New Members Elected to Akron City Council - State and Federal Communications

November 8, 2023  •  

New Members Elected to Akron City Council

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All 13 Akron City Council seats were up for election on Tuesday.

Most incumbents will keep their seats, but some newcomers will join them.

Incumbents Linda Omobien and Jeff Fusco were selected for Akron City Council at-large seats, along with newcomer Eric Garrett, according to unofficial results from the Summit County Board of Elections.

As of this morning, Omobien received 29.44%, Fusco received 28.49%, and Garrett received 27.21% of the votes with all precincts reporting.

Most Ward races were unopposed, except Ward 9, where Tina Boyes defeated Republican Micah Townsend, 68.27% to 31.73% with all precincts reporting.

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