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Ord 37-2002 5/7/2002ORDINANCE NO. 37 -2002 ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS, TEXAS, CANVASSING THE RETURNS OF THE MUNICIPAL GENERAL ELECTION HELD IN THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS, TEXAS ON MAY 4, 2002; FINDING AND DETERMINING THAT THE MEETING AT WHICH THIS ORDINANCE WAS PASSED WAS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AS REQUIRED BY LAW. WHEREAS, the City Council of the City of Wichita Falls has heretofore called for a general election to be held in said City on May 4, 2002 to elect a Mayor, Councilor District 3, Councilor District 4, and Councilor District 5; and WHEREAS, the election officers who held said election have duly made the returns of the result thereof, and said returns have been duly delivered to said City Council; and WHEREAS, it is hereby officially found and determined that the meeting at which this Ordinance was passed was open to the public, and public notice of the time, place and purpose of said meeting was given, all as required by Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code; and WHEREAS, after canvassing the returns of said election, it was found to be duly and legally held in all respects, and that 12 , 901 voters voted in said election, and that votes were cast as follows: FOR MAYOR: Bill Altman J. W. Martin Jerry Lueck FOR COUNCILOR, DISTRICT 3: Mike Norrie COUNCILOR DISTRICT 4: Johnny Burns Larry Sanner COUNCILOR DISTRICT 5: Harold Hawkins Les Seipel received 5,165 votes. received 5,003 votes. received 2,607 votes. received 2,1181 votes. received 1 , 9 6 4 votes. received 1 , 3 5 5 votes. received 719 votes. received 3 7 9 votes. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS, TEXAS, THAT: SECTION 1. Said election was in all respects legally held in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas and the Charter and the Ordinances of the City of Wichita Falls. SECTION 2. The City Council officially finds, determines and declares the results of said election to be that Bill Altman was duly and legally elected Mayor; Mike Norrie was duly and legally elected Councilor District 3; Johnny Burns was duly and legally elected Councilor District 4, and Harold Hawkins was duly and legally elected Councilor District 5. SECTION 3. It is hereby officially found and determined that the meeting at which this Ordinance was passed was open to the public as required by law. PASSED AND APPROVED this the 7th day of May, 2002. FT F"o ATTEST. " City Clerk