Municipality of Yarmouth deputy warden Steve Paquette with Warden Murray Goodwin.
Carla Allen photo
The Municipality of Yarmouth has a new warden. Murray Goodwin was elected to the position after a second session of voting at the end of the swearing-in ceremony for councillors on Thursday night.
Goodwin, councillor Leland Anthony (the former warden) and councillor John Cunningham were nominated for warden in the first vote.
A tie between Goodwin and Anthony required the second vote.
Steve Paquette is deputy warden by acclamation.