Election returns for city of Palestine races

Published on Saturday, 6 May 2017 21:11 - Written by

Complete, but unofficial election returns for Palestine Mayor, City Council District 2, 4, 6 and Proposition #1. 

Mayor:

Michael Sims:  43 votes for 3.72 percent 

Steve Presley:   786 votes for 67.99 percent  

Theresa Y. Hamilton-Roberts: 327 votes for 28.28 percent 

 

City Council District 2

Mitchell Jordan:  161 votes for 77.4 percent  

Tim Patel:  47 votes for 22.60 percent

 

City Council District 4

Quintin Cotton: 21 votes for 12.14 percent 

Kenneth Davidson: 56 votes for 32.37 percent  

Joe Baxter: 96 votes for 55.49 percent  

 

City Council District 6

Alex Patel: 57 votes for 22.89 percent 

Ann Connor: 192 votes for 77.11 percent

 

Proposition #1:

A proposition to redirect 0.125 percent (1/8 percent) of the current local sales and use tax currently used to reduce the property tax rate to a dedicated local sales tax used for maintenance and repair of municipal streets.

For: 733 votes for 74.80 percent 

Against: 247 votes for 25.20 percent