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Murphy council election results

by | May 6, 2023 | Latest

Unofficial final returns in the Saturday, May 6, election show voters favored Place 3 Murphy City Councilman Andrew Chase with 562 votes, 52.13% of 1,078 votes cast, compared with 516 votes, 47.87% for challenger W. Scott Smith.

In Place 5, challenger Laura Deel outpolled incumbent Councilmember Sarah Fincanon, 655-466 or 58.43% to 41.57% of 1,121 votes cast.

Mayor Scott Bradley was not opposed and was re-elected with 1,048 votes cast.

Murphy voters also favored Proposition A to re-authorize one-fourth of 1% of the local sales and use tax (0.25%) for maintenance and repair of local streets and sidewalks, 951-277 of 1,228 votes cast, or 77.44% to 22.56%.

Results are not official until votes are canvassed.


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