1997 Raleigh mayoral election

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Raleigh mayoral election, 1997
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Candidate Venita Peyton Tom Fetzer
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 18,693 23,700
Percentage 40.48% 55.65%

Mayor before election

Tom Fetzer
Republican

Elected Mayor

Tom Fetzer
Republican

The Raleigh mayoral election of 1997 was held on October 7, 1997, to elect a Mayor of Raleigh, North Carolina. The election was non-partisan. It was won by Tom Fetzer, who stayed incumbent after beating Venita Peyton.

Results[edit]

1997 Raleigh mayoral election[1]
Candidate Votes %
Tom Fetzer 18,693 55.65
Venita Peyton 13,597 40.48
Robinson 385 0.01
Sessoms III 380 0.01
Stewart 318 0.01
Winterbottom 170 0.01
Write-ins 49 0.00
Voter turnout %

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Past Election Results". Wake County. October 7, 1997. Retrieved April 12, 2019.