|previous election||next election|
|Previous Mayor||Next Mayor|
|Former-Mayor - Republican||Joe Quimby - Democratic|
The Springfield Mayoral election of 1990 was likely when ousted Mayor Joe Quimby regained his office. This was most likely due to moderate unpopularity of the Former-Mayor. This would have allowed enough of the public to forget Quimby's past shortcomings and reelect him.