2015 Raleigh mayoral election

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Raleigh mayoral election, 2015
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Candidate Nancy McFarlane Robert Weltzin
Party Independent Republican
Popular vote 26,911 9,137
Percentage 74.35% 25.24%

Mayor before election

Nancy McFarlane

Elected Mayor

Nancy McFarlane

The biennial election for the Mayor of Raleigh, North Carolina was held on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. The election was nonpartisan. Incumbent Mayor Nancy McFarlane won a third term in office.[1][2]


  • Nancy McFarlane, Mayor since 2011, former City Council member
  • Dr. Robert "Bob" Weltzin, chiropractor and candidate for Mayor in 2013[3]


2015 Raleigh mayoral election - Unofficial results[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
No party on ballot[5] Nancy McFarlane 26,677 74.36 +2
No party on ballot[6] Robert Weltzin 9,053 25.23
Other Write-ins 147 0.41
Turnout 42,103


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