CORNER BROOK The City of Corner Brook has confirmed the official results of Tuesday’s municipal election, including the number of voters.
The election saw 7,024 people cast ballots out of 15,945 eligible voters for a 44 per cent voter turnout rate.
By comparison, there was a 40 per cent voter turnout in 2009.
Voter turnout for the advance poll rose significantly in 2013, with 572 people casting their votes Sept. 14. In 2009, only 144 people voted in advance of election day.
The only difference in the official resuits released Wednesday by the city and what had been reported previously was one more vote for councillor-elect Josh Carey, whose official total was 2554.