The Rome City Commission will have a different look after two newcomers were elected on Tuesday.
In Ward One; Jim Bojo and Mark Cochran were re-elected while Harry Brock defeated current mayor Sundai Stevenson and challenger Charles Love.
Harry Brock- 2,660
Jim Bojo (I)– 2,455
Marck Cochran – 2,012
Sundai Stevenson (I)– 1,820
Charles Love – 1,450
In Ward Three; Craig McDaniel and Bill Collins was re-elected while Wayne Robinson defeated current commissioner Bonny Askew.
Wayne Robinson – 2,708
Craig McDaniel (I)– 2,704
Bill Collins (I)– 1,969
Bonny Askew (I)– 1958
The top three vote getters in each ward win a seat.
Both Rome City and Floyd County citizens voted to approve a Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax.
Yes – 4,667
No – 3,596
In Cave Spring, Dennis Shoaf and Joyce Mink were elected to the Cave Spring City Council.