|101st Lord Mayor of Melbourne|
May 1999 – October 2001
Wellington LeeClem Newton-Brown
|Preceded by||Ivan Deveson|
|Succeeded by||John So|
21 June 1935|
|Died||5 August 2002
Peter Costigan (21 June 1935 – 5 August 2002) was an Australian journalist and Lord Mayor of Melbourne from 1999 to 2001. In 1999, Costigan was elected a Councillor of the City of Melbourne and subsequently elected Lord Mayor by fellow Councillors, defeating rival Councillor John So with a majority of 5-to-4 votes.
Costigan grew up in Preston, a suburb of Melbourne and was educated by the Jesuits at St Patricks College, East Melbourne. He completed his tertiary education at the University of Melbourne.
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