Electorate of Johnston :: Jo Sangster
is the Country Liberals candidate for this electorate.
While a lot of people know Jo
as the busy Deputy Lord Mayor of Darwin City Council
, there is more to Jo
than meets the eye.
With three children under the age of four, you would think that Jo
has plenty on her
has a strong commitment to giving back to the community that she
As an Alderman for the past seven years Jo
has delivered Darwin's first Environmental Management Plan to protect the Rapid Creek Corridor, A $1 million recycling facility at the dump, pocket playgrounds, paid maternity leave for Council staff and established night closure of laneways in crime hotspots.
She is President of the Childbirth Education Association, and on the board of Greening Australia NT.
She also serves on numerous Darwin City Council Committees and Chairs the Environmental Management Committee.
is particularly passionate about youth issues and has championed the construction of a purpose built Youth Centre
in the northern suburbs.
She is passionate about creating safe, family friendly suburbs and if elected as the Member for Johnston will continue to get action on the issues that matter.