Grohn beats Benson in Chattanooga council runoff

Grohn beats Benson in Chattanooga council runoff

April 9th, 2013 by Cliff Hightower in Local - Breaking News

Larry Grohn

Photo by John Rawlston/Times Free Press.

Larry Grohn, a retired educator, has beaten longtime Councilman Jack Benson in the District 4 runoff election tonight.

Grohn received 1,077 votes, while Benson accrued 692 votes. Benson has served on the council for 12 years.

Grohn will be sworn in as District 4 councilman on Monday.

For more information, read tomorrow's edition of the Times Free Press.