Amarillo Mayor Ginger Nelson was given a strong vote of confidence in her reelection bid on Saturday.

Nelson received over 10 thousand votes, challenger Claudette Smith earned more than four thousand and Kip Billups pick up 19 hundred.

Mayor Nelson spoke about the public’s decision and moving forward with positivity.


The Mayor said that she will tackle neighborhood and community improvements along with The Texas Tech Vet School and start the conversation on a new Civic Center right away.

Full Mayor Nelson interview