Doctor, elected ecologist, Michèle Rubirola became Saturday the first woman mayor of Marseille, tipping to the left the town held for 25 years by the LR Jean-Claude Gaudin, after a saga election full of twists and turns.

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Mrs. Rubirola, 63-year-old, candidate of the union of the left and ecologists in the Spring of marseille, has obtained the absolute majority, 51 votes out of 92 advisors, the RN will be omitted, thanks to the support of the last minute of the senator ex-PS Samia Ghali. It has been extensively acclaimed.