Cape May will be getting a new mayor. Edward Mahaney has been voted out as Mayor of the city on Tuesday night. Mahaney conceded the election shortly before 9:00pm. Chuck Lear will be the new mayor in Cape May. Early numbers also gave Patricia Hendricks with a lead in the race for a council seat. The final numbers gave Lear a 731-404 win; Hendricks a 548-520 lead over Zack Mullock, before absentee and provisional ballots have been tabulated.