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Second Monroe Co. town schedules mayoral vote

A special election for mayor is scheduled for July 17th for the town of Gattman, making it the second Monroe County municipality to schedule a special election for mayor.

Mayor Paul Downey resigned earlier this month after he moved outside the city limits.

The board of aldermen this week set the July 17th special election with a June 27th qualifying deadline.

In Hatley, longtime mayor Jimmy Brown resigned in May.

Hatley's special election will be held June 26th.  

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