Riley Elected Mayor of Gates Mills
Incumbent Connie White did not seek re-election.
Connie White, mayor for the past eight years, did not seek re-election.
Riley, an attorney, has been a council member since 2002. In Tuesday's election, he defeated fellow Councilman Douglas Bletcher, owner and president of Ivy Garth Seeds & Plants, Inc.
Bletcher has served on council for almost six years, from 1990-1994 and 2010 to present.
The vote totals, according to final, unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections, were:
|Douglas Bletcher|| 520
|Shawn M. Riley|| 572