MARIGOT:--- Today Sunday, March 26th, 2017 voters on the French side of the island will be heading to the 19 polling stations to cast their votes in the second round of the Territorial Election.
Contesting this round are three political parties. Team GIBBS 2017, headed by Daniel Gibbs, MVP headed by Alain Richardson, and Alliance for Hope, Justice, and Prosperity headed by Louis Mussington.
The latter formed an Alliance with HOPE party headed by Jules Charville, who came in fourth in the first round last week.
Already low voters turnout can be predicted based on the turn out the largest voting bureaus by 10:30am. However, the day is still young and voters may well head to the polls later in the day. A total of 2721 votes, were cast, which is 13,4%.
SMN News will begin live streaming from the Collectivity of St. Martin this evening. Stay right here for the preliminary results as they come in all day until it's over.