Election update, Measure B

Nov 19, 2020

November 19, 2020 — Current local election results have not been completely tallied yet, but a new batch of ballots has been freshly counted, bringing the percentage of counted votes up to just over 68%.
Maureen Mulheren and Glenn McGourty’s leads in the supervisorial races have grown over their opponents, Mari Rodin and Jon Kennedy, but in the Ukiah City Council race, Steve Scalmanini and Josefina Duenas have switched places. Duenas is now the second-highest vote getter, with 17.90%, while Scalmanini is third, with 16.99% Douglas Crane is still in the lead with 18.94%, but with two seats in the race, the top two contenders will win a seat on the council. 65.59% of In a previous election, the Measure B mental health sales tax measure passed three years ago this month. At yesterday’s Measure B Citizens’ Oversight Committee meeting, Commissioner Lloyd Weer reported that, at almost halfway to the five-year mark, the tax initiative’s revenues are close to projections.