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Resolution to Canvas Votes
RESOLUTION #16-003A RESOLUTION CANVASSING THE RETURNS AND DECLARING THE RESULTS OF THE GENERAL ELECTION HELD ON MAY 7, 2016, FOR THE PURPOSE OF ELECTING MAYOR AND TWO (2) COUNCILMEMBERS .WHEREAS, a general election was held in the City of Brazoria, Texas, on May 7, 2016, for the purpose of electing Mayor and two (2) councilmembers; andWHEREAS, said election was duly and legally held in conformity with the election laws of the State of Texas, and the results of said election have been verified and returned by the proper judges and clerks; andWHEREAS, it appears that a total of 518 votes were cast in such election; now, therefore,BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF BRAZORIA, STATE OF TEXAS:SECTION 1. The facts and matters set forth in the preamble of this Resolution are hereby found to be true and correct.SECTION 2. The official canvass of the returns of the special election held on May 7, 2016, reflects that the following proposition received the number of votes set opposite FOR or AGAINST: CANIDATE VOTES RECEIVEDMayorKen Corley 178BobbyJo Newell 336Councilmember – Position No. 2Gail Logsdon 407Councilmember – Position No. 4David Howard 226Roger Shugart 265SECTION 3. The official canvass of the returns of the special election held on May 7, 2016, reflects that the following persons were duly elected to the respective positions shown:MayorBobbyJo NewellCouncilmember – Position No. 2 Gail Logsdon Councilmember – Position No. 4 Roger Shugart PASSED, APPROVED, AND RESOLVED this 17th day of May, 2016. ____________________________ Gary Kersh, Mayor Pro-TemATTEST:_______________________________ Sheila Williams, City Secretary