IRISHTOWN-SUMMERSIDE Former mayor Tony Blanchard is back as mayor of Irishtown-Summerside
In a very tight race, Blanchard led the poll with 235 votes. He defeated Lloyd Burton by just 220 votes, while incumbent mayor Clarence Diamond received 112 votes.
The council has already been acclimated as only six people put their names forward to serve. The new council is Anthony Byrne, Peggy McAuley, Todd Warren, Kevin Strickland, Freddy Bennett, and Jr. Penny Warren.