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Pegasus Post: August 16, 2016

Pegasus Post: August 16,

9 6 3 FREE TUESDAY AUgUST 16 2016 379 7100 Pegasus Make your GP team your first call 24/7 Post Proudly locally owned and published by Star Media Award winning publishing group 12 Linwood, Avonside, Richmond, Shirley, Burwood, Dallington, Wainoni, Bromley, Aranui, Avondale, Bexley, New Brighton, Northshore, Queenspark, Parklands, South Brighton David East Glenn Livingstone Dean Lester Jo Kane Cruize Erueti Coastal and Burwood ward hopefuls line up for council • By Fraser Walker-Pearce THREE NEWCOMERS to local body politics are hoping to unseat current city councillors David East and Glenn Livingstone in the October local body elections. Cr East will be challenged by Jo Kane and Dean Lester for his seat on the new Coastal Ward, while Cr Livingstone will fight for the Burwood Ward with Cruize Erueti. The election is a postal ballot and voting documents will be delivered between September 16 and 21. New ward boundaries are EvEryday BEst Buys! Glucosamine & Chondroitin 200 capsules (Superior total joint care) Help maintain joint health & mobility. ONLY $24.90 • Prescriptions • Medico Packs • Gifts • Health Advice • Dry Cleaning • Passport/ID photos Burwood Pharmacy Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5.30pm, Thurs 9am-6pm 11 Parnwell Street. Ph 383 4814 Elections 16 in place, meaning the Pegasus Ward will be replaced by the new Coastal Ward. Cr East received 7470 votes and Cr Livingstone 6862 in the 2013 election. Four seats will be voted on for the new Coastal-Burwood Community Board. Two seats will go to Burwood Ward candidates, and two to the Coastal Ward. Current board members Tim Baker, Linda Stewart and Tim Sintes will stand for the two Burwood Ward spots, along with Sela Faletolu-Fasi and Brian Steer. Meanwhile, the Coastal Ward will be contested by current chairwoman Andrea Cummings and board member Tim Sintes, along with Kim Money. Mayor Lianne Dalziel will run for her seat again after winning the mayoralty race in 2013 by almost 50,000 votes. She will be challenged by John Minto and Tubby Hansen, who also ran in the last election. The window of opportunity to be nominated for a seat on the city council closed on Friday and voting documents will be sent to households in late September, at which time the voting opens. Voting closes on October 8. Preliminary results will be published the following week. BLINDS...Cleaned, Repaired & Restored... Restore your oiled CEDAR BLINDS with our re-oiling service. Rejuvenate your lacquered CEDAR BLINDS High-tech Cleaning We clean and repair all types of blinds – Venetians, Cedar, Verticals, Roller, Hollands, Romans and Pleated – with environmentally friendly cleaning products. Temperature Controlled Drying Re-oiling & Rejuvenating Fabric Blinds - such as Austrian and Roman Same Day Pick Up & Drop Off We offer a same-day, pick up and drop off service for most types of blinds. Bookings are required. Convenient Location Drop blinds into us by 9am, at 330 Cashel Street (near the Fitzgerald end), and collect them at the end of the day. New Blind Sales Priced from $30 Roller Blinds cleaned from as little as $20 per blind Ph 377 0770, 330 Cashel St, Christchurch SCAN QR code for Info > WE ARE OPEN Mon - Fri 8.00am to 5.00pm For more information on candidates, go to the city council website, and search candidate profile statements. The city council candidates Burwood Ward – one vacancy. Population: 23,436. Cruize Erueti, Glenn Livingstone Coastal Ward – one vacancy. Population: 23,244. David East, Jo Kane, Dean Lester HIKING BOOTS & SHOES For men, women and children From $79.95 to $250 47c Garlands Road, Woolston Phone 389 3431