Stuart Craig Lowe, better known as Craig Lowe, (born July 18, 1957) is an American politician and former Mayor of Gainesville, Florida. After winning a runoff election on April 13, 2010, by a margin of 42 votes (which held through an automatic recount) Lowe became Mayor-elect of Gainesville. He was sworn in on May 20, 2010, becoming the first openly gay Mayor of the city. He lost his bid for re-election on April 16, 2013 to former city councilman Ed Braddy after being arrested for a DUI during the campaign.

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  • Stuart Craig Lowe, better known as Craig Lowe, (born July 18, 1957) is an American politician and former Mayor of Gainesville, Florida. After winning a runoff election on April 13, 2010, by a margin of 42 votes (which held through an automatic recount) Lowe became Mayor-elect of Gainesville. He was sworn in on May 20, 2010, becoming the first openly gay Mayor of the city. He lost his bid for re-election on April 16, 2013 to former city councilman Ed Braddy after being arrested for a DUI during the campaign. He was first elected to the Gainesville City Commission to fill the newly created District IV seat for a one-year term in April 2003 and served through his third consecutive term and second full (3-year) term until being sworn in as Mayor. Mayor Lowe also served as Chair of the Gainesville City Commission’s Equal Opportunity Committee, a member of the Regional Utilities, Community Development, and Countywide Visioning & Planning committees as well as the local Community Redevelopment Agency, the Gainesville/Alachua County Metropolitan Transportation Planning Organization and the Alachua County Library Governing Board. Lowe was a member of the Mayors Against Illegal Guns Coalition, an organization formed in 2006 and co-chaired by New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg and Boston mayor Thomas Menino. (en)
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  • 1957-07-18 (xsd:date)
  • 1957-7-18
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  • City Commissioner from
  • Mayor ofGainesville
  • GainesvilleDistrict IV
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  • Pat Fitzpatrick
  • Pete Johnson
  • Brad Guy
  • Craig Lowe
  • Don Marsh
  • Donald Shepherd, Sr.
  • Ed Braddy
  • Mark Venzke
  • Monica Leadon Cooper
  • Ozzy Angulo
  • Richard Selwach
  • Scherwin L. Henry
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  • Craig Lowe views a screen showing live poll results in the 2010 mayoral race at the Supervisor of Elections Office in Gainesville, FL.
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  • 28.82
  • +8.76%
  • +10.04%
  • +16.30%
  • +20.70%
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  • 1.51
  • 79.31
  • 6.49
  • 17.05
  • 38.42
  • 40.13
  • 10.27
  • 4.35
  • 50.17
  • 49.51
  • 54.72
  • 10.42
  • 36.52
  • 49.83
  • 24.89
  • 50.49
  • 0.439
  • 1.061
  • 29.13
  • 45.28
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  • New Office
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  • Randy Wells
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  • 2003-05-22 (xsd:date)
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  • 128 (xsd:integer)
  • 136 (xsd:integer)
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  • American mayor (en)
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  • Stuart Craig Lowe, better known as Craig Lowe, (born July 18, 1957) is an American politician and former Mayor of Gainesville, Florida. After winning a runoff election on April 13, 2010, by a margin of 42 votes (which held through an automatic recount) Lowe became Mayor-elect of Gainesville. He was sworn in on May 20, 2010, becoming the first openly gay Mayor of the city. He lost his bid for re-election on April 16, 2013 to former city councilman Ed Braddy after being arrested for a DUI during the campaign. (en)
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