Recount will be conducted for Tell City mayoral race


Pictured: Chris Cail, Democrat (Left); Jim Adams, Republican (Right)

TELL CITY, Ind. (WEHT) – Tell City Mayor-elect Chris Cail is open to the idea of a recount in his race.

On Monday, incumbent Jim Adams filed a recanvass petition in the mayor’s race.

Election night totals show Cail winning by just two votes.

A date for the recount has not been set, but a judge is expected to appoint a three-person recount panel to review the votes.

The mayor- elect says he’s open to the recount idea, but says he’s looking forward to taking office in January.

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(This story was originally published on November 21, 2019)

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