PETAL, Miss. (WDAM) - Petal residents elected a new alderman-at-large Monday during a runoff election that had been delayed due to COVID-19.
Mike Lott will be the new alderman, receiving 431 votes to Andrew Brickson’s 373 votes.
Lott will fill the vacant seat of former alderman-at-large William King, who retired.
All three city precincts, Calvary Baptist Church, the Petal Civic Center and the Petal Masonic Lodge, were open for the election.