Ponto keeps mayoral post; incumbent aldermen win, too

April 1, 2014

Mayor Steve Ponto will have another four years in office, defeating former mayor Jeff Speaker by almost 2,000 votes.

Aldermen Bill Carnell and Lisa Mellone defended their aldermanic seats against challengers Adris Jaunberzins and Kris Seals.

The vote totals, according to unofficial results Tuesday:

Mayoral race

Steve Ponto (i) 4,512

Jeff Speaker 2,539

Aldermanic District 1

Bill Carnell (i) 741

Andris Jaunberzins 318

Aldermanic District 7

Lisa Mellone (i) 691

Kris Seals 132

Election results remain unofficial until they are certified by the board of canvassers, which meets Wednesday.

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