SWEARING THE OATH - Left, Borough Clerk Marj Harris swears in Paul Reichert, Tim Cochran and Tom Cochran. Right, School Board President Darren Belisle reads the oath to Stuart Brown and Christine Ellis.
2009 Municipal Election • October 6, 2009
Updated October 8 after counting of absentee and questioned ballots by Canvass Board, and certified by the Skagway Borough Assembly on Oct. 10.
MAYOR - 3 year term
*Tom Cochran (i) 342
BOROUGH ASSEMBLY - two 3 year seats
*Tim Cochran 324
*David Hunz (i) 229
Allison Holtkamp (Write-In) 34
Other Write-ins 25
BOROUGH ASSEMBLY - 1 year seat
*Paul Reichert 204
Ed Fairbanks 136
Luke Rauscher 67
SCHOOL BOARD - two 3-year seats
*Chris Ellis (i) 335
*Stuart Brown 303
The machine counted 333 votes on Tuesday, Oct. 6. One other ballot was completed by personal representative and counted later by the Canvass Board on Oct. 8. The board also counted 78 absentee ballots that day. One questioned ballot was not counted. The official voter turnout was 412, or about 43 percent of Skagway's 960 registered voters.