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Susan Chapman, Richard Dorfman, Suzanne Atwell
Sarasota Tuesday, Mar. 12, 2013 2 years ago

Chapman, Atwell and Dorfman advance to runoff

by: Observer Staff

Scroll down to view a graphic of the city of Sarasota regular election results.

Susan Chapman, Suzanne Atwell and Richard Dorfman advanced to a runoff for two at-large City Commission seats.

Chapman was the top vote-getter with 2,705 votes, or 24.53% of the total. Atwell, the only incumbent in the race, was 99 votes behind, receiving 2,606 votes, or 23.63% of the total. Dorfman received 2,311 votes, or 20.96% of the total.

The runoff election will be held Tuesday, May 14. The top two vote-getters in the runoff election will be sworn in as at-large commissioners May 17, at City Hall.

Kelvin Lumpkin, Linda Holland and Pete Theisen will not continue in the challenge. Holland received 1,531 votes with a total of 13.88%; Lumpkin garnered 1,440 for a total of 13.06%; and Theisen received 434 votes for 3.94%

For more information, pick up the March 14 issue of the Sarasota Observer.


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