Maplewood resident Lisa Clancy soundly defeated incumbent Pat Dolan for the St. Louis County Council District 5 seat, winning more than 57 percent of the vote to Dolan’s 40 percent. Both were running as democrats.
Michael Burton had dropped out of the race but was still on the ballot. He took 6 percent.
Clancy posted her commitments when she announced her candidacy:
- Listen to the community
- Approach policy making with an equity lens
- Think and act regionally
- Focus on opportunity…for all
- Ensure responsible and ethical governance
The results are unofficial until certified.
Also seen on election day:
— Brian Kelly (@Brpkelly) August 7, 2018
Polling location after location after location. We’re going to keep going until 7:00. Come out and vote if you haven’t made it to the polls yet! pic.twitter.com/p3suft3RNL
— Mark Osmack (@mark_osmack) August 7, 2018