Marine defeats Gregerson in hotly contested mayor's race
Harris, Jordal, and Schmalz elected to City Council
Last updated 11/21/2021 at 2:05pm
Joe Marine was on pins and needles as he waited for the first round of results in the general election during a gathering with supporters Tuesday, Nov. 2, at Sabor a Mexico.
The current City Councilmember and former mayor said he felt good heading into his rematch with Mayor Jennifer Gregerson, who eight years earlier had denied Marine a third term as mayor.
This time, Marine emerged as the candidate with a decisive victory over an incumbent mayor, who was seeking a third term.
As of Tuesday, Nov. 9, Marine had garnered 57% (4,388) of the vote to 43% (3,340) for Gregerson.
Marine noted that...