Large field for Gosnells positions

CITY of Gosnells Mayor Dave Griffiths has put his hand up to be re-elected to the council at the October 17 local government elections.

Mr Griffiths was one of 29 people who put their hand up for council positions.

Seven people will be elected to the council, with six of them having their terms expiring on October 19, 2019, and one expiring on October 21, 2017.

Deputy Mayor Ron Mitchell and current councillors Glenn Dewhurst, Wayne Barrett and Russell Lawrence have also all opted to run again.

Cr Ron Hoffman is the only councillor who has not put his hand up to be re-elected out of those whose term expires on October 17.

There was one vacant position on the council after Cr George Scott resigned last year.

To view the list of the 29 running for the City of Gosnells council, go here