East New Market Mayor Speaks

East New Market Mayor Caroline Cline testifies at a solar facility hearing in December 2020.

EAST NEW MARKET — East New Market’s mayor won her 10th term, and voters selected three commissioners in the town election on Tuesday, May 11, in the Dorchester County municipality.

Caroline Cline received 22 votes to challenger Jessica Gambrill’s 15 votes.

Commission candidate Valencia Stagg recieved the most votes with 26. During the meeting that followed the balloting, Stagg requested and received the seat with the partial, two-year term to fill a seat that had been vacated.

East New Market Town Office

East New Market's Town Office is located at 2 Railroad Avenue in the heart of the Dorchester County municipality.

The two full, four-year terms were won by incumbent Gordon Heck and Sam Yockey, who each received 23 votes.

The fourth candidate, Rebecca Saunders, received 19 votes.

Cline, Stagg, Heck and Yockey took office immediately.

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