With 8 candidates vying for the Gainesville At-Large 1 city commission seat, most candidates were not able to gain enough support to move forward to the run-off. Realtor Donna Lutz finished fourth, but she is happy with the campaign she ran.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2012/01/Lutz6.mp3]
She says the one thing she would like to see change moving in to the run-off is more support from the public.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2012/01/Lutz10.mp3]
Realtor Darlene Pifalo may be out of the race with a third place finish, but WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith says she is not done with local politics.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2012/01/pifalowrap.mp3]
Dejeon Cain finished 7th tonight. He hopes the candidate who emerges as commissioner after the run-off will bring some direction to the city.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2012/01/Cain1.mp3]
James Ingle finished 5th in the race, Richard Selwach 6th and Mark Venzke 8th.