10/08/13 - 4:21pm
The final ballots were reviewed Tuesday and numbers show voters re-elected Mayor Pat Porter to serve the City of Kenai.
Porter received 633 total votes, and candidate Bob Molloy came in at 600 for a 33-vote difference.
At the close of the Oct. 1 Election Day, Porter had a 32-vote lead on Molloy. The winner of the mayoral race came down to the review of absentee, electronic, questionable and personal representative ballots. Eighty of those votes were for Porter, and Molloy received 79.
Porter has served at Kenai mayor for three 3-year terms.