lequan Meihana. As there were four candidates for the four positions on the Taihape Community Board Michelle Fannin, Gail Larsen, Ann Abernethy and Emma Abernethy were all elected unopposed.