WIUM Local
8:55 am
Wed October 7, 2009

Election - Burlington City Council Primary

Burlington, IA – The field is set in the race for three open seats on the Burlington City Council. Each seat carries a four-year term.

11 candidates entered the Oct. 6 primary. The top 6 vote-getters move on to the Nov. 3 general election.

Voter turnout was 10.21%

Unofficial Results (before canvassing)
Robert Fleming - 1133 votes - 22.07%
Jim Davidson (incumbent) - 856 votes - 16.68%
Tim Scott (incumbent) - 771 votes - 15.02%
Dick Palmer - 570 votes - 11.10%
Garry Thomas (incumbent) - 522 votes - 10.17%
Christopher Reed - 498 votes - 9.70%

Jason Smith - 254 votes - 4.95%
Tracey Watts - 183 votes - 3.57%
Mary Baker - 157 votes - 3.06%
Al Sparks - 130 votes - 2.53%
Bradley Bourn - 40 votes - 0.78%
Write-Ins - 19 votes - 0.37%