Franklin BOMA election results stand following hand recount

The Franklin Board of Mayor and Aldermen election was held Oct. 26.  (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
The Franklin Board of Mayor and Aldermen election was held Oct. 26. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

The Franklin Board of Mayor and Aldermen election was held Oct. 26. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Following an hourslong hand recount of votes, Williamson County election officials announced Oct. 27 the results from the Franklin Board of Mayor and Aldermen Oct. 26 election remain unchanged.

Officials received approval from Secretary of State Tre Hargett to conduct a hand recount following reports of software issues. The recount took approximately nine hours, according to election officials.

The slimmest margin was in Ward 3, where 25 votes separated candidates Jason Potts and Michelle Sutton; however, the recount did not find any deviation in votes for that race.

The results of the recount are as follows.

Ward 2:

Matt Brown: 46.34%

Tina Pierret: 20.85%

Angela Hubbard: 17.54%

Mike Vaughn: 15.27%

Ward 3:

Jason Potts: 49.17%

Michelle Sutton: 48.04%

Samantha DeGrasse: 2.79%

Ward 4:

Patrick Baggett: 72.84%

Elizabeth Wanczak: 27.16%

At large:

Gabrielle Hanson: 38.91%

Alan Simms: 29.07%

John E. Haynes: 23.71%

Bhavani Kumar Muvvala: 8.31%


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