District 2 City Councilor Cesar Stewart-Morales won re-election Tuesday for a second term over challenger Jacob Binnall. 1,057 votes to 677. Stwart-Morales won handily in both Precinct 3 (490-254) and 5 (567-423), according to unofficial results released by the City Clerk’s office Tuesday night.
“I am very grateful for your support, campaign contributions, calls, door-knocking and of course, for your votes!,” he said in an emailed statement. “I am focused on working with the newly elected and re-elected officials to make sure that District 2 voices are heard in the Memorial Building. Please reach out anytime and you will be hearing more from me soon!”
39% of registered voters turned out in Precinct 5, second-highest in the city after Precinct 4’s 42%. 32% voted in Precinct 3. The city-wide average was 31%.