Rutland Re-elects Mayor Louras

By Amy Kolb Noyes

Voters in Rutland have elected Mayor Christopher Louras to a fourth term. The final vote was 2032 for Louras and 1611 for challenger David Allaire. Louras and Allaire are both Rutland natives and experienced politicians in the city. Rutland’s drug problem and related crime has been the top issue in the tight race.