110 W. New York Ave.
DeLand, FL 32720
Election returns in for DeBary, Lake Helen
By Pat Andrews
posted Nov 5, 2013 - 9:03:42pm
Polls closed at 7 p.m. today, Tuesday, Nov. 5, and the Elections Office has reported the results in the DeBary and Lake Helen elections, the only cities with seats open.
DeBary results are
For Seat 1:
Incumbent Chris Carson will hang onto the seat, with 763 votes equaling 50.77 percent of ballots cast, versus challenger Dawn Pizzo's 740 votes, equaling 49.23 percent of ballots cast.
For Seat 2:
Challenger Rick Dwyer ousted incumbent Nick Koval, with 873 votes or 58.15 percent of votes cast, versus Koval's 632 votes equaling 41.85 percent of ballots cast.
In Lake Helen, longtime City Commission Member Ann Robbins clobbered challenger Gary Tallacksen. Robbins garnered 262 votes or 78.44 percent, versus Tallacksen's 72 votes or 21.56 percent of ballots cast.
The comments posted below are posted by readers, not by The Beacon staff. These comments express the views and opinions of the authors, and not the administrators, moderators or webmaster. The comments forum is governed by these rules. Please use the report abuse link if you find offensive comments.
Did you find this story interesting or informative? Subscribe to The West Volusia Beacon to read more stories by Pat Andrews, along with others from our award-winning writers. Subscribe now!