9 Oct 2010

Mayors on West Coast of South Island keep their jobs

6:02 pm on 9 October 2010

On the South Island's West Coast, the sitting mayors have all kept their jobs.

Buller's Pat McManus has won the battle of the Pats, beating former seven-term mayor Pat O'Dea.

In Westland, Maureen Pugh has finished comfortably ahead of Peter Davidson, while the Grey District's Mayor Tony Kokshoorn was re-elected unopposed.