The runoff Election Day for Place 3 is set for June 5. Early voting starts May 24. All registered voters can vote in the election, you did not need to vote in the May 1 election to vote in this election.
In Place 3, four candidates filed for the seat. Incumbent Katherine Reading garnered 45.21 percent of the vote during the May 1 election. Jimmy Stanford received 44.85 percent. In order to win the seat outright, the person with the highest number of votes would have had to earn 50 percent of the total vote, plus one.
The top two candidates will be the only options on the ballot for council place 3.
During the regularly scheduled city council meeting on Monday, May 17, 2021 Victoria Johnson (Place 1) and Dan McClendon (Place 5) will be sworn in.