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P.O. Box 220,

Brigus, NL A0A 1K0

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PREVIOUS TOWN COUNCILS
TOWN OF BRIGUS-INCORPORATED JULY 21, 1964

 

LIST OF MAYORS

 Fred Bartlett - 1964 to 1969

 Fred Bartlett - 1969 to 1973  Roland Wells - 1973 to 1978  George Jerrett - 1978  to 1981
 Harrison Fry - 1981 to 1985  David Hiscock - 1985 to  1990  David Hiscock -1990 to 1993  David Hiscock - 1993 to  1997
 David Hiscock -1997 to 2001  John Waller - 2001 to 2005  Charles Hiscock - 2005 to 2006  Byron Rodway - 2006 -  Present
LIST OF TOWN CLERKS
 Angela Burke - 1964 to 1979  Ann Whelan - 1979 to 1982  Clarice Morrissey - Apr to Jun 1981  (Temp)  Michlena Norman - 1982 to  1985
 Wayne Rose - May 21, 1985 to  Present      
LIST OF FIRE CHIEFS
 David Hiscock 1965 to 1986  Gerald Mercer 1987 to  1989  David King 1990 to 1993  Byron Rodway 1994 to  1999
 George Fry 2000 to 2008  Rodney Mercer - 2008 to  Present    

 

PERSONS WHO SERVED ON THE BRIGUS TOWN COUNCIL
 
 Year  Name  Position  Votes Received  Months Served
 1964 -69  Fred Bartlett  Mayor  63  63
 1964 -69  Charles Percy  Deputy Mayor  63  63
 1964 -69  Murray Moores  Councillor  63  63
 1964 -69  David Hiscock  Councillor  63  63
 1964 -69  David Jerrett  Councillor  63  63
 1964 -69  Tom Roberts  Councillor  63  63
 1964 -69  John Peddle  Councillor  63  63
1969 to 1973
 Year  Name  Position  Months Served  Total Months
 1969-73  Fred Bartlett  Mayor  48  111
 1969-73  Charles Percy  Deputy Mayor  48  111
 1969-73  Charles Hiscock  Councillor  48  48
 1969-73  David Hiscock  Councillor  48  111
 1969-73  Frank Walker  Councillor  48  48
 1969-73  John Peddle  Councillor  48  111
 1969-73  Leo Barry  Councillor  48  48
1973 to 1978
 Year  Name  Position  Months Served  Total Months
 1973-78  Roland Wells  Mayor  60  60
 1973-78  Harrison Fry  Deputy Mayor  60  60
 1973-78
 Resigned June 12/74
 Murray Moores  Councillor  60  108
 1973-78  David Hiscock  Councillor  60  171
 1973-78   Charles Hiscock  Councillor  60  60
 1973-78   Leslie Barrett  Councillor  60  60
 1973-78
 Resigned
 Aug 14/74
 Charles Jerrett  Councillor  60  60
 1973-78 
 By-Election
 Sept 11/74
 Edward Roberts  Councillor  49  49
 1973-78
 By-Election
 Sept 11/74
 Frank Wells  Councillor  49  49
This election was held in February 1978. due to not enough running in 1977.
 Year  Name  Position  Months Served  Total Months
 1978-81  George Jerrett  Mayor  45  45
 1978-80 
 Resigned
 Sept 22/80
 Paul Marshall  Deputy Mayor  32  32
 1978-81
 Nov 17/80 D.M.
 Douglas Pinkston  Councillor
 Deputy Mayor
 45  45
 1978-81  Frank Wells  Councillor 45  94
 1978-81   Edward Forward  Councillor  45  94
 1978-81  Wayne Russell  Councillor  45  45
 1978-81  Edward Roberts  Councillor  45  94
1981 to 1985
 Year  Name  Position  Months Served  Total Months
 1981-85  Harrison Fry  Mayor  48  108
 1981-85  David Hiscock  Deputy Mayor  48  219
 1981-85  Ivan Dunne  Councillor  48  48
 1981-85  Albert Sparkes  Councillor  48  48
 1981-85   Gordon King  Councillor   48  48
 1981-81 
 Resigned
 Nov 23/81
 Douglas Pinkston  Councillor  1  46
 1981-85 
 Acclamation
 Feb 8/82
 John Peddle  Councillor  44  155
Due to Governments Amalgamation, this Council served a 5 year term. 
 Year  Name  Position  Months Served  Total Months
 1985-90   David Hiscock  Mayor  60  279
 1985-90  Ivan Dunne  Deputy Mayor  60  108
 1985-90   Albert Sparkes  Councillor  60  108
 1985-90   Shears Mercer, Jr. Councillor  60  60
 1985-90  Rod Fowler  Councillor  60  60
 1985-90   Edward Roberts  Councillor  60  154
 1985-87
 Resigned Apr 27/87
 Wilfred Percy  Councillor  17  17
 1987-1990
 Acclamation
 Feb 8/82
 George Fry  Councillor  36  36
Due to annexing the Gullies this council consited of 9 members with a term of 3 years.
Also, there was seperate election for mayor which was not contested.
 Year  Name  Position  Months Served  Total Months
 1990-93   David Hiscock  Mayor  36  315
 1990-93   Ralph Trickett  Deputy Mayor  36  36
 1990-93   David Jerrett  Councillor  36  99
 1990-93  Ivan Dunne  Councillor  36  144
 1990-93   Charles Hiscock  Councillor  36  144
 1990-93  Albert Sparkes  Councillor  36  144
 1990-93  Edward Roberts  Councillor  36  190
 1990-93   Byron Rodway  Councillor  36  36
 1990-93  Hector Spracklin  Councillor  36  36
1993 to 1997
 Year  Name  Position  Months Served  Total Months
 1993-97   David Hiscock  Mayor  46  361
 1993-97   Ralph Trickett  Deputy Mayor  46  82
 1993-97  Albert Sparkes  Councillor  46  190
 1993-97  Lorne Youden  Councillor  46  46
 1993-97  Charles Hiscock  Councillor  46  190
 1993-97  David Jerrett  Councillor  46  145
 1993-97  Clarence Pomeroy  Councillor  46  46
1997 to 2001
 Year  Name  Position  Votes  Months Served  Total Months
 1997-2001   David Hiscock  Mayor  171  48  409
 1997-2001  Albert Sparkes  Deputy Mayor  194  48  238
 1997-2001  Charles Hiscock  Councillor  187  48  238
 1997-2001  Shears Mercer, Jr.  Councillor  171  48   108
 1997-2001  Clarence Pomeroy  Councillor  146  48   94
 1997-2001  Edward Roberts  Councillor  146  48  238
 1997-2001   David Jerrett  Councillor  142  48  193
2001 - 2005
 Year  Name  Position  Months Served  Total Months  Total Months
 2001-2005  John Waller  Mayor  232  48  48
 2001-2005   Charles Hiscock  Deputy Mayor  220  48  286
 2001-2005   Edward Roberts  Councillor  223  48  286
 2001-2005  Albert Sparkes  Councillor  219  48  286
 2001-2005   David Hiscock  Councillor  187   48  457
 2001-2005
 Finished
 Dec 31/03
 Tina King  Councillor  181  31  31
 2001-2005   Shears Mercer, Jr.  Councillor  170  48  156
 2004-2005   Wendy Avery  Councillor  71  17  17
2005 - 2009

 Year

 Name

 Position

 Months Served

 Total Months

 2005-2009
 Resigned
 2006
 Charles Hiscock
 [Votes Received:227]
 Mayor  10  296
 2005-2009
 August 1, 2006
 Byron Rodway
 [Votes Received:
 244]
 [Deputy Mayor]
 Mayor from 2006
 10
  38
 84
 2005-2009  Paul Marshall
 [Votes Received:
 214]
 Councillor  48  80
 2005-2009  Gerald Mercer
 [Votes Received:
 213]
 Councillor  48  48
 2005-2009  Albert Sparkes
 [Votes Received:
 206]
 Councillor  48  334
 2005-2009  Edward Roberts
 [Votes Received:
 186]
 Councillor  48  334
 2005-2009  Ken Skanes
 [Votes Received:
 180]
 Councillor  48  48

 2006-2009
 By-Election- Elected Sept 26, 2006
 Re-elected
 Oct 2009

 Ralph Trickett
 [Votes Received:
 135]

 

 Councillor

 

 Councillor

 36

 

 

 118

 

 263

2009 - 2013

 Year

 Name

 Position

 Months Served

 Total Months

 2009-2013  Byron Rodway  Mayor  48  132
 2009 -2013

 Ralph Trickett
 Votes Received: 263

 Deputy Mayor  48  166
 2009-2013  Pauline Mercer
 Votes Received:
 259
 Councillor  35  35
 2009-2013  Faith Roberts-Pike
 Votes received:
 207
 Councillor  48  48
 2009-2013 
 Resigned Oct 4, 2011
 Michael Fowler
 Votes Received:
 194
 Councillor  24  24
 2009-2013  Lorne Youden
 Votes Received:
 171
 Councillor   48  94
 2009-2013  Greg Hiscock
 Votes Received:
 146
 Councillor  48  48
 2011-2013
 Acclamation Nov 8, 2011
 Roy Clarke  Councillor  22  22

                                                                              2013 TO 2017

Yaar

Name

Position

Votes Received

Months Served

Total Months

2013 TO 2017

Byron Rodway

Mayor

Acclamied

48

180

2013 TO 2017

Ralph Trickett

Deputy Mayor

Acclamied

48

214

2013 TO 2017

Lorne Youden

Councillor

Acclaimed

48

142

2013 TO 2017

Greg Hiscock

Councillor

Acclaimed

48

96

2013 TO 2017

Shears Mercer jr.

Councillor

Acclaimed

48

204

2013 TO 2017

Wayne Broughton

Councillor

Acclamied

47

47

2013 TO 2017

Thomas Ryan Jr. 

Councillor

Acclaimed

47

47

                                                                                               2017 TO 2021

                                                                                        ELECTION DATE, 26, 2017

Year

Name

Position

Votes Received

Months Served

Total Months

2017 TO 2021

Byron Rodway

Mayor

256

48

228

2017 TO 2021

Wayne Broughton

Deputy Mayor

272

48

95

2017 TO 2021

John Brown

Councillor

234

48

48

2017 TO 2021

Paul Matthews

Councillor

195

48

48

2017 TO 2021

Raelene Wall

Councillor

195

48

48

2017 TO 2021

RAndy Spracklin

Councillor

168

48

48

2017 TO 2021

Ralph Trickett

Councillor

168

48

262