Vote 2021

Derek Shreve’s gamble paid off.

The HMI exec who was appointed to Town Council last year gave up that unexpired term, which has a year to go, to run for 1 of the 3 4-year terms on Town Council decided in Tuesday’s election.

Shreve garnered 54 votes to join incumbents Gary Smith and Duncan Hott, who each pulled 74 votes.

Shreve’s win knocked out 1-term councilman Carl Laitenberger. He pulled 45 votes along with challenger Lisa Hileman.

Mayor Beverly Keadle won re-election with 93 votes.

Bill Taylor took the 1-year term that Shreve vacated with 79 votes.

Results are unofficial.

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