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#LocalGovtElection: JLP leading 74-59

Published:Monday | November 28, 2016 | 11:42 PM

The Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) is leading in the counting of ballots in the 2016 local government elections, now by 74-59 divisions.

At 8:15 pm, KSAC stood at 19-17 in favour of the JLP. Leon Thomas of the People’s National Party (PNP) was leading the JLP’s Keith Blake by 1,789 votes.

The parish of Clarendon stood even at 6-6, while St. Catherine stood at 12-10 in favour of the JLP.

169 of 351 boxes counted so far.

DIVISIONS DECLARED FOR JLP:
Above Rocks
Balcarres
Barbican
Bellevue
Bog Walk
Boscobel
Brompton
Brown's Town
Buff Bay
Cambridge
Carron Hall
Cassia Park
Castleton
Chancery Hall
Chapelton
Denham Town
Exchange
Fairy Hill
Frankfield
Friendship
Gayle
Gordon Town
Guys Hill
Hampstead
Havendale
Homestead
Hope Bay
Horizon Park
Hughenden
Kintyre
Lacovia
Lawrence Tavern
Lime Hall
Malvern
May Pen North
Mineral Heights
Mona
Moneague
Montego Bay Central
Montego Bay North
Montego Bay North Eastern
Montego Bay West
Mountainside
New Market
Norbrook
Ocho Rios
Old Harbour Central
Old Harbour North
Olympic Gardens
Pedro Plains
Point Hill
Port Maria
Port Morant
Rae Town
Red Hills
Red Hills
Retreat
Rock River
Rose Hall
Santa Cruz
Seaforth
Seivwright Gardens
St. Ann's Bay
St. Margaret's Bay
Stony Hill
Sydenham
Thompson Town
Tivoli Gardens
Trinityville
Twickenham Park
Walderston
Waterloo
Whitehall
Yallahs

DIVISIONS DECLARED FOR PNP:
Admiral Town
Allman Town
Balaclava
Belfield
Bensonton
Black River
Braes River
Brandon Hill
Claremont
Crofts Hill
Darliston
De La Vega City
Duhaney Park
Ewarton
Ginger Ridge
Grange Hill
Greater Portmore North
Greendale
Greenwich Town
Hagley Park
Harbour View
Highgate
Ipswich
Islington
Johns Hall
Lauriston
Linstead
Little London
Llandewey
Lluidas Vale
Martha Brae
Maxfield Park
May Pen West
Milk River
Molynes Gardens
Mount Industry
Mount Salem
Norman Gardens
Oracabessa
Papine
Payne Lands
Port Antonio
Prospect
Sandy Bay
Savanna-la-mar
Savanna-la-mar North
Siloah
Sligoville
Spalding
Springfield
Toll Gate
Trafalgar
Treadways
Trench Town
Vineyard Town
White Horses
Whitehouse
Whitfield Town
York Town