Belock, Posthuma advance in Cheney
Last updated 8/3/2021 at 9:33pm
CHENEY — According to the initial results of the Aug. 3 Primary Elections, Mark Posthuma and Jacquelyn Belock will progress to the general election for City Council Position No. 3.
Belock accumulated 37% of the vote with 332 ballots and Posthuma captured 27% with 239 votes.
When reached by phone, Belock expressed shock and excitement over the current results. In a follow up email, she wrote: “I want to thank everyone who turned out to support our campaign during the primary. We still have a long road ahead till November but I know together we can do it. I am excited for the next 90 days.”
Posthuma could not be reached for comment.
The final voting figures are subject to change as late ballets are confirmed and tallied over the following days.
The final elections will be held in November.
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