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Single vote decides race for mayor of Bangor

By Katie Shank, Senior Producer, KShank@wfmz.com
Published On: Nov 12 2013 04:06:25 PM CST
Updated On: Nov 12 2013 06:09:26 PM CST

The final votes have been tallied and the next mayor of Bangor has been chosen by a single vote.

EASTON, Pa. -

The final votes have been tallied and the next mayor of Bangor has been chosen by a single vote.

An official recount was held Tuesda morning at the Northampton County elections office in Easton, and Democrat Joe Capozzolo beat Republican Robert Rhodes by one vote.

Rhodes was also running for Bangor Borough Council. He won that seat by a handful of votes.