This Day in History: 1988-05-07

The Toodyay local government elections were held. There were three vacancies to be filled, one each in the East, West and North Wards, due to retiring Shire Councillors. Retiring Councillor Geoffrey L. Ludemann (North) was re-elected. John J. Smart (East) and Gregory R. Nicol (West) were newly elected. Robert (Bob) Somers was later elected Shire President. Robert J. Millar was the Shire Clerk (since August 1986).

Source:
WA government gazette, 20 May 1988, p.1696.