Resolution 45-00 Canvassing Election Results
WHEREAS, at the Municipal Primary Election of the City of Mountain Iron, County of St. Louis, State of Minnesota, held in the City of Mountain Iron, Minnesota on September 12, 2000, and being the place where it was directed to be held by the City Council after giving due notice thereof as provided by law, and;
WHEREAS, eight qualified voters of said City to act as judges of said Municipal Primary Election, each of whom has within the time limit subscribed by law, been designated and appointed by the City Council to act as judges of the election. And, each of whom being present at the designated hour and each of whom duly took and subscribed an oath to faithfully discharge the duties required of them at such election. The judges being duly qualified, forthwith opened the polls by proclamation at 7:00 a.m. and the election proceeded by ballot without adjournment or intermission until closed at 8:00 p.m., and;
WHEREAS, the subjects voted at such election, as stated in notice thereof, were to vote for two (2) Councilors, to allow the four candidates with the highest votes to proceed to the General Election, and;
WHEREAS, at 8:00 p.m., in the evening of said day, the polls were closed, proclamation thereof, having been made by one of the judges in each of the two precincts, and;
WHEREAS, upon the closing of the polls, the judges then proceeded to publicly tabulate the count and canvass the votes and a true statement thereof was duly proclaimed to the voters as follows:
COUNCILOR NUMBER OF VOTES RECEIVED
Dale Irish 207
Allen W. Nelson 237
Joe Prebeg, Jr. 429
Curt Piri 258
Ed Roskoski 320
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the City Council of the City of Mountain Iron, Minnesota, that they do hereby accept the foregoing as a true statement of the results of tabulating and canvassing of votes by ballot, at said Municipal Primary Election held on Tuesday, September 12, 2000, and do hereby state that the following individuals be placed on the ballot for the Municipal General Election on November 7, 2000 for election to the Office of City Councilor for a four (4) year term:
Joe Prebeg, Jr.
Allen W. Nelson
DULY ADOPTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL THIS 13TH DAY OF SEPTEMBER 2000.