Gardner Wins Mayor’s Race
City councilman Roger Gardner was successful in his bid to become mayor of Mountain View, winning the Nov. 25 General Election runoff 420-362 over incumbent Ron Sterling.
Sterling led a three-way race in the Nov. 4 General Election, drawing 424 votes to Gardner’s 360, and Curtis Decker’s 308.
Also decided in the runoff election was the Dist. 7 constable position, which was won by Jim Ed Cash over Tom Robertson, 146-130.
Winners of the General Election will take office Jan. 1.
From the Dec. 3 issue.