Paul Truscott "humbled" to take out division 3 honours
PAUL Truscott was declared the incoming division three councillor on Monday after a 16-day wait.
Mr Truscott told the Chronicle he was elated and humbled by the result.
"I am really looking forward to being able to start making a difference on the Fraser Coast," he said.
Mr Truscott will replace incoming mayor Chris Loft in the division.
"He has been elected and we are going to work as a team to make this region a great place," he said.
Mr Truscott secured 46% of the vote compared to nearest challenger Mark Williams who took about 36%.