The winner of the mayoral elections in Mykolaiv, Oleksandr Senkevych, thanked Mykolaiv inhabitants for the credit of trust. Senkevych said that the result of the second round was a common achievement of all the citizens.
“Before congratulating us on the victory I would like to express my gratitude to each of you! I consider this result to be our common achievement! Mykolaiv has made its choice – the best turnout in Ukraine, open and democratic electoral process! Our victory in the second round is the result of hard work of many Mykolaiv residents who once again proved their unity. It is true that Mykolaiv knows how to surprise! Now I realize the great responsibility awaiting me. I was given a credit of trust, and I have absolutely no right to waste it. During the election campaign communicating with you I would commonly repeat that I was not striving for power, I am striving for changes.
All Mykolaiv residents need changes and they clearly stated this position. Now our main goal is to fulfill this requirement and make Mykolaiv the city where one wants to live, of which one can be proud and which one can love with his whole heart!” Oleksandr Senkevych appealed to the citizens.
We shall recall that today the Mykolaiv City Electoral Commission announced the official results of the second round of the mayoral elections in Mykolaiv, according to which, Oleksandr Senkevych won having polled 80,636 votes which is 54.90% of the total number of the voters.