This Day in Dayton, 8 November

More election results:

On November 6, 2003, the vote was as follows:

  • Clerk-Treasurer: RON KOEHLER 152, LaDonna Snyder 87.
  • Ward 1: John Swick, unopposed
  • Ward 2: Paul Winstead, unopposed
  • Ward 3: Robert Bowman, unopposed
  • Two at-large seats: MICHAEL BOAS 167, MICHAEL HARRIS 127, won. Third candidate Max Brown 116 was narrowly defeated.

In 2011, the wards were reduced to two:

  • Clerk-Treasurer: Ron Koehler (I) 159
  • Ward 1: John Swick (I) 159
  • Ward 2: Michael Harris (I) 167
  • At Large: TAMMI NICE (I) 141, DAVID LEININGER (I) 132, and RONALD MERKEL (I) 120, won. Fourth candidate Michael Boas (I) 115 was narrowly defeated.

The most recent election was in 2015, when there was some confusion over the number of wards in the town. The current officials are:

  • Clerk-Treasurer: Lena Merkel
  • Ward 1: Ron Koehler
  • Ward 2: Tyrone Taylor
  • Ward 3: Michael Harris
  • At Large: Tammi Nice, Ashley Stevenson

(Journal and Courier: 8 and 9 November 1983, 6 November 2003, undated clipping [2011], 2 July 2015)

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