Special Election Recount Results
The Special Election Recount for the Alderman Term Expiring March 2, 2021 took place September 25, 2020. The recount resulted in a tie between Alderman candidates Mel Hawley and David Small. Per 17 V.S.A. § 2682b, when there is a tie between two candidates, a runoff election will be held, unless one of the candidates withdraws within 5 days of the election. The warning for the runoff election will be posted within the next seven days. The statue regarding tie votes for local offices can be viewed here: https://legislature.vermont.gov/statutes/section/17/055/02682b.