West Wins Back Mayoral Seat

May 5, 2011 Maxim Alter 0

Jason West said the culture of his 2011 mayoral campaign could be described by his ringtone: “The Eye of the Tiger.” “It’s become our fight song,” he said. “We just had a lot of fun.” Facing off against three other candidates, West triumphed Tuesday night and captured his second non-consecutive term as Village of New Paltz mayor. Scoring a total of 381 votes, West beat out Deputy Mayor Jean […]

Dungan Not Running for Mayor

March 10, 2011 Maxim Alter 0

One thing is certain: New Paltz will have a new mayor come May. New Paltz Village Mayor Terry Dungan announced on Wednesday that he will not be running for a seat in the upcoming village elections and will instead concentrate on recovering from a stroke he had on Christmas Day. “I’m not going to be able to run for mayor,” Dungan said. “The recovery is going great and that is what I really have to […]