Meet your new councillor

Published on 15 September 2020

New Mid Coast ward councillor Sue Tonkin.

City of Onkaparinga has a new councillor following a supplementary election to fill a vacancy in the Mid Coast ward.

Sue Tonkin, who was an inaugural Onkaparinga councillor in the late 1990s and also served on the former Happy Valley Council, was officially elected on Friday 11 September by obtaining 825 votes after the distribution of preferences.

She joins Councillor Bill Jamieson as one of two elected members on the Mid Coast ward, following the resignation of Beau Cowan due to illness.

Read the full article.