Fruitvale: Startup, Wenman, Mason, Ellison elected to council

Fruitvale village office (Greg Nesteroff/Vista Radio)

Newcomer Wes Startup topped the polls in the race for Fruitvale village council.

He had 331 votes, one more than incumbent Bill Wenman. Not far behind was Julia Mason (323) while Catherine Ellison (268) will round out the new council.

Those who were not elected were Jennifer Krause (130), Carrie Farnum (78), and incumbent Lindsay Kenny (74).

Mayor Steve Morissette had already been re-elected by acclamation.

Voter turnout was 26 per cent.