Alejandra Gutierrez (courtesy photo)
By edhat staff
The final results are in for Santa Barbara City Council seats and Alejandra Gutierrez secured a win over incumbent Jason Dominguez.
The final tally was released on Thursday confirming Gutierrez secured her District 1 seat with just 8 votes over Dominguez. Gutierrez received 963 votes with Dominguez receiving 955, Cruzito Cruz received 100 votes.
Mike Jordan won by a sizeable lead for the District 2 seat out of four other candidates with 36.92% for 1,509 votes. Brian Campbell came in second with 27.6% for 1,128 votes.
The City of Santa Barbara contracted with the Los Angeles County Elections office to provide the tally and canvas of returned ballots. The ballot tally took place in Norwalk at the Los Angeles County offices which caused the delay in results.
November 9, 2019: Update to Unofficial Election Night Results