The dialogue with the community was effective with two forums and published interviews.
This election seemed to be framed around progress and preservation.
Incumbent Mayor Sellers was unopposed and was elected with 421 votes.
We have one new Town Council member.
Challenger David Harwood was elected with 308 votes.
Incumbent Albert Yount was elected with 215 votes
Challenger Ray Pickett received 167 votes
Incumbent Jim Steele received 156 votes.
Thank you to all of our candidates who ran for office. You demonstrated a love of Blowing Rock and commitment to serve the community. We especially wish to thank Jim Steele for the many years of service to our community.