Past Election Results

Past Election Results

City Council 2017-2021 standing in council chambers

On September 26, 2017 residents of the City of St. John’s made their voices heard when they elected a new City Council for the next four years.

The City of St. John’s conducts its election by mail. When the votes were all counted 38,491 residents voted; this was a voter turnout of 56.69 per cent.

In 2017, the following individuals were elected to represent St. John's:
  • Danny Breen, Mayor
  • Sheilagh O'Leary, Deputy Mayor
  • Deanne Stapleton, Ward 1
  • Hope Jamieson, Ward 2
  • Jamie Korab, Ward 3
  • Ian Froude, Ward 4
  • Wally Collins, Ward 5
  • Maggie Burton, Councillor At Large
  • Dave Lane, Councillor At Large (Currently vacant)
  • Sandy Hickman, Councillor At Large
  • Debbie Hanlon, Councillor At Large

In 2020 Councillor Shawn Skinner was successfully elected in the Ward 2 By-Election, after Hope Jamieson's resignation. One Councillor At Large seat is currently vacant as Dave Lane resigned in December 2020.

The next municipal election in the City of St. John’s will take place September 28, 2021.