Gerlach wins again; Cierpiot elected to Missouri Senate

See other Kansas City area election results here

Marc LaVoie
November 08, 2017 - 6:21 am

City of Overland Park


There was no upset in the mayor's race for Overland Park. 

Carl Gerlach defeated his first challenger in more than 10 years, Charlotte O'Hara, by collecting 63 percent of the vote.

"We didn't run Muslims against Christians or Jewish, we ran an inclusive race because we all get along," Gerlach told his supporters Tuesday night. "We understand each other and we respect each other."

In the three-way race for Missouri District 8 Senate seat, Republican Mike Cierpiot won by receiving 50 percent of the vote. Democrat Hillary Shields collected 43 percent and the remaining seven percent voted for Independent Jacob Turk.  

You can see other Johnson County, Kansas results HERE.

Jackson County, Missouri election results are HERE.

Cass County, Missouri election results are HERE.

Wyandotte County, Kansas election results are HERE.

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