Ex-police chief demands a recount
By 05/13/2010 17:04:00
WILMER - An open records request to the city secretary this afternoon, Thursday, May 13, confirmed rumors of a recount for Saturday, May 8 city council election.
Robert Wells, ex-police chief running for council and Hector Pena running for mayor, have each requested a recount in their respected races.
Recount will take place in Dallas at the Dallas County Elections Department at 9 a.m. for Mayor and 11 a.m. for council.
Saturday, May 8 election results are as follows:
(I) indicates incumbent numbers are vote totals
Jeff Steele (I) 180
Hector Pena 154
Matina Abney 33
Council ( 2 at-large positions)
Bob Turner 148
Matias Leal (I) 144
Sergio Campos 140
Robert Wells 140
Eugene Lowe 84