August 5, 2009
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Council president pro tem easily defeats Bennett
In what turned out to be the most lopsided race of the 2009 election, Cari Hermacinski defeated Kevin Bennett for a District 1 seat on the Steamboat Springs City Council. She won with 63.6 percent of the vote, 2,066 to 1,184.
Ads tout record of public votes; not all issues made it that far
City Council candidate Kevin Bennett, whose campaign ads cite the need for a public vote on Steamboat 700, said Monday that his council didn't seek a public vote on the adoption of the West of Steamboat Springs Area Plan in 1999 partly because the community wouldn't understand the plan's complexities.
Hermacinski settles on running for 2-year, at-large seat
Former City Council President Kevin Bennett confirmed Tuesday that he will run for a District 1 seat in this year's City Council election.