CLIO — The town of Clio has a new mayor.
Ben Petrone received 113 of the 204 votes.
Write-in candidates Gabriel David received 86 while David McCoy received two votes.
Turnout was low for the election. Of the 568 registered voters, only 204 ballots (35.92 percent) were cast.
The town council has four seats. Incumbents Cathy Helsel received 128 votes; Samuel McCollum, 138; Harley Thomas,141; and newcomer Kenneth Phillips, 117.
There were 18 write-in votes. They were for Joe Kinney, two; Isordo Peterkin, one; Eva McRae, one; Marilyn Rogers, one; Gabriel David, three; Bobbie Roller, one; Scheral Ivery, one; Brenda Van Winkle, one; Pearlie Thomas, two; Barbara Hubbard, one; Kenneth Phillips, one; Samuel McCollum, two; and not assigned, one.