Travis Mitchell elected Mayor of Kyle, unofficial results show


Travis Mitchell is the new mayor of the city of Kyle, according to final unofficial voting results.

Mitchell, who stepped down from his District 1 City Council seat to run for mayor, ended up with 59 percent of the vote, or 963 votes. Mitchell said Tuesday night that he did not expect to win by that margin having three other opponents.

“I took that (challenge) to heart and worked just as hard as I could to reach as many people as possible, and I think the results showed that the majority of Kyle is happy with the direction the city is going,” Mitchell said.

Dex Ellison will fill Mitchell’s seat District 1 seat after he snagged 54 percent of the vote, or 816 votes, over opponent Marco Pizana who earned 46 percent, or 704 votes.

Alex Villalobos won the District 4 seat with 56 percent of the vote, or 429 votes, beating out Tim R. McHutchion by 97 votes.



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