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Advisory: CITY OF SANTA ANA 2018 GENERAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION UNOFFICIAL RESULTS FOR MAYOR & COUNCIL MEMBERS AND CITY MEASURES

Santa Ana, CA – Based on unofficial results posted by the Orange County Registrar of Voters Office at 1:48 a.m., the following are the results thus far with an estimated 418,600 ballots left to count in the County of Orange and for various districts:

MAYORAL CANDIDATES

  • MIGUEL A. PULIDO 14,038 53.66%
  • SAL TINAJERO 12,122 46.34%
  • Under Votes: 2,538
  • Over Votes: 7

CITY COUNCIL, WARD 2 CANDIDATES

  • DAVID PENALOZA 7,143 28.52%
  • SANDRA PENA SARMIENTO 4,760 19.01%
  • MIGUEL “MIKE” GONZALEZ 3,996 15.95%
  • ALFONSO CEJA-VILLA 3,582 14.30%
  • PAUL GONZALES 3,389 13.53%
  • IRMA MACIAS 2,176 8.69%
  • Under Votes: 3,418
  • Over Votes: 241

CITY COUNCIL, WARD 4 CANDIDATES

  • ROMAN REYNA 13,232 53.01%
  • PHIL BACERRA 11,730 46.99%
  • Under Votes: 3,730
  • Over Votes: 13

CITY COUNCIL, WARD 6 CANDIDATES

  • CECILIA “CECI” IGLESIAS 10,068 40.09%
  • NELIDA MENDOZA 7,688 30.61%
  • MIRNA VELASQUEZ 7,359 29.30%
  • Under Votes: 3,566
  • Over Votes: 24

MEASURES

Measure X – Neighborhood Safety and Essential City Services (Sales Tax)

  • Yes 15,275 56.54%
  • No 11,740 43.46%
  • Under Votes: 1,690
  • Over Votes: 0

Measure Y – Marijuana Commercial Cannabis Business License Tax Measure

  • Yes 18,534 69.00%
  • No 8,327 31.00%
  • Under Votes: 1,842
  • Over Votes: 2

Measure Z – City Charter Modernization of Administrative Provisions

  • Yes 17,062 66.17%
  • No 8,723 33.83%
  • Under Votes: 2,918
  • Over Votes: 2

Measure AA – Require By-Ward Elections

  • Yes 16,342 63.26%
  • No 9,492 36.74%
  • Under Votes: 2,871
  • Over Votes: 0

*NOTE: “Under Vote” is registered if a voter chooses not to vote in that race while an “Over Vote” is recorded if a voter chooses to vote for more than one candidate when asked to only vote for one.

The candidates listed above were nominated by their respective Ward, but elected at-large. The top vote getter for each council seat will serve a four-year term and a two-year term for Mayor. The vote tally for the City’s Measures are also provided. The Orange County Registrar of Voters Office has up to 28 calendar days to certify the election results.

The newly elected and re-elected members are scheduled to be sworn in at a Special City Council Meeting on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 6 p.m. in the Council Chamber, 22 Civic Center Plaza, Santa Ana, CA.

Visit the Orange County Registrar of Voters website for voter turnout on other Orange County races and measures at: https://www.ocvote.com/fileadmin/live/gen2018/results.htm

For results on State Propositions and other State offices, visit http://vote.sos.ca.gov

For more information please contact the Santa Ana Clerk of the Council Office at (714) 647-6520, during regular business hours, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday and alternating Fridays.



By Editor

The New Santa Ana blog has been covering news, events and politics in Santa Ana since 2009.

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