Voters hit the polls to elect new Ventura City Council
Nine candidates were on the ballot running for four open City Council seats. Each seat carries a four-year term. Other candidates who ran for office were David Swaffar, Lorrie Brown, Paul Meehan and Brian Lee Rencher.
The official winners will be sworn in December 2, the same day the City Council will choose the next mayor.
There were eight people running for four seats on the Ventura City Council. Three were incumbents. The polls opened at 7 AM and closed at 8 PM although many people voted by mail. For final results log onto: http://www.cityofventura.net/