John Gangell re-elected as Bassendean mayor

JOHN Gangell was last night voted in to serve another term as Town of Bassendean’s mayor.

Cr Gangell was voted back in to council at last weekend’s Local Government Election, along with new councillors Bob Brown and Ren`ee McLennan.

The trio was sworn in at the meeting before the votes for mayor and deputy mayor were cast.

Crs Gangell, Brown and Paul Bridges nominated themselves for the mayoral position.

Mike Lewis was voted deputy mayor over Bob Brown, who nominated himself for the role.