Anthony, NM, Voters Decide to Incorporate
POSTED: Tuesday, January 5, 2010 - 11:12pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 3:26pm
ANTHONY, N.M. - Anthony residents have overwhelmingly
approved a measure that will turn the New Mexico community on the
state's border with Texas into an official city.
Some 410 voters, or 73 percent, favored incorporation, while 151
That's according to unofficial results from Dona Ana County
Clerk Lynn Ellins.
The totals include results from early voting and from ballots
cast on election day Tuesday.
Ellins says about 22 percent of the eligible voters turned out.