Sugar Land elects a new mayor

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Sunday, June 12, 2016

SUGAR LAND (KTRK) -- Sugar Land Mayor-Elect, Joe Zimmerman won the runoff election with a 61% of the vote last night.

Zimmerman says he is looking forward to bringing his business experience to lead the City of Sugar Land as it continues to grow.

Zimmerman is a current council-member and former Chairman and member of the Planning & Zoning commission.

Sugar Land's current Mayor Jimmy Thompson, who is leaving office due to term limits, endorsed Zimmerman during the runoff.

More results available from the Fort Bend County Elections page.