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Grapevine residents furious that 2 emplo...

GRAPEVINE, TX (CBSDFW.COM) – Grapevine residents are shocked and trying to figure out how two city employees were able to use thousands of dollars in city funds for their own personal gain. More than a dozen people who live in town are furious at what happened and waited three hours just to tell city council […]

City of Lee’s Summit to appoint next Cit

March 8, 2022 Lee’s Summit City Council is pleased to announce the selection of Mark Dunning as the next City Manager for the Town of Lee’s Summit effective September 17, 2022. City Council unanimously approved a first reading of the employment contract during of the March 8 board meeting. A final vote will take place […]

Peachtree City Manager Jon Rorie will re...

City Manager Jon Rorie at a City Council meeting in January 2022. Photo/Cal Beverly. Was named City Manager of Camden, SC – After a decade working for Peachtree City, Jon Rorie is moving on. And his official retirement on April 29 has nothing to do with local politics or the figures who have accompanied a […]

Acting city manager urges patience as se...

Breadcrumb Links Town hall “The goal is to get the absolute best candidate for this and that doesn’t happen with the snap of a finger.” Publication date : February 16, 2022 • 15 minutes ago • 4 minute read • Join the conversation Regina City Manager Jim Nicol listens to calls from the public during […]

‘Roanoke Valley Saves Week’ encourages l

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — Roanoke officials are encouraging residents to prepare for the unexpected by participating in “Roanoke Valley Saves Week.” The event takes place in tandem with “America Saves Week, 2022”, which runs from February 21-25. During the event, Bank on Roanoke Valley will provide area residents with resources and support with educational tools, […]

Former County CEO Named New Turlock City...

Turlock’s city manager carousel finally — and hopefully — came to a halt Tuesday night when the city council nominated former Stanislaus County CEO Reagan Wilson for the position in a split vote. It has been over a year since former City Manager Toby Wells was first placed on inquiry leave by Council in January […]

Cambridge will hold a town hall to gathe...

With the hiring of search firm Randi Frank, LLC, the city has begun its search process for Cambridge’s next city manager. The first step is to gather feedback from residents, stakeholders and employees, on whom we should research the next city manager. Once this feedback is collected, a leadership profile will be created and posted […]

mayor of Strasbourg takes on a role of s...

As Strasbourg City Manager Waverly Coggsdale says, unlike a retail environment that sells goods, government provides a service. This service is to help citizens. “We serve our citizens. They are the customer,” Coggsdale said. “If you don’t really stop to think about it, you forget about it.” Coggsdale shared his thoughts in an interview last […]

Upvalley native Laura Snideman hired as ...

Laura Snideman, an Upvalley native and Bay Area government official, has been chosen to become Calistoga’s next city manager. The city council voted 4-0 on Tuesday to hire Snideman. Councilor Lisa Gift was absent. Most recently, Snideman served as City Manager for Richmond, from January 2020 to December 2021. She served for five years as […]

City of Laredo mayor reacts to city mana...

LAREDO, Texas (KGNS) – In a statement late Friday, Laredo Mayor Pete Saenz addressed the city manager’s resignation, saying Robert Eads resigned for personal reasons, primarily to spend more quality time with his family. Saenz clarified that the former city manager’s decision was unrelated to recent FBI activity involving a “federal elected official.” The mayor […]

New Santa Ana | The latest homelessness...

Santa Ana City Manager Kristine Ridge provided an update on the homelessness issue at the last city council meeting, as seen in the video embedded above. Ridge said during his presentation that there were 81 arrests / citations involving suspected homeless people in Santa Ana in November 2021. This was an increase from the 49 […]

Ohio protesters injured last year recoun...

By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Three people injured during protests against racial injustice and police brutality last year in Ohio’s capital have described unprovoked harassment and assaults by police that resulted in some cases lasting injuries. Their Friday comments came a day after the city of Columbus and attorneys for 32 […]

Robin Wonsley Worlobah once again declar...

Democratic socialist Robin Wonsley Worlobah was once again declared the winner of the race to represent the Second Ward on Minneapolis City Council after the completion of a recount on Wednesday. A lawyer for runner-up Yusra Arab, the DFL candidate who asked for the recount, said they are now considering filing a lawsuit to challenge […]

Recount for Rifle City Council race offi...

Nearly a month after election night, the final results of the Rifle City Council race resulted in no change in the standing of the candidates. This election year, five Rifle City Council seats were elected. Incumbents Clint Hostettler, Sean Strode and Joe Carpenter retained their seats, while Mayor Barbara Clifton and Pro Tem Mayor Theresa […]

The Coeur d’Alene school district organi

The recount was officially requested by former board candidate Lindsey Swingrover. COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho – Ballots cast in Zone 4 of the Coeur d’Alene School District will be officially recounted on Thursday following a request from the former council candidate. Lindsey Swingrover administration, as reported by KREM 2 News partner Coeur d’Alene / Post Falls […]

Upcoming recount: Spokane Valley council...

The Spokane Valley City Council race between incumbent Rod Higgins and challenger James “JJ” Johnson is officially heading to a recount. Spokane County certified the election Tuesday. Overall, the county recorded a 37% turnout in this year’s general election. The Higgins-Johnson race is the only one yet to be finalized. Higgins only has a 68-vote […]

Sandy City refuses to certify election r...

SANDY, Utah –Sandy’s city council voted Thursday night against certifying this month’s election results and instead called for another recount in the mayoral race. “I don’t believe a recount took place,” said City Councilor Marci Houseman, “and this is our election, this is the election of Sandy City.” Mayoral candidate and city councilor Monica Zoltanski […]

Sandy City refuses to certify election r...

SAND, Utah – Sandy City Council on Thursday night voted against certifying the results of this month’s election and instead called for another recount in the mayoral race. “I don’t believe there was a recount,” Councilwoman Marci Houseman said, “and this is our election, this is Sandy City’s election.” Mayoral candidate and councilwoman Monica Zoltanski […]

Incumbent Strnad wins Marion City Counci...

3 votes separate the holder from the challenger Dale Monroe Gage Miskimen Nov 18, 2021 4:24 PM, Update: Nov 18, 2021 5:02 PM After a recount of the ballots on November 2 this week, current Marion City Council member Randy Strnad was re-elected to his extraordinary seat. At the count, there are three votes between […]

The count of the absentees is done, but ...

HUDSON — Columbia County finished counting mail-in ballots Thursday, but a close race in the city of Ghent will force a manual recount Monday, board of elections officials said. The Columbia County Board of Elections began counting mail-in ballots Tuesday and ended counting Thursday. “We are in the process of updating our website with the […]

Lakewood City Council Election: Ward 5 C...

LAKEWOOD, CO – Votes were counted in Jefferson County, and the Lakewood Ward 5 race was so close that an automatic recount was triggered, election officials confirmed. Candidate Wendi Strom won in Ward 5’s race by 646 votes – enough to win one of her neighborhood’s two city council seats. But candidate Mary Janssen is […]

Meridian City Council election count sch...

Candidate Mike Hon, who had 56 votes behind Luke Cavener in the Nov. 2 election, has called for a recount for three constituencies. BOISE, Idaho – A partial recount of the ballots in the race for Meridian City Council Seat 6 began on Friday morning. The election results remained unchanged after the recount. In the […]

Marion’s council race story unfolds this

Dale Monroe (left) and Randy Strnad (right) await a vote recount during a general Marion City Council race. The Marion City Council general race recount is underway in the race that has led incumbent Randy Strnad and challenger Dale Monroe to a stalemate with 3,244 votes each. The first meeting of the three-member counting board […]

‘Failure to elect’ in Framingham: what’s

FRAMINGHAM, MA – A recount in the District 3 City Council race ended in a tie, securing the state for a new election in Framingham. Tuesday’s recount placed District 3 Councilor Adam Steiner and challenger Mary Kate Feeney at 997 votes each. Steiner initially edged Feeney by just two votes on November 2 with 130 […]

The count is scheduled for Friday in the...

Minneapolis officials will begin a count on Friday morning in a city council race decided by just 19 voice. At 9 a.m., election workers will begin inspecting the ballots cast in the contest to represent the Second Ward on the east side of town, which includes the Cedar-Riverside and University of Minnesota neighborhoods. Democratic socialist […]

Two Clark County races head for mandator...

File photo. Race for Vancouver City Council and Hockinson School Board both trigger mandatory recount Two local races in the Nov. 2 general election triggered a mandatory recount, according to Clark County Auditor Greg Kimsey. Clark County Auditor Greg Kimsey In the race for position 1 on Vancouver City Council, Kim Harless is ahead of […]

Losing candidate calls for recount in Mi...

Yusra Arab, who lost a race for Minneapolis City Council last week by 19 votes, announced Friday that she intended to seek a recount. “The result is one of the closest margins Minneapolis has ever seen in a City Council race using [ranked-choice] vote,” Arab wrote on Twitter. “Whatever the outcome, I want to make […]

Belvedere calls for a recount after the ...

Breadcrumb Links West Island Gazette Local News Belvedere, the incumbent mayor, lost the election to mayor-elect Tim Thomas by 61 votes. Author of the article: John Meagher • Montreal Gazette Publication date : November 12, 2021 • November 12, 2021 • 1 minute read • Join the conversation John Belvedere speaks during the webcast of […]

Marion Race will head to the story inste...

CEDAR RAPIDS – Linn County supervisors on Wednesday decided to recount the votes in a race to the stalemate in Marion City Council rather than pulling the winner’s name. “We’re trying to avoid declaring a winner when there’s a recount, and we’ll have to start that process all over again,” said supervisor Stacey Walker. Initially, […]

Portland, Maine, tied race with city cou...

Brandon Mazer conceded his compatriot Dem. Roberto Rodriguez PORTLAND, Maine – A one-of-a-kind city council race has come to an end after more than a week of waiting and debate. Brandon Mazer stood in the event space at Portland’s Ocean Gateway Pier on Wednesday afternoon and announced he would cede to fellow Democrat Roberto Rodriguez. […]

Recount confirms vote tally: Hines wins ...

WINTERVILLE, NC (WNCT) — A recount held Friday morning at the Pitt County Board of Elections confirmed Councilman Ricky Hines’ three-vote victory over Councilman Veronica Roberson in the Winterville mayoral race. Hines will be the city’s first black mayor. A canvas meeting was held on Tuesday to determine who won the race for mayor of […]

Lakewood City Council election: Ward 5 f...

LAKEWOOD, CO — Candidate Wendi Strom edged Lakewood’s Ward 5 election race by 647 votes — enough to land her one of her ward’s two seats on city council. But the race between candidates Tom Keefe and Mary Janssen for Ward 5’s second seat is so tight there could be a recount, Jeffco election officials […]

Norwich City Council recount gives same ...

NORWICH, Connecticut (WTNH) – A Norwich City Council seat recount took place on Monday after last week’s election. The recount results reported to News 8 showed no change in seat winners from the original results. A room on the third floor of Norwich Town Hall was quite busy Monday morning. “These people are watching every […]

Georgia councilman calls for election re...

RINGGOLD, Ga. (AP) — A northern Georgia county will recount electoral votes on Tuesday after a local city council member requested the review because he lost his re-election bid by just three votes. The Chattanooga Times Free Press reports that Randall Franks, a veteran Ringgold City Council member, went up against outgoing council member Kelly […]

Mayor wins recount in Connecticut city f...

WEST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Sunday recount showed West Haven Mayor Nancy Rossi, whose administration has been embroiled in a scandal over the misuse of federal pandemic relief funds, won a narrow victory over his Republican opponent Barry Lee Cohen last week. municipal election. The incumbent Democrat won 4,275 to 4,243, election officials said. […]

Democrat Biggs wins Wethersfield recount...

WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) — News 8 is your local election headquarters. In Wethersfield there was a recount for the 9and sits on the city council. Final results released Thursday showed a slim victory for the Democrat. Wednesday’s returns showed Democrat Ryan Biggs had just a three-vote margin over Republican Tyler Flanigan. Election workers reviewed the […]

A dispute over the ballot marks the firs...

GREENWICH — A recount began Thursday morning for a seat on the Board of Education, Greenwich’s tightest municipal election in years. And the long process of determining the winner will continue on Friday. But there was a dispute over one of the ballots on Thursday, leading the Office of Voters Registrars to ask police to […]

West Haven mayoral race recount planned;...

The margin is close enough to trigger a mandatory recount, which occurs when the margin is less than half a percent of the vote. Rossi’s win would represent a 0.34 point win. That recount is scheduled to take place Sunday at 9 a.m. at City Hall, according to Deputy Democratic Clerk Donna Walsh. Gabe Rosenberg, […]

Pinellas County canvassing board to cons...

The St. Petersburg referendum question remains far too close to be called. LARGO, Fla. — Election Day is over, though there is still one question posed to voters that may need further clarification before its result is official. The Pinellas County canvassing board is scheduled to meet at 10 a.m. Friday to certify the unofficial […]

West Haven election too close to announc...

WEST HAVEN — The West Haven mayoral election is heading for a recount, with Democratic Mayor Nancy Rossi claiming a 24-vote victory over Republican challenger Barry Lee Cohen shortly after 9 p.m. Tuesday. “Twenty-four is going to be my lucky number if it holds,” Rossi said in a confident display for the cheering supporters, although […]

17 provisional ballots will determine if...

ISLE OF PALMS, SC (WCBD) – Isle of Palms City Council member Phillip Pounds is the favorite to be the island’s next mayor. According to SCVotes.org, Pounds received 1,006 votes, beating fellow council member Ryan Buckhannon who had 929 votes. Pounds currently holds 50.05% of the electorate, which could send the race into a recount […]

6-vote margin decides Braintree District...

BRAINTREE, MA — The City of Braintree election has been a tight one, especially in the race for District 1 City Council, which was decided by six votes, according to unofficial results. Braintree voters also decided to bring Lisa Fiske-Heger back to the school committee, along with two newcomers in Matt Lynch and Kathy Tuffy. […]

Recount request denied in Edmonton’s Ipi

Breadcrumb Links Local News Publication date : October 21, 2021 • October 21, 2021 • 2 minute read • 21 comments Councilor candidate Rhiannon Hoyle applied to Edmonton Elections for a recount in her Ipiihkoohkanipiaohtsi Ward (formerly Ward 10) in Edmonton on Wednesday, October 20, 2021. Late Wednesday, Elections Edmonton denied her request. Photo by […]