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Gray vows strong leadership and decisive council

Kelowna mayor-elect Walter Gray reacts as election results are announced Saturday night. (Brady Strachan/CBC)
Incumbent Kelowna mayor Sharon Shepherd has been unseated by former mayor Walter Gray.

It was a bit like deja vu for the two civic polictians.

In 2003, Shepherd challenged Gray for the mayor's chair, and won.

Saturday Gray took back the seat by a very narrow margin, winning just 420 more votes than Shepherd's 13574 .

Mayor elect Walter Gray spoke with Daybreak host Chris Walker Monday morning, and promised to be a decisive leader for council.

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