14 June 2023
In the St Peter's ward by-election on 13 June 2023, Juliet Voisey was elected as St Albans District's third Green councillor, joining Cllr Matt Fisher (Clarence ward) and Cllr Simon Grover (St Peter's).
Winning the seat following the resignation of a Lib Dem councillor, Juliet received an impressive 45% of the vote.
Green 628 votes
Lib Dem 537
The Green & Independent Group on the Council is now the joint second largest. We have councillors on all the major committees and several smaller ones.
Juliet's victory means the number of Green councillors in St Albans has tripled in just 6 weeks, with Matt Fisher being elected in May to join the re-elected Simon Grover.