Suthers had about 68 percent of the vote compared to about 32 percent for former Colorado Springs Mayor Mary Lou Makepeace.
- The city mailed 228,049 ballots for the runoff, slightly more than 227,911 mailed for the full election.Read more
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Former mayor Mary Lou Makepeace and former Attorney General John Suthers are squaring off in a runoff election on May 19 to decide the next mayor of Colorado Springs.
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The man has since received a job offer, and was put up in a hotel for a few nights.
The figure is essentially unchanged from the previous academic year, according to the Defense Department survey.
The southern Front Range city relies heavily on a shrinking military, so it's looking to diversify the local economy.