The unofficial results from the May 4, 2021 municipal election for Mayor are Chauncey Clark 424 votes, and Patrick M. O'Neil 681 votes. In the Council race, the results are Scott A. Millimet 686 votes, Justin P. Novak 720 votes, Kevin Pennington 409 votes, Tim Reese 418 votes and Gary Visser 688 votes. The Municipal Election Commission will meet on Thursday at 12:00pm in Town Hall located at 2056 Middle Street to certify the election results.
The Public Works Department works diligently to provide regular maintenance for the Island. Public Works is managed by the Fire Department and it is charged with assisting with the regular maintenance of public properties, like parks, beach paths and right-of-ways. The staff consists of one full-time supervisor, Scott Sanders, and three full-time maintenance workers. Seasonal and part-time employees are retained as needed.