COMMISSIONERS, COUNCIL, BOARD OF ED MEMBERS ELECTED

The next Board of Allegany County Commissioners will consist of incumbents Dave Caporale and Creade Brodie, along with newcomer Bill Atkinson. They were the top three candidates with the most votes in yesterday’s General Election. Richard “Rock” Cioni received the most number of votes in the City Council race, with just over 34 per cent of votes cast. Jim Furstenberg is the newcomer to the council; he defeated incumbent Joe George by an approximate 6 percentage points. Incumbents David Bohn and Bob Farrell were re-elected to the Allegany County Board of Education, and will be joined by Lori Lepley. Bohn received nearly 12 per cent of the vote; Farrell, nearly 20 per cent, and Ms.Lepley received nearly 18 per cent of the vote.