John Suthers elected mayor of Colorado Springs

John Suthers is the next mayor of Colorado Springs. / Credit: Mike Duran

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — John Suthers will be the next mayor of Colorado Springs.

Former mayor Mary Lou Makepeace conceded the runoff election race to the former state attorney general Tuesday night. She congratulated Suthers on a well-run campaign.

The final unofficial election results show Suthers with 65,991 votes, and Makepeace with 31,666 votes. That’s 67.57 percent for Suthers, and 32.43 percent for Makepeace.

Final unofficial election results
Final unofficial election results

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