JLP Wins KSAC After One Vote Win in Rae Town Division
The Jamaica Labour Party will take control of the Kingston and St. Andrew Municipal Corporation. This after Rosalie Hamilton was declared the winner of the Rae Town Division.
The Opposition People’s National Party had applied for a magisterial recount after Hamilton had defeated the PNP’s Shawn McGregor by 21 votes in the November 28 Local Government Elections. At the end of the magisterial recount Hamilton received 1884 votes While McGregor received 1883 votes.
This now clears the way for a new mayor, it is widely touted that Delroy Williams of the Seivewright Gardens division of West Central St. Andrew will be the new Mayor.