Saltcoats town councillor Gordon Barnhart has been elected President of the Saskatchewan Urban Municipalities Association.
Barnhart was chosen at SUMA’s annual convention in Saskatoon, and officially starts this Wednesday.
Voter participation, according to SUMA on Twitter, was over 90 per cent. Premier Brad Wall also congratulated Barnhart on the win via Twitter.
Barnhart, who defeated Saskatoon Councillor Darren Hill, was also a former Lieutenant Governor of the province.