Beverly Hills News
Beverly Hills City Council Election Results
By Carmen Herrera
Mar 10, 2013 - 9:35:05 AM
BEVERLY HILLS—The final ballot results from the Beverly Hills City Council elections showed that both mayor William Brien and vice mayor John Mirisch have been re-elected to two of the three open seats for the City Council.
The elections took place on Tuesday, March 5, and final votes were tallied on Friday, March 7 indicating that Mirisch had the highest amount of votes with 2,837, followed by Brien with 2,621 votes.
With these wins, both Brien and Mirisch will serve on the City Council seats for a four-year term beginning this month through March 2017.
The third open seat was won by former mayor Nancy Krasne, who won by seven votes ahead of Brian Rosenstein in a close race for the final seat formerly held by Barry Brucker. The one seat available for City Treasurer was unanimously won by Eliot Finkel, who was the only incumbent running for the open position.
The new City Council will be inaugurated on Wednesday, March 27, with the mayor position being decided by the Council in a free ceremony open to the public. The ceremony will be taking place at the Academy for Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Beverly Hills at 6:30 p.m.
Regular city council meetings and study sessions are both held every first and third Tuesdays of each month at 7:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. for the latter at 455 North Rexford Drive, Beverly Hills, CA, 90210.
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