Paterson replaces out-going Gerretsen as mayor of Kingston
Bryan Paterson has been elected as Kingston’s new mayor with 37 per cent of the vote.
Paterson, 37, is a one-term city councillor representing the Trillium District and economics professor at Royal Military College.
He defeated Dorothy Hector and Rick Downes, who each had roughly 24 per cent of the vote, to replace out-going mayor Mark Gerretsen.
In Hamilton, Fred Eisenberger was elected as mayor with roughly 40 per cent of the vote.
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