Several beach communities had elections Tuesday.
Voters re-elected Vice Mayor Denise Houseberg and tapped Lan Vaughan to join the Indian Rocks City Commission.
Indian Shores re-elected Michael Petruccelli and elected newcomer Ellen Bauer to its City Council.
Jim Rostek was elected Madeira Beach Mayor with 52% of the vote over Doug Andrews, the current Vice Mayor.
Redington Shores voters are sending Kenny Later packing from his District 3 City Commission seat.
Later lost to challenger Lisa Hendrickson, who earned 85% of the vote.
Treasure Island voters re-elected District 1 City Commissioner Deborah Lynn “Deb” Toth with 65% of the vote.
– Peter Schorsch, Florida Politics