8:35am

Mon March 9, 2009
WVAS Local

Mayoral Election in Montgomery Tuesday

Montgomery, Alabama – Montgomery residents head to the polls Tuesday for a special election to name its next Mayor.

The mayoral election is being held to fill the seat left vacant by Bobby Bright, who won a seat in Congress. Interim Mayor, Charles Jinright is not running for the post.

The six candidates for Mayor include: Michael Briddell, Willie Cook, Jon Dow, Jay King, Scott Simmons and Todd Strange.

Polls open at 7:00 a.m. Tuesday morning. WVAS will have election results when the polls close tomorrow night beginning in the 7 o'clock hour.