The race for Rotorua mayoralty

Mayor Steve Chadwick and her main rival, Reynold Macpherson, are squaring up in a battle for the city's top job - the Rotorua mayoralty.But they aren't the only ones gunning for a position at the council table. There are also 10 councillor seats available. Zizi Sparks takes a look at the current councillors and new challengers who have thrown their hat in the ring already - and what they think the key issues are this election. Plus we reveal who else is planning to take on 2016's top mayoral pollers.

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Current councillors


2016 candidates revisited

New faces

The mayoralty