Politics & Elections
Mon November 4, 2013
Council Bluffs Mayoral election Tuesday
Council Bluffs voters will go to the polls Tuesday to choose a new Mayor.
Polls are open Tuesday from 7am to 8pm. Council Bluffs voters have two Mayoral candidates to choose from. One is Matt Walsh, a current City Councilman and a banker in Omaha. Brent Siegrist is also running for Mayor. He’s a former Iowa State Representative and currently the executive director of the Iowa Area Education Agencies.
Walsh or Siegrist will succeed Tom Hanafan, who’s served for 25 years.
Council Bluffs has 38,807 registered voters, according to the Pottawattamie County Auditor's Office.