27th District

City Council District 27 race still not over
City Council District 27 race still not over
Politics Maggie Hayes 9/18/2013 at 3:10PM

The race for the City Council District 27 seat is not yet over. Sondra Peeden ran in the Democratic primary only to come in last place out of six candidates, according to unofficial results. After the tallies came in, Peeden switched gears. The full-time candidate is continuing the race, but on the Independence line. “I [...]

Daneek Miller declares victory in crowded Council District 27 primary
Daneek Miller declares victory in crowded Council District 27 primary
Politics Maggie Hayes 9/11/2013 at 1:42AM

Daneek Miller, union president and community advocate, declared victory as the newly elected city councilmember for the 27th District. The race, however, has yet to be officially decided. Attorney Clyde Vanel trails by nearly 400 votes with 98 percent of the precincts reporting, according to unofficial results, and he said it would “be crazy to [...]