ORONO – Despite the weather, hundreds of people still turned out to the polls in Orono Tuesday.
Elections were held for two town council spots and two school board spots.
Current council chair Cynthia Mehnert came out on top with 221 votes, followed by Meghan Gardner with 202 votes.
There were only two candidates running for the two school board positions taken by Jacob Eckert and Erin Ellis.
A total of 337 ballots were cast, the fourth lowest turnout in Orono’s past. The average is usually around 500 voters.