Havill, Howard new Coast mayors

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Farmer Mike Havill is the new mayor of the Westland district, wowing voters despite living in the neighbouring district.
He replaces Maureen Pugh, who did not seek re-election.
Shortly before 2pm, the Buller District Council advised its results were not expected until after 5pm.
In Buller, Westport businessman Garry Howard has claimed the mayoral chains in a massive victory.
Mr Howard romped home, with 2184 votes, finishing well ahead of nearest rival Margaret Montgomery, who received 1062 votes.
Former mayor Pat McManus did not seek re-election.