ERIE, Colo. (CBS4) – The results are in for the highly-contested election in Erie where voters elected their new mayor.

Jennifer Carroll (credit: Jennifer Carroll for Erie Mayor Facebook)

Jennifer Carroll won Tuesday night following a weeks-long controversial race.

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Residents who spoke with CBS4 say they’ve never seen an election so nasty.

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Carroll campaigned for more local control over the town’s oil and gas operations.

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Voters also elected town trustees who favor more regulation.