Hilltops Council election 2021: Vote tally update

As of 9am on Monday morning there had only been 4,356 formal votes tallied and no pre-poll votes reported dragging out the results of the Hilltops Council election that took place on Saturday.

At 9am the tally and percents sat at:

John Piper - 468 / 10.74 percent

Margaret Roles - 542 / 12.44 percent

Tony Hewson - 197 / 4.52 percent

John Niven - 123 / 2.82 percent

Tony Flanery - 371 / 8.52 percent

Greg Armstrong - 162 / 3.72 percent

Jo Mackay - 365 / 8.38 percent

Matthew Stadtmiller - 588 / 13.50 percent

Alison Foreman - 584 / 13.41 percent

Brian Ingram - 361 / 8.29 percent

John Horton - 176 / 4.04 percent

Mary Dodd - 222 / 5.10 percent

Patrick FitzGerald - 197 / 4.52 percent

The total number of votes both formal and other at 9am on Monday was 4,719.

The progressive quota is 364.

With preferences and pre-poll, mail in voting and iVote ballots to still be counted the results could still change, however if the election was to be called right now the 11 candidates elected would be:

Matthew Stadtmiller, Alison Foreman, Margaret Roles, John Piper, Greg Armstrong, Tony Flanery, Joanne Mackay, Brian Ingram, Mary Dodd, Tony Hewson and Patrick Fitzgerald.

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