Michael Laws wins Otago Regional Council seat by five votes

Former Whanganui mayor Michael Laws has won a seat on the Otago Regional Council. Photo / File
Former Whanganui mayor Michael Laws has won a seat on the Otago Regional Council. Photo / File

Former Whanganui mayor Michael Laws has won a seat Otago Regional Council by five votes.

A preliminary vote had put his rival Gary Kelliher ahead by 21 votes.

Laws' place on the council was confirmed today.

- NZ Herald

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