Council likely to hold byelection

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  • Oct. 12, 2011 11:00 a.m.

A by-election will likely be held later this year to replace Beva Hamilton on Ponoka town council.

Mayor Larry Henkelman said he would like to see a by-election held as soon as possible.

The matter may have been added to last night’s council agenda.

Henkelman said the town is dealing with a number of important issues and committee work that requires debate by a full council.

With the mayor and five councillors motions are lost on a tie vote.