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Pier and Midtown could be key in St. Pete mayoral election listen

11/05/13 Janelle Irwin
WMNF Drive-Time News Tuesday
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Tags: Rick Kriseman, Bill Foster, Darden Rice, Carolyn Fries, Karl Nurse, Sharon Russ, Amy Foster, Steve Galvin, Jim Kennedy, Lorraine Margeson, St. Petersburg election


Voters in St. Petersburg are deciding Tuesday whether to let Mayor Bill Foster keep his job or replace him with Rick Kriseman. People casting their ballots this morning are predicting a close race.

Dueling signs lined the road in front of the Coliseum in downtown St. Petersburg silently willing voters to choose either incumbent Mayor Bill Foster or his opponent, former Democratic state lawmaker Rick Kriseman. For Foster supporters like Marcus Martin, the choice came down to the MayorÂ’s acc...

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