DISCLAIMER

 

07-0724R


RESOLUTION DECLARING THE RESULTS OF THE GENERAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION HELD NOVEMBER 6, 2007.

BY COUNCILOR KRAUSE:

     WHEREAS, on November 6, 2007, there was held in the city of Duluth, pursuant to the provisions of Laws of Minnesota, 1973, Chapter 281, a general municipal election for the purpose of electing certain city officers; and

     WHEREAS, the judges of the election precincts in the city have made their returns of said election, and the city council, acting as a canvassing board, has duly canvassed said returns (Public Document No. _______________) at 5:00 p.m., November 8, 2007, and ascertained the number of ballots cast at said election and thereby declared that at said election there were cast 29,701 votes, said votes having been cast in the following manner:

     THAT for the office of mayor, Charles M. Bell received 13,994 votes, Don Ness received 15,398 votes and candidates receiving write-in votes as indicated on the canvassing board report;

     THAT for the offices of councilor at large, Jeff Anderson received 13,646 votes, Tony Cuneo received 16,812 votes, Becky Hall received 12,432 votes, Tim Little received 8,438 votes and candidates receiving write-in votes as indicated on the canvassing board report;

     THAT for the office of councilor, first district, Todd Fedora received 4,117 votes, Laurie Johnson received 3,368 votes and candidates receiving write-in votes as indicated on the canvassing board report;

     THAT for the office of councilor, third district, Sharla Gardner received 2,427 votes, Heather Rand received 1,654 votes and candidates receiving write-in votes as indicated on the canvassing board report;

     THAT for the office of councilor, fifth district, Jay Fosle received 3,384 votes, Russell W. Stover received 2,427 votes and candidates receiving write-in votes as indicated on the canvassing board report;

     NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that Don Ness, having received the majority of all votes cast at said election for the office of mayor is hereby declared duly elected for terms of four years.

     FURTHER RESOLVED, that Jeff Anderson and Tony Cuneo, having received the highest numbers of the votes cast at said election for the offices of councilor at large, are hereby duly elected for a term of four years.

     FURTHER RESOLVED, that Todd Fedora, having received the majority of all votes cast at said election for the office of councilor, first district, is hereby duly elected for a term of four years.

     FURTHER RESOLVED, that Sharla Gardner, having received the majority of all votes cast at said election for the office of councilor, third district, is hereby duly elected for a term of four years.

     FURTHER RESOLVED, that Jay Fosle, having received the majority of all votes cast at said election for the office of councilor, fifth district, is hereby duly elected for a term of four years.