Charles Obeah Galvez Wins PUP Mayoral Seat in Punta Gorda

Charles Obeah Galvez Wins PUP Mayoral Seat in Punta Gorda

Meanwhile in the south, Charles Obeah Galvez, won the PUP mayoral seat for Punta Gorda.  The final numbers were presented by the PUP Deputy Secretary General, Collet Montejo.

Collet Montejo, PUP General Secretary: “At the end of the day we had 700 ballots that were cast. 7-0-0. Alright? That is… that’s a landmark number for Punta Gorda Town. For any convention. Garnering 247 votes is Carlos Obeah Galvez. Anthony Fuentes, 86 votes. Michael Chips Noreales, 211 votes and Gilbert Charles Selgado, 138 votes. So the mayoral candidate for the 2024 municipal election for the People’s United Party is Mr. Carlos Obeah Galvez. Councilor candidates. Mr. Neville Arzu got 341 votes. Miss Jareen Avila got 354 votes. Miss Indira Coleman got 360 votes. Mr. Malcolm Galvez got 375 votes. Mr. Ulysses Guy got 309 votes. Ms. Luana Hines got 357 votes. Ms. Mary Palacio got 378 votes. And Mr. Roberto Vires got 435 votes. So the six councilor candidates for the People’s United Party are, starting with the highest Mr. Roberto Vires, Miss Mary Palacio. Miss Luana Hines. Mr. Malcolm Galvez. Miss Indira Coleman and Miss Jareen Avila.”

Galvez was overwhelmed at the results, and gave a brief statement after the final count.

Carlos “Obeah” Galvez, PUP Mayoral Candidate: “We had for the first time I believe over 700 voters came out to support and rally for the candidate of their choice. Like they say, you put your trust in God and everything is possible. So I want to thank Almighty God first, secondly I want to thank the supporters, the voters that came out, members of the People’s United Party. Also, I want to thank the colleagues, those who ran. It’s a time that we must try to get the party together. We have to reunite and ensure that come 6th of March that we deliver a People’s United Party municipal team to serve this community.”

Municipal elections are slated for March 6, 2024.

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