South River has new mayor
South River has a new mayor. Arthur Petten was chosen by his fellow councillors to serve as the town’s new mayor during the regular council meeting Monday, Sept. 28. Council chose Scott Rose to serve as deputy mayor.
They were among the seven candidates elected by acclamation after former mayor Kim Crosbie took her name off the ballot on the day after nomination day.
Other incumbents acclaimed were, Pat Curran, David McLean, Larry Stephan and Bev Wells. Former councillor Melvin Andrews has also rejoined council.