November 8, 2011
Only eight precincts were voting in the various elections thus the results were came in within about an hours time.
There were a total of 7541 registered voters in the 8 precincts with 286 voting absentee and 1826 using the voting machines on Tuesday. Voter turn-out was a miserable 27.64%.
Looking at the City of Plymouth Election, Mayor Mark Senter will serve the citizens as Mayor for another 4 years. Senter had 978 votes or 63.67% while his challenger Jim Vinall received 558 votes or 36.33% of the votes.
Incumbent, Mike Delp will serve another 4 years in the City Council At Large seat. Delp received 953 votes or 62.45% of the vote while his challenger, Matt Miller had 573 votes or 37.55% of the vote.
City Council District one is currently help by Chuck Ripley. After serving several terms Ripley decided not to run again so there will be a new face on the City Council. Republican Duane Culp received 110 votes or 55% of the vote while his challenger, Jeff Houin received 90 votes or 45% of the votes.
City Council District two will also have a new face since Democrat Don Gardner decided not to run again after serving two terms. Republican Don Ecker Jr. received 256 votes or 58.31% of the vote while the democrat, Tony Gamble received 183 votes or 41.32% of the votes.
Incumbent Wayne Smith, City Council District three will start his second term at the first of the year. Smith won with 215 votes or 51.68% while his challenger, Democrat Shiloh Foeseca received 201 votes or 48.32% of the votes.
There will be one more new face on the Plymouth City Council next year because republican Mark Neidig Jr. decided he would only serve one term, 4 years noting his commitment to his family and business. Republican Shawn Grobe won in District 4 with 281 votes or 58.91% while his challenger Ryan Ripley received 196 votes or 41.09% of the votes.
These unofficial results will remain until the Election Board makes them official in the next week to 10 days.