Nanaimo's newest councillor Sheryl Armstrong, sitting at a council seat in the Vancouver Island Conference Centre after her byelection victory. Ian Holmes/NanaimoNewsNOW
July 8, 2017 - 8:20pm
Updated: July 8, 2017 - 9:23pm
NANAIMO - The polls have closed and Sheryl Armstrong is Nanaimo's latest councillor.
She defeated 12 other candidates and won with more than 3,600 votes.
Armstrong was thousands of votes ahead of the pack, with runner up Sacia Burton coming in at slightly more than 850.