Roger Booth Declared Winner of
Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board By-ElectionBy Graeme Trask 21st September 2009
Community Board seat vacated by Dale Evans.
Roger Booth has a long involvement in local politics and was formerly a councillor in Havelock North.
Mr Booth has been involved in local projects to help young people and is Vice – President of Grey Power Kapiti.
He says:“Being involved at these levels in the community you certainly get to know a lot of people and hear about their concerns.
“I see the community board as a forum for the community for community ideas, concerns and opinions.
And, he says, there are so many issues of relevance to Paraparaumu/Raumati area that one has to ask where has the community board
Mr Booth would wants to see this change so that local people want to turn up express and discuss their concerns.
“This is what community boards are all about and there for,” he says.
Mr Booth says the biggest local problem is roading — followed by the development of Paraparaumu airport.
He adds: “As the development of the airport starts to happen this is going to have an impact on everything else and will have to link in with the roading.”
Detailed Results of the Paraparaumu/Raumati Community Board By- Election
|Candidate||Candidate No||Status||Quota||Vote Count||Keep Value||Iteration|
|Burns, Guy P||000000002||excluded||2649||2148||0||3|