Newly elected city councillor Candace Batycki hugs former Nelson Mayor Dave Elliott on Saturday night.

Nelson votes: A look behind the scenes

Nelson voters cast their ballots on Saturday night and as the results came in candidates and supporters reacted.

  • Nov. 21, 2011 7:00 a.m.



The municipal election drew to a close on Saturday night.

Candidates gathered with supporters at Oxygen Art Centre and Jackson’s Hole as results came in.

There were some surprised and excited faces as two new councillors were elected to City Hall.

Mayor John Dooley celebrated with his friends, family and other supporters at Jackson’s Hole as he was elected for another term as Nelson’s Mayor.

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