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2013 city elections official results

Copunty-wide returns - Toledo & Tama write-ins - Public masures

November 26, 2013
Toledo Chronicle, Tama News-Herald

By John Speer

Editor

The Tama County Board of Supervisors canvass of the 2013 city elections resulted in no changes in results for Toledo and Tama offices. The canvass was conducted on Tuesday afternoon, Nov. 12.

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The election saw the incumbents for both mayor and city council returned to office in Toledo.

Mayor Dave Svoboda received 66 percent of the vote with Council Member-At-Large Brian Sokol reelected with 60 percent of votes cast in a three-way contest.

1st Ward Council member Travis Mullen winning over three opponents with 56 percent backing.

Terry Goodhart, current 2rd Ward Council member, was elected to a four-year term as 3rd Ward Council member. Goodhart's residence changed from the 2nd to 3rd Ward due to reapportionment following the 2010 federal Census. He was unopposed.

Incumbent 3rd Ward member Elmer "Skip" Wilson did not seek a fourth term.

Joe Boll was elected to a two-year term as 2nd Ward Council member to fill Goodhart's unexpired term. Boll was unopposed.

Toledo voters also approved public measures to increase the hotel-motel tax from five to seven percent with 63 percent approval and allow for a rural resident ot serve on the Toledo Public Library Board by 69 percent-31 percent margin.

TAMA

Mike Carnahan, appointed to fill the at-large council term of newly-elected Tama Mayor Dan Zimmerman in 2012 won election to a four-year post with 45 percent of the total vote in a three-way contest for two at-large seats.

Doug Ray won the second open seat garnering 39 percent.

2013 Tama County- City Elections - Official Results

(Note: Write-ins are spelled as reported on the Tally Sheets and may not reflect conventional spelling.)

TOLEDO

Mayor

2-Year Term

Dave Svoboda 298

Pam Wood 143

City Council At-Large

4-Year Term

Carol Peterie 51

Curt Raue 119

Brian Sokol 261

1st Ward Council

4-Year Term

Melissa Johnson 34

Jim Lyon 11

Travis Mullen 104

Larry Simpson 34

2nd Ward Council

To fill 2-Year Term

Joe Boll 65

Write-ins: Duane Panse-

grau- 1, Joel Boll- 1

3rd Ward Council

4-Year Term

Terry Goodhart 145

PUBLIC?MEASURES

Increase Hotel-Motel

tax from 5 to 7 percent?

YES 270

NO 154

Permit rural resident to serve on Toledo Public Library

Board?

YES 292

NO 130

TAMA

City Council At-Large

4-Year Term

-Elect 2

Mike Carnahan 185

Jarade Purk 62

Doug Ray 162

CHELSEA

Mayor -

Craig Forcht 25

City Council

Aaron Balvin 26

Dixie Forcht 30

Kurtis S. Kelley 33

Steve Van De Walle 25

Juliana E. Vokoun 32

PUBLIC?MEASURE- Stagger Cheslea election cycle beginning in 2015 - 3 candidates receiving most votes serve 4-year terms, and next 2 serve 2-year terms?

YES- 29

NO- 4

MONTOUR

all write-in

Kent Scheid 9

Luther Heller 8

Mike Buchanan 8

VINING

All write-in

Mayor

Dale Stout 14

City Council

Jeff Vore 14

Patricia Parizek 14

George Bazal 13

Bob Kesl 13

Fred Vore 12

ELBERON

Mayor

write-in

Linda Kaloupek 4

COUNCIL

Elect 3

Nancy Braasch 16

Faye Fisher 18

write-in-

Bruce Swyter 11

To fill vacancy

write-in-

Laurie McMains 4

GARWIN

Mayor

write-in

Wilford Karsjen 38

COUNCIL

Vote for two

Dean Brittenham 72

Matt DeSchamp 66

CLUTIER

Mayor

Phillip Breja 6

Gordon Fassett 60

City Council

Linda Pearson 61

Blake Pearson 56

Krista Walker 53

Barbara Basemann 40

write-in

Karen Guglielmeti 15

PUBLIC MEASURE-

Reduce Clutier Public Library Board of Trustees from nine to seven?

YES- 61

NO- 4

GLADBROOK

Mayor

Keith Sash 61

City Council

Robert Luehring 61

Betty Dahms 56

Ben Goos 56

LINCOLN

Mayor

write-in

Herbert Trent

Wentizien 22

COUNCIL

Michelle Clark 22

John Eilers 21

Vance Sebbert 17

write-in

Aaron Staker 5

write-in - tie

winner drawn from hat

Richard Ellis 4

TRAER

Mayor

Pete Holden 119

COUNCIL

Craig Josh Youel 111

Stephen Foster 110

DYSART

COUNCIL

Vote for three

Tim Glenn 110

Bret D. Hennessy 104

Tom W. Brandt 103

Al. C. Schafbuch 70

 
 

 

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