Major changes to the political scene for two Columbia Valley communities.
Both the District of Invermere and the Village of Canal Flats have new mayors.
Karl Sterzer is the Mayor Elect for Canal Flats, and will serve with a nearly entirely new council.
Marie Delorme was the only re-elected councillor. Alongside her are newcomers Douglas McCutcheon, Kimberly Swerdferger and Bill Lake.
In Invermere, current Councillor Allen Miller is now the Mayor Elect, while current Mayor Gerry Taft is a Councillor elect.
Also elected to council is current Canal Flats Mayor Ute Juras, newcomer Kayja Becker and re-elected Councillor Greg Anderson.