Pepper Pike Mayor Richard M. Bain will continue his position as the city’s mayor for another four years after running unopposed in the Nov. 5 election, according to final results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections.
Orange Village saw challengers Staci Adelman Vincent and Pradip Kamat and incumbent Brandon Duber win a majority of the votes for three, four-year spots on Orange Village Council, according to final, unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections.
Newcomer Emmitt R. Jolly and incumbent Jeff Isaacs received seats on the Shaker Heights Board of Education, according to final, unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections.
Election night in Woodmere saw one incumbent and three newcomers get voted onto the village’s council, unseating two incumbents, according to final, unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections’ website.
Incumbent Jeremy Aaron Zelwin took the single, four-year spot as Solon’s Ward 3 City Council member, defeating challenger John T. Scott, according to final, unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections.
South Euclid Mayor Georgine Welo retained her seat as the city’s mayor, with 2,834 votes (59.9%), according to final, unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections.
Incumbent Nancy E. Meany reclaimed her spot as Solon’s Ward 5 City Council member after beating challenger Peter Shanes for the single, four-year seat, according to final, unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections.
Mike Kline defeated Laura Pizmoht 724 to 334 to represent Willoughby Hills District 1 on Willoughby Hills City Council, according to final, unofficial results from the Lake County Board of Elections.
Orange Village voters selected incumbents Melanie Weltman and Beth Wilson-Fish to resume their Orange Board of Education seats according to final, unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections.
With 1,160 votes, Jillian DeLong won a three-way race for a single two-year seat on the Beachwood City School District School Board, garnering 34.5% of the ballot.
With voter turnout in Beachwood at 40%, some 3,777 of the city’s 9,434 eligible voters decided the city election – replacing Brian Linick with Mike Burkons on Beachwood City Council.
One candidate is running for mayor, five candidates are running for three seats on council, one candidate is running for an unexpired, two-year term on council, and three candidates are running for two seats on the Orange School Board in the Nov. 5 election.
Solon residents will have the opportunity to vote for its representatives in Wards 1, 3, 5 and 7, a proposed charter amendment, two zoning amendments and school board members in the Nov. 5 election.
South Euclid residents will have the opportunity to vote for a mayor, city council members, school board members and a proposed tax levy.
University Square, safety services and the Cedar and Taylor roads area are among the issues University Heights voters will be thinking about on Nov. 5.
With a little over a month left until election day, here’s a look at some of the races in the Nov. 5 election. Questionnaires were emailed to the candidates’ address on record with the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections and are profiled in alphabetical order. Some opted not to return the que…
Cleveland Heights residents will have a choice on the November ballot between keeping the city’s existing council-manager form of government and a government with an elected mayor – a potential change to the way the city has handled business since 1921.
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2017 Election Results
WASHINGTON — The big post-Election Day headline is the stunning Democratic sweep in Virginia’s gubernatorial and House elections, coupled with the predicted Democratic win of the governor’s mansion in New Jersey.
Incumbents Jason Stein, Michael Ungar and Melissa Yasinow were elected to serve on Cleveland Heights City Council Nov. 7 along with Mayor Cheryl Stephens. The four incumbents ran against newcomer Tas Nadas and write-in candidate Ray Douglas Wilson.
Incumbent South Euclid City Councilwoman Jane Goodman was re-elected Nov. 7, defeating challenger Lisa Longino. According to final, unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections, Goodman won 659 to 333, taking 66.4 percent of the vote to Longino’s 33.6 percent.
Incumbent Orange Village Board of Education member Jeff Leikin was re-elected and Deborah L. Kamat and Rebecca A. Boyle were elected for their first term to the board of education Nov. 7.
Mark Wiseman was re-elected to University Heights City Council at large Nov. 7, according to final, unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections.
Incumbents Robert P. Freed, Richard A. Leskovec, Jim Juliano and Scott Newell all will remain on Pepper Pike City Council for another term as the four candidates ran for four seats.
Rob Zimmerman will serve a fourth term on Shaker Heights City Council according to final, unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections Nov. 7.
Election Day likely signaled the beginning of a new era in Beachwood. At the end of the night on Nov. 7, City Council President Martin S. Horwitz had received more votes than incumbent Mayor Merle S. Gorden, who has served in that role since 1995.
Michael Dylan Brennan, an attorney who has never held elected office before, in a close race defeated Mayor Susan K. Infeld in University Heights on Nov. 7.
Melvin Jacobs’ time on Beachwood City Council is coming to an end after newcomer Eric K. Synenberg won his first four-year term and incumbents Alec Isaacson and James Pasch earned re-election on Nov. 7.