4 win seats at Trailer Estates

MANATEE — Voters in the Trailer Estates Park and Recreation District cast their ballots Tuesday to select four trustees from an eight candidate field. The four will serve two-year terms.

According to the Manatee County Supervisor of Elections, unofficial results showed the winners are Pamela J. Cole with 949 votes, Joseph Salerno with 783 votes, Jim McIlveen with 756 votes, and Ken Ilg with 701 votes.

The other four candidates were John W. White with 300 votes, Bruce W. Smith with 234 votes, Bev Lew with 179 votes, and Benjamin H. LaFar with 76 votes.

A total of 3,978 voters cast ballots.

Trailer Estates’ board works with an annual budget of about $1 million, according to Herald archives.