Buena Vista and Poncha Springs Elect Trustees, Move Elections to November

Yesterday was Election Day in Buena Vista and Poncha Springs. 

In Buena Vista, six candidates were running for four open trustee seats.  The top three candidates receive a four-year term, the candidate with the fourth highest vote total receives a two-year term. 

The top three were Andrew Rice, Micha Rosenoer, and Devin Rowe.  Winning the two-year term was Maggie Huyck.

Total Votes:

Andrew Rice  440

Micha Rosenoer  427

Devin Rowe  404

Maggie Huyck  298

Thomas Brown  259

Andy Matkovich  174

In Poncha Springs, eight candidates were running for three open seats.  The three with the most votes were Tina Perri-Mundy, Leann Olson and Michael Coleman. 

Total Votes:

Tina Perri-Mundy  129

Leann Olson  128

Michael Coleman  125

Hunter Sydnor  110

Thane Good  80

Paul Brackmann  78

Nancy Compton  58

James Baker  52

Poncha Springs Mayor Ben Scanga ran for re-election unopposed. 

Both Buena Vista and Poncha Springs had the question of moving the municipal election from April to November to coincide with the county election.  Buena Vista voters approved that question 355 to 244. Poncha Springs approved moving the municipal election to November with a vote of 192 to 64.       

Dan R